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.
The First Man - This character has a car stolen after going blind.
The Thief - He is the first to die in the asylum.
The First Man's Wife - This character is the second person in the novel to go blind.
The Doctor - This character becomes the de facto leader of the inmates when the first small group arrives at the asylum.
The Doctor's Wife - This character leads a group of inmates into the city after the asylum burns.
The Girl with Dark Glasses - She lives with...
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