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Question 1: Penelope Low was born in ________ in 1933.
KinshasaAlgiersEgyptCairo

Question 2: She is a Fellow of the ________, and was awarded the OBE in 1989 and the CBE in 2001.
Peter Carey (novelist)Royal Society of LiteratureRuth Prawer JhabvalaSalman Rushdie

Question 3: The Road to Lichfield (1977, shortlisted for the ________)
Michael OndaatjeAnne EnrightMan Booker PrizePeter Carey (novelist)

Question 4: According to Mark (1984, shortlisted for the ________)
Peter Carey (novelist)Michael OndaatjeAnne EnrightMan Booker Prize

Question 5: In addition to writing novels and short stories, Penelope Lively has also written ________ and television scripts, presented a radio programme and contributed reviews and articles to various newspapers and journals.
Amateur radioRadio broadcastingRadioMicrowave

Question 6:
Penelope Lively CBE, ________ (born March 17, 1933) is a prolific, popular and critically acclaimed author of fiction for both children and adults.
Royal Society of LiteratureSalman RushdiePeter Carey (novelist)Ruth Prawer Jhabvala

Question 7: She spent her early childhood in ________, before being sent to boarding school in England at the age of twelve.
MoroccoCyprusSyriaEgypt

Question 8: Her first novel for adults, The Road to Lichfield, was published in 1977 and made the shortlist for the ________.
Peter Carey (novelist)Michael OndaatjeAnne EnrightMan Booker Prize

Question 9: She has been shortlisted three times for the ________, winning once for Moon Tiger in 1987.
Man Booker PrizeMichael OndaatjeAnne EnrightPeter Carey (novelist)







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