Bookinista review: ‘Villa America’ brings Lost Generation to life

Bookinista review: ‘Villa America’ brings Lost Generation to life
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By Melanie Wong

“Villa America,” by Liza Klaussmann, has something in common with late summer in Eagle County. There is much to enjoy in both. But preparing for winter in this valley can preoccupy residents, while distinguishing fact from fiction can distract readers of Villa America.Fans of works by Hemingway (“A Farewell to Arms,” “The Sun Also Rises”) and Fitzgerald (“The Great Gatsby,” “Tender is the Night”) tend to read about Hemingway and Fitzgerald. The 1920s were a fascinating decade in which artistic talent flourished in larger-than-life ways. In this context, the names of Sara and Gerald Murphy are familiar. “Villa America” focuses …

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