Study Guides: English Literature

Literature Help: Dead End In Norvelt
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The book also won Scott O’Dell Award for Historical Fiction in 2012. One of the British reviewers called the book ‘rib-splitting.
Literature Help: Gilead
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When the novel “Gilead” was published, it was greatly admired by both critics and readers. The book was the winner of the prestigious Pulitzer Prize for Fiction in 2005.
Quick Guide: Supermale
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
“Supermale” was the last novel written by Alfred Jarry. The book was translated into English language by Barbara Wright in 1968.
Quick Guide: The Mystery of the Sea
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The plot of the story is quite complex. Over the course of novel, the reader gets to read about Second Sight, kidnapping, and secret codes as they are revealed.
Literature Help: Belle Prater's Boy
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Urban
Woodrow happens to be Belle Prater’s son. He is Gypsy’s unusual cousin. One day, Woodrow comes to town. Gypsy immediately becomes friends with him to know more about the disappearance of his mother.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bronx Masquerade
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,320. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
As the story opens, all of these characters are or will be enrolled in the same English class. Having joined that English class, all of them believe that they are unique and they have their special thoughts and ideas with them, but it does not prove to be so.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Breadwinner
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The titular character Parvana is the protagonist of the novel. She is only an eleven years old girl, but the adverse circumstances faced by the family compel her to become the breadwinner for the family in a war-torn region, dominated by the Taliban, in Afghanistan.
Literature Help: The History of Rasselas: Prince of Abissinia
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Educational
The book was first published in Great Britain, and the author is said to have received only seventy five British pounds for the copyright.
Ready Reference Treatise: That Was Then, This Is Now
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The book has also been adapted into a very successful movie. The title of the novel is highly noticeable. It has been derived from one of the most significant lines of the novel.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Little Less Girl
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Romance and mystery genres of literature have been very skilfully merged in the story, but at the same time it deals with several major issues of the time.
Ready Reference Treatise: Middlesex
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,390. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
“Middlesex” is primarily a coming-of-age novel and a family saga. It chronicles the effect of a mutated gene on the three generations of a Greek family.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Painted Veil
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,310. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Before being published in the form of a novel, “The Painted Veil” was published in serialized form in five issues of Cosmopolitan, between November 1924 and March 1925.
Ready Reference Treatise: And Then There Were None
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,540. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
According the author, “And Then There Were None” was the most difficult book for her to write. When the book was first published in Britain, it was titled “Ten Little Niggers.”
Ready Reference Treatise: Childhood's End
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
With the arrival of the aliens, utopia begins on Earth and it continues for several decades. The Earth is indirectly ruled by the aliens. However, the utopia comes at the cost of human identity and culture.
Ready Reference Treatise: Go Tell It On the Mountain
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
When the book was first published, it was very well received both by critics and readers across the country. Baldwin’s eloquent and lyrical writing was particularly admired by the critics and scholars.
Ready Reference Treatise: Untouchable
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,140. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Once, Mulk Raj Anand’s aunt had a meal with a Muslim woman. Consequently, she was declared an outcaste by his family. The incident highly inspired Mulk Raj Anand for writing this novel.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Boxcar Children
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
The book’s revised edition was published in 1942. The story revolves around four orphan children named Henry, Jessie, Violet, and Benny. These children make a home for themselves in an abandoned boxcar in the forest.
Ready Reference Treatise: In Our Time
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The book had a complex publication history. For the 1923 edition of the book, the author had selected six prove vignettes composed by Ezra Pound. Eventually, in the following year, the author added twelve vignettes more in the edition that was printed in Paris.
Ready Reference Treatise: The House of Mirth
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
The book tells the story of Lily Bart. She is a well-born woman, but she is rendered without any money in the high society of New York City.
Ready Reference Treatise: The House on Mango Street
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
The book tells the story of the central character Esperanza Cordero. She happens to be a young Latina girl. The novel portrays her life growing up in Chicago with Chicanos and Puerto Ricans. Esperanza eventually determines to leave her impoverished Latino neighborhood.
Ready Reference Treatise: Monkey
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,110. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The book was originally published in 1942. The present book has remained one of the most widely read English version of the book “Monkey.”
Ready Reference Treatise: A Hope In the Unseen
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,460. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It was the first book written and published by the author and journalist Ron Suskind. The book presents the biographical account of the life of Cedric Jennings during his last years in high school and initial years in college.
Strange and Mysterious People 1: Wolf Messing
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
His date of birth has always been controversial, but it is generally assumed that he was born in the last decade of the nineteenth century.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Lost Lady
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,890. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Although the book has been written in the third person, the major part of the story is presented from the perspective of Niel Herbert, who happens to grow up in Sweet Water. He is the witness to the decline of Mrs. Forrester. He feels very deeply for the lost lady.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Princess Bride
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2016 . Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Some of the earlier works were highly successful, but “The Princess Bride” made the author known all over the world.