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Writing Genre Flash Fiction the Minimalist Way
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 25,980. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011 by Rob Preece. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Is it really possible to write a complete story, with characters, dialogue and plot, in only 1000 words or less? Author and educator Michael A. Kechula says it's not only possible, he shows us how. With exercises in starting your story, in naming characters, in cutting words, and eliminating 'bookisms' Kechula passes his hard-earned wisdom to aspiring flash fiction writers.
The Catcher in the Rye: A Reader's Guide to the J.D. Salinger Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This new guide to The Catcher in the Rye will give you an even greater understanding of the book. Included in this guide: a biography of author J.D. Salinger, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, detailed chapter summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays. This is the definitive guide to The Catcher in the Rye, and guaranteed to add to your enjoyment of this classic story
Nine Stories: A Reader's Guide to the J.D. Salinger Story Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
With this new guide to J.D. Salinger's Nine Stories you will have an even greater understanding of these classic stories, avoid confusion, and unravel the mysteries Salinger included in the text. Included in this guide: a biography of author J.D. Salinger, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, detailed story summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays, all in a concise format.
Two Old Women by Velma Wallis: A Homeschool Literature Unit Study
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,380. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This literature unit study does not include the book Two Old Women by Velma Wallis. Due to copyright laws, you must purchase Two Old Women separately or borrow it from your library to use in conjunction with this literature unit study. Two Old Women is a retelling of an Alaskan legend about two old women abandoned by their tribe in the heart of a brutal winter. This unit study is for grades 5-10.
The Wife of Bath’s Prologue and Tale by Geoffrey Chaucer: Text & Critical Introduction
Series: Text and Critical Introduction, Book 2. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Medieval, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book uniquely offers everything a reader needs to appreciate the text. It gives the reader a newly edited Middle English text with modernization and a commentary. Also included are chapters on the General Prologue, the Structure of the Wife's Prologue and Tale, the Teller and the Tale, and a comparison with three other tales of the Knight and the Loathly Lady.
Study Guide: The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger (Second Edition, Revised and Expanded)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,240. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- General
The second edition of this bestselling guide to The Catcher in the Rye is completely revised and expanded with 20% more material than the first edition. It includes a biography of author J.D. Salinger, a look at the book's context, its literary elements, detailed chapter summaries, analysis, and suggestions for essays.
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.
Number the Stars by Lois Lowry: A Homeschool Literature Unit Study
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Home schooling, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This homeschool literature unit study does NOT include the original book, Number the Stars by Lois Lowry. This book is a companion study guide, which includes 9 lessons, unit projects, vocabulary/spelling lists, reading quizzes, schedules, and essay questions. Number the Stars won the 1990 Newbery Award and is an ideal book for a homeschool unit study because of its historical context.
Fahrenheit 451: A Reader's Guide to the Ray Bradbury Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This new guide to Fahrenheit 451 challenges you to think about the book in new ways. Included are a biography of author Ray Bradbury, a character guide, an examination of the book's historical context, detailed chapter summaries, and analysis of critical questions and themes in the story. This is the definitive guide to Fahrenheit 451, guaranteed to add to your enjoyment.
To Kill a Mockingbird: A Reader's Guide to the Harper Lee Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Included in this new guide to To Kill a Mockingbird: a biography of author Harper Lee, a look at the book's context and literary elements, detailed chapter summaries, analysis, and an examination of critical questions and essay topics. This is the definitive guide to To Kill a Mockingbird - concise, unlocking its confusing aspects, making the book accessible and enjoyable, and easy to read.
Study Guide to Death Comes for the Archbishop by Willa Cather
Series: Study Guides. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 29,280. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Ray Moore's Study Guides provide insights into important and demanding texts. Includes: An annotated list of characters; Detailed analysis of historical & literary background, genre, settings, themes, etc.; Explanatory notes for each chapter; Chapter by chapter commentary; In-depth questions to enhance the reader's understanding literary terms defined Graphic organizer- plot
Study Guide to A Thousand Splendid Suns by Khaled Hosseini
Series: Study Guides. Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Here is everything you need to enhance your understanding of Khaled Hosseini's challenging text, A Thousand Splendid Suns. Whether you are reading the book as an individual, as a member of a reading circle or in class, this guide will help you to understand the book at a more meaningful level.
Study Guide to Esperanza Rising by Pam Muñoz Ryan
Series: Study Guides. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Ray Moore’s Study Guides provide insights into popular and important texts. Immigrant workers, racial prejudice and worker exploitation are some of the themes in this novel. Whether you are studying this much-loved novel individually or in a class, this Guide will increase your understanding and enjoyment.
Study Guide to Looking for Alaska by John Green
Series: Study Guides. Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Do you need help understanding the author's ideas? This thought-provoking guide provides introduction to the book, character list, chapter by chapter commentary, guiding questions, (prompts to allow you to develop your own ideas and thoughts about the text) graphic organizers fro notes. Material and ideas for research and discussion on attempts to ban a novel is included.
The Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe Reading Group Activity Guide
Series: Reading Group Guides. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Language Arts / General, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This “Chronicles Of Narnia: The Lion, The Witch, And The Wardrobe" activity guide by C.S. Lewis is set up so it can be used as a unit plan for the teacher, or used by students in literature circles. It is broken up into a 14 day plan, and includes chapter questions, vocabulary, writing prompts, reading comprehension questions, and projects. This would be a perfect resource for a homeschooler!
The Unvanquished: A Reader's Guide to the William Faulkner Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
William Faulkner has a reputation as a "difficult" author -- but he doesn't have to be! With this new guide, The Unvanquished can be easy to understand. Included are: a chapter-by-chapter summary and commentary on the story, a thorough description of all the characters, a biography of William Faulkner, suggestions for essay topics, and much more.
As I Lay Dying: A Reader's Guide to the William Faulkner Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
William Faulkner has a reputation as a "difficult" author -- but he doesn't have to be! With this new guide, As I Lay Dying can be easy to understand. Included are: a thorough description of all the characters, a chapter-by-chapter summary and commentary on the story, a biography of Faulkner, and much more, all in a concise and easy to understand format, making it the perfect aid for the book.
The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 49. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Ray Moore’s Study Guides aim to provide insights into important, demanding texts. This comprehensive study guide aims to support reflective reading. Includes: Introduction; List of characters, genre, themes, symbolism Each chapter has a detailed commentary, notes on historical references, and guiding questions. Discussion Literary terms Post reading topics Graphic organize
Ready Reference Treatise: Nisa
Series: Ready Reference Treatises · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Marjorie came across her future husband, Melvin Konner, at Brooklyn College. She went with him to the Dobe region of Africa, in 1969, where Melvin was doing his doctoral research.
Anthem: A Reader's Guide to the Ayn Rand Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Anthem has proven to be one of Ayn Rand's most enduring books. With this new guide, you can take your understanding of Anthem to a higher level. Included are: a biography of Ayn Rand, detailed chapter summaries and analysis, examination of the book's context and history, and much more in a concise and easy-to-read format, making this the essential guide to help you navigate Ayn Rand's Anthem.

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