1. Gregor Samsa, Metamorphosis
Also known as the sexiest costume on this list.
2. Ishmael, Moby Dick
Easiest costume ever. Way easier than say, hunting a whale.
4. Hester Prynne, The Scarlet Letter
The lit nerd’s idea of a slutty costume.
5. Max and Wild Things, Where the Wild Things Are
Coolest family ever.
6. Miss Clavel and Madeline(s), Madeline
Three little girls, all in a row.
7. Sirius Black, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
Get your I’m-being-tortured-by-dementors face ready.
8. Mr. Twit, The Twits
Real beard or fake beard, make Roald Dahl proud.
9. Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet, Pride and Prejudice
Think you can get your boyfriend to dress as Mr. Darcy? Goldmine.
10. Your Favorite Author
This guy is Margaret Atwood.
13. Alice, Alice in Wonderland
Way cooler than the typical Alice you see every year.
16. Nancy Drew
Magnifying glass, sixties dress and hair. You’re adorable.
17. Gandalf, Lord of the Rings
Um. This pug is Gandalf. Clearly nothing can top this. End of list. Happy Halloween!
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