Study Guide

A Perfect Day for Bananafish Characters

By J.D. Salinger

Seymour Glass

Before we meet Seymour, we hear that there's something wrong with him. Salinger uses Muriel's...

Sybil Carpenter

Sybil is a young girl vacationing on Florida with her mother. We can guess that her age is...

Muriel Glass

Muriel is Seymour's young wife. At first, it might be difficult to see why a man like Seymour is...