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.
Liu Hulan - She is a Red Princess and an investigator for the Ministry of Public Security.
David Stark - He is an American lawyer who is married to Liu Hulan.
Xiao Da / Michael Quon - He is a Chinese American who claims to be in the country finding his Chinese roots.
Tang Wenting / Bill Tang - He is the right hand of Xiao Da. Seen first at an All Patriotic Society meeting in the beginning of the novel, it is clear early on that he is a fanatic follower of...
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