The Great Gatsby

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Harper Collins, Oct 11, 2011 - Fiction - 195 pages
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The Great Gatsby is the tale of Nick Carraway and his mysterious neighbour Jay Gatsby. Drawing Nick into the world of lavish parties that defined the roaring twenties, the charismatic millionaire Gatsby will stop at nothing and spare no expense to capture the heart of his beloved, Daisy, but in so doing sets in motion tragedy that will consume them all.

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The prose, the prose!!! - LibraryThing
It's hard for me to give up my own judgment. - LibraryThing
Great story with fantastic imagery. - LibraryThing
The novel ends with unhappy ending. - LibraryThing
Interesting insight into a period of America. - LibraryThing
Page turner, Great read. - LibraryThing

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User Review  - Cheryl - Goodreads

I can't imagine why I didn't like this in high school. Maybe I've just grown up enough to appreciate the beauty of Fitzgerald's writing. Read full review

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About the author (2011)

American author F. SCOTT FITZGERALD (1896-1940) completed four novels--This Side of Paradise, The Beautiful and Damned, Tender is the Night and The Great Gatsby--and wrote numerous short stories, including "The Curious Case of Benjamin Button." He is widely considered one of the greatest writers of the twentieth century.

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