>The buzz about the new film has helped put this classic everyone read in high school back on bestseller lists. Three stars share what The Great Gatsby meant to them.

PIPER PERABO

My favorite part is when Nick goes into the library and finds the books’ pages haven’t been cut, which means Gatsby hasn’t actually read any of the books. He’s all about appearance.

DAN STEVENS

An amazing book; the last lines are some of the most beautiful in the English language. I read it several times and was told as a kid I wouldn’t under- stand it until I was 30. I just turned 30, so …

FLORENCE WELCH

When I was in school, it did not sink in. Reading it when I was older, I realized how shining and glorious it is. Fitzgerald fits so much life and beauty and drama into such a short book. Every sentence is amazing!

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