Study Guide

Seedfolks Characters

By Paul Fleischman

The Ensemble Cast (The Gardeners)

You probably noticed that this book doesn't have just one main character. It doesn't even limit...

Kim

Sure, this book has thirteen main characters and they're all important (go check out the...

Ana

If you're looking for the town snoop, you've found her in Ana. This woman is curious as a cat and...

Wendell

Break out the tissues, because Wendell's story is rough: his wife was killed in a car crash and...

Gonzalo

Gonzalo is our resident teenager with a big family. He moved to Cleveland from Guatemala with his...

Leona

Here's what we know about Leona:She's an African-American woman.She has two kids in high school....

Sam

If Sam could have one wish granted, we're pretty sure he'd pick world peace. You see, Sam is a...

Virgil

The Virgil rundown:He hails from Haiti.He just finished fifth grade. His dad drives a taxi in...

Sae Young

Here's another sob story for you, Shmoopers. Sae Young, who grew up in Korea, had trouble...

Curtis

In Shmoop's humble opinion, Curtis undergoes one of the most massive transformations of everyone...

Nora

Here's the deal: Nora tells us next to nothing about herself. She says she's British, and that's...

Maricela

Maricela's in kind of a tough spot. She's a young Mexican gal who feels like lots of people judge...

Amir

Narrator Amir definitely has a green thumb. By day, he's the manager for a fabric store. But his...

Florence

From the Colorado countryside to the Ohio city, Florence has had her share of experiences. This...

Royce

Wait a second—Royce? He doesn't get his own chapter, does he?Nope.But we still think he's a...