Alex is a round character because in the beginning he was more shy and not as brave but when disaster struck he turned into a man. Brave, willing to do anything to find his family.
Irony "I hate to disappoint, but i just lay there, curled in a ball,shaking in pure terror".
"I rubbed the Skittles clean on the inside of my shirt and ate them and the Starbursts. Mom would have told me not to spoil my dinner with candy. I wished I had a dinner to spoil. Or a mom to tell me."
Darla she is a flat character she doesn't change much she is kind, brave, and smart.
"I kicked the rack, feeling suddenly furious. What was it with Cedar Falls? People here had always been nice enough. But somehow the volcano had turned them into looters. Was everyone crazy now? We should have been sticking together and helping each other, not wrecking stuff."
Target was a flat character he was not mentioned much in the story before he was killed by Alex but he was ruthless and was willing to do anything to get payback.
Alex was openly saying that he was terrified when most are strong character's and brave that is why this is an example of irony.
This quote shows foreshadowing because it states how Alex's mom says not to spoil you're dinner with candy but he wish's he had a dinner to spoil stating that at dinner time he will have nothing to eat.
This quote shows mood because how Alex acts and you can tell he is a little angry how this one volcano changed everything.