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.
Reuben - This character is eleven years old and has lung trouble.
Jeremiah - This character performs miracles, reads the Bible regularly and attends a charismatic church.
God - This character is a monotheistic deity.
Swede - This character has a special literary talent.
Davy - This character kills intruders and then goes on the run to elude the authorities.
Dolly - This character is attacked by bullies and the resulting conflict eventually leads to the bullies' deaths.
Israel Finch and Tommy Basca - These characters hassle others which eventually leads...
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