Top Ten Saddest Character Deaths in Popular Books

I cried on most of these. It’s usually the youngest in the group that gets it or one of the most important...

The Top Ten

1 Will Herondale - The Infernal Devices

He died naturally but he was my all time favorite character ever - NightJinx

2 Newt - The Death Cure

Please Tommy please. OH THE FEELS - NightJinx

3 Rue - Hunger Games

This was so sad, I cried both from the book and the movie - NightJinx

4 Dobby - Harry Potter

I loved Doby, he was such a sweet little elf - NightJinx

5 Finnick Odair - Hunger Games; Mockingjay part 2

Like, why him he was such a darling - NightJinx

6 Severus Snape - Harry Potter Severus Snape - Harry Potter Severus Snape is a fictional character in J. K. Rowling's Harry Potter series. He is characterised as a person of great complexity, whose coldly sarcastic and controlled exterior conceals deep emotions and anguish.

I never really liked him but I do know there are tons of people that did - NightJinx

7 Chuck - Maze Runner

He stepped in front of Tomas to save his life from the throwing knife. RIP - NightJinx

8 Hedwig - Harry Potter

She was with him from day one and suddenly was killed in battle so suddenly. - NightJinx

9 Albus Dombledore - Harry Potter

Dumbledore was dope - NightJinx

10 Augustus Waters - The Fault in Our Stars

He was so sweet and didn’t deserve to die - NightJinx

The Contenders

11 Will Herondale - Infernal Devices Will Herondale - Infernal Devices
12 Tris - Divergent Tris - Divergent
13 Newt - Death Cure Newt - Death Cure
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