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.
Jean Guttery - She is the author of "Homesick" and her story is told in first person perspective.
Andrea Hull - She is Jean's best friend.
Jean's Father - He is the director of the Hankow YMCA, and he is passionate about missionary and relief efforts in China.
Jean's Mother - She is caring, insightful, and beloved.
Millie - She is a sad orphan girl who visits Jean's family and the Hulls for Christmastime.
David - He is the eldest child in the Hull family.
Lin Nai-Nai - She is Jean's beloved nanny....
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