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The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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Apr 24, 13

bookshelves: classics
Read from April 22 to 24, 2013

Believe it or not, I have never read this before now. In high school I always read summary notes for my required reading. I just started to make my way through the classics about two years ago and hadn't got to this one yet. I moved it up to the top of my list though when I found out Leonardo DiCaprio was going to be playing Gatsby in the movie!

Sadly old sport, I wasn't that impressed with the book. I thought it was well written and interesting, but nothing to burn my bra over. I imagined Leo as the narrator and as Gatsby and I think this really improved my reading experience. Haha!

I think the movie will actually be better than the book this time.


Character Casting:

Gatsby: Leo!

leo
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04/23/2013 page 140
77.0% "First time reading this for me... and I would totally do Gatsby. Love that Leo is going to play him in the movie!!!" 3 comments
04/24/2013 marked as: read

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Kimberly Love him!


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