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This Side of Paradise - F. Scott Fitzgerald

Here’s a quote which is synonymous with my main man Scotty Fitz. It’s from Gertrude Stein in conversation with Hemingway, “That is what you are. 1,090 more words

This Side of Paradise ~ A Capsule Book Review

This Side of Paradise ~ A Capsule Book Review by Allen Kopp

F. Scott Fitzgerald had his first novel, This Side of Paradise, published in 1920, when he was only twenty-four years old. 623 more words

You Can't Like Everything Out There

Everything I’ve reviewed and shared on this site, I’ve given a glowing stamp of approval. Not as in a ‘glow-in-the-dark’ stamp or a ‘radioactive glowing stamp’, but I enjoy everything I’ve shared on my site thus far. 307 more words

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F. Scott Fitzgerald Lived (and Wrote) Here

While visiting the Twin Cities for a wedding over Labor Day weekend, I squeezed in some sightseeing. One of my destinations was the F. Scott Fitzgerald house on St. 408 more words


#1-Reality Cannot Be Tamed (50 Things I've Learned from Star Trek)

Sometimes, I wish I was in charge of the world. 

We all want to be able to be able to control things, and I think we always have- which explains a lot of things, from virtual reality, to Tears For Fears’ “Everybody Wants to Rule the World”, to the original fall of mankind.  948 more words

50th Anniversary

This Side of Paradise Review

By: F. Scott Fitzgerald


288 pages

This Side of Paradise, F. Scott Fitzgerald’s romantic and witty first novel, was written when the author was only twenty-three years old. 466 more words


This Side Of Paradise Review

To be honest, I’ve been putting off writing this review for a while, because while I did enjoy the book, I didn’t really know how to collect my thoughts together to form a coherent post. 492 more words