Lucy: A Novel | Study Guide

Jamaica Kincaid

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Lucy: A Novel | Character Map

Lucy 19-year-old tart-tongued West Indian immigrant Mariah 40-year-old affluent and socially conscious mother Lucy's mother Loving and supportive West Indian woman Paul Amateur artist Peggy Childish first-generation Irish immigrant Dinah Envious woman; flaunts her beauty Lewis Kind-yet-manipulative affluent philanderer Employer Fallen idol Lovers Suspected lovers Best friends Spouses Best friends Secret lovers
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