YMMV: Fairytale Novels
- Nightmare Fuel: Blanche being all alone in New York City feeling oppressed by her paranoia of being followed... and it turns out she was right. That's pretty scary for people who are afraid of being by themselves.
- Woobie: Arthur and Ben. Their mother who was very close to them died of cancer, their father was cold to them, they got framed for drug possession, and got kicked them out by their dad, forcing them to be homeless temporarily. Especially Bear when his evil stepmother put the moves on him when he was a teenagerand got him in trouble for it.