Top 50 Best Book Characters EVER (2017)

When people talk about the best book characters they often drag the name of superheroes in it. But In my opinion Superheroes should not be included in any list of best book characters because they are entirely of different genre (and non-human). Another thing is that superheroes are already so much popular in mass media that they often overshadow the genius characters of other novels. If you are interested in superheroes list then you should check our list of 50 best superheroes.

But if you want to know about the evergreen characters of classic novels then you are on the right page. Here we present you 50 best book characters of all time. In fact many of the novels listed here are popular only because of these characters. It’s not just the story and theme of a novel that makes it popular but also the aspects and various characters traits of a character along with its chemistry with other characters. So without any further ado here we enlist 50 greatest book characters of all time –

Greatest Book Characters

50. Mark Renton (Trainspotting by Irvine Welsh)
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49. Elinor Dashwood (Sense and Sensiblity by Jane Austen)
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48. Mickey Sabbath (Sabbath’s Theater by Philip Roth)
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47. Patrick Bateman (American Psycho by Bret Easton Ellis)
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46. Don Quixote (Don Quixote by Miguel De Cervantes)
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45. Benjamin Trotter (The Rotter’s Club by Jonathan Coe)
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44. Maisie (What Maisie Knew by Henry James)
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43. Hannibal lecter (Red Dragon by Thomas Harris)
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42. Mr Fox (Fantastic Mr Fox by Roald Dahl)
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41. Hamlet (Hamlet by William Shakespeare)
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