The Lost Continent: Travels in Small-town America Character Descriptions

Bill Bryson
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Bill Bryson

This person is a writer who goes on a nostalgic trip across a large section of the United States.

Bill Bryson's Father

This person's death is what prompted the journey described in "Lost Continent."

Maude Bryson

This person is an excellent cook who listens in on others' phone conversations.

Bill Bryson's Grandfather

This person is farmer who died of old age.

Bill Bryson's Mother

This person is quiet, patient, caring and only asserts her opinions on humorous matters.

Lucia Herndon

This person is originally from Des Moines, but lives in Philadelphia, living the American life of easy opulence.

Mr. Morrisey

This person is a deaf milkman with a dog named Skipper.

Mr. Piper

This person is crazy, lives in Des Moines, and enjoys criticizing the British.

John Horner

This person is encountered at the homecoming fair in Iowa City and has strong, negative opinions about the...

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