Character Recommendations Based on Bella Swan

Paige Collins The Vow

Formerly a "sweater-set-wearing, mojito-drinking sorority girl." Now, a successful sculptor

Christian Grey Fifty Shades of Grey

Just as controlling in the bedroom as the boardroom

John Tyree Dear John

He has survived heavy gunfire and aggressive enemy soldiers. But can he handle a pretty girl?

Dimitri Belikov Vampire Academy

This stoic vampire guardian has the reserve, focus, and discipline of a soldier

Marlena Rosenbluth Water for Elephants

Confidence in the limelight doesn't always translate to power at home

Rose Hathaway Vampire Academy

A reckless, rebellious smartass who's training to be a royal vampire guardian

Aimee Finecky The Spectacular Now

Aimee has big dreams, but she's too busy taking care of everyone else's desires

Cassie Sullivan The 5th Wave

Resilient, resourceful, and not quite as brave as she pretends to be

Quentin Paper Towns

Quentin has his whole life mapped out. It might sound boring, but he likes boring... for the most part

Hannah Baker Thirteen Reasons Why

A buoyant spirit broken by the cruelties of high school