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Literature Help: Rashomon & Other Stories
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: 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The stories could not be published during his lifetime.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.
Literature Help: Dead End In Norvelt
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: 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 Gudes: 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 Gudes: 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 Gudes: 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 Gudes: 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 Gudes: 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.
Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This essay on "Vision of a New Society in Plato and Aristotle," which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the distinct differences between an ideal society as presented by Plato and by Aristotle in their writings.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Breadwinner
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,430. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
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.
Artistic Creation and Meaning in the Heraclitean Universe
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ancient philosophy
This particular short essay on Artistic Meaning in the Heraclitean Universe, which is part of our Continuing Education Series, examines the fundamental paradox in Heraclitus on the simultaneous validity of certain opposite values as applied to artistic creativity and tries to reach an conclusion on a specific question: Are artistically created objects meaningful in the Heraclitean Universe?
A Child’s Outline of the Sovereigns of England, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom
Series: Continuing Education. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
This Child’s Outline of the Sovereigns of England, Great Britain, and the United Kingdom is included in our Continuing Education Series to provide a useful study guide for children or for anyone who may be reading British royal history for the first time. Prepared in a simple and comprehensive way, it helps young readers and/or those without familiarity of the basic lines of royal succession.
Literature Help: The History of Rasselas: Prince of Abissinia
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » 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 Gudes: 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.
Research Matters: Communicating Your Results
Price: Free! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
This guide is especially for students of science or engineering subjects, but humanities students may also find it useful. During their research it is usual to write up some results in the form of a report or a research paper for publication, or to present their results at a conference orally or in the form of a Poster presentation, culminating in a viva. This book advises on each of these topics.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Little Less Girl
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: 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 Gudes: 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 Gudes: 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 Gudes: 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 Gudes: 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.
All Women Are Created Equal. But All Russian Women Are Not. (Why a Relationship with Russian Women Means Something Greater?)
Price: $21.13 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dating, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Objective information about Russian women in the context of "Russian woman - foreign man" which reveals the specifics related to their national mentality, to their life strategies, family values and other situations typical for various social, age, territorial and other groups of Russian women.The book does not contain cliché. A lot of photos from Russian women real life.