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Famous Rejections
F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 'Great Gatsby'
Fitzgerald’s principle character is arguably as famous as the novel he appears in, yet one publisher advised the author in a rejection letter, “You’d have a decent book if you’d get rid of that Gatsby character.”
From 25 Rejection Letters: The Publishers Who Got It Embarrassingly Wrong…

Famous Rejections

F. Scott Fitzgerald’s 'Great Gatsby'

Fitzgerald’s principle character is arguably as famous as the novel he appears in, yet one publisher advised the author in a rejection letter, “You’d have a decent book if you’d get rid of that Gatsby character.”

From 25 Rejection Letters: The Publishers Who Got It Embarrassingly Wrong…

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    Not exactly original, but hey I’m glad this isn’t something which has been forgotten.
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    I have just started reading the Great Gatsby and I am loving it. So be prepared for 1920’s spam!
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