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This Side of Paradise by F. Scott Fitzgerald
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I was somewhat struck by the use of a play format for heavy dialogue, and the various long poems, interspersed with a two-book structure (and interlude) and a complex structure of interwoven characters and time-shifts. Well worth the read and I can only imagine the stir it would have caused in 1920. I can only wonder what the original drat of this novel would have been line and I remain bewildered by the life experience FSF had at such a very young age.

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Reading Progress

May 5, 2013 – Started Reading
May 5, 2013 – Shelved
May 19, 2013 – Shelved as: reviewed
May 19, 2013 – Finished Reading

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