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.
Antsy, Anthony Bonano - This narrator of the novel is an Italian teenager who lives in Brooklyn.
The Schwa, Calvin Schwa - This character is a young teenage boy lives in Brooklyn, and he is easily overlooked by people.
Lexie, Lexis Crawley - This blind character visits her grandfather for the summer and stays with him in his apartment.
Old Man Crawley, Mr. Crawley - This character is an elderly man who lives in an apartment above a restaurant in the area of Brooklyn where the narrator lives.
Antsy's Father -...
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