The Midwife's Apprentice by Karen Cushman

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Who are the main characters in the Midwife's Apprentice?

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Jane, the midwife, saves "Brat", the young girl at the beginning of the story, from boys who are taunting the young girl for sleeping in a dung heap. Jane is a greedy, proud woman who shows little compassion for anyone, so she doesn't save "Brat" out of the kindness of her heart. Jane needs...

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