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1 "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.
Easy
10 Q
Gamemaster1967
Mar 03 12
3939 plays
2 "Hunger Games"- Who Am I?
This is a quiz about Suzanne Collins' wonderful book "The Hunger Games", and its characters. There's a description of each character, then you figure out who's who.
Very Easy
10 Q
witchofoz
Mar 20 10
6618 plays
3 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!
Average
10 Q
eburge
Oct 07 09
6357 plays
4 Agatha Christie's Opening Lines 2
Can you select the correct title to go with each of the first lines? Each question gives the opening lines to a novel as well as other clues to help you.
Average
10 Q
MotherGoose
Nov 07 04
2526 plays
5 "Catching Fire" By Suzanne Collins
"Catching Fire", released in 2009, is book two in the 'Hunger Games' trilogy.
Easy
10 Q
Gamemaster1967
Mar 11 12
2724 plays
6 Literary Allusions of the 20th Century
See what you know about the phrases and other wordplay that these 20th Century authors gave us.
Average
10 Q
Oddball
Jul 02 07
2352 plays
7 The Life of Rosalie Hale
In the "Twilight" book series, Rosalie Hale is described as one of the most beautiful women in the world. A vampire for decades, she is Emmett's mate and Edward's sister. Take this quiz to test your Rosalie trivia.
Average
10 Q
dim_dude
Jan 24 09
4935 plays
8 Four Words: The Title
Each of these great American novels has a pithy four-word title that makes an allusion to another work. I'll give a few details; you name the book!
Average
10 Q
nannywoo
Feb 20 13
2538 plays
9 The Lion Fell in Love With the Lamb
This quiz contains multiple quotes from each of the books from the "Twilight" series. Enjoy!
Average
10 Q
NalaMarie
May 28 09
5514 plays
10 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!
Average
10 Q
thejazzkickazz
Dec 19 05
3285 plays
11 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?
Easy
10 Q
alice_cullen7
Oct 10 07
9603 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.
Easy
10 Q
image22
Dec 14 08
10920 plays
13 9 for 10 - Julius Caesar
"Julius Caesar" is not performed very often. However, it is full of well known quotes. See how many you know. The first letter of the answers to 1 to 9 spell the missing word in the last quote.
Average
10 Q
minch
Mar 09 05
4086 plays
14 Twilight
This is an amazing book by a fairly new author, Stephenie Meyer. I suggest that you read it if you haven't already done so.
Easy
10 Q
question_mark
Feb 18 06
34386 plays
15 Breaking Dawn
"Breaking Dawn" was a stunning closure to Stephenie Meyer's "Twilight" saga. It had the unexpected elements that I enjoyed. I hope you enjoy my quiz.
Average
10 Q
little-kat
Aug 08 08
14370 plays
16 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.
Easy
10 Q
adams627
Feb 25 12
3732 plays
17 It's Never the Llama!
It's never the llama, but in works of magical realism it could be.
Average
10 Q
looney_tunes
Feb 26 12
2823 plays
18 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?
Average
10 Q
CellarDoor
Feb 28 12
3738 plays
19 Shakespeare Headlines!
Picture each Shakespeare play as a series of flash headlines on a newspaper or a news home page!
Average
10 Q
coventry815
Apr 30 12
3288 plays
20 Christie Encyclopedia
How well do you know Agatha Christie's mysteries? Why not try my Christie Encyclopedia quiz (A-Z) and find out?
Average
25 Q
LindaC007
May 15 04
3645 plays
21 The Geek Interpreter
So you are a geek and don't speak any normal language any more? Well, don't worry - I have put some well-known literary works into computer code for you! (No actual programming skills required - just look at keywords distributed in the code)
Average
10 Q
WesleyCrusher
Feb 21 12
3990 plays
22 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
Calpurnia09
Dec 19 12
2904 plays
23 "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".
Average
15 Q
yavemiel
Jan 19 08
16503 plays
24 Do You Know "Twilight"?
This is a quiz on all four books by Stephenie Meyer. The questions will be in random order. Enjoy!
Easy
10 Q
mkid66
Jan 17 09
8427 plays
25 Which Play?
It struck me that if Shakespeare's plays had really happened, they'd be breaking news, so I've written some news stories about a few of his plays. Contains spoilers!
Average
10 Q
VerticalDancer
Sep 09 09
3072 plays
26 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.
Average
10 Q
agony
Aug 24 05
2508 plays
27 Only a Vampire can Love You Forever: Jasper Hale
How much do you know about Jasper, the most enigmatic member of the Cullen family?
Average
10 Q
alice_cullen7
Oct 25 07
10137 plays
28 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".
Average
10 Q
MotherGoose
Mar 22 04
3660 plays
29 Sherlock Holmes versus Hercule Poirot
This quiz was inspired by the thread in the Book Corner forum and compares Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's detective, Sherlock Holmes, and Agatha Christie's Hercule Poirot.
Average
10 Q
MotherGoose
May 16 04
3705 plays
30 Char and the "Dark Tower" Series
Roland's world only has one word for 'death', and that word is 'char'. See what you know about the friends and enemies that have been lost through the worlds of Stephen King's "Dark Tower" series. Good luck!
Average
10 Q
kyleisalive
Sep 24 06
2103 plays
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