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The Ice Palace free pdf This brand new collection of F. Scott Fitzgerald's work brings together a selection of the best of his lesser-known writing. Chosen to illustrate Fitzgerald's complicated relationship with his complex female characters, Hesperus's collection perfectly captures the pressures on women of the time, the various roles that they were forced to play that both defined and constrained them. Whether devious, callous, uncaring or desperate, these beautifully drawn heroines are sure to fascinate.Sally Carrol Happer is bored with her life in small-town Georgia. Rebelling she pledges to marry a man from the north, unswayed by her friends' dismay, Sally Carrol decides to spend the winter up north in order to get to know the family of her intended. But Sally Carroll will soon realise that her dreams of reinventing her life in the chilly northern latitudes might end in a nightmare instead. Bernice from Wisconsin is staying with her trendy cousin Marjorie. Desperate to fit in, Bernice agrees to let her cousin turn her into a society girl, and learns how dance and flirt with boys. But her party piece proves to be her promise to follow the latest fashion and bob her hair...A promise she will live to regret as event take a radical turn for the worse and the girls show their true destructive colours. The beautiful Nancy Lamar wonders if she will be enough to persuade woman-hating Jim Powell to mend his ways. Publicly and drunkenly declaring her love for him towards the end of the evening, she causes Jim to reflect seriously on his life - but will long-lasting change be possible in a Fitzgerald's fickle world?

About F. Scott Fitzgerald

American novelist and short-story writer, F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896-1940) is in many ways the epitome of the jazz age. He is best remembered for his short novel The Great Gatsby.

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Author : F. Scott Fitzgerald
Publisher : Hesperus Press Ltd
Data Published : 30 October 2015
ISBN : 1843915898
EAN : 9781843915898
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : 112 pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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