Study Guide

The Diamond as Big as the Ritz Characters

John T. Unger

John T. Unger begins the story as guilty of wealth-worshipping as anyone else. "I like very rich...

Braddock Tarleton Washington

Braddock Washington is the embodiment of the values critiqued in Fitzgerald's satire: an...

Kismine Washington

Kismine Washington is Percy's youngest sister and the love interest for our hero. She is, like...

Percy Washington

Percy is John's in to a world of luxury, ease, and garish wealth. Though we don't know it at the...