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The Great Gatsby


The Great Gatsby
F. Scott Fitzgerald
(Modern Classic)

What caused you to read the novel? What did you like about it?

I was always really curious about the novel and its story and also about Fitzgerald’s writing style. Futhermore, I love the 20s with its extravagant fashion and decadent life.

Describe the novel in a tweet

twitterThe Great Gatsby is about Nick who moves to West Egg next to the mysterious Gatsby, who’s obsessed with Daisy. He throws extravagant parties.

What makes this novel interesting?

For me it is the extreme obsession and love Gatsby has for Daisy. Everything he does for her, for example the parties he throws, get such a dramatic feel about them.

In what categories would you place this novel?

romance, historical, Jazz Age


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