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.
Narrator - Although never referred to by name, this character appears prominently in all the stories and introduces other main characters.
Old Man - This character awakens when new neighbors move next door, cursing them and the fact that he's stubbed his toe; the neighbors and their hounds become this character's main adversary.
Mother - This character is a quiet person who, for the most part, accepts life as it comes and spends much time preparing traditional meals for the family.
Kid Brother - Randy - This character constantly whines and...
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