King and Lynette’s son. Howard is a young boy, somewhere around kindergarten age, and he is completely traumatized by his abusive father. Howard hides in the bathroom, listening to his parents fight, and prays for the police to come arrest his father. Howard insists on being called by his middle name, not King or Junior, as a way of distancing himself from his father.
King Howard Kashpaw, Jr. / Howard Character Timeline in Love Medicine
The timeline below shows where the character King Howard Kashpaw, Jr. / Howard appears in Love Medicine. The colored dots and icons indicate which themes are associated with that appearance.
The World’s Greatest Fisherman Part 2
...watches her grandfather discover his childhood home again for the first time, she thinks about King, Jr ., who is happy because he doesn’t yet have a memory, while Grandpa Nector is... (full context)
Crossing the Water Part 1
Crossing the Water Part 2
Crossing the Water Part 3