Character Recommendations Based on Coraline Jones

Quasimodo The Hunchback of Notre Dame

Though raised to think of himself as a monster, Quasimodo's heart holds nothing but compassion

Susie Salmon The Lovely Bones

Susie has a big heart, even though it’s not beating anymore

Carrie White Carrie

Skittish and reserved but ready to make a big statement

Charlie Bucket Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

Charlie may be down-on-his-luck, but his spirits are always sky high

Celie Johnson The Color Purple

Though life tries to break her down, Celie always finds the quiet strength to keep going

Susan Caraway Stargirl

Free-spirited Stargirl joyfully dances to the beat of her own drum

Hugo Cabret Hugo

A responsible kid who's still capable of flights of fancy

The Little Prince The Little Prince

Childlike wonder personified in a tiny package

Pi Patel Life of Pi

Philosophical, compassionate, and resilient, Pi approaches problems with a composure far beyond his years

Willy Wonka Charlie and the Chocolate Factory

An eccentric, eclectic, egotistical chocolate factory owner