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    Oct 2, 2013

    17 Awesome Literary Halloween Costumes

    Because you were Harry Potter last year. And the year before.

    1. Gregor Samsa, Metamorphosis

    Via wholesalehalloweencsotumes.com

    Also known as the sexiest costume on this list.

    2. Ishmael, Moby Dick

    Easiest costume ever. Way easier than say, hunting a whale.

    3. Hobbit, Lord of the RIngs

    Via coolgizmotoys.com

    Squeeeee.

    4. Hester Prynne, The Scarlet Letter

    Via screened.com

    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

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    Three little girls, all in a row.

    7. Sirius Black, Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban

    Via thedreamercomic.com

    Get your I'm-being-tortured-by-dementors face ready.

    8. Mr. Twit, The Twits

    Via theguardian.com

    Real beard or fake beard, make Roald Dahl proud.

    9. Mr. Darcy and Elizabeth Bennet, Pride and Prejudice

    Via lilymonster

    Think you can get your boyfriend to dress as Mr. Darcy? Goldmine.

    10. Your Favorite Author

    This guy is Margaret Atwood.

    11. The Paddington Cat

    Via etsy.com

    Your cat wants to join in on the fun.

    12. Your favorite book cover

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    When in doubt, BE the book.

    13. Alice, Alice in Wonderland

    Via mishalulu.com

    Way cooler than the typical Alice you see every year.

    14. Humpty Dumpty

    Via imgfave.com

    HE SAT ON A WALL AND WAS THE CUTEST THING EVER.

    15. 50 Shades of Grey

    Via tumbr.com

    A little paint-strip humor.

    16. Nancy Drew

    Via theexaminer.com

    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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