Because you like Legolas Greenleaf in The Lord of the Rings
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.
Ishmael is a quiet observer on a larger-than-life quest. See them in Moby Dick.
Dimitri Belikov is a stoic vampire guardian who has the reserve, focus, and discipline of a soldier. See them in Vampire Academy .
Buttercup is a farm girl turned princess who'd do anything to have her old life back. See them in The Princess Bride.
Artemis Fowl understands the way of the world. If he wins, he's a prodigy. If he loses, then he's crazy. That is how history is written. See them in Artemis Fowl.
Peter Pan is a boy who never grew up. See them in Peter Pan.
Jesse Tuck dreams of finding someone to join his unusual family. See them in Tuck Everlasting.
The Warden of the camp says that digging holes in the desert builds character, but Stanley Yelnats suspects there's more to it. See them in Holes.
Arthur Dent is an incredibly normal man on an incredibly abnormal adventure. See them in The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy.
Faced with inequality, Gale Hawthorne has a rebellious spirit that only grows. See them in The Hunger Games .
A literal fallen star, Yvaine is temperamental, sarcastic, and a bit on edge. See them in Stardust.
A Haddock always has a trick up his sleeve! Tintin is lucky to have Captain Haddock as a companion to search for hidden treasure on an adventure around the world. See them in The Adventures of Tintin.