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.
May Dodd - A young woman unwilling to follow the rules of social propriety; she marries the tribal chief.
Captain John Bourke - He is an honorable military man.
Martha Atwood - An employee at the lunatic asylum, this character helps May escape and accompanies her when she goes to live with the Indians.
Euphemia (Phemie) Washington - This character is a tall, black woman who becomes a "white" bride.
Helen Flight - This eccentric English character is passionate about killing and painting wild birds.
Gretchen Fathauer - This character is...
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