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Describe Melanie's character in "The Egypt Game".

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Melanie, who is eleven years old, is outgoing and friendly.  She interacts frequently with her neighbors in the apartment building in which she lives, and "looks forward to meeting new tenants".   Because of her bubbly nature, "meeting people (has) always been easy for Melanie...most people she liked right away, and they usually seemed to feel the same way about her".

Melanie is also sensitive and thoughtful, and considerate of the...

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Melinie is a african american girl who is not rich