100 best novels quiz How many of Modern Library’s hundred best novels of the 20th century can you name if you’re given the names of the authors? Fine out here. I was doing okay until I got to Samuel Butler. . 4 June 2009 In literature ← Previous post Next post → 1 Comment Nancy 6 June 2009 What a great quiz! I did OK but what tripped me up was my spelling/typing. I knew the names of a lot of the novels but because I was trying to type fast, I made more spelling mistakes and therefore, had a lower count. The comments are interesting as well – what people think should have been included vs left out.