This character is the book's central character, its protagonist, and its narrator.
This character is Jacob's grandfather, a man who, as is eventually revealed, was a Jew in Poland at the beginning of World War II.
This was a group of violent, ultra-nationalistic, military-supported, politically motivated citizens of Germany who came to power in the early 1930s..
This character is an ornithologist, a scientist and researcher with a particular interest in birds and their habits.
This character is superficial, selfish, materialistic, and far more interested in promoting a self-image of success than she is in her son's genuine well being.
This character is the protagonist's sensitive, responsible psychiatrist, brought into his life by his parents.
These are monsters that have physically evolved into human form but are psychotically driven by a desire to serve other monsters...
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