Character Recommendations Based on Christopher John Francis Boone

Kathy Never Let Me Go

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

Natasha Rostova War and Peace

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

Marlena Rosenbluth Water for Elephants

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

Miss Havisham Great Expectations

The creepiest old rich lady in town

Catherine Linton Wuthering Heights

As a child, Catherine was always free-spirited and chatty. Now, she's more emotional than ever

Phoebe Caulfield The Catcher in the Rye

A wise-beyond-her-years 10-year-old with an empathetic spirit

Ishmael Moby Dick

A quiet observer on a larger-than-life quest

Rachel Me and Earl and the Dying Girl

Despite the undeniably awful turn her life has taken, Rachel handles herself with remarkable grace

Heathcliff Wuthering Heights

Romantic, tortured, and at times cruel, Heathcliff is an intense man

Beatrice Much Ado About Nothing

Delivering sick burns since before your great-great-great etc. grandma was born