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.
Alan Grant - The main character, also a Scotland Yard detective who is bedridden from an injury in the line of duty.
Brent Carradine - This character is an American from a well to do family, and a research worker at the British Museum.
Marta Hallard - This character is a friend of the main character and also the one who provides the main character with a mystery to solve while in the hospital.
The Amazon - This character is a nurse who is homesick at daffodil season.
The Midget -...
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