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Take This Quiz and Identify The Author By Reading a Paragraph!

Think you know books? We'll see about that! Match the writer with the famous paragraphs in this fiendishly tricky literature trivia quiz!

Beano Quiz Team
Last Updated:ย  February 5th 2023

Are you a bookworm? Then you should have a go at this extra-tricky book trivia quiz! We've selected 10 famous and not-so famous paragraphs from some of your favourite authors. Can you match these words to the writer who wrote them? It's honestly pretty hard!

Answer these questions and let's find out how your literary skills stack up!


Who could have written this paragraph?


And what book is this paragraph be from?


And this one?


Getting a bit harder now! Who could have written this spooky paragraph?


Next up!


Another fantasy book, maybe? Who knows!


This one's a very famous one! If you haven't read the book you might've heard this quote!


Who wrote this?


Who wrote this classic spookiness?


Last one! Any guesses?

Oh dear. You're not much of a bookworm! This isn't your best score - fancy having another go? Don't worry though - this quiz was really hard! There are plenty of other fun quizzes to try as well by the way!

Ooooh nice! This is a tasty score! You clearly know a lot about books! This quiz was really hard too, so well done! You did miss out on a few right answers though - do you know where you went wrong? Have another go and see if you can do even better next time!

Yes! Well done! This is a great score! You're a walking library! Very impressive - this quiz was really hard, too! You just missed out on ful marks though... do you know where you went wrong? Let's see if you can beat this score on a different book quiz!

Woah! Your book knowledge is unbelievable! You're a literature expert! Full marks! Very, very impressive. This quiz was really hard so we can't improve on your score here, but can you match it on a different book quiz? Let's find out!