This section provides a short description of all the major characters in the book. This can be printed out as a study guide for students, used as a "key" for leading a class discussion, or you can jump to the quiz/homework section to find worksheets that incorporate these descriptions into a variety of question formats.
Dr. Will Jennings - This married character is an anesthesiologist who has just developed a new drug that could make millions of dollars.
Karen Jennings - This character was once a nurse but quit to attend medical school and then subsequently quit school to raise a child.
Abby Jennings - This young character has been diagnosed with Type 1, or juvenile, diabetes and has to carefully monitor her blood sugar and diet to keep the disease from getting out of control and causing coma or death.
Joe Hickey - This character is...
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