Study Guide

Moon Over Manifest Characters

By Clare Vanderpool

Abilene Tucker

Abilene Tucker is one tough gal. She's lived all twelve years of her life on the road, moving...

Gideon Tucker (Jinx)

Oh, sorry, we'll be more specific. Jinx is actually her dad, Gideon Tucker. Who's Your Daddy?...

Miss Sadie

Miss Sadie is probably the most misunderstood, tragic character in all of Manifest. (And there...

Shady Howard

Shady is sort of an oxymoron:He's a Baptist preacher who runs an illegal saloon.He lives alone,...

Minor Characters

If you liked those primary sources littered throughout Moon Over Manifest, you have Ned to thank....