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Updated on Oct 1, 2018. Posted on Jul 6, 2014

50 Incredible Tattoos Inspired By Books From Childhood

"Of course it is happening inside your head, but why on earth should that mean it is not real?"

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1. Goodnight, Moon

2. The Giving Tree

4. The Chronicles of Narnia

5. Peter Pan

6. The Little Prince

9. James and the Giant Peach

10. The Moomins.

13. The Gashlycrumb Tinies

15. The Secret Garden

16. Harry Potter

19. Where's Waldo?

20. Lord of the Rings

22. The Story of Ferdinand

My first tattoo at 49. Ferdinand and I will be friends until the bitter end.

Paula Pell@perlapell

My first tattoo at 49. Ferdinand and I will be friends until the bitter end.

10:13 PM - 16 Jun 12ReplyRetweetFavorite

23. The Zax

24. Yertle the Turtle

25. Oh, the Places You'll Go!

26. The Runaway Rabbit

27. Harold and the Purple Crayon

28. A Series of Unfortunate Events

30. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

34. I'll Love You Forever

35. Diary of a Wimpy Kid

New #book tattoo by @inking_amber ! Diary of a Wimpy Kid :) @wimpykid

Coty Lynn@coty__lynn

New #book tattoo by @inking_amber ! Diary of a Wimpy Kid :) @wimpykid

7:29 PM - 12 Oct 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

36. The Phantom Tollbooth

38. Matilda

.@roald_dahl Happy Roald Dahl Day! Myself and my Matilda tattoo are celebrating in style today. #RoaldDahlDay

Becca@babbit_janeway

.@roald_dahl Happy Roald Dahl Day! Myself and my Matilda tattoo are celebrating in style today. #RoaldDahlDay

2:56 AM - 13 Sep 13ReplyRetweetFavorite

39. The Twits

40. Ramona Quimby, Age 8

41. Winnie the Pooh

43. The Velveteen Rabbit

44. Corduroy

45. Madeline

46. Rainbow Fish

47. The Thinker of Tender Thoughts

48. Guess How Much I Love You

49. Calvin and Hobbes

50.

This tattoo is the best I've seen. Calvin and Hobbes >>

SHINDI @mshaysoul

This tattoo is the best I've seen. Calvin and Hobbes >>

9:12 PM - 13 Jun 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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