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.
Ernie Galarza - This character shares the story of growing up and learning about life. This character moves from a small town in Mexico to California.
Gustavo - This character takes on the role of the man in the household, taking the bulk of the workload onto his own shoulders. It is this character who travels the farthest distances for work, and this character who makes detailed travel arrangements for the rest of the family.
Henriqueta - This character uses sewing skills to build up a business, thus contributing to the...
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