Whether it’s Christian Grey in from Fifty Shades of Grey, Peeta Mellark from The Hunger Games, Jace Wayland from The Mortal Instruments, or one of the guys of the Marked Men series, we just can’t get enough of the guys that inhabit the pages of our favorite bestsellers. Once something hidden behind closed doors, the popularity of young adult series like Twilight and new adult romances, crushing on fictional protagonists has gone from taboo to mainstream. Women everywhere, myself included, are rocking their love for boys in books loud and proud. Hey, with the broad spectrum of genres on the shelves right now, how can you not fall in love with at least one boy in a book? (Or two or three?)
Want to show off your dedication to your favorite book beau? Check out the awesome Etsy finds below, because boys in books are just better.
1. The Basic
Straight to the point, there is no mistaking your type of guy.
2. The Cinderella
Featuring every girl’s first fictional book boyfriend: Prince Charming.
3. Geek: The Real Definition
Let your greek flag fly! (Well, hang it on your wall.)
4. True (Book) Love
Because true love knows no bounds…or, you know, realities.
5. The Versatile
With the ability to have it made into a necklace, keychain, ring or a pair of earrings, this colorful scrabble tile says so much in so many ways.