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.
Deanna - The book's central character, protagonist, and narrator.
Darren - A former regular drug user and now teen father.
Stacy - A former party girl whose courage and outspokenness Deanna once admired and feared.
April - Darren and Stacy's infant daughter.
Tommy - The boy whom Deanna was having sex with when they were discovered by her father.
Jason - Deanna's best friend, portrayed in narration as also being something of an outsider.
Lee - Smart and witty, this character is an outsider like Deanna and Jason.
Deanna's Dad -...
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