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F. Scott Fitzgerald was an author during the Great Despression and Jazz Age. He is considered a member of the "Lost Generation." He completed four novels and one half of a fifth one. His most famous book was called, "The Great Gatsby". He also wrote short stories about different ages and promises and despairs. And he was named after his second cousin, Francis Scott Key.

Pretty cover for this book! I didn't like this at first, but it's really grown on me and it is absolutely the definition of a classic.

"...But remember, also, young man: you are not the first person who has ever been alone and alone." -- F. Scott Fitzgerald, August, 1934 / Excerpted from the 1934 Introduction to The Great Gatsby

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It is likely I will die next to a pile of things I was meaning to read. -Lemony Snicket From 27 Totally Relatable Quotes About Books on buzzfeed