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Quick Guide: The Real Life of Sebastian Knight
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 29 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 227. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
A layman or a casual reader may not find it easy to follow the story because the narration is not chronological and the narrator V. frequently digresses from the main story.
Ping: A Frog in Search of a New Pond
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,200. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
This is the story of Ping, a frog who's ignored the signs of his pond drying up around him, and is stuck in the mud. Ping represents everybody who has encountered a setback, needs to take a risk, or is struggling with the challenges of change -- that is to say, he is all of us. Ping's tale shows us the limitless possibilities that can result when the decision is made to take a leap of faith.
Literature Help: The Pearl
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 58 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 224. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Pearl” by John Steinbeck was first published in 1947. This beautiful novella revolves around a pearl diver named Kino. The story very descriptively explores man’s nature as well as greed and evil. It is assumed that the story was inspired by a Mexican folk tale from La Paz, Baja California Sur, Mexico.
Am I Unwanted?
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 80. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Ten years have passed and now I am Mrs. Sonia Lawson. My husband, Mike Lawson, was an orphan brought up in an orphanage. He works in a bank. We have been married for four years. I have a little daughter, one year old. We are very happy together.
Literature Help: Pale Fire
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 57 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 222. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Pale Fire” by Vladimir Nabokov was first published in 1962. It is a postmodern novel. In the opening of the novel there is a 999 line poem which is titled “Pale Fire” written by the fictional John Shade. There is a lengthy forward and long commentary by a neighbour and academic colleague of John Shade. The name of the colleague is Charles Kinbote.
Imperfect Affair
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 78. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
“This heart does not stay on one particular thought for a long period; it continues to wander and compels my mind to revisit the remains of the past where I find mourning, repenting, and cursing elements of my existence.
어셔 가의 몰락, The Fall of the House of Usher (Korean Edition)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,830. Language: Korean. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Fall of the House of Usher, widely considered to be Edgar Allan Poe's best story, is now available in Korean. If you're looking for an opportunity to enhance your Korean skills, don't pass up this amazing tale! This edition includes a modern Korean translation. [어셔 가의 몰락]은 에드거 앨런 포의 최고 작품으로 꼽히는 공포 소설입니다. 한글 번역본과 영어 원본을 함께 실었으니, 미국 문학사의 거장이자 비운의 천재 작가인 에드거 앨런 포우의 작품을 감상할 기회를 놓치지 마십시오!
검은 고양이, The Black Cat (Korean Edition)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: Korean. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Black Cat, a famous horror story by Edgar Allan Poe, is now available in Korean. If you're looking for an opportunity to enhance your Korean skills, don't pass up this amazing story! This edition includes a modern Korean translation. [검은 고양이]는 인간의 어두운 내면을 묘사하는 에드거 앨런 포의 대표적인 단편 소설입니다. 한글 번역본과 영어 원본을 함께 실었으니, 미국 문학사의 거장이자 비운의 천재 작가인 에드거 앨런 포우의 작품을 감상할 기회를 놓치지 마십시오!
The Land Unknown
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 88. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
It was the month of September. When I removed the curtain, the sun-rays began to enter the room. The golden sunlight pleased both body and mind. Some leaves on the trees in the garden outside were still green.
Home Was Not So
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 75. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Manav did not know who Mahesh was so he looked questioningly at Sohail. Sensing his curiosity, Sohail said, “He is my mother’s husband. He is a good man.” Sohail began to look at the cars along the road. He was expecting Mahesh, his mother’s husband.
After His Departure
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 74. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
She rushed downstairs and ran towards the main door. She opened the door and faced the army officers. It transpired that they were Captain Kumar and Captain Sahani. Seeing them silent for a while, she could not control her tears. She began to sob. She looked in their eyes and said, “Is everything all right? Is Subhash all right?”
Diane Arbus
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Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: Lithuanian. Published: April 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
é bom e é para um trabalho
Literature Help: The Sound and the Fury
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 56 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 223. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Sound and the Fury” by William Faulkner was first published in 1929. It was the fourth novel written by William Faulkner. This novel is known for a number of narrative styles which the author has employed. The literary technique known as stream of consciousness is also noticeable in the novel.
Behind the Ruins
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 84. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
While they were carrying her dead body to the cremation ground, I was standing at the gate, near my car. There were tears in my eyes. Her words ‘our Chandai’ were echoing in my mind. An era had come to its end with no history written and no monuments erected.
Am I Fiction?
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 73. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
I know they are going to spice it up and make it as interesting and sensational as they can to draw a large number of readers. Do they know what I want? Do they know what I have gone through? That stone gave the verdict that the charges on the girl were so harsh that he could not prohibit the press from reporting the case and its proceedings.
Words of Wisdom: Herman Melville
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 20. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,520. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The short stories and novels written by Herman Melville have kept readers amused for several decades. He was a well travelled person, so consequently a keen observer of human behavior. His works have been popular in all age groups of readers. The most unique feature of his writing is his command over language and precise selection of words.
Literature Help: Sanctuary
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 221 · A Quick Guide, Book 55. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Sanctuary” by William Faulkner was first published in 1931. It was his first highly successful novel that brought him name and fame. The novel is often regarded as one of Faulkner’s most controversial novel, because it is based on the theme of rape.
Woman: Then and Now
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 62. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
She keeps quiet and enters the kitchen. “Is this a house? Look at the condition of the rooms. Everything is in a kind of mess. Look at the dirty clothes lying in that corner, and toys scattered all over the floor. Nothing remains proper in this house…”
Words of Wisdom: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
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Series: Great Oratory, Book 19. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Fyodor Dostoyevsky, one of the most famous and widely read Russian novelists, has contributed greatly to the world literature with his unique and powerful creations. One of his most famous novels is "Crime and Punishment." It is said to be the first psychological novel.
Literature Help: The Wind In the Willows
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 219 · A Quick Guide, Book 53. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Wind In the Willows” is undoubtedly a very popular book. Actually, it is two separate books put into one. On one hand there are the chapters which describe the adventures of Toad and on the other hand there are those chapters which explore human emotions such as fear, nostalgia, awe, wanderlust.