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.
Mississippi (Mibs) Beaumont - As a special girl turning thirteen, this character has enough problems in life just being a teenage girl with a savvy, but with the added strain of her father's accident, she has enough problems to make anyone depressed.
Fish Beaumont - This character is a fourteen-year-old brother.
Will Meeks - This character is a bright, caring, and confident young man who, from the beginning of the novel, treats the main character in a way that hints at his romantic feelings for her.
Bobbi Meeks - This sixteen-year-old...
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