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Ready Reference Treatise: Maestro
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
The author, like the central character Paul, is originally from Southern Australia. He happens to have completed high school in Darwin before going to the University of Adelaide.
Ready Reference Treatise: Lucy
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The novel opens in medias res. Lucy is born and brought up in the West Indies. She moves to the United States to become an au pair for a wealthy white family. Lucy’s story seems to be highly inspired by the own experiences of Jamaica Kincaid.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Lovely Bones
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,830. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The novel was critically acclaimed and proved to be an instant bestseller. The unique plot and story of the novel pulled the attention of most of the famous critics and reviewers from around the world.
Ready Reference Treatise: Joseph Andrews
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,930. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It is considered to be one of the first novels in the English language. The author defined the novel as a comic epic poem in prose.
Ready Reference Treatise: Devil In a Blue Dress
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The story of the novel revolves around the central character Ezekiel “Easy” Rawlins, and how he is transformed from a day laborer into a detective.
Secrets to Attaining College Success
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
Great self-help book for incoming college students from someone who has been there, got the tee shirt, the cap and the gown. Less
Ready Reference Treatise: The Devil's Arithmetic
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,940. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Hannah finds herself in a death camp that is thought to be Auschwitz. She begins to live the life of a girl named Chaya in the concentration camp. At this point, she realizes how important it is to know about the past.
Literature Help: The Caucasian Chalk Circle
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / German
The play presents a parable that revolves around a peasant girl. She rescues a baby and proves herself a better mother than the baby’s rich natural parents.
Ready Reference Treatise: Chinese Cinderella
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
She had published her autobiography in 1997. “Chinese Cinderella” is a revised version of part of that autobiography. The autobiography was titled “Falling Leaves.”
Ready Reference Treatise: The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The story primarily explicitly describes the author’s own experience under dictator Rafael Trujillo in his ancestral homeland.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Hero of Our Time
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The novel has three major narrators. The first narrator is an unnamed young officer in the Russian army. He happens to be travelling through the Caucasus Mountains. During his journey he documents his travel detains to be published later.
Ready Reference Treatise: Educating Rita
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
It is regarded as Willy Russell’s one of the most regarded works. It is also considered to be one of the most popular works for the drama theatre in the late 20th century.
Ready Reference Treatise: Equus
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Once, a seventeen years old boy had blinded six horses in a small town near Suffolk. When Peter Shaffer heard about this crime, he got inspired to write the present play.
Ready Reference Treatise: Left to Tell
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
The Rwandan Genocide had taken place in 1994. The book was published 12 years after that tragedy. The genocide was so horrible that it claimed about one million lives in only one hundred days.
Ready Reference Treatise: Cyrano de Bergerac
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is a verse drama written in rhyming couplets. Each line has twelve syllables. The verse form is very similar to the Alexandrine formant, but the lines often have a lack of caesura.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Hiding Place
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
While John and Elizabeth Sherrill were busy doing their research for the book “God’s Smuggler,” they got the idea of a book on Corrie ten Boom’s life.
Ready Reference Treatise: The King Must Die
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The author has created a plausible story based on archaeological and anthropological premises. The author believes that it may have developed into the myth.
Ready Reference Treatise: Iola Leroy
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The book also deals with several serious issues of education for women, miscegenation, abolition, passing, temperance, and social responsibility.
Ready Reference Treatise: Interpreter of Maladies
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
“Interpreter of Maladies” by Indian American author Jhumpa Lahiri was first published in 1999. It is a collection of nine short stories. The book proved to be highly successful and it received numerous favorable reviews.
Ready Reference Treatise: Homecoming
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The characters of the Tillerman children in “Homecoming” are inspired from the author’s childhood experiences. She had been almost deprived of the privation. She molds most of the characters in this novel on the basis of her experiences during her childhood.