Jorie’s Top Ten Most Intriguing Literary People

Top Ten Tuesday | The Broke and the Bookish

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Top Ten Characters Who X (you fill in the blank — examples: piss me off, are the popular kids, are bookish, would be my bff, that stole my heart, etc. etc.)

(Thank you,  LibraryThing for the images)

(We have characters and real people in this week’s list. Love them, hate them, these folks made me think.)

1. Kat/ Ally Carter’s Heist Society 

Heist Society by Ally Carter

2. Sarah/ Tatiana de Rosnay’s Sarah’s Key 

Sarah's Key (Movie Tie-in) by Tatiana…

3. Ashima Ganguli/ Jhumpa Lahiri’s The Namesake 

The Namesake: A Novel by Jhumpa Lahiri

4. Cleopatra/ Stacy Schiff’s Cleopatra: A Life 

Cleopatra: A Life by Stacy Schiff

5. Nitta Sayuri/ Arthur Golden’s Memoirs of a Geisha 

6. Cinna/ Suzanne Collins’ The Hunger Games Trilogy 


7. Geoffrey Chaucer/ Anya Seton’s Katherine 

Author photo. Illustration from Cassell's History of England - Century Edition - published circa 1902.<br>
Via <a href="">Wikipedia</a>.

8. Atticus Finch/ Harper Lee’s To Kill a Mockingbird 

To Kill a Mockingbird [film] by Robert…

9. Miah (Jeremiah)/ Jacqueline Woodson’s If You Come Softly 

10. Augustine of Hippo/ The Confessions of St. Augustine 

Author photo. Saint Augustine by Philippe de Champaigne


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