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Ready Reference Treatise: A Hero of Our Time
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The novel has three major narrators. The first narrator is an unnamed young officer in the Russian army. He happens to be travelling through the Caucasus Mountains. During his journey he documents his travel detains to be published later.
Ready Reference Treatise: Educating Rita
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,630. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
It is regarded as Willy Russell’s one of the most regarded works. It is also considered to be one of the most popular works for the drama theatre in the late 20th century.
Ready Reference Treatise: Equus
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,560. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Once, a seventeen years old boy had blinded six horses in a small town near Suffolk. When Peter Shaffer heard about this crime, he got inspired to write the present play.
Ready Reference Treatise: Left to Tell
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
The Rwandan Genocide had taken place in 1994. The book was published 12 years after that tragedy. The genocide was so horrible that it claimed about one million lives in only one hundred days.
Ready Reference Treatise: Cyrano de Bergerac
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
It is a verse drama written in rhyming couplets. Each line has twelve syllables. The verse form is very similar to the Alexandrine formant, but the lines often have a lack of caesura.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Hiding Place
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
While John and Elizabeth Sherrill were busy doing their research for the book “God’s Smuggler,” they got the idea of a book on Corrie ten Boom’s life.
Ready Reference Treatise: The King Must Die
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The author has created a plausible story based on archaeological and anthropological premises. The author believes that it may have developed into the myth.
Ready Reference Treatise: Iola Leroy
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
The book also deals with several serious issues of education for women, miscegenation, abolition, passing, temperance, and social responsibility.
Ready Reference Treatise: Interpreter of Maladies
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
“Interpreter of Maladies” by Indian American author Jhumpa Lahiri was first published in 1999. It is a collection of nine short stories. The book proved to be highly successful and it received numerous favorable reviews.
Ready Reference Treatise: Homecoming
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The characters of the Tillerman children in “Homecoming” are inspired from the author’s childhood experiences. She had been almost deprived of the privation. She molds most of the characters in this novel on the basis of her experiences during her childhood.
Ready Reference Treatise: House Made of Dawn
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
The author has used several oral tales and his personal imagination in this novel to very emphatically pass on the stories his Kiowa fathers had told him when he was a child.
Ready Reference Treatise: Hiroshima
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » History » War
“Hiroshima” by John Hersey was originally published in The New Yorker. The book was originally going to be published over four issues.
Ready Reference Treatise: Hard Times
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
The book presents a highly descriptive portrayal of English society and the social and economic hardships which the people had to face.
Literature Help: Herland
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
The novel depicts a society that is completely isolated, composed of entirely of women. The women in that society reproduce through asexual reproduction, parthenogenesis.
Literature Help: Having Our Say
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
The writer sisters were the daughters of a former slave. Their father was the first African American elected Bishop in the Episcopal Church in the United States of America.
Literature Companion: Go Down, Moses
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
Isaac McCaslin is the most significant character and the unifying force in the book. Generally called ‘Uncle Ike” he is uncle to half a country, but he is father to no one. He will live to be an old man.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Vicar of Wakefield
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Literature » Urban
The novelist was said to be going through a period of personal duress while writing the novel. He was under immense amount of emotional strain because of his financial condition.
Literature Help: The Jungle
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,920. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
Sinclair exposed several health violations and unsanitary practices in the meat packaging industry in the United States in the early 20th century. This exposure was taken very seriously by the readers. To write about this topic, Sinclair had done a lot of investigation for a socialist newspaper.
Literature Help: Yonnondio: From the Thirties
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Historical » USA
The novel revolves around the struggles faced by the Holbrook family during the 1920s. The story is basically about the life of the working-class family. It also deals with the themes such as socioeconomic order, motherhood, and the pre-depression era.
Life After Life - Behind the Story (Backstage Pass to Novels)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
If you're a fan of Life After Life by Kate Atkinson and have a stomach that yearns for more, "Behind the Story" will be a most delightful surprise. Enjoy this basket full of treats made for readers like you! In this series, you will gain insight into the journey that Clara and Mr. Tiffany has been on for an unforgettable experience of the book you'll love.