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The comprehensive detective novels quiz

Detective novels have long been one of our favorite books genres, keeping us on the edge of our seats with endless plot twists and clever villains. But how well do you really know your detective novels? We've put together a quiz covering some of the classics to see how closely you've been paying attention.

- Megan WassonMonitor contributor

1. Who commits the murders in Edgar Allen Poe's "The Murders in the Rue Morgue?"

An orangutan.

An orangutan.

An orangutan.

An orangutan.

Who is the murderer?

A sailor.


A doctor.


An orangutan.


A gorilla.

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