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.
Benny Hogan - She struggles with her weight and compares herself to other girls. She is a nice and funny person, but she has to fight insecurity.
Eve Malone - After her parents' deaths, she is raised by the nuns, especially Mother Francis. Although her mother's family is wealthy, they refuse to raise Eve and offer her no financial support.
Jack Foley - A handsome university student who lives with his parents and brothers. He is popular and a star rugby player.
Nan Mahon - Already pregnant by Simon, she has...
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