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A Mary Sue is an idealized character representing the author, mostly found in fan fiction. The male equivalent is usually called a Gary Stu.

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Are any of the characters in Harry Potter books a “Mary Sue”?

Can any of the characters in Harry Potter books be considered a "Mary Sue" character? If so, who and why? A Mary Sue or Gary Stu or Marty Stu is an idealized fictional character, a young or low-...