Study Guide

Breakfast at Tiffany's Characters

By Truman Capote

Holly Golightly

Holly is one of those literary characters that academic folks love to talk about since she isn't...

The Narrator

Although we never learn the narrator's real name, he's still central to the novel, more for what...

Fred and Doc Golightly

Fred, Holly's brother, and Doc, the man who took her and Fred in as children and who she's...

José Ybarra-Jaegar

Like most of the other characters in the novel, José is interesting because of what he can...

Joe Bell

Joe's a pretty interesting guy in that he's kind of gruff and rough around the edges, but he's...