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.
Mma Ramotswe - This character was once married to an unkind spouse, and the marriage ended after the death of a baby.
Mma Makutsi - This unmarried character, who cares for a sick brother, is having trouble making ends meet.
Mr. JLB Matekoni - This character, who owns the Tlokweng Road Speedy Motor, has recently suffered a debilitating depressive illness.
The Young Apprentice - After being obsessed with women, this character discovers religion in this novel.
The Older Apprentice, Charlie - This character is obsessed with girls, and girls are all...
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