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.
Daniel - This character is an 18-year-old who survives the horrors of Hitler's reign of terror in Germany.
Erika - This character uses a violin to express emotions and spirit.
Rosa - This character is able to smile despite dire circumstances and is filled with fire to fight for liberation.
Father (Joseph) - This character is not overly religious, but becomes more spiritual as the story progresses. This character's quiet wisdom and intelligence helps others survive.
Mother (Ruth) - This character was a wonderful cook and helped manage supplies so they...
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