Study Guide

The Interestings Characters

By Meg Wolitzer

Julie "Jules" Jacobson

Jules is… complex. She's an outsider, someone who idealizes people who maybe shouldn't be...

Ethan Figman

Jules might be the protagonist, but Ethan is the brains of the outfit. He's the one with the most...

Ash Wolf

Ash is the girl everybody loves, especially the random guys at camp that never actually speak to...

Jonah Bay

Who on earth is Jonah Bay? If we're asking that when we have access to his internal thoughts and...

Goodman Wolf

We're just going to say it: Goodman is a giant jerk. We know Jules is all googly-eyed over him...

Dennis Jacobson-Boyd

Pick one word to describe Dennis. Ready? Go. If you picked solid, well, you might be Meg...

Cathy Kiplinger

Cathy's a bit of an oddball here because it's hard to tell what she's like without the bias of...

Minor Characters

The Wunderlichs are "two aging Socialists" (1.12) that run the Spirit-in-the-Woods art camp each...