The Ice Palace
Publisher: Blackstone Audiobooks
Date: December 2013
Duration: 0 hours 55 minutes
One of F. Scott Fitzgerald’s earliest short stories, “The Ice Palace” is about Sally Carrol Happer, a young Southern woman who is bored with her conventional life. She’s engaged to Harry Bellamy, a young man from the North. Despite concern from her family and friends, Sally travels to Harry’s hometown to meet his family. Hoping for an exciting adventure, she instead finds herself in a cold, unfamiliar place. There, in the dead of winter, she begins to question everything.Proceeds from sale of this title go to Reach Out and Read, an innovative literacy advocacy organization.