Because you like Bridget Jones in Bridget Jones's Diary
In his transformation from hardened convict to moral paragon, Jean Valjean is the kind of man we should all aspire to be. See them in Les Miserables.
Dimitri Belikov is a stoic vampire guardian who has the reserve, focus, and discipline of a soldier. See them in Vampire Academy .
Rose Hathaway is a reckless, rebellious smartass who's training to be a royal vampire guardian. See them in Vampire Academy.
Jamie Fraser is a noble warrior with a romantic heart. See them in Outlander.
Equal parts klutzy and clever, Ella is not afraid to take her fate into her own hands. See them in Ella Enchanted.
Miss Havisham is the creepiest old rich lady in town. See them in Great Expectations.
Bella Swan thinks of it as her job to help her parents and protect her friends, even though it often ends up the other way around. See them in Twilight.
Jacob Black is the boy next door who's also the wolf next door. See them in Twilight.
Noah Calhoun is lost without Allie, who seems to have moved on. See them in The Notebook.
Ishmael is a quiet observer on a larger-than-life quest. See them in Moby Dick.
Jenna Rink is physically 30 but emotionally 13. She has a better excuse than most. See them in 13 Going on 30.
Susie Salmon has a big heart, even though it's not beating anymore. See them in The Lovely Bones.