The Lesson Characters (Toni Cade Bambara)

Toni Cade Bambara


(Short Stories for Students)

Big Butt
Big Butt most likely derives his nickname from his eating habits. Before the group leaves for the toy store, he is...

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Themes and Characters

(Beacham's Guide to Literature for Young Adults)

Sylvia, the narrator, is the central character, and it is through her consciousness that readers intuit the significance of the title, "The...

(The entire section is 751 words.)