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.
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...
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