Alpha in literature

I'm writing an article for the Huffington Post on my favorite alphas in literature. Let me tell you, this is harder than it sounds. My list is MILES long and I'm trying to cut it down to a reasonable length. Help me.

Tell me some of your favorite alphas in literature. I'll start:

Roarke Ranger Jamie Rhett Wrath Heathcliff Wolf Raphael

Some men just don't need two names. I could go on like this for DAYS. Now you.