He is widely regarded as one of the greatest American writers of the 20th century. Fitzgerald is considered a member of the "Lost Generation" of the s. A fifth, unfinished novel, The Love of the Last Tycoon, was published posthumously.
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Now a resident of Pfafftown, North Carolina, he lived in California for many years where he wrote screenplays and traveled extensively on camping and fishing expeditions. Dogwood Afternoons is a novel about memory, fate, and obsession. There are two narratives in the book: the first takes place in the present and is, for the most part, Andrew's interior monologue as he drives.
The second part of the novel is his life--his memories of the small-town Southern world in which he grew up, of his stern silent father Wylie, of the world of boot-leggers and moonshiners, of his women, and, above all else, of his remorseless infatuation with cars. Kim Chapin was born in Bay City, Michigan, in Chapin is also the author of a critically acclaimed non-fiction book on stock-car racing, Fast as White Lightning. He lives with his wife and two children in Washington, D.
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