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1

Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser

another variation of the pursuit of happiness
Carrie Meeber-- from rural Wisconsin sets a journey to make it to Chicago-- work hard for their dreams

2

Sister carrie quotation

"Money something everybody else has and I must get"
excessive frequent mention to money

3

The age of Innocence by Edith Walton

love story
classes in society
link Daisy and May- accessory for men

4

As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner

characters torn between there identity and existence-- link to Gatsby's existence in the past

5

The sound of Fury by William Faulkner

themes of corruption of Southern Aristocrat values
Caddie is Benji focus as his hero link to Gatsby and Daisy