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.
Francis Crawford of Lymond - He is the Master of Culter who spends the majority of the story protecting the young Queen Mary from would-be assassins.
Mary Queen of Scots - She is betrothed to the French Dauphin and lives in France, away from her mother. The entire story revolves around the protection of her life.
Mary of Guise - As the Queen Mother of Scotland and the widow of King James the V, she uses her daughter to gain power for herself in her adopted home of Ireland.
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