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.
Alfred - This character dies right before he is to marry by falling off of a horse.
Mrs. Archer - This character is the new servant hired to concoct a poison.
The Father - This character is a banker.
Bertha Grant - This character receives an opal ring as a birthday gift.
Latimer - This character has supernatural powers to foresee certain events before they happen.
Charles Meunier - This character becomes a renowned physician and the narrator's only friend.
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