Each of the
sets of words actually represents a famous book.
1) Bode, Rye,
Mow, Grade, Shuns, Pecked.
Hurt, Tier, Hours, Bar
4) Wren, He,
Fore, Hick, Knew, Wrest, Oft, Chilled
5) Ma, Bead,
King, Board, Tequila
Now, you will notice that from each set of words there is one word left over once we’ve unscrambled each set.
Those words are
These should be rearranged thusly: MOW BEAD HICK RYE TIER or MOBY DICK WRITER.
The author of Moby Dick was HERMAN MELVILLE. He is the subject of the dissertation.