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Review: Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald's final novel is supposed to be about the failed potential of a great man, Dick Diver and his complex relationship with his wife, Nicole Diver. However, this novel fails on many account for me. Although the prose is undeniably beautiful and clever, the opposite can be said about the structure of the novel… Continue reading Review: Tender is the Night by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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Review: Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

A marriage in which all is not as it seems. (A book in which all is not as rosy as the reviewers made it out to be) Lauren Groff's Fates and Furies has been one of the most talked about literary novels in recent years, with Obama calling it his favourite book of 2015. It has… Continue reading Review: Fates and Furies by Lauren Groff

Book Review · Fiction

Review: A Visit From The Goon Squad

Bennie is an aging former punk rocker and record executive. Sasha is the passionate, troubled young woman he employs. Here Jennifer Egan brilliantly reveals their pasts, along with the inner lives of a host of other characters whose paths intersect with theirs. With music pulsing on every page, A Visit from the Goon Squad is… Continue reading Review: A Visit From The Goon Squad