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

Literature by Female Character
Behind every good book cover, there is an amazing literary lady.
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From the Sporcle Archives:
Name One Novel

More Recent Games

Author-Character Mix
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Match the authors who have switched surnames with one of their characters.
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How to Recognise a Witch
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It's not by seeing if she weighs the same as a duck, apparently.
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Fictional Characters by Description
Whole books have been written on these characters, but we've got them summed up in a few phrases.
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YA Book Character Illustrations (Slideshow)
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Name the characters depicted in these Young Adult book illustrations.
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Missing Word: Literary Characters A-Z
Name the missing parts of these names of famous literary characters.
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Literary Sixes
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Name the various sextets in the given literary categories? (SEE GAME NOTES).
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Murderers in Literature Match-up
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Match the murderer characters that correspond to each work of literature.
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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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