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The Really Really Difficult NY Times Best Seller Quiz

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Some consider making the NY Times Best Seller List an author's defining moment of having made it. However, many works reach this peak only to fall back toward obscurity.

How many of these once famous, former multi-week NY Times Best sellers can you identify from their short plot synopses?

Note: For what it's worth... All of the wrong answers also made the NY Times best sellers list for multiple weeks as well.

Given the difficulty of this quiz, I consider any scores over three are worthy of boasting about!

Four men kidnap and rape a young actress but she eventually triumphs over them by using her wits.

Our Gang by Philip Roth The Gabriel Hounds by Mary Stewart By Love Possessed by James Gould Cozzens Fan Club by Irving Wallace


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