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.
Tara Sullivan - This is the main character of the book who is diagnosed with obsessive-compulsive disorder.
Greta Sullivan - This is the protagonist's younger sister and she takes a protective role.
Mother - This character has an increasingly difficult time with the protagonist's quirks, and ends up shaking her violently at the town carnival to try to get her to stop praying compulsively.
Father - This character cannot tell what he did to deserve the protagonist's compulsive behavior, and ends up stalking out of Christmas dinner rather than be subject...
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