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.
Iris Fisher van den Meer - This person is the main character in the story who struggles in the change from a young child to an adult, but eventually ends up marrying an artist.
Margarethe Fisher van den Meer - This character was widowed, is always aspiring for more, commits the only murder in the novel, and ends up going blind.
Clara van den Meer - This character possesses a radiant beauty that is admired by everyone, and yet this person does not want to be noticed for beauty alone.
Ruth Fisher van...
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