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.
Ivan Smetski - An excellent athlete, this character overcame Bear to rescue a princess.
Katerina - Ethereally beautiful, this character is a trained leader of the people of Taina, and also was the victim of enchantment.
King Matfei - A wise and just ruler, this character is much beloved by the people of Taina, and has earned a following of loyal warriors.
Dimitri - This character became enthralled to Baba Yaga, and in the process, rendered his monarch speechless.
Sergei - Although born crippled, this character befriends a stranger in the...
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