Study Guide

The Sun Also Rises Characters

By Ernest Hemingway

Jake Barnes

In an alternate universe in which World War I never happened, Jake would be a total stud....

Lady Brett Ashley

Brett Ashley is hot stuff. She’s gorgeous, seductive, smart, and has a fashion sense that...

Robert Cohn

Robert Cohn is the first character we meet in the novel, even before we get to know Jake. We...

Bill Gorton

Here's a shocker: Bill is... actually pretty happy and likeable. And he's a character in The Sun...

Pedro Romero

Pedro Romero is the great hope of this novel. Sure, you might scoff, being a beacon of hope in a...

Mike Campbell

We all know Mike. He's a proto-bro. He's really rude and usually totally inappropriate, but still...

Montoya

The proprietor of the Hotel Montoya in Pamplona, Montoya is the ultimate aficionado. He is the...