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.
Tennessee Williamsappears in The Resemblance Between a Violin Case and a Coffin - This character is close with his/her sister and is attracted to the same sex.
Bessie Popkinappears in The Key - This person is an elderly widow who has lived a life filled with hate.
Nick Adamsappears in The Killers - This person is taken hostage while at a lunch counter and attempts to warn an acquaintance that he will soon be murdered.
Sill Lancasterappears in Christmas Gift - This child seems innocent but begins cursing and smoking...
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