Books tagged: jazz age

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Gatsby Girls
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,890. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Gatsby Girls, a sequel to the classic novel The Great Gatsby, continues the saga of a Jazz Age dream gone wrong, that of Jay Gatsby for Daisy Buchanan. The dreamer is dead, but Daisy is unrepentant and plans an abortion before leaving her drunken, abusive husband, Tom. She enlists the help of a gangster, a drugged friend, and Nick Carraway, but her scheme fails and another deadly tragedy ensues.
Masque of Moonlight and Shadows
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Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Venice in the spring, in the autumn of the Jazz Age, where image is everything, and everyone wears masks...
The Hot Dry Spell (A short urban fantasy noir story)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
It is the Roaring 20’s and jazz is on the upswing. Flappers and the Charleston are all the rage. The nightclubs are hot and the drinks are cold. Underneath the prosperous society and booming nightlife is a world unknown to most humans. A burgeoning underworld of fantasy creatures from the Fae to Vampires, trolls and Shapeshifters are working to survive underneath human eyes.
Firecrackers. A Realistic Novel
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
First published in 1925, the novel centers around a wide cast of characters whose lives are irrevocably changed by the mysterious Gunnar O'Grady in 1920s New York. The book uniquely explores the true meaning of happiness and the eternal search for self-identity, through humorous, thoughtful, and often poignant characters.
Ready Reference Treatise: Babylon Revisited
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 8 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 29. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Great Gatsby
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 9 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 30. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Curricula
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Flappers, Flasks and Foul Play (A Jazz Age Mystery #1)
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Series: A Jazz Age Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rival gangs fight over booze and bars during Prohibition in 1920s Galveston: the "Sin City of the Southwest." Jazz Cross, a young society reporter, suspects foul play when a bank VP collapses at her half-brother Sammy's speakeasy. Was it an accident or a mob hit? As turf wars escalate, Sammy is accused of murder and Jazz must risk her life and career to find the killer. Inspired by actual events.
On the Road to West Egg: The Volatile Relationship of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Glamour, alcohol, reckless and carefree behavior--all themes of a great F. Scott Fitzgerald novel? Yes. But, in the case of Fitzgerald, fiction imitates life. Fitzgerald's marriage to Zelda was volatile from the start--it was plagued by alcohol abuse, debt, and mental illness. "The Great Gatsby" may be Fitzgerald's most read story, but his most fascinating story was his relationship to Zelda Fit
A Farewell in Paris
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Series: European Political Novels, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,080. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"In this lively novel, Myers clearly demonstrates his familiarity with the intellectual culture of Paris in the 1920s." - Publishers Weekly Select review *** "Few places evoke nostalgia like the City of Light in the 1920s, and Myers doesn't skimp on the literary and historical details in his latest novel...encounters a bevy of famous writers and artists..." - Kirkus Reviews
The Roaring Twenties: A History Just for Kids!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
In this handbook, we will be having a close looking at the decade of the 1920s, a time that we refer to as “The Roaring Twenties”, because of all the action and excitement that went on. As we go through each of the sections, try to see what the major changes were and how different people reacted to them. Also, use your imagination to try and picture how you might have acted if you had been alive.