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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  - Henry C. - Goodreads

Writing a review of "The Great Gatsby" is superfluous. It is one of the most beloved (and analyzed) books in American literature. But, new years resolutions are new years resolutions. And, so, in the ... Read full review

Review: The Great Gatsby

User Review  - Olivia McCloskey - Goodreads

The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald is considered one of the greatest American novels of the 20th century. Appropriately, I was assigned to read it for my American Lit. class. And of course I was ... Read full review

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User Review  - Shana - Goodreads

This book was just as excellent as I had hoped! I loved loved loved the character development in all of the characters especially Daisy and Gatsby. I think that having NIck Carraway as the narrator of ... Read full review

Review: The Great Gatsby

User Review  - Maggie B - Goodreads

I had always heard about this book and I always wanted to get around to reading it. Once I had started it, it was unlike anything that I expected. Going into it I thought it was going to be a happy ... Read full review

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User Review  - Faith - Goodreads

Nick Carreway moves to New York to study the bond business. While there he encounters many of the newly rich in the area. Nick finds that he lives next to a mysterious Mr. Gatsby who throws ... Read full review

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User Review  - Becca Drezen - Goodreads

The Great Gatsby is a great book that details the mysterious life of one Jay Gatsby. It is an entanglement of love and rejection and pain. As Mr. Gatsby gets to know his neighbor, he also gets to know ... Read full review

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User Review  - Sarah Zerwin - Goodreads

Why: my 5th hour students chose for us to read this all together. When: Start 1/11/13; End 2/4/13 Thoughts: I have to admit that I was surprised my students voted to read this out of the other choices ... Read full review

Review: The Great Gatsby

User Review  - Augustyn2 - Goodreads

Nick Carroway, the protagonist, moved from the midwest to get his career started in New York. He lives on the island of West Egg across from East Egg where his friends Tom and Daisy live. They gossip ... Read full review

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User Review  - Megan - Goodreads

The Great Gatsby is book that offers insightful views of the rich American in the 1920s. The Great Gatsby is an amazing and evocative book. Its story is outstanding and one not to be forgotten or ... Read full review

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