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.
The Author - This is the principal character. He is a Professor of Zoology at the University of Vermont.
Jack - This character is a raven that the author captures at the beginning of the book.
Stuart - This character is the author's nine-year-old son.
The Adams - They are the family that originally settled in the area around the author's cabin.
Ron and Syndi - These characters are the author's neighbors who live at the bottom of the hill.
The author's father - The author talks about this person in...
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