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.
Adam Gopnik - This person is the book's author and focus.
Martha Parker - This person is married to the book's author and is the mother of two.
Luke Gopnik - This person is an infant when he moves to Paris and is five years old when he returns to New York City.
Olivia Gopnik - This person is the daughter of the book's author.
Maurice Papon - This person was once the secretary-general of the Gironde, and the defendant in a long, highly publicized trial, who is ultimately sentenced to...
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