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trivia quiz  Dramatic Moments in Literature Editor choice 10 questions
Difficult, 10 Qns, robert362, Nov 14 01

The title tells you all you need to know.
Nov 14 01
10581 plays
trivia quiz  Literary Analogies cool 20 questions
Tough, 20 Qns, Arlesienne, Jan 24 07

The first two entities have the same relationship as the third entity and the answer. All analogies are related to the world of literature: authors, works, places, etc.
Jan 24 07
4485 plays
trivia quiz  25 Centuries of Literature cool 25 questions
Tough, 25 Qns, skylarb, Oct 20 03

Each question in this quiz covers a different century in the history of world literature, offering a little something for everyone.
Oct 20 03
6684 plays
trivia quiz  Read Any Good Books Lately? Here are a Few... cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, robbieh, Jan 02 07

This quiz is about some of the greatest novels written during the past century. The titles were taken from The Modern Library's "Best 100 Novels" list. How many of these classics have you read?
Jan 02 07
10515 plays
trivia quiz  "Done into English": 1,000 Years of Translation cool 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, TabbyTom, Nov 24 07

Translation is an under-appreciated art. Much of it may be hackwork, but for a thousand years the best translators have been enabling readers of English to understand and enjoy the world's masterpieces in that language.
TabbyTom gold member
Nov 24 07
1365 plays
trivia quiz  23rd-Century Literature cool 10 questions
Very Easy, 10 Qns, Christinap, Feb 06 12

Come with me to the 23rd Century where some of our best known books have been re-written for these modern times.
Very Easy
Feb 06 12
3816 plays
trivia quiz  Literary Rejection Notices cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, bullymom, Jul 25 03

"I regret the American public is not interested in anything on China", read an actual rejection letter to Pearl Buck, author of "The Good Earth". The following are rejection notices of famous works that I have made up- see if you can guess the work.
Jul 25 03
6894 plays
trivia quiz  History Writes Itself cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Nov 08 12

Simply by scrolling through classic literature (new and old) you can spot the trends and beliefs of the centuries. See what you know about literature and authors reaching back to medieval times all the way up to today. Good luck!
kyleisalive editor
Nov 08 12
2055 plays
trivia quiz  A Literary Alphabet cool 25 questions
Average, 25 Qns, john_sunseri, Oct 24 09

You don't need an encyclopedic knowledge of literature to do well on this quiz--but an alphabetic knowledge will definitely come in handy!
Oct 24 09
4767 plays
trivia quiz  Stocking the FunTrivia Manor's Library cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Nov 29 11

It seems that I have been put in charge of organizing the FunTrivia Manor's library. So I employ a few people to aid me in such an enormous task. Care to join me?
salami_swami gold member
Nov 29 11
1557 plays
trivia quiz  Things Are Getting Wyrd cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Quiz_Beagle, Aug 18 09

Shakespeare had three weird sisters in the play we won't name - Terry Pratchett had the Wyrd Sisters. This quiz can be played if you're familiar (or a familiar!) with either. Enjoy the quiz!
Quiz_Beagle gold member
Aug 18 09
828 plays
trivia quiz  Literary Timeline cool 20 questions
Difficult, 20 Qns, skylarb, Feb 27 03

Take this quiz to get the big picture! It will give you a feel for who wrote when, and it will provide an overview of many literary periods. But fear not; there are no specific dates.
Feb 27 03
4467 plays
trivia quiz  My 2013 Reading Challenge cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, stuthehistoryguy, Dec 07 13

I set myself a challenge in 2013 to read more novels, especially those I had skirted as a student. This quiz covers some of the best.
stuthehistoryguy gold member
Dec 07 13
2541 plays
trivia quiz  Pardon Me, But Your Teeth Are In My Neck cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Christinap, Jul 23 11

There is a plot against me dear quizzers. Because certain people want to steal my badges I have been trapped inside several books, all of which see me in great peril. Please help me escape.
Jul 23 11
1581 plays
trivia quiz  I Remember Reading That! cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, redsoxfan325, Aug 07 09

