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.
Tom Canty - This character is an unwanted child born in the first half of the sixteenth century in London to an extremely poor family.
Edward Tudor - This person is the Prince of Wales and heir to the throne of England.
Miles Hendon - This character is a soldier who has just returned from England after three years of fighting a foreign war.
John Canty - This character, who is Tom's relative, drinks a lot and steals.
Hugo - This character is a young ruffian who helps John Canty in...
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