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.
Cleo Brandt - This character is a three-year-old who calls her Chinese grandmother "Ha-bu."
Pearl Brandt - This character has multiple sclerosis.
Phil Brandt - This character is Caucasian and has difficulty understanding the Chinese customs and expectations of his mother-in-law.
Tessa Brandt - This character is an eight-year-old girl.
Mary Kwong Cheu - This character is barely tolerated by her cousin.
Auntie Du Ching - This character leaves another character her Kitchen God altar.
Danru - This character's name means nonchalance.
Wen Fu - This character is a pilot who...
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