Ruby - This character is seventeen when her mother vanishes.
Nate Cross - The boy who lives next door to Jamie and Cora.
Cora Hunter - Ruby's older sister.
Ruby's mother - An alcoholic and an abusive parent.
Jamie Hunter - He grew up with a wonderful, large, close-knit family.
Blake Cross - He is rude and controlling.
Harriett - The woman who owns a jewelry kiosk in the mall.
Olivia - A girl who attends Perkins Day but who had attended Jackson.
Gervais - He's a twelve-year-old genius who attends school at Perkins Day.
Peyton - A girl who befriends Ruby when Ruby attends Jackson High School and is heavily involved in drugs.
Heather - A girl who had been Nate's girlfriend.
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