This Side of Paradise

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

This Side of Paradise Synopsis

The bestselling novel that established F. Scott Fitzgerald's literary reputation and brought to vivid life the glory and despair of the ';Lost Generation' Raised by his mother, a charismatic eccentric determined to show her son the very best that life has to offer, Amory Blaine spends his childhood traveling from one party to the next. For this worldly sophisticate, life is heavenuntil reality comes crashing through the door. When a burst appendix limits his mobility, Blaine is sent to live in Minneapolis, where he finds that his unique sensibility does not endear him to the other boys. From prep school to Princeton to the crushing inhumanity of the US Army during World War I, Blaine searches for his proper place in the world. His quest brilliantly personifies the struggles of an entire generation that came of age in a time of great turmoil. This ebook has been professionally proofread to ensure accuracy and readability on all devices.

Book Information

ISBN: 9781504033893
Publication date: 9th February 2016
Author: F. Scott Fitzgerald
Publisher: Open Road Media Open Road Media
Format: eBook
Categories: Classic fiction (pre c 1945),

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