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.
Boesman - This character is colored, middle-aged, downtrodden and poor, and carries all possessions on his back.
Lena - This character is colored, middle-aged, and poor. This character carries possessions on her head and is gaunt.
Old Man - See Outa.
Outa - This character is a very old African who only speaks the tribal Xhosa language.
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