Sparkling champagne, big parties, reckless behavior and extravagant wealth. The Roaring Twenties was a time of splendor, with rocketing stocks, glittering jazz and bootleg alcohol. In the midst of the careless decade comes “The Great Gatsby,” a masterful novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald about a war veteran who goes to great lengths to win back his past love.
Recently, The Paly Voice was asked by the publishers to review the new Young Adult novel Famous Last Words, by Jennifer Salvato Doktorski before its official release. The book will be available in stores starting this July.