Books tagged: world literature

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Gilgamesh & Enkidu Litnotes Lesson Plan
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Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 9,150. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A complete lesson plan for teachers/ home schoolers for the study of the Epic of Gilgamesh. The plan includes a retelling of a section of the epic, materials list, procedures, objectives, vocab study, character list, discussion questions with key, independent writing assignment ideas, adaptations for ESL, extensions for Gifted and talented, Honors,web resources,and printable student handouts.
Old Farts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Norilana Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Everyone knows that bookstores are such enticing places, filled with the complex scent of books, periodicals, freshly ground coffee, and infinite possibilities. Wonders, secrets, and delights lurk among the stacks... And yet, few know the real truth. Bookstores conceal unimaginable dangers! This very short story by two-time Nebula Award Finalist Vera Nazarian packs a very literary punch.
Gilgamesh and the Secret of Life Litnotes Teacher Edition
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Price: $16.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
Gilgamesh and the Secret of Life is a continuation of my book entitled "Gilgamesh and Enkidu Litnotes Lesson Plan". This teacher edition includes an introduction to the Epic of Gilgamesh, vocabulary and character lists, the selection "Gilgamesh and the Secret of Life", discussion questions, writing assignments, keys and resources. Grade level: high school/World Literature study
Gilgamesh and the Secret of Life Litnotes Student Edition
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
This student edition is designed to be used with Gilgamesh and the Secret of Life Litnotes Teacher Edition. This text contains an introduction to the Epic of Gilgamesh, vocabulary and character lists, the selection "Gilgamesh and the Secret of Life", discussion questions and writing assignments. Grade level: high school/World Literature
21st Century Chinese Poetry No. 4
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Meifu Wang. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Chinese poetry
REVISED EDITION, JAN 2014. Please visit ModernChinesePoetry.com for sample poems. The journal of 21st Century Chinese Poetry was founded with the intention of introducing modern Chinese poetry to readers worldwide. The editor-and-translator team selects some of the best poems written in Chinese by today's poets from all geographical areas. This issue includes 23 poems by 7 poets
Zaremba, or Love and the Rule of Law
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 145,990. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Warsaw, a chance encounter plunges a shy polio victim into dirty politics and new realms of emotion. Zaremba, a wealthy businessman, is about to be unjustly arrested and only Cordelia can save him. But when Zaremba disappears, Cordelia is painfully uncertain if she has been abandoned and must overcome surveillance, corruption, libel, and increasing humiliations and hardships to learn the truth.
Watering Heaven
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What would you do if you found out your girlfriend laid an egg every time she had sex? Who would you be if you were invited to a party in Beijing but had to make up a brand-new identity for six weeks? Peter Tieryas Liu’s Watering Heaven is a travelogue of and requiem for the American dream in all its bizarre manifestations.
Racing With The Rain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 130,160. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Can one outrun the rain? Guyanese born Carl Dias receives news of his father augusto dying in Guyana. Back in Guiana, Carl belonged to the leftwing ruling party. His father, a businessman was in the Conservative party. Returning will reignite memories of the collapse of the political and social fabric of the colony, stoked by the Kennedy administration pressuring the Brits to oust the government.
Boxed in a Curse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
She was created by the gods as a gift to humanity. Then there was the urn. Pandora, the first woman on Earth, was endowed with many gifts: beauty, intelligence, domesticity, and curiosity. She was at once lover, sympathiser and nurturer.
Access: Thirteen Tales
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,500. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
What do we think we desire? What do we truly desire? These are the two competing forces underlying Xu Xi’s latest fiction collection Access. These thirteen tales are at once acerbic and heartbreaking, directing our gaze at the incongruities of human relations and the persistence of wounds our hearts cannot heal.