Character Recommendations Based on Dean Moriarty

Ishmael Moby Dick

A quiet observer on a larger-than-life quest

Robbie Turner Atonement

The humble son of a servant, surrounded by aristocrats

John Yossarian Catch-22

"A crotchety old fogey of 28"

Miss Havisham Great Expectations

The creepiest old rich lady in town

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

A phenomenal sense of smell, a weak sense of morality

Don Quixote Don Quixote

The original windmill-tilter

Catherine Linton Wuthering Heights

As a child, Catherine was always free-spirited and chatty. Now, she's more emotional than ever

Edwin Hoover Little Miss Sunshine

A doting grandfather who just happens to have a heroin addiction and a penchant for swearing

Marv Sin City

A brutish but principled thug who'd be right at home on an ancient battlefield

Kathy Never Let Me Go

A natural caretaker who strives to find hope in even the darkest of times