Ah, murder! Perhaps no other act is so frequently and fundamentally a catalyst for literature. Murder spans genres—it is at once Shakespearean and pulpy, the subject of existential crises and casual crimes.
And those who perpetrate it? Is there any character so compelling, so nuanced as a murderer? Their motives may vary, but their intrigue never wavers. Though you (hopefully) don’t have the cold blood to pull off their crimes, take our quiz to find out … which literary murderer are you?