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Books With Nerdy, Geeky, or Genius Main Characters

This is a list of fiction books with heroes/heroines that are nerds, geeks, geniuses, or are very smart/considered outcasts because of their intelligence. They don't have to be Revenge of the Nerds nerdy, they can just be very smart/genius level and look normal. But please do include the textbook nerds too! Scientists also wanted.
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Pride and Prejudice
Pride and Prejudice
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Frankenstein
Frankenstein
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Little Women (Louisa May Alcott)
Little Women (Louisa May Alcott)
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The Fault in Our Stars
The Fault in Our Stars
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Jane Eyre
Jane Eyre
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Anne of Green Gables
Anne of Green Gables
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Rebecca (Daphne Du Maurier)
Rebecca (Daphne Du Maurier)
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Fahrenheit 451
Fahrenheit 451
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Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets
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Divergent
Divergent
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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire
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The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)
The Perks of Being a Wallflower (Stephen Chbosky)
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A Wrinkle in Time
A Wrinkle in Time
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Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
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Matilda
Matilda
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Dune
Dune
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Insurgent (Veronica Roth)
Insurgent (Veronica Roth)
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The Girl With the Dragon Tatoo
The Girl With the Dragon Tatoo
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix
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The Help
The Help
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (J.K.Rowling)
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows (J.K.Rowling)
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Hamlet
Hamlet
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The Da Vinci Code
The Da Vinci Code
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The Goldfinch
The Goldfinch
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Flowers for Algernon
Flowers for Algernon
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Northanger Abbey
Northanger Abbey
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, J.K. Rowling
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban, J.K. Rowling
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The Golden Compass
The Golden Compass
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Allegiant
Allegiant
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Wicked
Wicked
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Fangirl
Fangirl
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone
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The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Sherman Alexie)
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian (Sherman Alexie)
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The Name of the Wind
The Name of the Wind
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Clockwork Angel
Clockwork Angel
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Looking for Alaska (John Green)
Looking for Alaska (John Green)
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The Girl Who Played With Fire (Stieg Larsson)
The Girl Who Played With Fire (Stieg Larsson)
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The Fifth Season (N. K. Jemisin)
The Fifth Season (N. K. Jemisin)
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Ready Player One (Ernest Cline)
Ready Player One (Ernest Cline)
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Clockwork Princess
Clockwork Princess
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