Forgot your password?  

The Big Sleep Character Descriptions

This set of Lesson Plans consists of approximately 102 pages of tests, essay questions, lessons, and other teaching materials.
Purchase our The Big Sleep Lesson Plans

Character Descriptions

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.


Joe Brody - He is a small-time hood who was once involved with Carmen Sternwood. Her father paid him to stop seeing his daughter.

Lash Canino - He is a cold and ruthless hit man who wears brown clothes and a brown hat and drives a brown car.

Larry Cobb - He is a drunk and Vivian Regan's escort at the Cypress Club.

Captain Cronjager - He is described as a "a hatchet-faced man." He is angry with Marlowe for not reporting the murders earlier and the two of them argue...

(read more Character Descriptions)

This section contains 581 words
(approx. 2 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our The Big Sleep Lesson Plans
The Big Sleep from BookRags. ©2009 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.
Follow Us on Facebook