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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.
  1. Station Eleven Book Cover Picture

    Kirsten Raymonde

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

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  2. The Devil Wears Prada Book Cover Picture

    Emily Charlton

    Emily is charming and devoted to her celebrity friends. She’s witty, smart, and especially fashionable.

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  3. A Dance with Dragons Book Cover Picture

    Tyrion Lannister

    Who better to host an event than the smartest man in The Known World, Tyrion Lannister?

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  4. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory Book Cover Picture

    Willy Wonka

    Hilarious and wise, Wonka’s a gem of a performer, and his fabulous style certainly helps.

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  5. Breakfast at Tiffany's Book Cover Picture

    Holly Golightly

    A pretty, witty lady named Holly Golightly can host a New York City party like no one else can.

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  6. Pride and Prejudice Book Cover Picture

    Elizabeth Bennet

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

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  7. The Martian Book Cover Picture

    Mark Watney

    Even in the face of danger, Mark has a lighthearted and self-deprecating sense of humor.

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  8. Bridget Jones's Diary Book Cover Picture

    Bridget Jones

    Bridget is the life of the party. She’s uncensored, clumsy, and totally affable.

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  9. Ready Player One Book Cover Picture

    Wade Watts

    A pop culture trivia extraordinare, Wade is as much an entertainer as he is a gamer.

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  10. Sherlock Holmes: The Novels Book Cover Picture

    Sherlock Holmes

    Hanging around the clever and investigative, Sherlock Holmes, would make for a memorable night.

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  11. High Fidelity Book Cover Picture


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

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  12. The Cat in the Hat Book Cover Picture

    The Cat in the Hat

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

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  13. American Psycho Book Cover Picture

    Patrick Bateman

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

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