"The Great Gatsby" - F. Scott Fitzgerald; Illustrations by Tara Seibel
F. Scott Fitzerald was an icon of the roaring twenties, and wrote books that define the era in our minds - Gatsbybeing the most famous of these. The novel takes place on Long Island, where a wealthy, mysterious man named Gatsby throws epic parties at his mansion in the hopes that the object of his affections, Daisy, will come around. The story is told through the voice of Daisy’s cousin and Gatsby’s next-door neighbor, Nick. In this exquisitely written, diamond-perfect book, everything flows seamlessly, not a word out of place, and so much more is hinted at than is ever revealed.