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The Great Gatsby

Unabridged Audiobook

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Narrated By: Anthony Heald

Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks

Date: October 2007

Duration: 4 hours 55 minutes

Summary:

Jay Gatsby is still in love with Daisy, whom he met when he was penniless. Now rich, he is determined to win her as his mistress, even though she has married another man for his money. When Daisy causes a fatal accident and Gatsby covers for her, a disaster results which reveals the failure of money to buy love or happiness.

"It expresses one phase of the great grotesque spectacle of our American scene. It is humor, irony, ribaldry, pathos and loveliness....A curious book, a mystical, glamorous story of today. It takes a deeper cut at life than hitherto has been essayed by Mr. Fitzgerald."-New York Times, April 1925

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  • Rachel McCartney

    It goes without saying (but I will anyway) that this is a marvelous story. The narrator was engaging. I enjoyed every bit of it!

    3 of 3 people found this review helpful.

  • Elizabeth Bosque

    Clearly a classic! A must read. Narrator was excellent. Love this book!

  • Anthony Smith

    Terrific reading of a great book. Highly recommended.