A Quick Guide

A Quick Guide to The School for Scandal
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 1 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 129. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
“The School for Scandal” written by Richard Brinsley Sheridan was first enacted on 8th of March, 1777, in London at Drury Lane Theatre.
A Quick Guide to Cecilia
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 2 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 130. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Coming of age
The novel “Cecilia” by Frances Burney is subtitled “Memoirs of an Heiress.” It was first published in the year 1782. The story of the novel is set in 1779.
A Quick Guide to “The Wanderer”
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 3 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 131. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
“The Wanderer” is also titled “Female Difficulties.” It was published in the month of March in the year 1814 by Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown.
A Quick Guide to "Nights at the Circus"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 4 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 132. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
The story of the novel revolves around the life and exploits of Sophie Fevvers. She would have people believe that she was a Cockney virgin, or perhaps so she was. She was said to be been hatched from an egg laid by unknown parents and ready to develop fully fledged wings.
A Quick Guide to “An Inspector Calls”
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 5 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 133. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
It is a three-act play, and the entire action takes just one night in the year 1912. The Birling family happens to be the focus of the play, and it revolves around them. They are a rich middle-class family. The Birlings live in a luxurious and comfortable house in Brumley, a big industrial city in the north Midlands.
A Quick Guide to “Anna Karenina”
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 6 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 134. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Educational
“Anna Karenina” is considered and regarded as one of the best realistic fiction ever written. Even Tolstoy said that “Anna Karenina” was his first true novel, and he added that “War and Peace” was more than a novel.
A Quick Guide to "Bel Canto"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 7 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 135. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
In Italian language “Bel Canto” means “beautiful singing.” There are various other similar constructions in Italian. Bel Canto happens to be an Italian opera term. There are several different meanings and it can be interpreted differently according to the situations it has been used in.
A Quick Guide to "On the Road"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 8 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 136. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,780. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The novel is based on the personal experiences of the author and his friends who traveled across America. “On the Road” is often regarded as a defining work of the postwar Beat Generation. The protagonists of the novel live life against a backdrop of jazz, poetry, and use of drug. They happen to be like wandering hippies.
A Quick Guide to "The Beggar's Opera"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 9 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 137. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
“The Beggar Opera” is said to have had the longest run in theater history up to that time. It is said to be Gay’s greatest success and it has been played ever since its first performance.
A Quick Guide to "Agnes Grey"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 10 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 138. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The story revolves around the title character, Agnes Grey, who happens to be a governess. This nurse works in many bourgeois families. The story details her experiences, and the behaviour meted out to her by the people she knows.
A Quick Guide to "The Good Soldier"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 11 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 139. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
The book is set in the time period just before the First World War. The story revolves around the tragedy of Edward Ashburnham. The story chronicles the events which occur in the life of that soldier.
A Quick Guide to "Balzac and the Little Chinese Seamstress"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 12 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 140. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The story of the novel revolves around two youths from city. They are sent to a mountain village to be re-educated while the Cultural Revolution in China was going on.
A Quick Guide to "She"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 13 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 141. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
“She” by Sir H. R. Haggard is subtitled “A History of Adventure.” The novel was first published as a series in The Graphic magazine from October 1886 to January 1887.
A Quick Guide to "The Return of the Native"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 14 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 142. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“The Return of the Native” by Thomas Hardy was first published in installments, from January to December 1878 in the magazine called Belgravia.
A Quick Guide to "Brave New World"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 15 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 143. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“Brave New World” by Aldous Huxley was first published in the year 1932. The story of the novel is set in remote future, in AD 2540, in London.
A Quick Guide to “Atonement”
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 16 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 144. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
The story revolves around a young girl. She makes a mistaken accusation but as she grows up she realizes her mistake and regrets, desiring atonement. This experience takes that girl into an exploration of the nature of writing for this purpose.
A Quick Guide to "Women In Love"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 17 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 145. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
The story revolves around the conflicting loves and lives of Gudrun and Ursula, the Brangwen sisters. Gudrun happens to be an artist. She has a destructive relationship with Gerald Crich, who happens to be an industrialist.
A Quick Guide to "All But My Life"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 18 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 146. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
“All But My Life” by Gerda Weissmann Kllein was first published in 1957. It happens to be the memoir of her experiences during the Second World War. The time period described in the memoir is from September 3 1939 to September 1945.
A Quick Guide to "Anthem"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 19 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 147. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
“Anthem” by Ayn Rand was first published in England in 1938. It is a dystopian fiction novella. Rand had written the book in 1937.
A Quick Guide to "The Adventures of Augie March"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 20 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 148. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The story revolves around the title character Augie March, who carries eponymous name. Augie grows up during the Great Depression. The novel “The Adventures of Augie March” is a perfect example of Bildungsroman. The novel traces the progress and development of an individual character through a series of encounters, professions and relationships from childhood to adulthood.
A Quick Guide to "Gaudy Night"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 21 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 149. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
“Gaudy Night” by Dorothy L. Sayers was first published in 1935. It is a mystery novel. It is the tenth book in the author’s popular series about aristocratic detective Lord Peter Wimsey.
A Quick Guide to "The Last Man"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 22 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 150. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Action
“The Last Man” by Mary Shelley was first published in 1826. It is an apocalyptic science fiction novel. The story is set in a world in future. The future world has been ravaged by a plague. The story basically describes the fate of the human generation in future.
A Quick Guide to "Thrones, Dominations"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 23 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 151. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
“Thrones, Dominations” by D. L. Sayers is a mystery novel. It is also one of the series of the novel which present detective Lord Peter Wimsey as the central figure.
A Quick Guide to "The Thirteenth Tale"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 24 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 152. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
“The Thirteenth Tale” by Dane Setterfield was published in 2006. It is a Gothic suspense novel. It is the first published book written by Dane Setterfield.
A Quick Guide to "Bridge to Terabithia"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 25 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 154. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
This is only a guide book for the students and teachers of English Literature. This treatise includes introduction to the book, its history and background, characters, summary, and critical analysis. It does not contain the original text of the novel. “Bridge to Terabithia” by Katherine Paterson was first published in 1977 by Thomas Crowell.