Ten Types of Teen Heroes

Ranked according to wish fulfillment by Charlie Jane Anders over at io9. (Some objectionable language).

10. The Tool of the Man

9. The Cute Sidekick

8. The Footloose Adventurer

7. The Young Detective, Spy, Inventor, etc.

6. The Disney Princess

5. Teenage Witch, Teen Wolf, Teen Vampire, etc.

4. The Misfit Outcast

3. The Hinge in the Paranormal Love Triangle

2. The Rebel

1. The Chosen Savior