Abbie Mackenzie Deal
This character, the story's protagonist, is an eight year old with big dreams when the novel begins.
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.
Margaret, Isabelle and Grace Deal
These character are daughters of the story's protagonist.
Laura and Katherine Deal
These characters are the protagonist's grandchildren.
Dr. Ed Matthews
This character pays a man to go to war.
This character is described as unpleasant and dirty.
Henry and Sarah Lutz
These characters open a general store.
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