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49 Halloween Costumes All Book Lovers Will Appreciate

Here's hoping you find a household passing out books instead of candy.

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2. Moby Dick and Captain Ahab from Herman Melville's Moby Dick

3. Nancy Drew from Carolyn Keene's Nancy Drew series and Joe Hardy from Franklin W. Dixon's The Hardy Boys series

Nancy Drew and Joe Hardy. Cute couple Halloween. @amandaleighh

4. Dr. Hannibal Lecter from Thomas Harris's The Silence of the Lambs

5. Charlotte's Web and Wilbur from E.B. White and Garth Williams' Charlotte's Web

9. Ryan Dean West from Andrew Smith's Winger

This is Ryan Dean West. He wins all the awards. @marburyjack #winger #Halloween #literarycostumes

10. Frodo Baggins from J.R.R. Tolkien's The Lord of the Rings

15. Little Miss Twin and Little Miss Twin from Roger Hargreaves' Little Miss Twins

16. Eleanor and Park from Rainbow Rowell's Eleanor & Park

Happy Halloween from the Panther Media Center! Thanks @rainbowrowell for the inspiration. #eleanor&park

18. Viola Swamp from Harry G. Allard Jr. and James Marshall's Miss Nelson Is Missing!

Miss L is MISSING! *gasp* Viola Swamp has taken over @LibraryHawks! #trw14 #halloween #LiteraryCostumes #librarylife

19. Miss Havisham from Charles Dickens' Great Expectations

21. King Azaz from Norton Juster and Jules Feiffer's The Phantom Tollbooth

24. Hester Prynne from Nathaniel Hawthorne's The Scarlet Letter

27. Mama Bear and Papa Bear from Stan and Jan Berenstain's The Berenstain Bears series

28. An Old Man and a C in honor of Ernest Hemingway's The Old Man and the Sea

31. Coraline Jones from Neil Gaiman's Coraline

32. Agatha Trunchbull from Roald Dahl and Quentin Blake's Matilda

34. Lisbeth Salander from Stieg Larsson's Millennium series

35. Jay Gatsby and Daisy Buchanan from F. Scott Fitzgerald's The Great Gatsby

@lishsteiling and I as #Gatsby and #Daisy for Halloween on #GiadaAtHome set! Cheers, ole...

36. Clifford from Norman Bridwell's Clifford The Big Red Dog

My mom dressed up as Clifford the big red dog for Halloween

37. Junie B. Jones and Gladys Gutzman from Barbara Park and Denise Brunkus's Junie B. Jones series

40. Eloise from Kay Thompson and Hilary Knight's Eloise books

I officially consider this costume a success!!! #Eloise #Halloween #HomemadeCostume

41. Harriet M. Welsch from Louise Fitzhugh's Harriet the Spy

44. Randle Patrick McMurphy and Mildred Ratched from Ken Kesey's One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest

@rjdanielhanna and I in our Halloween regalia #NurseRatty #McMurphy #bathroomselfie

48. Princess Elizabeth from Robert Munsch and Michael Martchenko's The Paper Bag Princess
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