Character Recommendations Based on Marlena Rosenbluth

Kathy Never Let Me Go

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

Paige Collins The Vow

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

Natasha Rostova War and Peace

Romantic, impulsive, and captivated by the joys of life, Natasha is on the messy path of growing up

John Tyree Dear John

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

John Yossarian Catch-22

"A crotchety old fogey of 28"

Celie Johnson The Color Purple

Though life tries to break her down, Celie always finds the quiet strength to keep going

Rayon Dallas Buyers Club

Kinder to the world than the world is to her

Anna Karenina Anna Karenina

A strong, passionate woman who follows her heart – even at a great price

Jack Room

His big imagination is never limited by his incredibly cramped surroundings

Robbie Turner Atonement

The humble son of a servant, surrounded by aristocrats