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.
Jeanne Wakatsuki - She is intelligent and has spent most of her time away from other Asian people. She smiles too much. She does not speak Japanese. She learns to twirl the baton. She will not stand up for herself. She feels that for some reason she deserves the loss of the right to participate fully in society. She finds herself with opposing feelings. One part of her wants to hide, to disappear and not be seen. The other side wants to be seen, to be accepted, to have dates and...
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