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.
Ann Deever - This character has a note from her dead fiance.
Dr. Jim Bayliss - This character once ran away to New Orleans.
Sue Bayliss - This character asks another character to move out of the neighborhood after her wedding.
Bert - This character pretends to be a policeman.
George Deever - This character has just visited his father in prison for the first time when he enters the scene.
Chris Keller - This character encourages a neighbor to leave his medical practice to pursue a higher calling in medical research.
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