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Jean Louise "scout" Finch

Main character and narrator. she is a tomboy who lives with her brother father and cook Caplurnia.

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Atticus finch

Father of scout and jem. he is a lawyer that it committed to racial equality that represents tom robinson (a black man in his trial)

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where does the story take place

Maycomb county alabama

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Jeremy "jem" finch

scouts brother who is four years older than scout gradually separates himself from scouts games throughout the story.

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Arthur "boo" Radley

A recluse who never leaves his house and is the center of jem and scouts imagination. saves scout and jem from being killed by bob ewell on haloween.

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Bob Ewell

A drunken mostly unemployed member of maycombs poorest family.

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Charles Baker "dill" harris

jem and scouts friend who comes to maycomb every summer to visit his aunt.

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Miss maudie

the finches neighbor who is a widow and long time family friend. and is the children's best adult friend.

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Caplurina

The finches black cook who takes place as a mother figure for the children.

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Aunt Alexandra

atticus' sister who is a model southern lady which leads to her class with scout the tomboy.

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Mayella ewell

bob ewells abused lonely daughter

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Tom robinson

The black field hand accused of rape

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Link deas

tom robinsons employer who looks past the color of toms skin and recognizes his good character.

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Ms. Dubose

and elderly hot headed racist women who lives near the finches. she is also a morphine addict.

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Nathan radley

Boo radleys older brother who covered up the hole in the tree which boo would fill with gifts for jem and scout.

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Heck tate

the sheriff of maycomb who is a major witness of tom robinsons trial.

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Mr. Underwood

The publisher of maycombs newspaper. mr. underwood is one of the few people who respect atticus for defending tom robinson.

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dolphus raymond

a man who pretends to be a drunk so the citizens of maycomb have an explanation for his choice of liking blacks better than whites.

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walter cunningham

a poor farmer who is part of the mob.

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walter cunningham jr.

walter can not afford lunch one day at school and accidentally gets scout in trouble.

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miss caroline fischer

scouts first grade teacher

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who wrote to kill a mockingbird

Nelle harper lee

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what is a major theme of the book

the influence of racism