Tex Characters

This Study Guide consists of approximately 57 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more - everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of Tex.
This section contains 1,013 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Tex Study Guide

Blackie Collins

Blackie refuses to live up to the expectations of his demanding father, Cole. Rather than enroll in college, Blackie runs off to San Francisco.

Cole Collins

Cole Collins represents the corporate, middle-class white man. He has high expectations for his children and blames their failures on the influence of the McCorraick boys, whom he perceives as bad boys. Eventually he realizes his mistake through his interaction with Mason. He also recognizes Tex's bravery.

Johnny Collins

Johnny is Tex's best friend. He is "flame-haired as a matchstick," and is also described as flighty, which frustrates his brother Cole. He receives a motorcycle for his birthday; unfortunately, the privilege of riding the motorcycle is the way his father tries to maintain his control over the boy.

Johnny dotes on Tex, and they are such good friends that when they pass out on the ride home from the fair they...

(read more from the Characters section)

This section contains 1,013 words
(approx. 3 pages at 400 words per page)
Buy the Tex Study Guide
Copyrights
Novels for Students
Tex from Novels for Students. ©2005-2006 Thomson Gale, a part of the Thomson Corporation. All rights reserved.