Tales of the Jazz Age
Publish date: 2007-02-28
Publisher: Boomer Books
Pages no: 319
Edition language: English
Over the last 10 minutes I must have switched between 3 and 4 stars about 20 times - but I did really like most of the short stories. Fitzgerald has a way of creating the not always endearing but nevertheless interesting characters in his short stories that are sadly missing in his novels (The Great...
I have mixed feelings about this collection of short stories. For the few strong, there are many weak. I read the free Kindle version.The Strong:"May Day" is the truest Fitzgerald-like in the whole set. It's the most developed, with a great cast of the characters. More of a character piece than a pl...
I'm fascinated by Fitzgerald and Zelda. Theirs was a charismatic pairing. I wish she could have enjoyed the publishing success he did, and I wish they both could have written much more.