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|Annie John||Annie John is a spirited teenager who bucks authority to form her own identity. Read More|
|Mother||Mother follows traditional gender roles and expects her daughter to do the same. Read More|
|Father||Father is a carpenter who works hard to support his wife and daughter. Read More|
|Gweneth Joseph||Gweneth Joseph, "Gwen," is Annie's best friend at school, with whom she shares almost all her secrets. Read More|
|The Red Girl||The Red Girl is a dirty local child whom Annie secretly befriends despite her mother's objections. Read More|
|Ma Chess||Ma Chess is Annie's grandmother who arrives from Dominica when Annie is ill to help nurse the girl back to health using traditional medicine.|
|Pa Chess||Pa Chess is Annie's grandfather, whose wife stops speaking to him after their son, Annie's uncle, dies.|
|Mr. Earl||Mr. Earl is a neighbor of Annie John and her family; he shares a wife with Mr. Nigel.|
|Miss Edward||Miss Edward is the schoolteacher who revokes Annie's position as prefect after catching her defacing a picture of Christopher Columbus.|
|Hilarene||Hilarene is second in class behind Annie.|
|Ma Jolie||Ma Jolie is the village obeah, or medicine woman.|
|Mineu||Mineu is a boy who bullied Annie as a child and who almost hung himself once while they were playing together.|
|Nalda||Nalda is the first child Annie knows that dies. Mother tends to Nalda's body when her own mother is too overcome with grief to do so.|
|Miss Nelson||Miss Nelson is Annie's first schoolteacher who assigns the essay by which Annie first proves herself to be an excellent student.|
|Mr. Nigel||Mr. Nigel is a neighbor of Annie John and her family; he shares a wife with Mr. Earl.|
|Mr. Oatie||Mr. Oatie is Father's work partner who always seems to be making mistakes.|
|Sonia||Sonia is the school dunce whom Annie befriends until learning that the girl's mother died in childbirth.|