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.
Abbie Mackenzie Deal - This character, the story's protagonist, is an eight year old with big dreams when the novel begins.
Will Deal - This character is the child of the farmer with the largest crop in Blackhawk County, Iowa.
Grandpa and Grandma Deal - These characters invite their newlywed son to live in their home.
Mackenzie 'Mack' Deal and Emma Lutz Deal - This character moves to Omaha at age seventeen.
John Deal and Eloise Wentworth Deal - These characters return to Cedartown to open a law practice.
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