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F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel of decadence and decay in the 1920sThe Beautiful and Damned, F. Scott Fitzgerald's second novel, tells the story of Anthony Patch, a 1920s socialite and presumptive heir to a tycoon's fortune. Anthony and his wife Gloria are young and gorgeous, rich and leisured, and dedicate their lives to the reckless pursuit of happiness. But this intimate story turns tragic, as their marriage disintegrates under the weight of their expectations, dissipation, jealousy and aimlessness. Fitzgerald skilfully portrays the east-coast elite as the Jazz Age begins its ascent, engulfing all classes into what will soon be known as Cafe Society. As with all of Fitzgerald's novels, it is a brilliant character study written in breathtaking prose. It is also a gripping account of the comp Donkey Kong, Fast And Furious, Book Set, The Book, Tapas, The Beautiful And Damned, Tender Is The Night, This Side Of Paradise, The Pursuit Of Happiness

F. Scott Fitzgerald's novel of decadence and decay in the 1920sThe Beautiful and Damned, F. Scott Fitzgerald's second novel, tells the story of Anthony Patch, a 1920s socialite and presumptive heir to a tycoon's fortune. Anthony and his wife Gloria are young and gorgeous, rich and leisured, and dedicate their lives to the reckless pursuit of happiness. But this intimate story turns tragic, as their marriage disintegrates under the weight of their expectations, dissipation, jealousy and…

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Infinite Jest - Paperback | Diverse Reads David Foster Wallace, American Heritage Dictionary, Emerson College, Halfway House, The Pursuit Of Happiness, Interview, University Of Arizona, Bookbub, Classic Books

A gargantuan, mind-altering comedy about the Pursuit of Happiness in America Set in an addicts' halfway house and a tennis academy, and featuring the most endearingly screwed-up family to come along in recent fiction, Infinite Jest explores essential questions about what entertainment is and why it has come to so dominate our lives; about how our desire for entertainment affects our need to connect with other people; and about what the pleasures we choose say about who we are. Equal parts…

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OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • The New York Times best-selling author of The Nix is back with a poignant and witty novel about marriage, the often baffling pursuit of health and happiness, and the... Book Club Books, New Books, Good Books, Books To Read, Book Art, Book Clubs, Library Books, Oprah Winfrey, Places In Chicago

About Wellness NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER • OPRAH’S BOOK CLUB PICK • AN NPR BEST BOOK OF THE YEAR • The New York Times best-selling author of The Nix is back with a poignant and witty novel about a modern marriage and the bonds that keep people together. Mining the absurdities of contemporary society, Wellness reimagines the love story with a healthy dose of insight, irony, and heart. “A stunning novel about the stories that we tell about our lives and our loves, and how we sustain…

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Karen Wagner
Embrace the wisdom of Lewis Carroll's words: 'The secret, Alice, is to surround yourself with people that make your heart smile. It's then, only then, that you'll find wonderland.'  This enchanting poster serves as a poignant reminder of the importance of genuine connections and the pursuit of happiness. The eloquent typography, coupled with Carroll's profound insight, brings to life the magic of finding joy in the company of those who uplift and inspire us. Product Details: .: Poster Size: Available in various sizes to suit your preferences. .: Material: Printed on high-quality, archival paper for crisp typography and lasting durability. .: Unframed Design: Allows you the flexibility to choose your preferred frame style to complement your decor. Embrace the sentiment and wisdom encapsulat Inspirational Quotes Motivation, Inspirational Words, Motivational Quotes, Poetry Quotes, Wisdom Quotes, Memes Quotes, Qoutes, The Pursuit Of Happiness, Empowering Words

Embrace the wisdom of Lewis Carroll's words: 'The secret, Alice, is to surround yourself with people that make your heart smile. It's then, only then, that you'll find wonderland.' This enchanting poster serves as a poignant reminder of the importance of genuine connections and the pursuit of happiness. The eloquent typography, coupled with Carroll's profound insight, brings to life the magic of finding joy in the company of those who uplift and inspire us. Product Details: .: Poster Size…

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