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.
Crazy Bridget - This character is an old Irish settler that the other settlers go to when they are sick.
And-Ongen Hansa - This is a nickname for one of the characters that means "The Duckling."
Anna Marie Hansa - This character is young toddler when the families first set out for the frontier.
Beret Hansa - This is the most moral character who fears the westward move.
Hans Kristian Hansa - This character is around age 7 at the beginning of the novel and is very enthusiastic.
Ole Hansa - This...
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