In the Title Quizzes, Trivia and Puzzles
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These quizzes involve books with a common word in their title.
46 quizzes and 465 trivia questions.
1.
  Empedocles Reads in the Air - 10 questions - 3 mins
Empedocles thought everything consists of water, fire, earth and air (or wind). What do you know about these book titles referring to something in the air (at least above ground, including birds, flying objects and items of astronomy)?
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Nov 23 22
Average
JanIQ gold member
Nov 23 22
127 plays
2.
  Have You Red This Book Have You "Red" This Book? top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
All of the books mentioned in this quiz have the word "Red" in their title. They cover quite a span of genres and authors. The photos should help offer a clue!
Very Easy, 10 Qns, stephgm67, Jul 02 17
Very Easy
stephgm67 gold member
Jul 02 17
1295 plays
3.
  You Expect Me to Buy This? great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
If you want a book to be sold, you have to give it a catchy title. Let's look at some authors that came up with some strange names to put their books out there.
Average, 10 Qns, James25, Dec 23 16
Average
James25 gold member
Dec 23 16
5426 plays
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  A Book Title Creature Feature A Book Title Creature Feature - 10 questions - 4 mins
The books in this title all feature animals in their names. Be warned, though - they're not all animal-related stories!
Average, 10 Qns, Kankurette, Aug 09 21
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Kankurette gold member
Aug 09 21
245 plays
5.
  You Better Shop Around great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The Four Winds have decided to follow the advice of tazman6619 and shop around for books with windy titles.
Average, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Feb 25 22
Average
zorba_scank gold member
Feb 25 22
4810 plays
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  A Clowder of Literary Cats great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
All these literary works have titles with the word cat in them and all you need to do is match the author to the title.
Easier, 10 Qns, rossian, May 08 20
Easier
rossian editor
May 08 20
548 plays
7.
  Cook Up a Story - 10 questions - 4 mins
All of these book titles contain food items. Can you match the foods based on the story description?
Average, 10 Qns, zorba_scank, Jul 19 20
Average
zorba_scank gold member
Jul 19 20
1018 plays
8.
  Anita and Me great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
'Anita and Me' is just one of many novels with a female name in the title. Can you match these titles to their authors? Note - some plot spoilers although I've tried to be vague.
Very Easy, 10 Qns, rossian, Apr 20 20
Very Easy
rossian editor
Apr 20 20
514 plays
9.
  What On Earth is Empedocles Reading? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Empedocles identified earth as one of the only four elements. He defined "earth" as anything dry and cold. Can you match the literary titles referring to what I would call "dry geography features", with their respective authors?
Very Easy, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Dec 01 21
Very Easy
JanIQ gold member
Dec 01 21
271 plays
10.
  There Was a Time top quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
There was a time when each of these ten authors put pen to paper and wrote a book featuring time itself in the title. Take some time to read through these short descriptions of those works and identify who wrote each one.
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Apr 29 20
Average
Fifiona81 editor
Apr 29 20
369 plays
trivia question Quick Question
Alice Walker wrote a novel that has which color in the title?

From Quiz "Authors Show Their Colors"




11.
  Reading under a Bridge - 10 questions - 3 mins
I like the word BRIDGE. It recalls friendship, connection, or reaching something inaccessible. That's why I had the idea of making this quiz based on the books that have the word BRIDGE in the title.
Easier, 10 Qns, masfon, Oct 18 21
Easier
masfon gold member
Oct 18 21
510 plays
12.
  One Word Book Titles (A-O) popular trivia quiz - 15 questions - 3 mins
Match the author with the correct book.
Easier, 15 Qns, nyirene330, Jun 05 18
Easier
nyirene330
Jun 05 18
614 plays
13.
There is a color in each book title. Match the book with the author.
Easier, 10 Qns, tiye, Apr 23 21
Easier
tiye gold member
Apr 23 21
285 plays
14.
  One Word Book Titles (P-Z) - 10 questions - 3 mins
Match the author with the correct book.
Easier, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Jun 05 18
Easier
nyirene330
Jun 05 18
542 plays
15.
  Empedocles Goes to the Library at Sea - 10 questions - 3 mins
The Greek philosopher Empedocles taught that there were four elements: water, earth, air (or wind) and fire. What could he find in the library to his liking? In this instalment all titles contain the word "sea". Match the title to the author.
