Characters with lively personalities always make a book enjoyable to read, and that includes those with bad luck!
The following characters have a reputation of bad luck following them:
Deya: The Tea Girl of Hummingbird Lane
In the beginning of book, we find Deya casted out of her community due to giving birth to twins. What follows throughout the novel is a string of hardships, and reveals who in Deya’s village shows compassion in times of severe conflict.
Neville Longbottom: Harry Potter series
Neville Longbottom is Harry Potter’s unlucky Gryffindor housemate, at least throughout the first half of the series! Fortunately his misfortunes wane as the books progress.
Mike Hayes: Our Kind of Cruelty
Mike Hayes is only trying to play along with the sensual ‘cat and mouse’ game he and his girlfriend Verity carry on in the long term. It doesn’t matter if she no longer wants to be with him! Our Kind of Cruelty shows Mike getting in one mishap after another, building up to a chilling plot twist!
Note: I’m taking part in The Library Looter & Anniek’s Library Blogtober Challenge.