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    21 Totally Crush-Worthy Literary Characters

    You get to imagine exactly what they look like, they know all kinds of witty banter, and they'll never, ever leave you — book crushes are way better than the real thing.

    1. Henry deTamble from The Time-Traveler's Wife

    2. Mercutio from "Romeo and Juliet"

    3. Harriet Welsch from Harriet the Spy

    4. Encyclopedia Brown from Encyclopedia Brown

    5. Seamus Finnigan and Dean Thomas from Harry Potter

    6. Luna Lovegood from Harry Potter

    7. Draco Malfoy from Harry Potter

    8. Joe Kavalier from The Amazing Adventures of Kavalier and Clay

    9. Tibby Rollins from The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants

    10. Nick and Norah from Nick and Norah's Infinite Playlist

    11. Edmond Dantés from The Count of Monte Cristo

    12. Will Parry from His Dark Materials

    13. Alanna from The Song of the Lioness

    14. Dave the Laugh from Confessions of Georgia Nicolson

    15. Michael Moscovitz from The Princess Diaries

    16. Lizzy Bennet and Mr. Darcy from Pride and Prejudice

    17. Susan Pevensie from The Chronicles of Narnia

    18. Q from Paper Towns

    19. Claudia Kishi from The Babysitters Club

    20. Gale OR Peeta from The Hunger Games

    21. Sherlock Holmes

    Because let's be real: