YA Books for Fans of The Great Gatsby

Have you seen the new movie version of The Great Gatsby?  Are you a fan of the novel? Try one of these young adult titles...

Bright Young Things by Anna Godbersen

Bright Young Things by Anna Godbersen

In 1929, Cordelia and Letty run away from their small town in Ohio to seek their fortunes in New York City.

 

Harlem Summer by Walter Dean Myers

Harlem Summer by Walter Dean Myers

Aspiring saxophonist Mark finds himself on the wrong side of the mob when he gets a job at an African-American magazine.

Sirens by Janet Fox

Sirens by Janet Fox

After she is sent to live with relatives in Manhattan, Josephine uncovers a gangster's secret and puts her family in danger.

Starstruck by Rachel Shukert

Starstruck by Rachel Shukert

Set in the early days of Hollywood, three girls claw their way to the top.

 

Vixen by Jillian Larkin

Vixen by Jillian Larkin

In 1923 Chicago, three teenage girls experience love and scandal.

 

What I Saw and How I Lied by Judy Blundell

What I Saw and How I Lied by Judy Blundell

Teenage Evie has a crush on a young GI, and soon she gets caught up in a web of lies and deceit.

 

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