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3 Days, 3 Quotes Challenge: Day 3

A final thank you to Emily @ Emily’s Escapist Books and Reading for tagging me! This has been incredibly fun!!



New Read: This Side of Paradise

Some years ago now I won a beautiful set of Alma Classics’ reprints of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s four novels. Since then I have slowly worked my way through them. 537 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


All About Amory: Musings on Paradise Lost by F. Scott Fitzgerald #amreading #bookreview

A Bildungsroman is a story about a protagonist’s development from early childhood to early adulthood where a dynamic change is evident between the expository setting to the final resolution scene. 783 more words

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Literary Rewind: Wait, He Wrote Something OTHER Than "The Great Gatsby?"

It’s time to dig a little deeper.

You know there are classics. You’ve been bludgeoned over the head with them since grade school. You’ve frantically read Sparknotes summaries on them, nodded your head in recognition of their names in conversations, and even tried to integrate clever references to them in your life  567 more words


Literature Deep Cuts: This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald

In the series Deep Cuts, I’m taking a look at the lesser known works of famous authors that everyone has heard of. I think it’s a shame that we only know, perhaps, the pinnacle of an author’s work instead of his or her range and diversity. 641 more words