Famous opening lines: Take our literature quiz
The opening line is the hook that draws you in – and some authors have created unforgettable ones. How many of these these memorable first lines can you match to the novels they come from?
1. Which novel begins with this line: "Call me Ishmael"?
"Moby Dick" by Herman Melville
"One Thousand and One Nights"
"Ishmael" by Daniel Quinn
"The Satanic Verses" by Salman Rushdie