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.
Eugene Boyd - This character plays basketball and reciprocates the main character's romantic interest in him.
Allard Brown - This character is the youngest child in his family and the only boy.
Betsey Brown - This character is and intelligent and 13-years-old who is a part of racial integration in public schools.
Greer Brown - This character is strong and outspoken and enjoys attending demonstrations.
Jane Brown - This character raises four children and her nephew.
Margot Brown - This character is sweet but boisterous and is the protagonist's sister.
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