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.
Mrs. Curren (the narrator) - This person is diagnosed with terminal cancer and found a homeless man inside her home.
Mr. Vercueil (the homeless man) - This person is an alcoholic, homeless man who has a dog as a constant companion.
Florence - This person works as a housekeeper and acts as a source of news because the media did not report on oppression.
Bheki - This person was a 15 year old who became involved in activism.
John - This person was a teenager who was attacked by police and was...
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