Literary Character Quizzes

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Word Ladder: Amphibian 'Friends'
Name the 4-letter words in this themed word ladder about characters created by author Arnold Lobel.
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Missing Word: Female Literary Characters A-Z
Name the missing parts (a-z) from these names of female characters in literature.
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10-to-1 Literary Characters II
Welly, welly, welly, welly, welly, welly, well. Who's ready for a bit of the old ultra-Sporcle?
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Literary London Character Search
Editor Pick
Can you find each character in the list at the top of this 'literary map of London' where their stories often take place?
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The Struggle Is Real - Literary Characters
Life is hard for a character.
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A mythological Story: Psyche
Editor Pick
Can you choose the correct answers to narrate the story of Psyche?
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5-Star Literary Characters
Oh, you read a lot of books? Why not show us how many characters you actually know?
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Harry Potter Jokes
Editor Pick
Complete these Harry Potter jokes.
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3-D Literature
Dostoevsky has to be the Kyrgyzstan of literature.
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Finish That Insult: Literature
Dang, literature characters can be so harsh.
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Quick Pick: Shakespeare Couples
Can you reconstitute these couples from Shakespeare's works?
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ASoIaF Characters by House
These family reunions must be super tense.
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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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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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ASOIAF: Top 50 Houses
We always hear about the Great Houses of Westeros, but this quiz proves it's never a good idea to forget about the minor ones.
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Quick Pick: Literary Couples
Match these literary couples.
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10-to-1 Literary Characters
These characters can't find their books! Help them get back where they belong.
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A Century of Literature
You don't need your reading glasses, you'll only have time to scan the titles.
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Word Ladder: The Hundred Acre Wood
Name the three-letter words in this ladder to reveal four Hundred Acre Wood residents.
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Quick Pick: The Casual Vacancy Characters
Curator Pick
Pick the surname of these 'The Casual Vacancy' characters.
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'F' Literary Characters (Clickable)
Curator Pick
Pick the authors based on the 'f' characters.
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ASOIAF Criteria: House Lannister
Editor Pick
Pick the members of House Lannister that fit the criteria.
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Titles: Authors Quoting Authors
Editor Pick
Pick the book, followed by the author who wrote it, then the author from whose work the title is taken.
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