The Last Tycoon
Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons
Pages no: 190
When I was about five years old, I remember looking through Mom’s bookshelf and coming across the title The Last Tycoon. I recall thinking, “Tycoon...Tycoon?” What’s that?” I conjured up this image of an island bracing for a major storm, its last—my mind equating the word tycoon with typhoon. I also...