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25 Creative Halloween Costumes Only Book Nerds Will Appreciate

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We asked the BuzzFeed Community to show us their most creative Halloween costumes inspired by books. Here are some of the most creative submissions.

1. Pippi Longstocking and her horse:

"My two friends and I did Pippi Longstocking and her horse a few years ago. The walker underneath made it possible to walk around." —mathildas46e05781b
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"My two friends and I did Pippi Longstocking and her horse a few years ago. The walker underneath made it possible to walk around."

mathildas46e05781b

2. Captain Underpants:

"In underpants we trust!" —cheyenneh4013d17b4
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"In underpants we trust!" —cheyenneh4013d17b4

3. Professor Trelawney from Harry Potter:

—katiem4fe5ab089

4. Lizzie Bennet from Pride and Prejudice and Zombies :

—mhor75

5. This Reading Rainbow-inspired outfit:

"LeVar Burton tweeted his approval of my costume." —nadineilanas
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"LeVar Burton tweeted his approval of my costume." —nadineilanas

6. Isabelle Lightwood from The Mortal Instruments:

—chloekuri

7. The Hogwarts House founders:

"We're actually in the houses we dressed up as. I even sewed the dresses myself — my first-ever sewing project." —kaytlynl
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"We're actually in the houses we dressed up as. I even sewed the dresses myself — my first-ever sewing project." —kaytlynl

8. Twilight from the My Secret Unicorn series:

—brissiebuzzer

9. Junie B. Jones:

—rebeccalynnsophiad

10. Edgar Allen Poe's The Raven:

"Complete with a Poe-tive candle!" —emmajanep3
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"Complete with a Poe-tive candle!" —emmajanep3

11. The Black family from Harry Potter:

"Our last name is Black... so it's kind of perfect!" —mariahb5
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"Our last name is Black... so it's kind of perfect!" —mariahb5

12. Arthur:

—amandak406bfdd02

13. Fern from Charlotte's Web:

"Complete with Wilbur and Charlotte!" —darapaigeb
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"Complete with Wilbur and Charlotte!" —darapaigeb

14. Chrysanthemum:

—kath1992hp

15. Cindy Lou Who from How the Grinch Stole Christmas:

—kaitlynm4d5b9e261

16. Alice and the Madhatter from Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland:

—jeanettel46747f321

17. Olivia the Pig:

—ashleyk4ad987d77

18. The Grady Sisters from The Shining:

—destinee

19. The mouse from If You Give a Mouse a Cookie:

—kayleighc2

20. Scaredy Squirrel:

—lisar447fb7980

21. Lord and Lady Macbeth:

—charlierays

22. This Chicka Chicka Boom Boom frock:

—pitz0041

23. The Lorax:

"I speak for the trees!"—melissah56
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"I speak for the trees!"—melissah56

24. Dobby and Bellatrix from Harry Potter:

—nicolew4dad774d7

25. And, of course, Tequila Mockingbird:

"I wore wings and taped tequila brands all over me." —veronicao4de07f999
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"I wore wings and taped tequila brands all over me." —veronicao4de07f999

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