Because you like Fantine in Les Miserables
Eragon is one part brave but three parts fool. See them in Eragon.
Emma Woodhouse knows what's best for everyone else. Just don't try to tell her what to do. See them in Emma.
Romantic, tortured, and at times cruel, Heathcliff is an intense man. See them in Wuthering Heights.
Intelligent and compassionate, Hazel Lancaster would rather face things, even bad things, than sugarcoat the truth. See them in The Fault in Our Stars.
Wanderer is a Soul, a parasite sent into a host to take over their body, extracting information from them and colonizing their species. See them in The Host.
Smart but insecure, Tally Youngblood is torn between what she wants and what her society demands. See them in Uglies.
Charming and confident, Gus Waters is determined to leave a lasting mark on the world. See them in The Fault in Our Stars.
Even the smallest person can change the course of the world, if he's brave enough. See them in The Lord of the Rings.
It is a truth universally acknowledged that Elizabeth Bennet doesn't suffer fools or prideful men. See them in Pride & Prejudice.
There are certain souls the surprisingly sensitive Death would rather not reap. See them in The Book Thief.
Faced with inequality, Gale Hawthorne has a rebellious spirit that only grows. See them in The Hunger Games .
Sabrina Fairchild is irresistible. See them in Sabrina.