Because you like Jay Gatsby in The Great Gatsby
Buttercup is a farm girl turned princess who'd do anything to have her old life back. See them in The Princess Bride.
Even the smallest person can change the course of the world, if he's brave enough. See them in The Lord of the Rings.
Riggan Thomson is a washed-up movie star running from his inner demons. Alas those inner demons look just like the superhero he used to play. See them in Birdman.
Raised to happily follow the rules, Cassia might actually be more rebellious than she thinks she is. See them in Matched .
Equal parts klutzy and clever, Ella is not afraid to take her fate into her own hands. See them in Ella Enchanted.
Alex DeLarge likes his favorite milk-based, drug-laced cocktail. It helps him get in the mood for a night of "ultra violence." See them in A Clockwork Orange.
Ponyboy Curtis is a "Greaser" on the surface, but he's a sensitive poet underneath. See them in The Outsiders.
There are certain souls the surprisingly sensitive Death would rather not reap. See them in The Book Thief.
Gollum is slimy and seething with hatred, the last person you would want to meet in a dark cave. See them in The Lord of the Rings.
Rose Hathaway is a reckless, rebellious smartass who's training to be a royal vampire guardian. See them in Vampire Academy.
Sophisticated and aloof, Darcy couldn’t care less about marriage, despite women throwing themselves upon him with wishes of matrimony. See them in Pride & Prejudice.
Margo loves mysteries so much that she becomes one. See them in Paper Towns.