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.
Barbara Ann Falucci (Penny) - This character is between 11 and 12 years old, and lives with a parent and maternal grandparents.
Frankie - This character is young, and seems to get in trouble quite a bit throughout the book.
Uncle Dominic - This character shows a lot of strength, compassion, reliability, and support for the younger set throughout the story.
Eleanor - This character works at the truck factory, meets a mate, and gets married.
Mr. Pat Mulligan - This character has a respectable job, finds a mate, and settles down.
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