Famous opening lines: Take our literature quiz

How many of these these memorable first lines can you match to the novels they come from?

2. Which novel begins with this line: "It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Light, it was the season of Darkness, it was the spring of hope, it was the winter of despair"?

This classic Dickens novel is set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution.

This classic Dickens novel is set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution.

This classic Dickens novel is set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution.

This classic Dickens novel is set in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution.

"War and Peace" by Leo Tolstoy

 

"A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens

 

"The Last of the Mochians" by James Fenimore Cooper

 

"Lord of the Flies" by William Golding

 
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