Rainbow Road (novel) Characters
Kyle Meeks is a responsible eighteen year old boy who is about to begin his first semester at Princeton. In high school, besides being a good student, Kyle is a star swimmer on the school team. Kyle takes up swimming because his father has always wanted a son who is a star athlete and swimming is the only sport Kyle feels confident in pursuing. This causes some friction between Kyle and his father, especially when Kyle tells his father that he is gay. However, time has passed and Kyle's father has come to terms with his sexuality. It helps that Kyle's boyfriend is a star basketball player.
Kyle is a responsible kid. When he and his friends decide to go on a cross country road trip, it is Kyle who takes control of the money and who tries to keep his friends in line,...