Yesterday you were give a new novel, The One and Only Ivan, made a prediction about the book, and also read about lowland gorillas. Today we are going to learn more about our main character, Ivan. Katherine Applegate based her book on a real gorilla that lived in Tacoma, Washington.
The main character in the book is called the protagonist. Protagonist is the main or central character in a narrative, story, poem, or novel.
The protagonist is the hero or the good guy/girl.
In this book, Ivan is the protagonist.
Think back to the novel Frindle. Who was the protagonist?