I chose this book knowing two things. One was that it was gifted to Steve Jobs for his thirtieth birthday. The second is that I knew it was unfinished. Read morePublished 2 months ago by DW
Definitely the book to understand Fitzgerald's unfulfilled promise but be warned this edition has many dropped words and paragraphs and no 'critical apparatus' that could help you... Read morePublished 8 months ago by Peter Hulm
I do not think it is necessary to "review" Fitzgerald's writing - he is, after all, a classic. Read morePublished 10 months ago by Michael Lifson
I read this book as a teen-ager, when I read almost everything else that Fitzgerald wrote, and I didn't particularly like it. Read morePublished 10 months ago by A Reader
I would recommend this edition of "The Last Tycoon" to anyone interested in Fitzgerald, in Hollywood history, or who simply appreciates the English language when used by a... Read morePublished 12 months ago by Randy Bowser
This book was a very stimulating read, and would be highly enjoyed by anyone who likes Fitzgerald's writing style or who enjoyed The Great Gatsby.Published 13 months ago by HunterReed
Fitzgerald died at age 44 leaving unfinished what probably was going to be his second great novel. There are two versions of the novel which have been reconstructed using the... Read morePublished 15 months ago by Alberto Mendez
Maybe it's from being pushed into reading the "name brand" authors...
I'm just not a Fitzgerald person. Like his subjects, thin.