Easier, 10 Qns, JanIQ, Nov 17 19
Easier
JanIQ gold member
Nov 17 19
363 plays
16.
  Black and Blue - 10 questions - 3 mins
A selection of books with either "Black" or "Blue" in the title. Either complete the title or name the author.
Average, 10 Qns, Christinap, Feb 26 22
Average
Christinap
Feb 26 22
3183 plays
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  Colours in Book Titles - 10 questions - 3 mins
There have been many books with a colour in the title. Can you identify these authors and their book that have a colour in the title?
Easier, 10 Qns, zambesi, Nov 01 17
Easier
zambesi
Nov 01 17
1141 plays
18.
  A Number of Books - 10 questions - 4 mins
Replace the question mark with the number that correctly completes the title.
Average, 10 Qns, nyirene330, Nov 28 19
Average
nyirene330
Nov 28 19
433 plays
19.
  Totally Cool Literature great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here are ten questions about a mixed bag of literature. All have titles that are cool, cold, icy etc. There will be novels, poems, and short stories.
Easier, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Feb 26 22
Easier
dcpddc478
Feb 26 22
832 plays
20.
  It Was a Pleasure to Read - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz' title is a paraphrase on the first line of Bradbury's "Fahrenheit 451", an indirect reference to fire. What do you know about the following books with titles containing a direct reference to fire?
Average, 10 Qns, JanIQ, May 08 21
Average
JanIQ gold member
May 08 21
296 plays
21.
  Let's Write About Lost and Found - 10 questions - 3 mins
Here are ten literary works by famous authors. Most of these are well known books or writers. They all contain either the word "lost" or "found" in the title.
Easier, 10 Qns, dcpddc478, Mar 28 15
Easier
dcpddc478
1347 plays
22.
  In the Red: Scarlet Letters - 10 questions - 4 mins
Welcome to Part 7 of Team Red's 100 question quiz. Here are a few red-letter literary gems for your quizzing pleasure.
Average, 10 Qns, sally0malley, May 16 19
Average
sally0malley gold member
May 16 19
374 plays
23.
  Praise the Sun! popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
The sun comes with its own mysticism, ray of life and a connection to the gods. Little wonder it appears in so many book titles. Warm your memories on the sunshine of these books.
Average, 10 Qns, pollucci19, Aug 13 18
Average
pollucci19 gold member
Aug 13 18
264 plays
24.
  Bring Your Own Blood - 10 questions - 4 mins
Hoping to please the Quiz-O-Meter II, here is a quiz about bloody books. No, not blood ON the books, and not necessarily blood mentioned in the books... But each title is "blood"y.
Average, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Mar 28 15
Average
salami_swami gold member
1141 plays
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  Have You 'Red' This Book? popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
If you've read any of these 'red' books then I guess you can answer 'yes'! They come from all sorts of different genres...
Average, 10 Qns, Fifiona81, Mar 28 15
Average
Fifiona81 editor
556 plays
26.
  Numerical Novels great trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
A quiz about books with numbers in the titles, from one to ten.
Average, 10 Qns, kino76, Mar 01 18
Average
kino76 gold member
Mar 01 18
543 plays
27.
  For Black of a Better Term popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Try your hand at a rainbow collection covering a broad spectrum of great literature!
Average, 10 Qns, Mowwow, Dec 23 16
Average
Mowwow
Dec 23 16
558 plays
28.
  Color Me Purple Part 6: A Tinge of Purple - 10 questions - 4 mins
Challenged to create a mega-quiz focusing on a single color, Team Green selected purple. Here is Team Green's eclectic compilation of 'purple' literature.
Average, 10 Qns, mlcmlc, May 11 19
Average
mlcmlc gold member
May 11 19
362 plays
29.
  Authors Show Their Colors - 10 questions - 3 mins
Many authors and their works involve colors. How many of these can you identify?
Average, 10 Qns, lowtechmaster, Mar 19 21
Average
lowtechmaster
Mar 19 21
843 plays
30.
  Burning Books - 10 questions - 4 mins
The team members of Phoenix Rising are having a hard time finishing these books because they are on 'fire'. Help us sort out which is which. Best of luck!
Average, 10 Qns, Triviaballer, Feb 25 22
Average
Triviaballer gold member
Feb 25 22
629 plays
31.
  It Has to Have Red in the Title - 10 questions - 4 mins
Every book has 'red' in the title. Please match the book to the author. Good luck.
