Wednesday, February 5, 2014

Literary Addicts Weekly Meme: Who Is Your Favorite Supporting Character?

It’s Wednesday! And that means it’s time for the Literary Addicts Weekly Meme! Every Wednesday, they suggest a fun theme to write about. The theme of this week: Who is your favorite supporting character and why?

I recently read Where Courage Calls by one of my favorite historical fiction novelists, Janette Oke. (I’ll be posting my full review soon!) I really admired the supporting character of Molly. She had lost her husband in a mining accident and taken in two teenagers who’d been orphaned by the tragedy. She supported all of them by operating a boardinghouse. Instead of feeling sorry for herself, she was a mother-like figure to many of the people in town, feeding their stomachs and their hearts with food and wisdom. I don’t know if I could have been as strong in her situation! Molly was truly an inspiration to the people in her community and to me.

Who is your favorite supporting character? CLICK HERE for links to the other blogs participating in this meme to find out their choices! And feel free to share your answer in the comments below.

3 comments:

  1. I love historical fiction. Another book to add to my TBR.

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  2. I love a good strong character. Sh sounds very inspiring.

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  3. I'm normally not a fan of historical fiction but this has caught my interest. I love strong female roles and she definitely seems and sounds like a strong female. Not sure I would be able to be that strong if I was in that situation.

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