Pickwick is ready for Halloween

By Fleur Clarke

Posted on October 16, 2014 in Fun Stuff with tags Halloween, Pickwick

A massive thank you to everyone who entered our #HalloweenPickwick competition and helped Pickwick avoid the embarrassment of being the only costume-less dodo this Halloween! We had some really creative entries, from Pennywise to the Gruffalo, and we loved seeing what you guys came up with!

Please click on the pictures to be redirected to Twitter and the talented people who helped ready Pickwick for Halloween…

Here’s Pickers dressed as some classic Halloween monsters:



The Pickwick from the Black Lagoon     Werewolf Pickwick


Quoth the dodo.. ‘Nevermore’! Some fantastic literature related costumes:

silvanhistorian     AuntBenjamin

Pickwick as the Gruffalo!



Here’s Pickwick paying tribute to the King:

AuntBenjamin (2)     


She was game for some rather unusual costumes:


Here are some very spooky looks, and we’ve got to say, Pickwick looks good in a hat!


bookclubforum     MeganInTheSun


MrPawley     sambakey


A few costumes also took inspiration from classic horror movies and action films:

mattlibrarian (5)

mattlibrarian (6)  neverwhere

Here’s Pickwick showing solidarity with other extinct beings:

Crusaderofchaos (2)



Here’s our dodo encountering a truly horrific scene: empty bookshelves…

ZoeMarkham (2)

…and finally, we think Pickwick looks absolutely dashing as the Invisible Dodo:



Which was your favourite?



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