Characters


in order of appearance



Dane
A boy with a considerable imagination. Likes stories and fried egg sandwiches.
Heppy
Dane’s beloved companion, an overweight golden retriever.
Todd
Dane’s next-door neighbor. Two years older, he tolerates Dane’s company when he’s bored.
Danny
Todd’s older brother.
Steve
Todd’s friend, who has an overabundance of self-confidence.
Alastor
An occasional member of the Todd and Steve group. A fan of Lacoste and Wicked.
Jenna
An innocent bystander.
Agathe
Dane’s mother, an interior decorator prone to migraines.
Dane's father
Spencer
A fastidious child.
Annabelle
Annabelle has seen The Wizard of Oz sixteen and a half times.
Jessi
A classmate of Todd and Steve’s who lives in the big house neighborhood.
Cindy
A friend of Agathe and a vocal member of the PTA when she feels like it.