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Fiction (all genres) featuring characters who are both strong AND kind

Kindness can be an underrated value in fiction. This list is to acknowledge good fiction which includes characters whose kindness is NOT depicted as weakness, characters with a strong capacity for empathy and a readiness to help those in trouble.
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108 books · 59 voters · list created March 1st, 2015 by Kelley (votes) .
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Kelley 4038 books
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Clare 6920 books
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David 2989 books
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Leslie 2387 books
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Deborah 1116 books
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Bridgitte 768 books
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