Study Guide

The Great Gatsby Characters

By F. Scott Fitzgerald

Nick Carraway

Jay Gatsby

One quality Gatz and Gatsby have in common is determination, whether to get out of North Dakota...

Daisy Buchanan

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Tom Buchanan

Meet Tom. He's a:sturdy, straw-haired man of thirty with a rather hard mouth and a supercilious...

Jordan Baker

George Wilson

Poor George. He really gets the short end of the stick in this one. And, seeing as he's one of...

Myrtle Wilson

Myrtle Wilson is not too smart. If she were, she'd have recognized that Tom is Bad News. Look at...

Meyer Wolfsheim

We don't know a lot about Meyer Wolfsheim – and we're not supposed to. Beyond the fact that...

Owl Eyes and Klipspringer

These two odd characters sum up two extremes of the ludicrous and bizarre people who populate...