Study Guides: English Literature

Ready Reference Treatise: The View from Saturday
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
There are four students and quiz teammates who narrate one chapter each in the first person. The preface is very skilfully presented and it introduces the respective teammates.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Day No Pigs Would Die
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Biographical
It follows the life of Rob Peck, the central character, who is coming-of-age in rural Vermont. He lives on an impoverished farm there.
Ready Reference Treatise: Persepolis
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Biographical
The story is set in the Islamic Republic of Iran after the Islamic Revolution. The title of the book refers to the ancient capital of the Persian Empire, Persepolis. The book was originally published in French. It has been translated into several languages including English.
Ready Reference Treatise: Reading Lolita In Tehran
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The book describes the time period when the author happened to be a female professor of Western Literature at the University of Tehran.
Ready Reference Treatise: Never Let Me Go
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The novel was nominated for the Booker Prize in the same year of its publication, although the author had already received that award for his book “The Remains of the Day” in 1989.
Ready Reference Treatise: From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
The author, E. L. Konigsburg, used to leave her children at the galleries of the Met while she would be taking a painting class in the museum during the 1960s.
Ready Reference Treatise: I am Malala
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The author, Malala Yousafzai, was born on 12th July 1997 in the Swat District of Pakistan. The district is in the North-Western Khyber Pakhtunkhwa province of Pakistan.
Ready Reference Treatise: Doctor Zhivago
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » General
The story of the novel revolves around the titular character and protagonist, Yuri Zhivago. He is a doctor and poet.
Ready Reference Treatise: Girl With a Pearl Earring
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The book was made into a movie in 2003 and then in the year 2008 it was adapted into a play.
Ready Reference Treatise: Between the World and Me
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,840. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
“Between the World and Me” by Ta-Nehisi Coates was first published in 2015. The book is in the form of a letter that the author happens to have written to his teenage son.
"Salvage the Bones" Summarized & Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The author had lived through the Katrina. When she realized how easily that huge storm had receded from public consciousness, the author decided to write this novel.
"The Tiger's Wife" Summarized & Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Most of the stories are about the Deathless Man who meets the grandfather on three occasions in different places.
"Let the Circle Be Unbroken" Summarized & Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The book was the winner of the Coretta Scott King Author Award in the year 1982. Most of the reviews received by the author were highly positive.
"Go Set a Watchman" Summarized & Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The title of the book “Go Set a Watchman” comes from Isaiah 21: 6: “For thus hath the Lord said unto me, Go set a watchman, let him declare what he seeth.” The central theme of the book is disillusionment.
Literature Help: Lady Audley's Secret
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,700. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In many of the colleges in the English speaking countries, the book has been included in the course of study for the students of English literature.
Literature Help: A Grain of Wheat
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,580. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The stories take place during the time of emergency when Kenya was on the verge of attaining independence from the British colonial rule.
Ready Reference Treatise: Brideshead Revisited
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,960. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
The author once mentioned that the novel is primarily about the operation of Grace in theological term.
Literature Help: The Man In the High Castle
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
The book tells the story of the time fifteen years after an alternative end of the Second World War. Axis Powers, Imperial Japan and Nazi Germany, are victorious.
Quick Guide: Warriors Don't Cry
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,130. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The book primarily describes how the African American students had to face extreme racial discrimination in South.
Quick Guide: Private Memoirs and Confessions of a Justified Sinner
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The book is generally categorized under different genres. It is said to be a part-Gothic and part-psychological mystery. Some scholars consider it by turns part-meta-fiction, part-satire, and part-case study of totalitarian thought.
Literature Help: Schindler's List
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,080. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Schindler’s List” is also known as “Schindler’s Ark.” This book by Australian novelist Thomas Keneally was first published in 1982. The book is the winner of the Booker Prize.
Literature Help: A Child Called "It"
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Coming of age
His troubles would not have ended if a teacher at school had not informed the police about the predicament of the child. He was later sent to live in a foster home, away from his mother’s atrocities.
Literature Help: Holes
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The book found its place in the reading lists of several schools and colleges in the following years. In the year 2012, it was ranked number six among all time best children’s novels in a survey that was conducted by School Library Journal.
Ready Reference Treatise: Norwegian Wood
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Toru Watanabe is the narrator of the story. The story is told from the first person perspective. The narrator goes back to his past and describes the days while he had been living as a college student in Tokyo, Japan.
Literature Help: Rashomon & Other Stories
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The stories could not be published during his lifetime. The story “Rashomon” was published when the author was still an undergraduate student at Tokyo Imperial University.