Books to Swing From a Chandelier With

The Great Gatsby: The Authorized Edition Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982149482
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Published: Scribner - November 17th, 2020

A deluxe trade paperback edition of The Great Gatsby, a true classic of 20th-century literature and one of America’s best-loved and iconic novels.

This edition of The Great Gatsby has been updated by F. Scott Fitzgerald scholar James L.W.


The Age of Innocence Cover Image
By Edith Wharton, Elif Batuman (Foreword by), Sarah Blackwood (Introduction by), Laura Dluzynski Quinn (Notes by)
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ISBN: 9780140189704
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Published: Penguin Classics - March 1st, 1996

Edith Wharton’s acclaimed novel of love, duty, and half-known truths in Gilded Age New York society, with a foreword by bestselling author Elif Batuman


A Woman of No Importance: The Untold Story of the American Spy Who Helped Win World War II Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780735225312
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Published: Penguin Books - March 24th, 2020

A NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER

Chosen as a BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR by NPR, the New York Public Library, Amazon, the Seattle Times, the Washington Independent Review of Books, PopSugar, the Minneapolis Star Tribune, BookBrowse, the Spectator, and the Times of London

Winner of the Plutarch Award for Best Biography


Z: A Novel of Zelda Fitzgerald Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250028662
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Published: St. Martin's Griffin - March 4th, 2014

THE INSPIRATION FOR THE TELEVISION DRAMA Z: THE BEGINNING OF EVERYTHING


The Sun Also Rises: The Authorized Edition Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780743297332
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Published: Scribner - October 17th, 2006

Originally published in 1926, The Sun Also Rises is Ernest Hemingway’s first novel and a classic example of his spare but powerful writing style.​

A poignant look at the disillusionment and angst of the post-World War I generation, the novel introduces two of Hemingway’s most unforgettable characters: Jake Barnes and Lady Brett Ashley.


Tales of the Jazz Age: Stories (Vintage Classics) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307476371
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Published: Vintage - August 10th, 2010

Evoking the Jazz-Age world that would later appear in his masterpiece, The Great Gatsby, this essential Fitzgerald collection contains some of the writer’s most famous and celebrated stories. In “The Curious Case of Benjamin Button,” an extraordinary child is born an old man, growing younger as the world ages around him.


The Paris Hours: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781250307200
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Published: Flatiron Books - May 4th, 2021

“Like All the Light We Cannot See, The Paris Hours explores the brutality of war and its lingering effects with cinematic intensity. The ending will leave you breathless.” —Christina Baker Kline, author of Orphan Train and A Piece of the World

One day in the City of Light. One night in search of lost time.


The Girls at the Kingfisher Club: A Novel Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781476739090
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Published: Washington Square Press - June 30th, 2015

“Dressed up in the thrill and sparkle of the Roaring Twenties, the classic fairy tale of ‘The Twelve Dancing Princesses’ has never been more engrossing or delightful.


This Side of Paradise (Vintage Classics) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780307474513
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Published: Vintage - September 8th, 2009

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s cherished debut novel announced the arrival of a brilliant young writer and anticipated his masterpiece, The Great Gatsby. Published in 1920, when the author was just twenty-three, This Side of Paradise recounts the education of young Amory Blaine—egoistic, versatile, callow, imaginative.


Le Grand Meaulnes Cover Image
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ISBN: 9798739916372
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Published: Independently Published - April 17th, 2021

Le h ros de mon livre est un homme dont l'enfance fut trop belle. Pendant toute son adolescence, il la tra ne apr's lui. Par instants, il semble que tout ce paradis imaginaire qui fut le monde de son enfance va surgir. Mais il sait d j que ce paradis ne peut plus tre. Il a renonc au bonheur . (A.


The Invisible Man Cover Image
By H. G. Wells, Christopher Priest (Introduction by), Andy Sawyer (Notes by), Patrick Parrinder (Editor)
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ISBN: 9780141439983
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Published: Penguin Classics - September 27th, 2005

Depicting one man's transformation and descent into brutality, H.G. Wells's The Invisible Man is a riveting exploration of science's power to corrupt


Dear Scott, Dearest Zelda: The Love Letters of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982117122
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Published: Scribner - July 23rd, 2019

“Pure and lovely…to read Zelda’s letters is to fall in love with her.” —The Washington Post

Edited by renowned Jackson R. Bryer and Cathy W.


The Secret History (Vintage Contemporaries) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781400031702
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Published: Vintage - April 13th, 2004

Donna Tartt, winner of the 2014 Pulitzer Prize for her most recent novel, The Goldfinch, established herself as a major talent with The Secret History, which has become a contemporary classic.


A Streetcar Named Desire Cover Image
By Tennessee Williams, Arthur Miller (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9780811216029
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Published: New Directions - September 17th, 2004

The Pulitzer Prize and Drama Critics Circle Award winning play—reissued with an introduction by Arthur Miller (Death of a Salesman and The Crucible), and Williams' essay "The World I Live In."


Passing (Penguin Vitae) Cover Image
By Nella Larsen, Emily Bernard (Introduction by), Thadious M. Davis (Notes by)
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ISBN: 9780143129424
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Published: Penguin Classics - February 25th, 2020

The powerful, thrilling, and tragic tale about the fluidity of racial identity that continues to resonate today, with an introduction by Emily Bernard. Now a major motion picture starring Tessa Thompson and Alexander Skarsgård

A Penguin Vitae Edition


The Beautiful and Damned Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781982147808
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Published: Scribner - June 30th, 2020

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s second novel—written at a pivotal moment in his career—is now available in a beautifully designed special collector’s edition.

The Beautiful and Damned is a stunning satire of the glamorous but doomed marriage between Anthony Patch and his wife, Gloria.


Save Me the Waltz Cover Image
By Zelda Fitzgerald, Erin E. Templeton (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781999828042
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Published: Handheld Classics - January 14th, 2018

Written in six weeks and drawing from the life she shared with F. Scott Fitzgerald, Save Me the Waltz is a classic novel of one woman's experience in a fast-moving Jazz Age society.


Sanctuary (Vintage International) Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679748144
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Published: Vintage - December 6th, 1993

A powerful novel examining the nature of evil, informed by the works of T. S. Eliot and Freud, mythology, local lore, and hardboiled detective fiction. Sanctuary is the dark, at times brutal, story of the kidnapping of Mississippi debutante Temple Drake, who introduces her own form of venality into the Memphis underworld where she is being held.


A Moveable Feast: The Restored Edition Cover Image
By Ernest Hemingway, Patrick Hemingway (Foreword by), Sean Hemingway (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781439182710
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Published: Scribner - July 20th, 2010

Ernest Hemingway’s classic memoir of Paris in the 1920s, now available in a restored edition, includes the original manuscript along with insightful recollections and unfinished sketches.

Published posthumously in 1964, A Moveable Feast remains one of Ernest Hemingway’s most enduring works.


Selected Writings of Gertrude Stein Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780679724643
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Published: Vintage - March 17th, 1990

"This collection, a retrospective exhibit of the work of a woman who created a unique place for herself in the world of letters, contains a sample of practically every period and every manner in Gertrude Stein's career. It includes The Autobiography of Alice B.