Calico Bush Characters

This Study Guide consists of approximately 21 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Calico Bush.
This section contains 1,317 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Calico Bush Study Guide

Marguerite Ledoux

Marguerite Ledoux is a young child when her uncle decides to move to Canada where he hopes to teach dance to a group of French citizens who have relocated there. On the ship from their home in Le Havre, Marguerite's uncle tells her of his dreams, even explaining to her the house they will soon live in. However, within sight of land, one of the crew members becomes ill. Soon Marguerite's uncle becomes ill as well, dying on the small ship. Out of fear that the illness will spread, the captain throws all of the uncle's belongings over the side of the ship and drops Marguerite and her grandmother off at a port in the new colonies instead of their intended destination in Canada. A short time later, Marguerite's grandmother also dies, leaving Marguerite without relatives or money for her support. Marguerite is then bound out to...

(read more)

This section contains 1,317 words
(approx. 4 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Calico Bush Study Guide
Copyrights
BookRags
Calico Bush from BookRags. (c)2014 BookRags, Inc. All rights reserved.