How can I do a character analysis for We Need To Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver?

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We Need to Talk about Kevin is a disturbing novel with many disturbing characters.  A character analysis most definitely should focus on one of the three main characters--Kevin, his mother Eva, or his father Franklin.  Any of these three would make a fascinating character, or even psychological, study.  

Kevin is introduced as a hopeless psychopath.  From the time he is an infant, he is different and unsettling.  He won't nurse, he destroys his mother's projects, he refuses to talk.  Even his nanny, who has much experience with children, finds him uncontrollable.  As the novel progresses, we see Kevin's psychopathic tendencies worsen.  He is cruel to...

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