Literature Quizzes

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Which Hogwarts House?
If the Sorting Hat were a character in Harry Potter, who would figure out what house he belonged in?
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Book Title Pictograms

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Mononymic Authors
Editor Pick
Pick the mononymic authors when given one of their works.
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ASoIaF Characters by House
These family reunions must be super tense.
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'A' Author Sort
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Pick the authors of these 25 literary works whose authors all start with the letter 'A'.
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3 Literature Threesomes
Only nine answers but ten times more fun than reading.
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Find Five: Brit Lit
If you're not confident in your British literature, this quiz might be a Comedy of Errors for you.
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Author Picture Click
Editor Pick
Can you correctly identify each of these authors?
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5-Star Literary Characters
Editor Pick
Match the literary characters to the book in which they appear.
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A Feast for Crows POV Characters
Only Cersei wants this many chapters about her.
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First Novels' First Sentences
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Pick the writer given the first sentence of their first published novel.
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Fictional Characters by Description IV
"Orphaned, bespectacled student wizard with a lightning-bolt-shaped forehead scar", obviously that is Victor Frankenstein.
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Shakespeare Settings on a Map
Editor Pick
Can you click on the map where each Shakespeare play is set? If a play is set in more than one country, the country which features more in the play is the correct answer.
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Clickable Things in Goodnight Moon
We heard 'Goodnight Sporcle' just missed the cut.
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Shakespeare Title Characters by Death
In Shakespeare, it seems like everyone dies, it's just a matter of how you go.
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Male Authors Picture Click
Editor Pick
Can you correctly identify each author?
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No Hint Sorting Gallery: Literature
It's like a mystery, in quiz form.
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Authors' 3-2-1 Word Titled Books
Editor Pick
Can you find the words that make up a 3-word, 2-word, and 1-word title by each given author**?
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Two Word Book Titles A-Z
'Two Word Books' would be a much different quiz.
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'A' Books by Opening Lines
The start of the alphabet meets the start of these books.
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'The Hobbit' Chapters
In a hole in the ground there lived a hobbit.
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Female Authors Picture Click II
Editor Pick
Can you correctly identify each author?
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'T' Literature Match
If you love literature, this just might be your cup of 'T'.
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Missing word: British fiction since 1900 (1)
Editor Pick
Name the words missing from the titles of British novels and short stories published since 1900? (Part 1).
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30 Second Literature IX
Editor Pick
Match the book title to its cover.
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Master Librarian
Just make sure to return these books on-time.
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LOTR Chapters: Which Book?
Editor Pick
In which Lord of the Rings book would one find the following chapter names? You can type '1' '2' or '3'
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Quick Pick: Agatha Christie or Conan Doyle?
Editor Pick
Pick the works of Agatha Christie and avoid those of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
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Authors in Three Decades II
And sometime in the 2020s, we might finally get the next George R.R. Martin book.
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Odd One Out: Works of Literature
Editor Pick
Can you name which novel/play/poem in each set wasn't written by the same author as the other two?
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Missing Word: 'V' Authors
Editor Pick
Name the words missing from these 'V' authors' names.
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Books by Plot Pictogram
Editor Pick
Name the works of literature by pictograms of their plots.
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