Because you like Frodo Baggins in The Lord of the Rings
Eragon is one part brave but three parts fool. See them in Eragon.
With an undeniable sense of adventure, Huck Finn is an expert at getting into and, more importantly, out of sticky situations. See them in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Tarzan is walking the line between human and animal. Good thing he has excellent balance. See them in Tarzan.
A responsible kid, Hugo Cabret is still capable of flights of fancy. See them in Hugo.
Though raised to think of himself as a monster, Quasimodo has a heart that holds nothing but compassion. See them in The Hunchback of Notre Dame.
The brilliant and well-adjusted Ender Wiggin is being groomed for the next generation of military leaders to fight alien invaders. See them in Ender's Game.
Stuck on a lifeboat with zoo animals without food and fresh water, Pi Patel uses his intelligence to face the greatest test of all: survival. See them in Life of Pi.
A ruthless militant, Raza will do anything to take down Tony Stark. See them in Marvel Cinematic Universe.
A girl who grew up on stories, Meggie Folchart is as loyal and intrepid as one of her fictional heroines. See them in Inkheart.
Stranded on Mars, Mark Watney is armed with quick wits, an electronic diary, disco music, and an undying resolve to make it back. See them in The Martian.
Ishmael is a quiet observer on a larger-than-life quest. See them in Moby Dick.
Lyra Belacqua is prone to getting in trouble, but she's also clever enough to get out of it. Most of the time. See them in The Golden Compass.