33+ Literature Trivia Questions

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Quiz Questions

What is the name of Sherlock Holmes' brother?
Mycroft
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What is the name of the vampire hunter and animator in Laurell K. Hamilton's "The Harlequin"?
Anita Blake
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What is the occupation of "Fahrenheit 451" protagonist Guy Montag?
Fireman
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In "2001: A Space Odyssey", Moon-Watcher was the only man-ape able to do what?
Walk Upright
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What color was Anna Karenina's bag in the Tolstoy novel of the same name?
Red
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The book "Earthman, Come Home" was written by whom?
James Blish
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Watchmen character Jon Osterman is better known by what alias?
Dr. Manhattan
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In "Do Androids Dream of Electric Sheep", many humans leave Earth for which planet?
Mars
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The Godfather was written in 1969 by what author?
Mario Puzo
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In "The Diary of a Young Girl", who were Anne Frank and her family hiding from?
Nazis
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In "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn", who is Huck's father?
Pap
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What is the name of the poem John Keats wrote to a singing bird?
Ode To A Nightingale
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What author became famous for his six-volume biography of Lincoln?
Carl Sandburg
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Ichabod Crane is from what story?
The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow
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How many novels did Margaret Mitchell have published before "Gone with the Wind"?
None
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What is the name of the protagonist in "The Bourne Betrayal"?
Jason Bourne
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In Herman Melville's novel "Moby Dick", who is the voice of reason?
Starbuck
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The book "The Martian Chronicles" was written by whom?
Ray Bradbury
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"Lean Mean Thirteen" was published in 2007 by which author?
Janet Evanovich
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What are the first two names of J.K. Rowling, author of "Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows"?
Joanna Kathleen
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In "Dune", the desert planet Arrakis is rich in which valuable resource?
Melange
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Alan Frew, author of 2007's "The Action Sandwich", was also lead singer for which 80's pop group?
Glass Tiger
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The book "Lord of Light", was written by whom?
Roger Zelazny
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What is the name of John's true love in Nicholas Sparks' "Dear John"?
Savannah
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Literature Trivia

Known as “a body of written works,” literature refers to writing that’s considered to be an art form. Would it surprise you to learn that literature classified according to its usage of language that differs from the norm, national origin, historical period, subject matter, and genre? If so, be prepared to surprise yourself further with our literature trivia questions and answers in relation to books, poems, and authors.

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