Study Guide

Farewell to Manzanar Characters

By Jeanne Wakatsuki Houston and James D. Houston

Jeanne

Jeanne's the girl at the back of your class who never speaks but sees everything, and that's kind...

Papa

Papa is definitely not the guy you want your daughter, sister, or friend to marry—even...

Mama

Mama is the long-suffering martyr in this story, and the kind of mother and wife who does...

Woody

Woody's the chill, fun older brother who also happens to be really responsible too. In other...