Study Guide

Ella Enchanted Characters

By Gail Carson Levine

Ella

Funny, impetuous, kind, loyal, brave, smart… gee, Ella sounds pretty great to us. Let's...

Prince Charmont

Okay, Prince Charmont, or …Prince CharmingHow about both? "Prince Charmont" is almost an...

Mandy

We would love to have a kitchen fairy. (Especially if she cleaned, too.) Mandy's cooking is so...

Sir Peter

The first thing we learn about Ella's father is that he was away on a trading expedition when she...

Hattie

When Ella first meets Hattie, she can't help but notice her large front teeth. So does Char, who...

Olive

Fortunately for Ella, Olive is not as mean or manipulative as Hattie. Although, you get the sense...

Lady Eleanor

If there's one thing Disney has taught us, it's that you can't have a fairy tale without a dead...

Areida

Areida is Ella's only friend at finishing school. Like Ella, she's a little bit of an outcast:...

Dame Olga

Okay, let's start with the good.Doting MomWhatever her other faults (and there are plenty), Dame...

Lucinda

We don't know what kind of pixie dust Lucinda's been snorting, but she's a delusional and ditzy...

Minor Characters

At the giant's wedding, Ella meets two other fairies: Cyril and Claudia. Unlike Lucinda, they're...