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Kate Grenville: Quiz


Question 1: Two of her novels have been made into films: Dreamhouse, filmed as Traps (1994) and Lilian's Story (1995) which starred ________, as the young Lilian, and Ruth Cracknell, as the older Lilian.
Sarah Jessica ParkerHelen HuntMary-Louise ParkerToni Collette

Question 2: 2006 – New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards, Christina Stead Prize for fiction for ________
Thomas KeneallyThe Secret RiverPeter Carey (novelist)Miles Franklin Award

Question 3: [1] After completing her undergraduate degree at the ________, she worked in the film industry, mostly editing documentaries at Film Australia.
University of SydneyUniversity of New South WalesUniversity of MelbourneAustralian National University

Question 4: Henderson, Gerard (2008) "A career upon life's pendulum: Ken Gee, 1915-2008" (Obituary) in ________, 2008-03-19, p.
The AgeFairfax MediaThe Sydney Morning HeraldIllawarra Mercury

Question 5: Podcast of Kate Grenville discussing The Secret River on the BBC's ________
World Book ClubMan Booker PrizeOrange Prize for FictionSalman Rushdie

Question 6: She holds degrees from the ________, University of Colorado, and University of Technology, Sydney.
Australian National UniversityUniversity of SydneyUniversity of New South WalesUniversity of Melbourne

Question 7: 2006 – Commonwealth Writers' Prize for her novel ________
The Secret RiverPeter Carey (novelist)Miles Franklin AwardThomas Keneally

Question 8: 2006 – New South Wales Premier's Literary Awards, Community Relations Commission Award for ________
Peter Carey (novelist)The Secret RiverThomas KeneallyMiles Franklin Award

Question 9: 2001 – ________ for The Idea of Perfection
Man Booker PrizeOrange Prize for FictionCosta Book AwardsOn Beauty

Question 10: She returned to Australia in 1983[2] and became a sub-editor at ________ in the subtitling department.
SBS World News ChannelTelevision broadcasting in AustraliaSpecial Broadcasting ServiceSBS One


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