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.
Colonel Sartoris Snopesappears in Barn Burning - This character is caught between love for a parent and knowledge of the truth.
Res Grierappears in Shingles for the Lord - This character is a poor farmer who accidentally burns the church to the ground.
Mr. Pearsonappears in The Tall Men - This character is an investigator with the war draft board in Jackson who has been sent to arrest two boys for not signing up for Selective Service.
Ratliffappears in A Bear Hunt - This character suggests that his friend go to...
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