Literary Character Quizzes

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A Century of Literature
Editor Pick
Can you fill in the missing words from these literary works each published* in a different year of the 20th Century?
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'F' Literary Characters (Clickable)
Curator Pick
Pick the authors based on the 'f' characters.
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'A' in Shakespeare
An A in Shakespeare will get you an A in any English class we know.
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ASOIAF Criteria: House Lannister
Editor Pick
Pick the members of House Lannister that fit the criteria.
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Criteria Characters: Lord of the Rings
There are some unexpected things on this journey... they're called mines.
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Sisters in Literature
Sisters make the best friends... and the worst enemies.
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'The Three Brothers' Harry Potter Map
Muggle fairy tales are nowhere near as interesting.
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20 More Awkward Questions For Fictional Characters
Other than all of these uncomfortable questions, how was this quiz?
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Titles: Authors Quoting Authors
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Pick the book, followed by the author who wrote it, then the author from whose work the title is taken.
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Female Fiction Four
Sort out the works of these fabulous female authors.
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Quick Pick: 'To Kill a Mockingbird'
Curator Pick
Pick the first names (or nicknames) of characters from 'To Kill a Mockingbird' without clicking any decoys.
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ASOIAF Top Characters A-Z
Entering all the Starks will get you started.
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Literature by Title Characters
Wouldn't it be easier to just call these books by the character's actual names?
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Brothers in Literature
Fictional brothers are soooo much nicer than real brothers.
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Book Title-Author Mix
Hey, there's an author in my book!
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Austen novel characters (clickable)
Editor Pick
Can you select the characters who appear in Austen novels (clickable)
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Quick Pick: Shakespeare Couples
Curator Pick
Can you reconstitute these couples from Shakespeare's works?
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'A' Literary Character Match
These characters get an A in our book.
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The Harry Potter 'Periodic Table'
If you make it through this entire quiz without breaking a sweat, you really must be an insufferable know-it-all.
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Clickable Canterbury Pilgrims
Editor Pick
Click on the Canterbury Tales pilgrims, and avoid the decoys.
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Book by Protagonist & Antagonist
There's probably something good about these antagonists, but we're too busy hating them to notice.
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'Z' Literary Characters (Clickable)
Curator Pick
These authors might give you the zzzs!
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Dickensian novel characters (clickable)
Curator Pick
Can you select the characters who appear in Dickens novels (clickable)
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