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.
Steven (Steve) Richard York - This character is a gifted nineteen-year-old high school senior who is struggling to graduate from Wakefield High School and is also the narrator of the novel, the meta-fictional author of a report that forms about one-half of the novel's contents, and the principal protagonist of the novel. This character has a bad relationship with his/her father and blames his/her father for his/her parents' divorce.
Alan York - This character is a famous astronaut who was one of the first people to walk on the moon. This character saved...
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