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.
Emily Grimes - This character has no sense of stability or sense of self worth.
Sarah Grimes Wilson - This character dies as a result of a drunken fall or push.
Esther Pookie Grimes - This character's life is consumed by alcoholism.
Walter Grimes - This character dreams of becoming a writer one day but is stuck on the copy desk.
Andrew Crawford - This character confesses to wanting to marry another character after only having known this character for one week.
Jack Flanders - This character is a poet who...
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