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Literature Help: Homo Faber
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Technology, probability, and logic rule the world view of the protagonist, but a sequence of incredible coincidences challenge his world view. The novel seems to be a little autobiographical, but less than the author’s other works. Walter Faber has some obvious similarities to Max Frisch, the author.
Literature Companion: Fallen Angels
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Richard Perry is the central character. He is a young man. He lives in Harlem, New York City, amidst his troubled neighborhood; however, he continues to hold onto his dreams.
The Goldfinch - Behind the Story (Backstage Pass to Novels)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Behind the Story. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
If you're a fan of The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt and have a stomach that yearns for more, "Behind the Story" will be a most delightful surprise. Enjoy this basket full of treats made for readers like you! In this series, you will gain insight into the journey that Clara and Mr. Tiffany has been on for an unforgettable experience of the book you'll love.
Literature Companion: The Giver
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The Giver encourages Jonas and consequently Jonas begins to explore several such aspects of human nature which the other members of the society have never faced.
James Agee: Style
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Series: Continuing Education, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Essay » Literature
James Agee's autobiographical novel, A Death in the Family (1957), won the author a posthumous 1958 Pulitzer Prize. This particular literary analysis and criticism, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of Agee's literary style and powerful use of language.
A Quick Guide to "Distant View of a Minaret"
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This particular story conveys the passive female sexual role. The sexual relationship in marriage in the Egyptian society is pushed by selfish male domination. The female protagonist in the story is like the lone minaret. She continues to exist with her solitude and never raises her voice.
Literature Help: The Glass Castle
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,380. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The detailed description very efficiently finds its way in the hearts and minds of the readers. This true account of the author’s life is not only very interesting and entertaining, but also highly didactic and inspiring.
The Tropism Experience
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Series: Continuing Education, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
In 1932 Nathalie Sarraute wrote her first book, Tropisms, a series of brief sketches and memories that set the tone for her entire oeuvre. This particular literary analysis and criticism, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, hopes to provide readers with thoughtful consideration of Sarraute's challenging early fiction and literary style.
Literature Help: The Perks of Being a Wallflower
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Charlie is the protagonist and narrator of the novel; he is quite introvert. The story describes Charlie’s experiences in a series of letters which are written to a person who is a stranger. Charlie doesn’t even know the stranger’s name.
Literature Help: Years of Wonders
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 116 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 321. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
When the book was first published, it was immediately accepted by an incredibly large number of readers and it received much praise from the readers. The reviewers were also highly impressed by the narrative and several reviewers commended the story.
Literature Companion: Mrs. Warren's Profession
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 115 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 320. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The first public enactment of the play took place after more than thirty years of its writing. It was publicly performed in London in 1925. On the other hand, “Mrs. Warren’s Profession” opened in New Haven, CT and New York City, in the United States in 1905.
Literature Companion: Extremely Loud and Incredibly Close
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 114 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 319. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,900. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The narrator of the novel is Oskar Schell, a nine-year old boy. The story basically revolves around Oskar’s discovery of a key in a vase that belonged to his father and search around New York to get more information about the key.
Literature Help: The Trials of Brother Jero
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 113 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 318. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The play basically makes mockery of the rapid spread of Christianity across Africa. Wole Soyinka deals with the issue very intelligently and making it as interesting as it can be. There is a phony preacher who deceives common people and his followers.
Literature Help: Diary of a Young Girl
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 112 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 317. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The diary was kept by Anne Frank during the Nazi occupation of the Netherlands. It was a very hard time for Anne Frank and her family. They had to remain in hiding for two years.
Literature Help: The Rover
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 111 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 316. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Rover” by Aphra Behn first premiered in the year 1677. The play is also titled “The Banish’d.” Behn used to work as a spy for Charles II against the Dutch. Unfortunately, the king did not pay her expenses and it resulted in the loss of her meager
Literature Help: Demian
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 110 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 296. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story is set against the backdrop of the First World War. It was the time of death and destruction. The novel very intelligently deals with the problem and experience of change.
Literature Help: Cold Sassy Tree
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Series: A Quick Guide, Book 109 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 295. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,200. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The book is inspired by the colorful history of the author's father and his family. It very successfully evokes Georgia at the beginning of the 20th century. “Cold Sassy Tree” is not a biographical account of the author’s own family.
The Last Computer Repair Book You Will Need
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Hardware
This is the most complete guide on repairing all aspects of computers. Apple or PC. Hardware or Software. Everything from viruses, spyware, cracked screens, soldering, motherboard repair, bga reballing, dc jack repair, liquid damage repair, hard drive replacement, diagnosing bad memory, data recovery, and much more. 20 years on the job explained in simple English!
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 Treatise, 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.