CanLit quiz: How well do you know your first lines?


If an opening line is good enough, it can hook the reader for the whole novel. Some authors go for the short and snappy, some go for long and powerful, and some aim for shock value. We're spending some time exploring strong beginnings, and we thought we'd see how many have stuck with you.

Take our quiz to see how well you know the opening lines from some of the great Canadian novels.

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