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.
Miss Conchita Banana - This character is introduced at the beauty pageant as an invention of Madison Avenue for the United Fruit Company.
Beautiful Señorita 1 - This character is described as dressed as Carmen Miranda. Her most notorious items of costuming are a dress that leaves her midriff bare and an immense headdress made of tropical fruits.
Beautiful Señorita 2 - This character is said to act and be costumed so as to bring to mind the Latina entertainer Charo.
Beautiful Señorita 3 - This character appears as Iris Chac...
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