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Quick Guide: Hatchet
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Series: A Quick Guide · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The author, Gary Paulson, was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota in 1939. It is said that Paulson was not a brilliant student and he did not have much motivation to inspire him. However, an incident in his life changed his life forever.
Quick Guide: Harrison Bergeron
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The author had written this story as a satire of works on authoritarian dystopias and the common views and fears of egalitarian politics. The author presents a highly imaginative dystopian society and titular character, Harrison Bergeron.
Quick Guide: A Gathering of Old Men
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Series: A Quick Guide · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel is set on the Marshall Plantation in Bayonne Louisiana, a fictional setting. Beau Baton is the Cajun work boss there. Just before the beginning of the novel, he is murdered.
Quick Guide: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
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Series: A Quick Guide · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The novel very minutely and observantly explores the lives of the people living in southern Mississippi, during the period of Great Depression in the United States.
Literature Companion: Ellen Foster
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The story revolves around the title character Ellen Foster, the first person narrator and protagonist of the novel. She happens to be a young white American girl. She lives in adverse conditions somewhere in the rural South.
Literature Help: Dandelion Wine
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Douglas Spaulding is the central character and protagonist of the novel. He is a twelve-year-old boy. His character is also said to have been loosely patterned after Ray Bradbury.
Literature Help: The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-Time
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story reveals that when Christopher is overloaded with new information, he is not able to take immediate and rational decisions. He finds it difficult to visit other places because he has spent most of his childhood at home with his father, who happens to have told him that his mother died of a heart attack.
Julius Caesar: A Reader's Guide to the William Shakespeare Play
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Julius Caesar is one of Shakespeare's greatest and most performed plays. Included in this guide: a biography of author William Shakespeare, a look at the play's context, its literary elements, detailed scene summaries, character analysis, and much more. This is the definitive guide to Julius Caesar, concise, easy to understand, and guaranteed to add to your enjoyment of this classic play.
"Cry, the Beloved Country" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story of the novel revolves around Stephen Kumalo, the protagonist of the novel, who happens to be a black Anglican priest from a rural Natal town in South Africa. He goes in search of his son Absalom in the city of Johannesburg.
Literature Help: The Contender
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story of the novel revolves around Alfred Brooks, a seventeen years old black boy. Alfred happens to be a school dropout. He lives with his Aunt Pearl and her three daughters in Harlem, New York City.
Literature Help: Coming of Age In Mississippi
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The book describes the time period from the author’s childhood until her late twenties. It also focuses on Anne Moody’s involvement in the civil rights movement in the United States.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Color of Water
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The conflicting emotions are highly effective in the autobiography. The author continued to find out who he really was. Likewise, the author’s mother describes the hardships she had to go through as a white Jewish woman.
Literature Help: Cold Mountain
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
W. P. Inman is the male protagonist of the novel. He happens to be an injured deserter from the Confederate army when the American Civil War is about to end. The novel tells the story of W. P. Inman and his beloved Ada.
Macbeth: A Reader's Guide to the William Shakespeare Play
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Macbeth is one of Shakespeare's greatest and darkest plays. Included in this guide: a biography of author William Shakespeare, a look at the play's context, its literary elements, detailed scene summaries, character analysis, and much more. This is the definitive guide to Macbeth, concise, easy to understand, and guaranteed to add to your enjoyment of this classic play.
Literature Companion: Childhood's End
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
According to Clarke, the idea of writing this novel originated from a short story called “Guardian Angel” which was published in 1946.
Literature Help: Changes: A Love Story
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,900. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story of the novel revolves around a certain period in the life of an African woman. Having divorced her first husband, she enters a polygamist marriage.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bless the Beasts and Children
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The boys get united to stop a buffalo hunt. The novel describes several significant elements of American society in the late 1960s. The story covers 192 pages. Several of the themes transcend time and space.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Fault In Our Stars
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Hazel Grace Lancaster, a sixteen years old cancer patient, is the narrator of the novel. The story revolves around this central character. Hazel is compelled by her parents to join a support group.
Literature Help: The Watsons Go to Birmingham 1963
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story revolves around a very loving African-American family. The family lives in the town of Flint, Michigan. The year is 1963.
"The Hairy Ape" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play is focused on a brutish and unthinking laborer who is known as Yank. In the world that is controlled by the rich, Yank searches for a sense of belonging.