The jungle book characters are: Shere Khan, Mowgli, Akela, Baloo, Bagheera,Chil, Kaa, Messua, Mother wolf, Father wolf and Messua’s husband.
Shere Khan is the bad character, because he went to the man village to get some food, but he has loads of food in the jungle.He just went to the village because he wanted to get rid of humans. He has been trying to hunt Mowgli before he was killed by Mowgli
Mowgli is a man cub [a boy/wolf cub] because when Shere Khan came into the village and every one ran into their huts, but left Mowgli outside by the fire. Mowgli’s real name is: Nathoo. when Mowgli went back to the village for a while he learnt man language.