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Matt Haig (2017) How to Stop Time.

I rattled through this book in no time. A simple story told in the first person voice of Tom Hazard who was born on the 3rd March 1581 and is now—I’m crap at arithmetic, so I’ll jump from page 1 to page 316, near the end of the book—and say Tom is around 439 years old. 703 more words

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F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940) was an American writer, whose works illustrate the Jazz Age. While he achieved limited success in his lifetime, he is now widely regarded as one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century. 335 more words


cool things i noticed about “A New Leaf”

*this counts as 2 posts*

“A New Leaf” by F. Scott Fitzgerald is a short story about the unrealistic expectations of the human spirit and heart. 411 more words

Tuesday's Top Ten - Detestable Characters

We all have characters that we just dislike. Sometimes you’re meant to dislike them and sometimes it’s just that you don’t gel with that character. So below are my top ten detestable characters! 375 more words


Was It Fun in Paris?

F. Scott Fitzgerald and his wife, the beautiful Zelda Sayre Fitzgerald, were among the most incandescent of the “bright young things,” expats who came to Paris in the Jazz Age.  138 more words



any good isn’t hard.”

— F. Scott Fitzgerald

Thought For Today

Review: The Great Gatsby, Theatr Clwyd, Mold

We Are Chester writer Tori Erskine heads to The Dolphin Inn hotel in Mold to sample a piece of immersive theatre based on her favourite book – The Great Gatsby. 1,027 more words