The Ice Palace

By F. Scott Fitzgerald
Read by Vanessa Hart

The Going Public … in Shorts Series

0.91 Hours 06/26/2013 unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
  • $2.95
    or 1 Credit

    ISBN: 9781482942651

  • $6.95

    ISBN: 9781482163995

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.

Learn More
Membership Details
  • Only $12.99/month gets you 1 Credit/month
  • Cancel anytime
  • Hate a book? Then we do too, and we'll exchange it.
See how it works in 15 seconds

Summary

Summary

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.

Reviews

Reviews

Author

Author Bio: F. Scott Fitzgerald

F. Scott Fitzgerald (1896–1940) was born in St. Paul, Minnesota, and educated at Princeton, where he was a leader in theatrical and literary activities. He began writing his first novel, This Side of Paradise, while serving in the army. Its publication in 1920 established him as the spokesman for the Jazz Age. His major novels include The Beautiful and Damned, The Great Gatsby, and Tender Is the Night.

Titles by Author

See All

Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download, Digital Rental
Category: Fiction
Runtime: 0.91
Audience: Adult
Language: English