Orphaned heroes…can you think of any?

supermanHow do you like your literary/movie heroes? Young and orphaned? Dashing and fearless? Dark and brooding? We can sort the collection of literary heroes into many intriguing categories. Let’s have a little fun. The category is …Orphaned Heroes/Or Heroes with missing parents. Add to the list and you’re entered in the December drawing for an iTunes card and signed book.

I’ll start us off with two:

Harry Potter

Dorothy Gale

3 responses to this post.

  1. Posted by Suzan Michet on December 8, 2012 at 10:31 pm

    Anne Shirley (of Anne of Green Gables fame).

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  2. Posted by Ben S. on December 5, 2012 at 11:20 pm

    Pip (Great Expectations)
    Oliver and the Artful Dodger
    Little Orphan Annie
    Dondi
    Tarzan a/k/a John Clayton, Earl Greystoke
    Bruce Wayne a/k/a Batman
    Kal-El a/ka Clark Kent a/k/a Superman
    Peter Parker a/k/a Spiderman

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