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Thursday, May 31, 2007

Thursday Thirteen (3 of ∞)

Thirteen Of My Favorite Fictional Characters

This week I present 13 of my favorite fictional characters:

  1. Ender Wiggin (Ender's Game, Speaker for the Dead)
  2. Hercule Poirot (Murder on the Orient Express)
  3. Billy Pilgrim (Slaughterhouse-Five)
  4. Shalmanezer (Stand on Zanzibar)
  5. Capt. John Yossarian (Catch-22)
  6. Sherlock Holmes (A Study in Scarlet, The Hound of the Baskervilles)
  7. Christopher Boone (The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Nighttime)
  8. Lazarus Long (Time Enough for Love)
  9. Jubal Harshaw (Stranger in a Strange Land)
  10. Atticus Finch (To Kill a Mockingbird)
  11. Eeyore (Winnie the Pooh)
  12. Frodo Baggins (The Lord of the Rings)
  13. Myron Bolitar (Deal Breaker, Drop Shot, Promise Me)

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JennieBoo said...

Intersting choices.

Thanks for sharing your 13!

Happy Thursday!

Susan Helene Gottfried said...

Eeyore, Ender... do I smell an underdog theme?

Happy TT!

Alasandra said...

Sherlock Holmes is my all time favourite. Thanks for visiting my TT

impworks said...

Heinlein wrote great characters (even ones who shouldn't be likeable can come across that way. I'd struggle to keep myself to just two of them on a list.

Stone Girl said...

Nice list! Speaker for the Dead is one of my top three favorite books of all time. Great one!

Raggedy said...

Great list!
Happy TT'ing