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A Tale Of Two Cities: A Reader's Companion
By Susanne Alleyn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 221,590. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by Spyderwort Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
You’re reading A TALE OF TWO CITIES for the first time—or the fifth time. But what are gaols, bumpers, farmer-generals, and tocsins? Did those starving French mean baguettes when they wanted bread? Alleyn's "Reader’s Companion" has over 780 notes about things, people, places, and events mentioned in the text, plus bonus material, to enhance a classic historical novel published 150 years ago.
The Wife of Bath’s Prologue and Tale by Geoffrey Chaucer: Text & Critical Introduction
By Ray Moore
Series: Crtical Introduction, Book 5. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 56,860. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
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.
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.
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.
Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 78,250. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this book.
Mark Twain's "Adventures of Huckleberry Finn": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 75,920. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This discussion guide will give teachers discussion questions to use in class as well as topics for student papers, both long and short.
Mark Twain's "The Prince and the Pauper": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 57,570. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this book.
Mark Twain's "Adventures of Tom Sawyer": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this book useful as a discussion guide for the novel. Teachers can have students read chapters from the novel, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this book.
Dante's "Paradise": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this discussion guide useful. Teachers can have students read cantos from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Dante's "Purgatory": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Teachers may find this discussion guide useful. Teachers can have students read cantos from the epic poem, then teachers can ask students selected questions from this discussion guide.
Dante's "Inferno": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
The purpose of this book is educational. I have read, studied, and taught Dante’s "Divine Comedy," and I wish to pass on what I have learned to other people who are interested in studying Dante’s "Divine Comedy."
Lloyd Alexander's "The Castle of Llyr": A Discussion Guide
By David Bruce
Price: Free! Words: 56,110. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This is a discussion for Lloyd Alexander’s "The Castle of Llyr." The purpose of this book is educational. I enjoy reading Lloyd Alexander’s "The Castle of Llyr," and I believe that it is an excellent book for children (and for adults such as myself) to read.
Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen: A Critical Introduction
By Ray Moore
Series: Crtical Introduction, Book 3. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 81,030. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
A critical introduction to "Pride and Prejudice" by Jane Austen is suitable for students from high school up to university level as well as for the general reader. The book places the novel in the context of Austen's other works, analyzes the narrative voices, the manners of the times, marriage, and the importance of locations.
The General Prologue by Geoffrey Chaucer: A Critical Introduction
By Ray Moore
Series: Crtical Introduction, Book 2. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 79,840. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
The book is virtually unique in providing, in a single volume, a comprehensive analysis of The General Prologue. It places the work in the context of the social change in late fourteenth century England and analyzes each pilgrim’s description in socio-historical terms. The poem is supported by the author’s own modernization of the text to enable the reader to understand Chaucer’s Middle English.
The Stranger by Albert Camus: A Critical Introduction
By Ray Moore
Series: Crtical Introduction, Book 1. Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 67,050. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
An in-depth analysis of this great novel for the student and the general reader. The book offers a clear and consistent interpretation of The Stranger.
The Smart Student's Guide to Really Hard Classic Essays
By Martin Asiner
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 217,150. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Thirty three widely anthologized classic British and American essayists (Poe, Milton, Donne, etc)and selected essays are summarized and analyzed.