The 1920’s was a boom decade alive with fresh spirit as young women began to flap their wings and fly. Many were rebellious and defiant, for the first time they could vote. This was the Jazz Age with new dances like the Charleston and Black Bottom.
The Great Gatsby is a novel written in the 1920s in new York City. This was the time right before the Great Depression. In this article, the settings of the novel are described and put into detail.
Counting down the 10 greatest pieces of literature to date.
A book review on My Sister’s Keeper, written by Jodi Picoult.
Splendour & Squalor by Marcus Scriven was published by Atlantic Books. The book offers a kaleidoscope of British aristocrats who behaved with anything but noblesse. It’s a treasure trove for the weird, the wacky, and the wonderfully eccentric.
Examination of the breakdown of the American dream in Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby.