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.
Maggie Tobin - This character is chubby, clumsy, and awkward.
Liz Carstensen - This character has a dominant personality and makes personal decisions that have a dramatic impact on the story.
Sean Collins - This character is financially secure with self-absorbed parents who do not pay attention to him.
Dennis Holowitz - This character is unlikely friends with another character and comes from a working class family of Polish descent.
Pierre Jefferson - This character is the senior class president.
Miss Fanuzzi - This character is a high school biology teacher...
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