Character Recommendations Based on Susanna Kaysen

Janis Ian Mean Girls

Comfortable in her own skin, she doesn't really fit in but doesn't really care, either

Rebecca Doppelmeyer Ghost World

A former high school outcast who's tentatively shaking off her misanthropic personality

Cassie Ainsworth Skins

While her head is always in the clouds, her heart is always in the right place

Lolita Lolita

She's full of drama and out of control

Morticia Addams The Addams Family

Shadow-loving matriarch with a bone-dry wit

Margot Tenenbaum The Royal Tenenbaums

A secret smoker who has plenty more secrets where that came from

Aria Montgomery Pretty Little Liars

Beautiful and artistic, Aria follows her own path

Gina Linetti Brooklyn Nine-Nine

Gina puts the "I" in narcissist

Joyce Byers Stranger Things

Not crazy, just speaking to her missing son across dimensions using Christmas lights

Alice Closer

Lying is the most fun a girl can have without taking her clothes off