The Question and Answer section for Maestro is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Paul begins school at Darwin High, where he becomes a quick target for bullies alongside the other new student, Bennie Reid, who has just moved from England. Paul quickly learns to take refuge in the school's Music Room, practicing on the piano...
Keller's face is described in terms of a man who drinks to much, 'the red glow of his face - a boozer's incandescent glow.' He is also missing most of his right pinkie finger.