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Literature Help: Clarissa
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 108 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 294. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
As the novel opens, Clarissa happens to be eighteen years old. She is very beautiful and universally admired and loved. People give her example to show what a woman ought to be like. She is an exemplary woman in the society.
Ready Reference Treatise: Child of the Dark
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 115 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 293. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The author had a very difficult childhood. It was full of prejudice and ostracism and there were several reasons for that. There were several things which were against her in that prejudiced society.
Literature Companion: Wise Children
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 107 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 292. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
According to Angela Carter, she started working on “Wise Children” after she had come to know that she had cancer. It was really very difficult for her because she would be leaving a small son and a husband behind her.
Literature Companion: Go Tell It on the Mountain
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 106 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 291. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
In "Go Tell It on the Mountain", the author has made several references to the Holy Bible. The story of Ham is the most significant of all. The story of Ham goes like this in short: Ham was the son of Noah.
Literature Help: Fight Club
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 105 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 290. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The protagonist is highly inspired when his doctor informs him that insomnia is not suffering. He begins to find his comfort by impersonating a very gravely sick person in many support groups.
Inspirations Behind Bestsellers: The Fault in Our Stars, The Graveyard Book, Sarah's Key - Behind the Story (Backstage Pass to Novels)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,360. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Ever wondered what inspires authors to write bestsellers? Inside this free edition of "Behind the Story", you will gain insight into the inspirations behind bestsellers The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman, and Sarah's Key by Tatiana De Rosnay for an unforgettable experience of the book you'll love.
Literature Help: A Long Way Gone
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 104 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 289. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,700. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The author describes how he was brainwashed by the army and they taught him the use of guns and drugs.In one year with the army he experienced a lot of bloodshed and violence in which he also took part.
"Maus" Summarized and Analyzed
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 103 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 288. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Maus” can not be confined to a particular genre because it is obviously a very great mixture of history, fiction, biography, memoir, and autobiography. “Maus” is the first graphic novel that received the prestigious Pulitzer Prize in the year 1992.
Literature Help: An Ideal Husband
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 102 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 287. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“An Ideal Husband” is considered to be one of the dramatic masterpieces created by Oscar Wilde. His other most significant play is titled “The Importance of Being Earnest.”
Literature Companion: Monster
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 101 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 286. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is said that Dean Myers had a very troubled young age. Even as a young man, he struggled with his speech and it hindered him from expressing himself openly and completely.
Literature Companion: Fences
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 100 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 285. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is also pointed out that “Fences” is a dense and unsettling play. The play runs for three hours, heavily laden with lost hope and broken dreams. Some people say that the length of the play makes it depressing after some time.
"Ethan Frome" Made Easy: Literature Guide
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 99 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 284. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Ethan Frome” is even today the author’s one of the most popular novels. Although it is a short book, it has rightly established itself as one of American Literature’s great tragic love stories.
"Ender's Game" Made Easy
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 97 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 282. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,890. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Several science fiction novels have been written by several writers from time to time. Only a few of those novels have really found their place in the minds and hearts of the readers.
Literature Companion: A Lesson Before Dying
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 96 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 281. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,460. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story of the novel is set ten years before the Civil Rights Movement began. It is set in the year 1948. The African-Americans had to face a lot of problems during this period but they had their own successes as well, but the dramatic events of the Civil Rights Movement overshadowed all that.
"Master Harold"...and the Boys Made Easy: Literature Guide
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 95 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 280. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story of the play is set in South Africa. The action takes place during apartheid era in South Africa. The play presents the effect of institutionalized racism and hatred on the people who have to live during that period.
Literature Companion: The Visit
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 93 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 279. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Visit” asks several questions. It questions Swiss neutrality during the Second World War. It also puts a question mark on the rise of fascism. The play also points critically to the rise of capitalism in the 1950s. Eventually, it tries to ask questions about the general corruptibility of justice.
"Top Girls" Made Easy: Literature Guide
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Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 278 · A Quick Guide, Book 94. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,610. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Top Girls” by Caryl Churchill was first launched in 1982. The play is focused on a woman named Marlene. She happens to be an ambitious and career-driven woman. Her only interest in life seems to be women’s success in business and their careers.
Literature Companion: Nervous Conditions
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 92 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 277. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Tsitsi Dangarembga is one of the few Zimbabwean writers who have found their distinct place in the world literature scenario. Having spent most of her childhood in England, Tsitsi went back to Africa and completed her higher studies there.
Quick Guide: Three Sisters
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 36 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 276. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
World literature remains incomplete without mentioning the works of the Great Russian writer Anton Chekhov. His short stories are considered to be some of the most widely read works all over the world; however, he was also a playwright of great repute.
Quick Guide: The Tortilla Curtain
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 35 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 275. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,380. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Several novels have been written by different writers about illegal immigration and non-Americans living in the United States, however, no other writer has so deeply observed this problem as the writer of the present novel has.