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1 The Lion Fell in Love With the Lamb
This quiz contains multiple quotes from each of the books from the "Twilight" series. Enjoy!
10 Q
May 28 09
5481 plays
2 A Cross Bear
There are quite a few famous literary bears found in all sorts of genres, including children's lit and sci-fi. Can you identify these bears, or facts about them?
10 Q
Feb 22 12
3444 plays
3 Haiku Fairy Tales
Team quiz by Pi in the Sky
The Pi team has decided to branch out into writing haiku. See if you can use our little verses to identify the fairytale story or character.
Very Easy
10 Q
Dec 19 12
2841 plays
4 The Number You Have Reached...
You may think that literature is all about letters -- but these books and stories give the numbers center stage. Can I count on you to keep them straight?
10 Q
Feb 28 12
3696 plays
5 Shakespeare Headlines!
Picture each Shakespeare play as a series of flash headlines on a newspaper or a news home page!
10 Q
Apr 30 12
3225 plays
6 "Daffy Does Dickens!" 'Looney' Literary Characters
A few of my favorite "Looney Tunes" characters will replace well-known literary icons from a variety of novels. Simply use the scenarios and dialogue provided to match the 'Looney' to the correct character. Have fun!
10 Q
Apr 12 12
2586 plays
7 Stregoni Benefici: Carlisle Cullen
How much do you know about the fascinating life of Carlisle, the patriarch of the Cullen family in Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight" series?
10 Q
Oct 10 07
9567 plays
8 Ultimate LOTR - 'Return of the King' Part 3
Once again we come again to 'The Return of the King', the third book in the 'Lord of the Rings' series. This quiz covers the Battle of Pelennor Fields and the confrontation with Sauron's forces at the 'black gates'...good luck!
10 Q
Feb 03 04
4446 plays
9 "New Moon" by Stephenie Meyer
Stephenie Meyer is a really excellent author. "New Moon" is one of my all-time favorite books, and I can't wait for her next installment in the series.
20 Q
Mar 04 07
14175 plays
10 "Twilight" Series
This is a quiz about Stephenie Meyer's amazing series of books. Warning; if you haven't read all three, spoilers are included! Some answers are taken from the official "Twilight" website, and the "Twilight Lexicon".
15 Q
Jan 19 08
16458 plays
11 "The Hunger Games" By Suzanne Collins
This quiz covers the events in book one of the successful trilogy. "The Hunger Games" was released in 2008.
10 Q
Mar 03 12
3885 plays
12 Spotlight on "Twilight"
This quiz focuses on the differences between Stephenie Meyer's book "Twilight" and the movie of the same name, so you will need to have both read the book and seen the movie in order to answer these questions.
10 Q
Dec 14 08
10878 plays
13 Losing It in Shakespeare's Plays
I simply don't understand people who find Shakespeare dull and boring. When a character in Shakespeare goes over the edge, he/she REALLY goes over the edge. Submitted for your approval...
10 Q
Aug 27 03
6540 plays
14 Ultimate LOTR: Fellowship, Part 3
This is my third and final quiz on the book 'Fellowship of the Ring'. It begins at the Council of Elrond and concludes with the culmination of the first book of the trilogy...enjoy!
15 Q
Jan 08 03
10698 plays
15 Hot Dog- All About Jacob Black
This quiz tests your knowledge of Jacob Black, Bella Swan's lovable best friend from Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight" series.
Very Easy
10 Q
Oct 27 07
10050 plays
16 "Catching Fire" By Suzanne Collins
"Catching Fire", released in 2009, is book two in the 'Hunger Games' trilogy.
10 Q
Mar 11 12
2676 plays
17 Fiction By The Numbers
It seems that a lot of literary works have a number in the title, so here I will present to you a medley of number-related book titles. Good luck!
10 Q
Oct 07 09
6264 plays
18 The "Twilight" Saga: Origins
For all you Twi-hard fans out there, let's see if you know who these characters are by how they got started. Most are easy, some a little harder and there may be a spoiler or two if you haven't read the books by Stephenie Meyer. Good luck to all!
10 Q
Jul 15 10
2601 plays
19 Ultimate LOTR: Fellowship, Part 2
This is the second in a series of quizzes that cover the books of Tolkien's 'Lord of the Rings' trilogy. The quiz opens in the house of Tom Bombadil and ends with the Council of Elrond. Good luck and enjoy!
15 Q
Jan 05 03
11802 plays
20 Ben and Stephen and Nick
A quiz on some of my favorite modern British authors. Nothing too high-brow here - what these men have in common is readability and wit.
10 Q
Aug 24 05
2472 plays
21 Ultimate LOTR - 'Return of the King' Part 2
This is the second installment in my series of quizzes that deal with the *book* version of the 'Return of the King'. All of you Tolkein fanatics should be able to handle these questions...good luck!
10 Q
Jan 31 04
4269 plays
22 Literary Allusions of the 20th Century
See what you know about the phrases and other wordplay that these 20th Century authors gave us.
10 Q
Jul 02 07
2325 plays
23 Jane Austen's Men
Who doesn't love the dashing men from Jane Austen's novels? Take this quiz and see how well you know them!
10 Q
May 12 08
2775 plays
24 Got Your Nose!
You don't have to be a nasologist or an expert in classic literature to score well on this quiz, but knowing a little bit of both might help. See how well you "nose" these literary works in which noses appear! Spoilers included.
10 Q
Feb 25 12
3675 plays
25 The Hunger Games
Written by acclaimed author, Suzanne Collins, "The Hunger Games" is a suspense-filled science fiction novel. How much do you know about this amazing book?
10 Q
Oct 08 09
9156 plays
26 Literary "One Hit Wonders"
This quiz is about authors who only ever published one book or novel - the literary equivalent of a (musical) "one hit wonder".
10 Q
Mar 22 04
3642 plays
27 Ultimate LOTR - 'The Two Towers' Part 3
My third and final installment, this quiz will take a look at Book 4 of the LOTR trilogy, the second book of 'The Two Towers'. Here we will follow the adventures of Frodo and Sam as they make their way towards fearsome Mordor!
10 Q
Jan 25 03
4389 plays
28 Only a Vampire can Love You Forever: Jasper Hale
How much do you know about Jasper, the most enigmatic member of the Cullen family?
10 Q
Oct 25 07
10110 plays
29 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland I
Whether one views this as madcap fantasy, surreal horror or clever satire, one cannot deny the literary power of Lewis Carroll's great classic 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'. This quiz deals with the first several chapters...good luck!
10 Q
Dec 19 05
3249 plays
30 "Catching Fire", sequel to "The Hunger Games"
"Catching Fire", the second book in "The Hunger Games" trilogy by Suzanne Collins, is a fantastic book. This quiz will give the descriptions of characters, and ask you to name them. Hope you enjoy it!
10 Q
Sep 03 10
3696 plays
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