Celebrate Kiss a Ginger Day with These 16 Bookish Redheads

Kiss a Ginger day

We’ve become a little obsessed with looking up (sometimes) strange holidays that no one else seems to celebrate, so when we stumbled across the fact that today is Kiss a Ginger Day, we wanted to grab the nearest Prince Harry and plant one on him!

Harry Kissing Meghan

Since that’s not going to happen and you know we’re all about all things bookish, we thought we compile a nice little list for you. So no matter your preferred shade of ginger–whether it’s auburn, strawberry blonde, copper, cherry, or true red–we’ve got you covered with some of our favorite gingers.

Kiss a Ginger Day

Our Favorite Gingers We’d Love to Kiss

Gingers in Romance Books

Gingers in Young Adult Books

Gingers in Books

  • Clary from The Mortal Instruments Series by Cassandra Clare (Goodreads Amazon)
  • Cross from One Good Earl Deserves a Lover by Sarah MacLean (Goodreads Amazon)
  • Jaime Fraser from Outlander by Diana Gabaldon (Goodreads Amazon)
  • Pippi Longstocking from Pippi Longstocking by Astrid Lindgren (Goodreads Amazon)

Redheads Heroes and Heroines in Books

Dumb and Dumber Pretty in Pink Gif Ariel Kissing Eric Gif

Did we miss anyone? We know we did! Let us know who your favorites are and share the ginger love.

Kiss a Ginger Day

The Sandlot blow a kiss goodbye

Prince Harry Boom Gif


  1. I loved Fred and George Weasley of course. But I also recommend Sam from Next in Line by Amy Daws. He’s a bearded ginger! πŸ™‚ Love this post!

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