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.
Butch Bosket - This person was born in 1941 and exhibited signs of schizophrenia early in life, but had an IQ of at least 130. He was sent to prison for murdering two men, but was eventually paroled after becoming a successful student.
Willie Bosket - This person's mother was verbally and emotionally abusive. He was imprisoned at age 9, released at age 15, and then went on to kill two men and commit hundreds of robberies.
Laura Bosket - This person harbored resentment towards her spouse and took it out on a child, and...
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