Part Twenty •
96. What message does Charlotte weave into her spiderweb?
Watch your cholesterol
97. The famous Shakespeare and Company bookstore in Paris was owned by
Anne Rivers Siddons
98. Who is Bunbury?
An unscrupulous attorney
A shipwrecked sailor
A portrait painter
An imaginary invalid
99. Byron’s “natural” (read: illegitimate) daughter was named
100. What relation is Elspeth Huxley to Aldous Huxley?
Cousin by marriage
They’re not related
Answers appear at the bottom of the following page.
Answers to Part Nineteen
92. In 2007, Rowling told a packed Carnegie Hall, “I always thought of Dumbledore as gay.” Following a stunned silence, the audience gave her a lengthy ovation.
93. Fear of Flying launched Erica Jong’s literary career with a bang.
94. All of the above. The unexpected, amazing, elusive Mrs. P is a woman of many parts.
95. Blues, his favorite music. Selections included “Do Nothing Till You Hear from Me,” played by pianist Randy Weston.