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The Gravity's Rainbow Handbook: A Key to the Thomas Pynchon Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,610. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Thomas Pynchon has a reputation as a "difficult" author -- but he doesn't have to be! With this new guide, Gravity's Rainbow can be understood by the average reader. Included are: a chapter-by-chapter summary and commentary on the story, a thorough description of all major characters, a biography of Pynchon, suggestions for essay topics, and much more.
Ready Reference Treatise: Death and the King's Horseman
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The incident had taken place in Nigeria during the British colonial rule. There was an important native chief who was going to commit ritual suicide, but he was prevented from doing so by the colonial authorities.
Literature Companion: Purple Hibiscus
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 72 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 252. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,980. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
The novel explores the corruption and religious fundamentalism that gripped the author’s native country. The story is told from the point of view of a child. Through the lives of several characters, the author describes the wave of bloody coups and corrupt military rule that is the part of the Nigerian politics.
The Ultimate Bible Quiz and Trivia Book - Old & New Testament
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Religion & Spirituality » Christianity
Have fun testing your knowledge with our challenging questions and answers about different Biblical subjects. This book contains hundreds of Biblical Questions and Answers covering both the Old and New Testaments. Arranged in sections for easy navigation, links are provided at the end of each section to the relevant answers.
"Master Harold"...and the Boys Made Easy: Literature Guide
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 95 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 280. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 7,460. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » American / African American
The story of the play is set in South Africa. The action takes place during apartheid era in South Africa. The play presents the effect of institutionalized racism and hatred on the people who have to live during that period.
Literature Companion: One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 10,340. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » General
“One Day In the Life of Ivan Denisovich” by Aleksander Solzhenitsyn was first published in 1962. It was first published in the form of a story in the Soviet literary magazine “Novy Mir” (New World).
"The Five People You Meet In Heaven" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,250. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
“The Five People You Meet In Heaven” by Mitch Albom was first published in 2003. The story revolves around the life and death of Eddie, a maintenance man.
Study Guide for the U.S. Citizenship and Naturalization Test in English and Spanish
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Citizenship test, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Examen para la ciudadanía de los Estados Unidos. 100 preguntas y respuestas para el nuevo examen de USCIS en inglés y español Exam for citizenship of the United States. 100 questions and answers for the new USCIS exam in English and Spanish
"Maus" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 103 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 288. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Historical fiction
“Maus” can not be confined to a particular genre because it is obviously a very great mixture of history, fiction, biography, memoir, and autobiography. “Maus” is the first graphic novel that received the prestigious Pulitzer Prize in the year 1992.
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: The Watsons Go to Birmingham 1963
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The story revolves around a very loving African-American family. The family lives in the town of Flint, Michigan. The year is 1963.
Quick Guide: Roll of Thunder, Hear My Cry
Series: A Quick Guide · Quick Guides to Novels and Plays · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,990. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The novel very minutely and observantly explores the lives of the people living in southern Mississippi, during the period of Great Depression in the United States.
Literature Companion: Nervous Conditions
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 92 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 277. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Contemporary woman
Tsitsi Dangarembga is one of the few Zimbabwean writers who have found their distinct place in the world literature scenario. Having spent most of her childhood in England, Tsitsi went back to Africa and completed her higher studies there.
Summarized & Analyzed: "A Long Walk to Water"
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2018 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » African
In this book we have included introduction to the book, plot overview, about major characters, complete summary, and critical analysis.
Summarized & Analyzed: “Twelve Angry Men”
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature · Ready Reference Treatises. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Through the twelve jurors, the judge, and the way the deliberations and voting takes place in the play, the playwright is successful in telling the audience about the American justice system.
“The Whale Rider” Made Simple for Students: Summarized and Analyzed
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,210. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Before writing “The Whale Rider,” the author had written only three other novels. The author admits in the introduction to the book that he got inspiration to write the book when his two young daughters came back from their vacation.
Literature Companion: The Quiet American
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is an anti-war novel that describes the events drawn on the author’s own experiences as a war correspondent. The author was the war correspondent for ‘The Times’ and ‘Le Figaro’ in French Indochina 1951 to 1954.
"The Namesake" Summarized and Analyzed
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
As a teenager, Gogol rejects his name because he finds it strange-sounding. In his college, he begins to use his public name Nikhil that becomes his permanent name.
Literature Companion: Childhood's End
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,620. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
According to Clarke, the idea of writing this novel originated from a short story called “Guardian Angel” which was published in 1946.
The Great Gatsby: A Reader's Guide to the F. Scott Fitzgerald Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This new guide gives you an in-depth analysis of The Great Gatsby, unlocking its more confusing aspects, making the book accessible and enjoyable, and helping you uncover all the details that make up the story. Included in this guide is a biography of author F. Scott Fitzgerald, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, and detailed chapter summaries and analysis.

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