This quiz takes you through a tour of some of the literature you may have read in High School. Warning: This quiz contains spoilers.
Aug 07 09
4491 plays
trivia quiz  Trident's Literature Challenge cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, trident, Sep 16 11

Think you know your literature? Test your prowess with these Literature GRE-inspired questions.
trident editor
Sep 16 11
1155 plays
trivia quiz  Llamas in the Library cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, salami_swami, Oct 18 12

Whenever Ralph the Llama is given a book, all he does is try and eat it. Perhaps the other llamas in the paddock can try to convince Ralph to actually read some of their favorites.
salami_swami gold member
Oct 18 12
1086 plays
trivia quiz  The Misplaced Literature Quiz cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, shipyardbernie, Dec 06 18

I have not read many books, but I think my team are secret bibliophiles, so here is a quiz by The Misplaced on authors and their books.
shipyardbernie gold member
Dec 06 18
504 plays
trivia quiz  Fanfiction cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, skylarb, Oct 06 04

The internet has given birth to a whole new genre of literature. How much do you know about "fanfiction"?
Oct 06 04
2058 plays
trivia quiz  Memories are Made of This cool 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Calpurnia09, Feb 22 12

Books can be like friends and provide us with some of our happiest memories. Let us share ours with you.
Calpurnia09 gold member
Feb 22 12
5190 plays
trivia quiz  A Journey Through My Bookshelves 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, StarStruck60, Mar 11 09

See if you can figure out the books on my overcrowded bookshelves from the clues given.
Mar 11 09
2751 plays
photo quiz  Clued Into Literature 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, salami_swami, May 01 14

In this quiz, I will give you three clues, using various means, that will direct you to a specific novel. Using pictures, music, and words, can you solve these puzzles? Example in question 1.
salami_swami gold member
May 01 14
1767 plays
trivia quiz  Ladies of the Book Club 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, janetgool, Feb 21 08

Our Women's Literature Group has been meeting for over a decade. Here's a chance to see what we've been reading, and to meet some of the members.
Feb 21 08
870 plays
match quiz  Best-Selling Books of 2017 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, kyleisalive, Dec 02 17

There may be no gift more personal than a book. If you're planning on picking up a popular read for someone special, you might consider picking one of these ten 2017 releases. Good luck!
kyleisalive editor
Dec 02 17
540 plays
match quiz  Writers With Only Initials to Their Name: Part 2 10 questions
Easy, 10 Qns, zambesi, May 30 19

Can you identify these well known writers or poets who only used initials for their Christian names?
zambesi gold member
May 30 19
519 plays
trivia quiz  The Demons' Favourite Books 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Jul 22 10

These are some of the favourite books read past and present by The Devious Demons team. Can you guess which book it is from the description given?
Jul 22 10
1008 plays
trivia quiz  10 Questions That Librarians May Need to Know 10 questions
Tough, 10 Qns, MyrdinSasnak, Dec 02 07

It's your first day on the job as librarian in the small town of Forgetfullville. The townspeople know what it is they want to read, they just have a hard time remembering titles. Hopefully you can help them out.
Dec 02 07
2103 plays
trivia quiz  The Eggheads Story Book 10 questions
Average, 10 Qns, Plodd, Dec 28 12

Come and play this team quiz from the Scrambled Eggheads about some of our favourite story books.
Dec 28 12
846 plays
trivia quiz  Welcome To My Bookshop! 20 questions
Average, 20 Qns, buffy_anne, Sep 15 04

If you love books of all different genres, then this is the place to be. You have a list of books to find, and the shelves are in alphabetical order, so you should have no problems!
Sep 15 04
3942 plays
match quiz  Masters and their Masterpieces: Part III 15 questions
Very Easy, 15 Qns, zambesi, Sep 09 17

There have been numerous Masters of literature throughout the years. Of the 15 mentioned, can you match each to one of their masterpieces?
Very Easy
zambesi gold member
Sep 09 17
957 plays
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