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The Book Thief: A Reader's Guide to the Markus Zusak Novel
By Robert Crayola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
With this new guide, you will have an even greater understanding of Markus Zusak's The Book Thief. Included: a biography of author Markus Zusak, 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 Book Thief, concise, easy to read, and guaranteed to add to your enjoyment of this classic story
A Reader's Guide to The Perks of Being a Wallflower
By Robert Crayola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
A concise new guide to Stephen Chbosky's "The Perks of Being a Wallflower." Included are a biography of Chbosky, a detailed book summary and commentary, a look at all the literary elements of the text, and a guide to essay topics and critical questions. Whether you need to review the book or just want to gain deeper understanding, this new guide will add to your overall enjoyment and experience.
Fahrenheit 451: A Reader's Guide to the Ray Bradbury Novel
By Robert Crayola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
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.
Ender's Game: A Reader's Guide to the Orson Scott Card Novel
By Robert Crayola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,340. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
This new guide enhances your understanding of Ender's Game, challenging you to think about the book in new ways, and opening up new avenues of exploration. Included are a biography of author Orson Scott Card, a character guide, an examination of the book's historical context, detailed chapter summaries, and analysis of critical questions and themes in the story.
From Auden to Yeats: Critical Analysis of 30 Selected Poems for Literature Students
By Geetanjali Mukherjee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,480. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
A ready reference for students of English literature looking for help navigating the poetry of some of the late nineteenth and twentieth century’s greatest poets. The book contains in-depth critical analyses of poems from the work of W.H. Auden, Ted Hughes, John Keats, Philip Larkin and W.B. Yeats, as well as brief biographies on each poet, which help to put their poetry in context.
Literature Help: "For Whom the Bell Tolls"
By Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 32 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 173. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story is set in the war zone. Jordan, the central character, is on an assignment to blow a bridge, working with the guerrilla fighters. During the course of events, he comes across Maria, a guerrilla fighter, whose parents had been killed by the Fascist soldiers and she had been raped by a group of soldiers.
Anthem by Ayn Rand: A Reader's Guide
By Robert Crayola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
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.
Winter Poems Translated by Christjohn Flores Abecia
By rosalinda flores martinez
Price: Free! Words: 270. Language: Japanese. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry
Winter Poems by rosalinda flores martinez Translated in Japanese by christjohn flores abecia
As I Lay Dying: A Reader's Guide to the William Faulkner Novel
By Robert Crayola
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes
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.
Homer's "Iliad": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 178,610. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about Homer, background information, and the "Iliad." This book goes through the Iliad book by book.
Homer's "Odyssey": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 148,260. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the epic poem. Teachers can have students read books from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bird by Bird
By Raja Sharma
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 101 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 126. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Bird by Bird” by Anne Lamott was first published in 1994. It is considered her best-known work. The book is inspired by the author’s own personal relationships.
Virgil’s "Aeneid": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 102,000. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about the "Aeneid." This book goes through the "Aeneid" book by book. Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the epic poem. Teachers can have students read chapters from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 4: Power of the Pen - Iconoclasts to the Rescue
By Donald Gutierrez
Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Literature
Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.4 focuses on a humanistic and poetic perspective against the preceding darkness that Feeling the Unthinkable explores. "Surely there is no more astute and sensitive observer of our political culture than Don Gutierrez."
Virgil, “The Fall of Troy”: A Discussion Guide for Book 2 of Virgil’s "Aeneid"
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This is a short discussion guide for Book 2 of Virgil’s "Aeneid," which is the fullest surviving ancient account of the Fall of Troy, one of the most important myths in the Western world. This book uses a question-and-answer format. It poses, then answers, relevant questions about Book 2 of Virgil’s "Aeneid."
Nicholas Sparks' "A Walk to Remember": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Nicholas Sparks has written many best-selling novels, and I say more power to him. Obviously, he has his finger on the pulse of much of the book-reading public, and this may mean that this book may be successfully used in a class filled with students who are normally non-readers.
William Shakespeare’s "1 Henry IV": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 42,540. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the play. Teachers can have students read a section of the play, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide. Teachers can also use the discussion questions as the topics for short reaction memos.
William Shakespeare's "A Midsummer Night's Dream": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 33,390. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the comedy. Teachers can have students read a section of the play, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide.
William Shakespeare's "Macbeth": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 39,220. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the tragedy. Teachers can have students read a section of the play, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide.
William Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 41,140. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This book uses a question-and-answer format. This book goes through the play scene by scene. Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the tragedy. Teachers can have students read a section of the play, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this study guide.