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.
Major Ernest Pettigrew - This character is a 68 year old widower who served with the Royal Sussex during his time in the military.
Mrs. Ali - This character is a 58 year old widow and the proprietress of the SuperSaver SuperMart.
Bertie Pettigrew - This character dies before the start of the book so all references made to him are in the past tense or are related to his family.
Roger Pettigrew - This character is an only son and has grown up to be self-indulgent, disrespectful and selfish.
Alec Shaw -...
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