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.
Anita de la Torre - This character is almost twelve years old when the book opens.
Mundo de la Torre - This character is dedicated to family and a fight for freedom and is a key character in the assassination of El Jefe.
Carmen - This character tries to protect her family by pretending that nothing is going wrong.
Trujillo Junior - This character made it a mission to seek revenge for those people who had assassinated his father.
El Jefe - This character was a dictator for 31 years.
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