Literary Character Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Names in Novel Titles Match II
Editor Pick
Match the 2 parts of these title characters' names.
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Literary Character by First Mention
Curator Pick
Can you pick each famous literary character by the first time they are mentioned in their respective book?
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Fictional Characters by Description III
These characters are used to full books, not measly quiz descriptions!
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Who's that? (Literature)
Editor Pick
Can you click the literary character when given the title that refers to them and their author?
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Brit Lit Bunker
And you thought reading was just a fun pastime.
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Grab Bag: Literary Animals
Editor Pick
Name the answers in each of these Literary Animals categories.
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Main Shakespeare Characters by Play
Hint: Try the title characters first.
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'D' Literary Characters
These characters are downright dastardly.
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(EM) King Henry V: Historically Speaking
Editor Pick
Can you answer the questions about the reign of Henry V?
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S-P-O-R-C-L-E Literature Images
Someone needs to write a book about Sporcle - there's no way around it!
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ASOIAF's great Families by Family Tree
Editor Pick
Can you identify each great family of 'A Song of Ice and Fire' by its family tree (See 'How to play')?
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Literary Love Triangles
Books are usually rectangles, which makes love triangles especially awkward.
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Match 'Em Up Blitz - A Song of Ice and Fire
Direwolves and swords and bastards, oh my!
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Lousy Literary Parents
It's a hard knock life for some...
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Literary Detective Debut
Editor Pick
Match the literary detectives to the first published book or story in which they appear.
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Literary Best Friends II
Best friend is an understatement, in some cases.
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ASOIAF Top Characters by House
Too bad last names aren't accepted.
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5-Star Shakespeare Plays
Take a bow, Will.
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Fictional Characters by Description II
The whole book is basically a 'description' of these characters.
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(Un)happily Ever After
Curator Pick
Name the fairy tale based on the original, unhappy, ending.
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Most Mentioned ASOIAF Characters Who...
Died? Knowing George R. R. Martin it's died.
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Shakespeare by Themes and Motifs
Editor Pick
Pick the Shakespearian Play by Themes and Motifs (as given by SparkNotes).
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Alliterative Character to Novel
These letters just sound so familiar.
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