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Literature Help: Sanctuary
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 221 · A Quick Guide, Book 55. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Sanctuary” by William Faulkner was first published in 1931. It was his first highly successful novel that brought him name and fame. The novel is often regarded as one of Faulkner’s most controversial novel, because it is based on the theme of rape.
William Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew": A Retelling in Prose
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 37,520. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew." In it, Katherina vows before God — in the marriage ceremony — to love, honor, and obey her husband, but very quickly she makes it apparent that she is not taking her vow seriously. Her husband, Petruchio, is determined to convince her to take that vow seriously.
Woman: Then and Now
By Raja Sharma
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 62. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
She keeps quiet and enters the kitchen. “Is this a house? Look at the condition of the rooms. Everything is in a kind of mess. Look at the dirty clothes lying in that corner, and toys scattered all over the floor. Nothing remains proper in this house…”
Words of Wisdom: Fyodor Dostoyevsky
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 19. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Fyodor Dostoyevsky, one of the most famous and widely read Russian novelists, has contributed greatly to the world literature with his unique and powerful creations. One of his most famous novels is "Crime and Punishment." It is said to be the first psychological novel.
Literature Help: The Wind In the Willows
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 219 · A Quick Guide, Book 53. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Wind In the Willows” is undoubtedly a very popular book. Actually, it is two separate books put into one. On one hand there are the chapters which describe the adventures of Toad and on the other hand there are those chapters which explore human emotions such as fear, nostalgia, awe, wanderlust.
Literature Help: Lolita
By Students' Academy
Series: Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 218 · A Quick Guide, Book 52. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Professor Humbert Humbert, about 38 years old, is the protagonist and unreliable narrator of the novel. He is obsessed with the 12 year old Dolores Haze. The professor becomes sexually involved with that girl after he becomes her stepfather. The private name of Dolores is “Lolita.”
L'oro di Cleopatra
By Raffaele Crispino
Series: Venus & Mars, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,710. Language: Italian. Published: March 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
William Stalling, un ricco uomo d'affari inglese, viene trovato ucciso nella sua villa. Perché Stalling nel suo testamento ha fatto una donazione in denaro alla sua assassina? Perché William Stalling ha lasciato al notaio una busta con una chiave da consegnare al figlio George, scrittore di una certa fama e tra l'altro autore un romanzo su Cleopatra?
Words of Wisdom: Ernest Hemingway
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 18. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 8,570. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Hemingway is presumably the only writer who rose to the appreciable heights through his simple and uncomplicated writing style. He never went for ostentatious display of words and sentences, and that is why he is favorite among the readers from all classes.
Moby Dick. To learn Spanish. Level Intermediate
By epikbooks
Series: To learn Spanish, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,700. Language: Spanish. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Spanish
The present novel has been adapted under Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR), to learn Spanish. Level B1 “Moby Dick” is one of the most popular novels in English in its time. Was published by Richard Bentley in Britain and by Harper & Brother in U.S. in 1851.
The Nature of a Crime
By Joseph Conrad
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,710. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Matthew Lynn. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After gambling with, and losing, money from his employer’s estate and fearing that discovery and a prison sentence is around the corner, the narrator decides to end his life rather than face up to the disgrace. His last act on earth is to write a suicide note to the woman he has always loved - explaining everything and reminiscing on their relationship.
Words of Wisdom: John Steinbeck
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 17. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
How aesthetically realistic and imaginative a writer can be is obvious in the works of John Steinbeck, one of the most famous American writers. His keen social perception and sympathetic humor distinguish him from several other contemporary writers.
Words of Wisdom: George Orwell
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 16. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In academic circles, perhaps, no other novelist has gained as much popularity as George Orwell has. His most famous novels "Nineteen Eighty-Four" and "Animal Farm" brought all the glory that a writer desires. However, his best work is his essays, and it can be said that Orwell is also one of the most accomplished non-fiction writers.
Words of Wisdom: F. Scott Fitzgerald
By Students' Academy
Series: Great Oratory, Book 15. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
One can hardly hide one's admiration for F. Scott Fitzgerald when he says, “That is part of the beauty of all literature. You discover that your longings are universal longings, that you're not lonely and isolated from anyone. You belong.” His mesmerizing lines keep readers glued to the novels he has written.
Romance of Three Kingdoms (part2) - The dawn of heroes
By john ben
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The world confused conflict has been already started, each influenceses are extending his/her own site, the heros reveal a time of Cape to arrive, and they are the hopes that rescues this chaotic.There is the wiser to deeply strive for forethought, there is also the warrior to can win myriad people, so, these freshman's strength makes an effort in this chaotic to exist......
Renfield
By brian wilson
Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 64,950. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Reading Bram Stoker's Dracula will eventually lead the reader to the fascinating and tragic character of Renfield. Stoker presents an interesting character but he doesn't explain how Renfield became the incarcerated, bug eating, rodent eating servant of Dracula. This book Renfield fully explains how Renfield became this person through vibrant character description and a strong plot.
Quick Guide: Regeneration
By College Guide World
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Pat Barker, the author, has quite skillfully presented the issues through highly emphatic characters in the novel. The story revolves around a few significant characters, particularly, Dr. Rivers, a psychiatrist who attends the soldiers who have suffered several kinds of mental problems during the war.
Romance of Three Kingdoms (part1) - The devil appeared Era
By john ben
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
In the distant Chinese, prosperous Dynasty gradually decline, the people rose up against the various forces, have the response, which has the sincerity to people hero, but also for their own benefit of the devil, the world has become more confused......
Journey to the West (part1) - The birth of a Super Hero
By john ben
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
In ancient times Chinese, a China superhero in a place called Huaguo Mountain birth, miracles began, he does not obey the law of nature, trying to change the world, so with the power of one person to rule the world......
William Shakespeare’s "Julius Caesar": A Retelling in Prose
By David Bruce
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 30,180. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Julius Caesar." For hundreds of years, the Romans had a republic rather than a kingdom. Many influential Romans, however, were afraid that Julius Caesar wanted to be King of the Romans, and they were determined to stop him. Shakespeare’s play tells what happened to Caesar and to those people who conspired against him.
Cinco Minutos En El Abismo
By Alex Báez Portalatín
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: Spanish. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
La historia comienza con el momento en que el personaje principal fallece y es así como inicia su estadía en el abismo. La cual para el personaje central fue muy extendida, pero para el resto de las personas en el mundo, solo pasaron algunos minutos.