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.
Frederick Buechner - This character is the protagonist in the story.
Grandma Buechner - This character is referred to as being strong, like a rock in the ocean.
Frederick's Mother - Freddy is close with this character throughout his life, and the two of them lean on one another a lot for support.
Jamie Buechner - This is Freddy's little brother.
Freddy's Father, Fred Buechner - This character kills himself one morning, leaving a hasty note on the last page of a novel.
Naya - This is Freddy's other grandmother. She...
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