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13 Entertaining Fictional Characters That Would Host a Great Party

Books entertain readers, but which of our favorite fictional characters would entertain the masses? We’re taking a look at the coolest protagonists who make fantastic hosts.
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    Station Eleven Book Cover Picture
    Station Eleven Book Cover Picture

    Kirsten Raymonde

    by Emily St. John Mandel

    Kirsten’s passion for performing parallels a poignant narrative of a post-apocalyptic world–a beaming optimism that reads gold between shades of gray.
    Station Eleven Book Cover Picture
    Station Eleven Book Cover Picture

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    The Devil Wears Prada Book Cover Picture
    The Devil Wears Prada Book Cover Picture

    Emily Charlton

    by Lauren Weisberger

    Emily is charming and devoted to her celebrity friends. She’s witty, smart, and especially fashionable.
    The Devil Wears Prada Book Cover Picture
    The Devil Wears Prada Book Cover Picture

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    A Dance with Dragons (HBO Tie-in Edition): A Song of Ice and Fire: Book Five Book Cover Picture
    A Dance with Dragons (HBO Tie-in Edition): A Song of Ice and Fire: Book Five Book Cover Picture

    Tyrion Lannister

    by George R. R. Martin

    Who better to host an event than the smartest man in The Known World, Tyrion Lannister?
    A Dance with Dragons (HBO Tie-in Edition): A Song of Ice and Fire: Book Five Book Cover Picture
    A Dance with Dragons (HBO Tie-in Edition): A Song of Ice and Fire: Book Five Book Cover Picture

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    Breakfast at Tiffany's Book Cover Picture
    Breakfast at Tiffany's Book Cover Picture

    Holly Golightly

    by Truman Capote

    A pretty, witty lady named Holly Golightly can host a New York City party like no one else can.
    Breakfast at Tiffany's Book Cover Picture
    Breakfast at Tiffany's Book Cover Picture

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    Pride and Prejudice Book Cover Picture
    Pride and Prejudice Book Cover Picture

    Elizabeth Bennet

    by Jane Austen

    Lizzy is an extraordinary, quality (fictional) human being that wins over most audiences. She’s intelligent, irreverent, and inspirational with a playful disposition.
    Pride and Prejudice Book Cover Picture
    Pride and Prejudice Book Cover Picture

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    The Martian Book Cover Picture
    The Martian Book Cover Picture

    Mark Watney

    by Andy Weir

    Even in the face of danger, Mark has a lighthearted and self-deprecating sense of humor.
    The Martian Book Cover Picture
    The Martian Book Cover Picture

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    Bridget Jones's Diary Book Cover Picture
    Bridget Jones's Diary Book Cover Picture

    Bridget Jones

    by Helen Fielding

    Bridget is the life of the party. She’s uncensored, clumsy, and totally affable.
    Bridget Jones's Diary Book Cover Picture
    Bridget Jones's Diary Book Cover Picture

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    Ready Player One (Movie Tie-In) Book Cover Picture
    Ready Player One (Movie Tie-In) Book Cover Picture

    Wade Watts

    by Ernest Cline

    A pop culture trivia extraordinare, Wade is as much an entertainer as he is a gamer.
    Ready Player One (Movie Tie-In) Book Cover Picture
    Ready Player One (Movie Tie-In) Book Cover Picture

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    Sherlock Holmes: The Novels Book Cover Picture
    Sherlock Holmes: The Novels Book Cover Picture

    Sherlock Holmes

    by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

    Hanging around the clever and investigative, Sherlock Holmes, would make for a memorable night.
    Sherlock Holmes: The Novels Book Cover Picture
    Sherlock Holmes: The Novels Book Cover Picture

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    High Fidelity Book Cover Picture
    High Fidelity Book Cover Picture

    Rob

    by Nick Hornby

    Rob’s love for music combined with his cultural knowledge and super cool attitude makes him a character we want to hang out with.
    High Fidelity Book Cover Picture
    High Fidelity Book Cover Picture

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    The Cat in the Hat Book Cover Picture
    The Cat in the Hat Book Cover Picture

    The Cat in the Hat

    by Dr. Seuss

    The Cat in the Hat is silly and fun and more importantly, an anarchist who would put on quite ruthless a show.
    The Cat in the Hat Book Cover Picture
    The Cat in the Hat Book Cover Picture

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    American Psycho Book Cover Picture
    American Psycho Book Cover Picture

    Patrick Bateman

    by Bret Easton Ellis

    Sure, he’s a walking nightmare, but this narcissistic, human china cabinet would devote every inch of his soul to the lead role.
    American Psycho Book Cover Picture
    American Psycho Book Cover Picture

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