publication date: Wednesday, May 13, 2009 (part of Round XXXIX)

category: Literature

clue: This Liverpudlian almost enjoys reading poetry more than writing it.

explanation: Reading was a poet born in Liverpool. more…

solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Samir Mehta, Justin Woods, LaVonne Lemler, Chris Lemler, Joanna Woods, and Richard Slominsky

Monopoly Week This goo was part of Monopoly Week.



Similar Goos

Albert Schweitzer

He was a physician, a philosopher, a teacher, a composer, and a humanitarian, but he never did learn to pilot the Mars Rover. Go »

Ross Macdonald

This Canadian author hit the bullseye with his novels about the seedy side of Santa Barbara. Go »

Jack Potter

Neither rain, nor sleet, nor even snow will stop him from getting you your mail, unless of course you don't have the $$ for it... Go »

Hunter S. Thompson

Don't be afraid to hate this writer even if he does set Garry Trudeau on fire. Go »

Edward Stratemeyer

The Bobbsey twins and the taser have this man in common. Can you solve the mystery? Go »

Paul Giamatti

Jefferson lives, and so does this goo's career. If only Mr. Rose were so lucky. Go »