Will Shepherd is a friend of Kit Kittredge.
Personality and Facts
Will is a hobo from Texas, about sixteen years old when he is first seen. He grew up on a farm in Texas. When the Depression hit, he left his family so as to give them one less mouth to feed.
Will is hardworking, and is willing to work for food. He's good at square dancing.
In the Books
Kit Saves the Day: A Summer Story
In the Movie
Will Shepherd is played by Max Thieriot. Will also has a friend named Countee, a girl dressed as a boy of whom he travels, who doesn't appear in the books and is therefore non-canon.