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.
Avery Broussard - An unhappy character, his drinking leads to numerous problems that culminate in finding himself in jail.
J.P. Winfield - He wants nothing more than to make it to Nashville and out of his hometown. At the age of twenty-seven, he decides to take his first significant trek to stardom, but finds himself a fish out of water.
Toussant Boudreaux - Despite the ability and willingness to succeed in the big city, he suffers incredibly bad luck and the wrath of a bigoted society.
Batiste - He works...
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