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50 Incredible Tattoos Inspired By Books

Couples break up, “YOLO” goes out of style, but the literature you love is forever.

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From The Little Prince.

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From Harry Potter.

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From Where the Wild Things Are.

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From Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close.

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The eyes of Dr. T.J. Eckleburg from The Great Gatsby.

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From “Still I Rise.”

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From A Clockwork Orange.

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From The Giving Tree.

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Arguably by Anaïs Nin.

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From The Lion, The Witch and the Wardrobe.

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From A Series of Unfortunate Events.

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From The Catcher in the Rye.

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From The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy.

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From The Boxcar Children.

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From The Wind-Up Bird Chronicle.

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From Slaughterhouse-Five.

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From The Little Prince.

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From Ramona Quimby, Age 8.

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The green light from The Great Gatsby.

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From The Fellowship of the Ring.

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From Harry Potter.

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From Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

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From The Very Hungry Caterpillar.

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From “I like my body when it is with your.”

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From Where the Sidewalk Ends.

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From Edward Gorey.

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From Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

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From Where the Wild Things Are.

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From The Little Prince.

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From Ender’s Game.

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From Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day.

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From Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.

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From Fahrenheit 451.

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From Angels in America. (Plays are books too, y’all.)

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From Where the Sidewalk Ends.

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From Edward Gorey.

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From Bluebird.

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From The Tempest.

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From Moby Dick.

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From Slaughterhouse-Five.

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From Where the Wild Things Are.

Tattoolit, where many of these images came from, has plenty more, plus a book on the same topic. Start planning your ink accordingly.

And if you already have one, add yours in the comments!

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