Literary Character Quizzes

Perhaps you have heard, literary quizzes on Sporcle build character....literary character that is. Try to name the top 200 Harry Potter Characters or guess the literary characters by their surname. If you want to test yourself on protagonists, antagonists, novels and authors, then Sporcle's literary quiz page is one to bookmark.

Today's Featured Game

Missing Word: V Literature
Name the literary works (books, plays, etc.) that having a missing 'V' word.
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First Impressions: Harry Potter
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Pick the Characters from the Harry Potter series from their first descriptions.
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'B' Literary Characters (Clickable)
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Pick the authors based on the 'b' characters.
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Thénardier children
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Name the NAMED Thénardier children from 'Les Misérables'.
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Missing Word: Female Fiction A-Z
Name the missing A-Z words in these books by women.
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Harry Potter: Full Name, Same Letter
We think this is a clear indication that J.K. Rowling got bored of sifting through the alphabet.
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Jane Austen Beaus
You know when we're throwing around a word like 'beau' we're probably dealing with Jane Austen.
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Missing Word: S Literature II
Name the missing 'S' words from these literary titles.
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20th Century Literature Characters Match-up
These characters are so great, they make characters in the 19th century feel bad about themselves.
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Fictional Characters from Description II, World Lit
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Pick the Fictional Characters from Description II (World Literature).
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A Dance with Dragons: Most Mentioned Characters
After however many thousands of pages, we had a hard time keeping all those characters straight.
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Shakespeare's Ladies
You think these ladies made Anne Hathaway jealous?
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Varys or Littlefinger?
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Name the source, Varys or Littlefinger, of the Song of Ice and Fire quotes below.
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Mr Men Map
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Name the Mr Men.
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A Motley Crew ... Collection of Clickable Captains!
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Match the real and fictional captains with their description.
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Characters of Frank Herbert's 'Dune'
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Name the Characters of Frank Herbert's Dune.
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Prequel or Sequel?
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Can you decide if the first title on the list is the [P]requel or [S]equel to the second title?
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Shakespeare: Who said it? (Clickable)
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Pick the Shakespeare Character who spoke these lines.
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Beowulf Character Quiz
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So. The Spear-Danes in days gone by and the kings who ruled them had courage and greatness.
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Harry Potter First Names (A-Z)
We expect you're on a first-name basis with these characters.
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Criteria Characters: Divergent
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Name the Characters from the series 'Divergent' which fit all criteria.
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Canstruction: Kiddie Lit
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Name the characters from children's literature, folk lore or nursery rhymes from images made of cans.
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Alice's Confusion in Wonderland
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Pick the book in which the following Lewis Carroll characters are mentioned.
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