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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.

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F. Scott Fitzgerald Reads John Masefield’s “On Growing Old”

"We are blessed with a - brain and cursed that it knows we - are going to die" F. Scott Fitzgerald Reads John Masefield’s “On Growing Old” | Brain Pickings, Learn how to freestyle rap here: http://tofreestyle.com/ #jazz #freestylerap #hipop

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How Many Of These Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novels Have You Read?

How Many Of These Pulitzer Prize-Winning Novels Have You Read

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40 Trashy Novels You Must Read Before You Die

40 trashy novels to read before you die! || in high school I actually did a book review of Peyton place for a project but didn't read the book

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32 Books That Will Actually Change Your Life

32 books that will actually change your life.

Only read nine of these so far. I think The Glass Castle is next, thanks to my wonderful sister-in-law who is the perfect person to recommend a book. I wish I had her in my classroom to cater to the continual requests for good recommendations in the genre of (fill in the blank).

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vintage RARE 1800s EDITION of IVANHOE by sir walter scott may be one of the earlier copies

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24 Photos Of Famous Authors When They Were Coming Of Age

Check out these cool photos..... mom. F. Scott Fitzgerald | 24 Photos Of Famous Authors When They Were Coming Of Age

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The First Edition Covers of 25 Classic Books

The First Edition Covers of 25 Classic Books: The Trial (Der Process), by Franz Kafka. Die Schmiede, Berlin, // Material via Twitter @BelenBermejo1925 One of my favorite works.

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7 Amazing Audiobooks

7 Amazing Audiobooks That Make Time Disappear

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21 Unreliable Narrators Who May Or May Not Be Lying To You

21 Unreliable Narrators Who May Or May Not Be Lying To You - some interesting books to read

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10 Contemporary Politicians’ Favorite Books

At the top of the list; a book you can't put down and then can't stop telling others about.

“That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.” - F. Scott Fitzgerald (Author. USA, 1896-1940)

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37 Books Every Creative Person Should Be Reading

how have i never seen this before? one of the most relevant reading lists i've found, and i've already read 3...okay, 2 1/2 :)