Greeting, friends and fellow A-Z Challengers.  We’ve reached the eleventh hour, and even after a month of brainstorming, I couldn’t find the perfect YA character for the letter Y.  I’ve decided, instead, that Y is for…

Your choice of literary character, from ANY fictional genre!

Which characters make your heart race?

Which characters make you so angry you want to scream?

Which characters make you want to trade lives with them?

Which characters jumped off the page and became real beside you?

Pick your favorite characters, from Adult, YA, MG, or Children’s fiction, and tell us why this character is so special.