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Review: The Great Gatsby

Editorial Review - Bookreporter.com

THE GREAT GATSBY, F. Scott Fitzgerald's portrait of the Jazz Age in all its decadence and excess, is, as editor Maxwell Perkins praised it in 1924, "a wonder." It remains one of the most widely read, translated, admired, imitated and studied twentiethcentury works of American fiction. This deceptively simple work, Fitzgerald's best known, was hailed by critics as capturing the spirit of the ... Read full review

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Review: The Great Gatsby

User Review  - Sean Gaffney - Goodreads

The Great Gatsby is about a man named Nick Carraway, a neighbor to Jay Gatsby, an extremely rich man who constantly throws parties at his gigantic home. He has a passionate love for a girl named Daisy ... Read full review

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User Review  - Melissa Felix - Goodreads

The novel's events are filtered through the consciousness of its narrator, Nick Carraway, a young Yale graduate, who is both a part of and separate from the world he describes. Upon moving to New York ... Read full review

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User Review  - Rachel Seo - Goodreads

The author of the book The Great Gatsby (1925) is an American author, Francis Scott Fitzgerald. The book is set up in 261 pages, and this novel is a brilliant piece that evidently shows American dream ... Read full review

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User Review  - Charles Murray - Goodreads

In my opinion this is one of the better book I've read. I first saw the movie and usually the book is always better than the movie so I read the book and I loved it. I would recommend this book to ... Read full review

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User Review  - Raku - Goodreads

Great Gatsby is at once a romantic and cynical novel about the wealth and the unsatisfied lives of the wealthy during the Jazz age.This book shows aspects of class, love and sorrow. The novel is set ... Read full review

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User Review  - Genny Omania - Goodreads

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald is an interesting look into the Jazz Age (which was in the 1920s if you didn't already know that). This book is written in the perspective of Nick Carraway, a ... Read full review

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User Review  - Maayan K - Goodreads

I know I'm late to the party here, but I'd never read this book before. I tried to put aside expectations as much as I could. What I read was a slight, lyrical, perfectly constructed novel; a delicate ... Read full review

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User Review  - Alana Stevens - Goodreads

This is by far, my most Favorite book. It tells the story of a mysterious millionaire, Jay Gatsby and his love for an old flame, Daisy. Nick Carraway tells the story from his point of view when he ... Read full review

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User Review  - Grace Touch - Goodreads

There were not a whole lot of characters in this book that I actually admired. Actually, until the near end of the book, I didn't really care for anyone and it took me almost the entirety of the book ... Read full review

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