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...
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