The narrator of the book.
Helen Hoover Boyle
A real estate agent who makes money by selling haunted houses to people and then reselling them.
A paramedic Streator works with while gathering information for his sudden infant death stories.
Gina Dinji and Katrin
Streator's wife and daughter.
Helen's infant son.
Duncan, Henderson, and Oliphant
The three who are killed when Streator reads the poem to them.
Dr. Sara Lowenstein
A radio doctor who counsels people who call into her radio show.
A nurse who began killing when a home-bound patient asked her to do it to give her peace from her pain.
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