Average, 10 Qns, ClaudiaCat, Sep 29 20
Average
ClaudiaCat gold member
Sep 29 20
350 plays
32.
  Black Books popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
This quiz features a mix of books from many different genres which all contain the word 'black' somewhere in their title.
Average, 10 Qns, InterCity125, Jul 22 18
Average
InterCity125
Jul 22 18
367 plays
33.
  Wind! - 10 questions - 4 mins
Some of my all-time favorite books include "wind" in their title. Can you identify them from the clues provided?
Average, 10 Qns, coachpauly, Mar 28 15
Average
coachpauly
431 plays
34.
  Building Up a Library popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Oswald Omnilibrum has decided to start a personal library. All the titles on the shelf will contain the word "Up". Can you help him?
Average, 10 Qns, gable, Mar 28 15
Average
gable gold member
670 plays
35.
  Write Me A Rainbow popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 3 mins
All the questions are about books with a colour in the title.
Average, 10 Qns, Christinap, Feb 26 22
Average
Christinap
Feb 26 22
329 plays
36.
  The "Snows" of Kilimanjaro - 10 questions - 4 mins
"The Snows of Kilimanjaro" is a classic short story by Ernest Hemingway. This is a quiz about Hemingway's story and other literary works using the fluffy white stuff "snow" in their title. Stay warm and I hope you enjoy the quiz.
Average, 10 Qns, adam36, Mar 28 15
Average
adam36 gold member
381 plays
37.
  Novel Cuisine popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 5 mins
This is in answer to Highfell's challenge, and I hope both you and he approve. If not, I'll just have to sit down and read another novel...while I eat, of course.
Average, 10 Qns, habitsowner, Feb 26 22
Average
habitsowner
Feb 26 22
529 plays
38.
  Under Where? - 10 questions - 4 mins
This quiz is my first attempt at an Author Quiz Challenge. It covers a range of literary UNDERs.
Average, 10 Qns, tonye49, Apr 08 18
Average
tonye49
Apr 08 18
478 plays
39.
  Night Readings popular trivia quiz - 10 questions - 4 mins
Ten pieces of literature whose titles all contain the word 'Night'. All of them have been turned into films. (No spoilers)
Tough, 10 Qns, avriljean, Dec 23 16
Tough
avriljean
Dec 23 16
320 plays
40.
  Wednesday's Child - 10 questions - 5 mins
"Wednesday's child is full of woe" according to the nursery rhyme. These tales of woe all carry the title "Wednesday's Child", but can you match each of them with the correct author?
Average, 10 Qns, reedy, Nov 10 14
Average
reedy gold member
401 plays
41.
  A Little Night Reading - 10 questions - 4 mins
The questions in this quiz involve works of literature which contain the word "night" in the title.
Average, 10 Qns, momonaco, Feb 26 22
Average
momonaco gold member
Feb 26 22
367 plays
42.
  Parting is Such Sweet Sorrow! - 10 questions - 4 mins
Can you identify these works or their authors? All works have a word synonymous with leave taking in their titles. This quiz is about literary works, the titles of which contain a reference to parting or saying goodbye.
Average, 10 Qns, balaton, Mar 28 15
Average
balaton
530 plays
43.
  Write of Passage - 10 questions - 5 mins
I have taken up the Author Challenge by jddrsi_raven to compose a quiz titled "Write of Passage". So here is a quiz about books written about passages, that have the word "Passage" in the title. So basically...writing of passages.
Tough, 10 Qns, Billkozy, Feb 26 22
Tough
Billkozy
Feb 26 22
121 plays
44.
  It was a dark black night ... - 10 questions - 5 mins
The literary works involved all have one or more of the words "dark", "black" or "night" in the title. By coincidence, the initial letters of the first nine answers spell out a familiar word.
Tough, 10 Qns, suomy, Sep 14 18
Tough
suomy
Sep 14 18
239 plays
45.
  Some Literary Blossoms - 10 questions - 5 mins
Flowers are not for gardens only; they appear in the title of many wonderful works of literature. See how many you can pick.
Tough, 10 Qns, WiseTao, Feb 26 22
Tough
WiseTao
Feb 26 22
344 plays
46.
  Up the Literary Escalator - 10 questions - 6 mins
All of the literary works contain the word "up". You will be given the author's name and a brief description of the work. Will you remember its title?
Tough, 10 Qns, Emma058, Feb 22 13
Tough
Emma058
448 plays
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