Literature Quizzes

Today's Featured Game

Literature by Title Characters
Wouldn't it be easier to just call these books by the character's actual names?
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More Recent Games

Quick Pick: The 'C' Literature
Editor Pick
Pick the works of literature starting with 'The C' that match each of these authors in a minute.
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Chinese Zodiac in Literature
Editor Pick
Can you pick an Animal of the Chinese Zodiac, a Character who is that Animal, the Book in Which it Appears and the Author of the Book
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Beatrix Potter Character Matchup (clickable)
Editor Pick
Can you match up the names of these Beatrix Potter characters?
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Brothers in Literature
Fictional brothers are soooo much nicer than real brothers.
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The Fellowship of the Ring First 200 Words
Don't worry, we're not looking for the elvish that started off the movie.
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Russian Literature Classics
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Can you find each Russian author's classic work of literature?
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Harry Potter Sorting Gallery
We imagine the Sorting Hat would get 100%, easy.
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10 to 1 Literary Characters III
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Pick the Literary Characters that match each given Category.
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Book Titles: Shared Word
These books might look like they belong together, but they are, for the most part, opposites.
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Discworld Novels by Any Word
Editor Pick
Name the Discworld novels when any word in their title is accepted as an answer.
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1950s Literature Match
Seems like High School English teachers are big fans of books from this decade.
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'The' Books by Picture
Editor Pick
Name the books that start with 'the' by their covers.
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Book Title-Author Mix
Hey, there's an author in my book!
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More Poems Containing their Titles
Editor Pick
Complete the gap in each of these poems by adding the poem's title.
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Original Titles of Foreign Literature
If translated literally, these books would be very different.
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Quick Pick: Shakespeare Plays
Editor Pick
Quickly pick the missing part of each Shakespeare play
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Children's Literature Sorting Gallery
You probably didn't care about authors when you were a kid, but now that information is important.
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Quick Pick: Poems
Editor Pick
Pick the words missing from the following poems when given their authors.
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Who Said That? (Macbeth)
'Out damned spot! out, I say!' was clearly said on laundry day.
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Edith Wharton Novels
Happy Birthday, Edith Wharton. Maybe this quiz will inspire us to read more of your novels.
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Hunger Games Character Match
A good Hunger Games name is always half Latin and half nature themed.
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Deathly Hallows
Try and conquer this quiz like the 3 wizard brothers tried to conquer death.
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100 Most Common Words in Shakespeare's Hamlet
Editor Pick
Name the 100 Most Common Words in Shakespeare's Hamlet.
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Technically Correct Book Titles
If anyone should know their grammar, it's authors.
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Missing Word: 'M' Authors
Editor Pick
Name the word missing from these 'M' authors' names.
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19th Century Author Names Match-Up
These authors all probably had beautiful signatures with a quill and ink.
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Lord of the Rings Chapters by Any Word
Editor Pick
Name the chapters of Lord of the Rings when (almost*) any of the words in their titles are accepted as an answer.
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'U' and 'V' Author Match
Editor Pick
Match the famous 'U' and 'V' author's names.
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Famous Poets (Picture Click)
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Can you identify the following poets from their pictures?
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Find the European Author's Birthplace
Editor Pick
Click the present-day country where each famous author or playwright was born.
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Literature Editor: khands