protagonist

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protagonist

the principal character in a play, story, etc.
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We live in the heads of the two main characters, bank manager Manfred Baumann, a regular visitor to the restaurant where Adele worked and detective Georges Gorski, who investigates her disappearance.
There is a large cast -- in his author's note, Magrudor counts nineteen main characters -- and all of these characters are unique, clever, and engaging, though the sheer number means that the quieter ones can get drowned out and forgotten.
They ended up inviting her to join their table and the conversation drifted off as the scene returned to the shows' main characters.
That is, every student read four experimental scenarios but not every student had the same combination of main characters.
The book's main character is a Jesuit priest who is also a biologist.
With strong male and female main characters, Derailed will appeal to both sexes.
Nor were any of the main characters killed off--not by drug overdose, AIDS, or cancer.
and his colleagues recorded the smoking habits of the five main characters in each of 447 movies made during the 1990s, including such hits as Independence Day and There's Something about Mary.
Enhanced with illustrations, a map of Aeneas' voyage, a glossary of characters, family trees of main characters and gods, a book-by-book outline of the plot of the Aeneid, a timeline of significant events in Roman history, reading group discussion questions, and much more, Vergil's Aeneid truly makes classic literature come alive.
Haunted starts out slow and is hard to relate to at first since all the main characters are not corporal beings.
Laura Childs knows how to create the ambience that makes this series so special because one of the main characters is the city of Charleston.