POPSUGAR Love Books Famous Pen Names The Name Game: Match the Nom de Plume to the Author! by Annie Gabillet 11/12/10 2 Shares Like us on Facebook Sign up for our daily newsletter > Nom de plume, pen names, pseudonym — author aliases go by various labels. For National Novel Writing Month, let's play a little trivia! See if you can match the made-up identity to the author's legal name. And don't forget to check out our Guess Who's a Celebrity Author game. Source: Flickr User Tom Banwell The Name Game: Match the Nom de Plume to the Author! Which author's real name is Joanne Murray? Judy Blume J.K. Rowling Candace Bushnell Erica Jong Jane Austen sometimes used which pen name? "A Lady" Ellis Bell J.A. Miss Austen Who used the pen name "George Elliot" ? Mary Ann Evans Thomas Jefferson Emily Dickinson Benjamin Franklin Who used the pen name Richard Bachman so people wouldn't know how many books he/she writes? Danielle Steele Stephen King Stephenie Meyers James Patterson What was Mark Twain's real name? Samuel Clemens Daniel Handler Eric Arthur Blair Progress Read More National Novel Writing MonthNamesTriviaQuizBooks Books 59 Things Only True Book-Lovers Understand The Prettiest Harry Potter Book Covers in All the Universe 25 Feel-Good Books That Will Boost Your Mood Read 'Em and Weep! 49 Tattoos Inspired by Famous Books POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests. Get inspired with our daily newsletter Tech Home DIY Vegetarian Food Love and Sex Sign up with By signing up, I agree to the Terms and to receive emails from POPSUGAR. amber512 4 years lol, the only one I got right was the one I knew for sure! I'm sure I learned Mark Twain's real name when I was a kid and have just never forgotten it!