Because you like Catherine Morland in Northanger Abbey
Freddie Freeman is a superhero aficionado with a dark sense of humor. See them in DC Extended Universe.
Aslan represents everything good and just, he's just not super reliable. See them in The Chronicles of Narnia.
Piper Halliwell is the most kind and caring Charmed One. See them in Charmed.
Sometimes being a supportive girlfriend like Ophelia doesn't work out too well. See them in Hamlet.
Anya Jenkins has a real harsh bark to go with her demonic bite. See them in Buffy the Vampire Slayer.
Romantic, impulsive, and captivated by the joys of life, Natasha Rostova is on the messy path of growing up. See them in War and Peace.
Although she's only six, Hushpuppy is a tough girl ready to stand up to terrifying, pre-historic beasts after the storm. See them in Beasts of the Southern Wild.
Relentlessly cheerful and optimistic, Erin Hannon is an office receptionist. See them in The Office.
Logan Huntzberger is a daredevil, romantic, and heir to a media empire. See them in Gilmore Girls.
The seasoned detectives in River Heights have got nothing on amateur sleuth Nancy Drew. See them in Nancy Drew.
Christian is a romantic who for some reason won't stop singing everything he feels. See them in Moulin Rouge.
Phoebe Caulfield is a wise-beyond-her-years 10-year-old with an empathetic spirit. See them in The Catcher in the Rye.