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The Sign of Four by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle: A Study Guide
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 33,430. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
The Sign of Four is one of the earliest detective mystery novels. This guide will allow you to understand the development of the detective genre and details the historical background to the story. It offers chapter-by-chapter commentary and guiding questions, also a concluding analysis of the text. Includes graphic organizers on Holmes’ scientific method of solving a case.
Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,940. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by Hickey's Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Devotional, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter, by Nicole L. Rivera explores Harry’s story as a guide to life’s deepest truths. Discover wisdom about friendship, courage, loyalty, and love.
Understanding Hamlet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,150. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Essay » Literature
Understanding Hamlet is intended for readers wishing to deepen their comprehension and appreciation of what is arguably Shakespeare’s greatest play. This book is ideal for students, teachers and theatregoers; it contains commentary, essays, and scene-by-scene summaries of Hamlet, as well as observations and interpretations where necessary.
The Stranger by Albert Camus: A Critical Introduction (Revised Edition)
Series: Crtical Introduction. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Fiction » Literary collections » European / French
The Second Edition of this popular critical study has been significantly expanded and completely revised, making it the most thorough single-volume study of Camus’ classic novel. A Critical Introduction places Camus’ ideas in context. It contains a detailed introduction to Camus' early essays and works. Guiding questions and detailed analysis of each chapter of the text are included.
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad: Text and Critical Introduction
Series: Text and Critical Introduction. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Everything you need in one book! This is the perfect edition for the student or general reader providing, in a single volume, a comprehensive analysis of "Heart of Darkness". The book includes the full text, guiding questions, detailed notes, chapters on the biographical, historical, philosophical and literary background, a detailed commentary and an analysis of critical reaction to the text.
The Longest Journey Classroom Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 98,190. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This classroom edition contains questions for discussion after each of the thirty-five chapters and also for the entire novel. Professors may choose to order the classroom edition for the entire class or order the novel-only edition for the class and the classroom edition for themselves.
Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter & The Deathly Hallows
Series: Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,810. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014 by Hickey's Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Meditations / General, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Finding Unauthorized Faith in Harry Potter, by Nicole L. Rivera addresses each of the seven books of Harry’s story as guides to exploring life’s deepest truths. Discover wisdom about friendship, courage, loyalty, and love from the Boy-Who-Lived and his magical friends.
The Shakespearean Ethic (Vyvyan's Shakespearean Trilogy)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,900. Language: British English. Published: November 24, 2014 by M-y Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
'...the most original book about Shakespeare I have ever read' Christopher Booker Originally published by Chatto & Windus in 1959, this book has long been out of print and largely neglected by Shakespearean scholars. It offers a viewpoint seldom considered: an unusual and exceptionally clear insight into Shakespeare's philosophy. It does so with freshness, modesty and conviction.
Who's Who in Thomas Hardy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,750. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This guide presents for the first time this century a catalogue listing the characters in the fiction of Thomas Hardy. In minutes, the reader can find a summary of who does what and in which work - useful for students, scholars, and lovers of Hardy everywhere.
A Tale Of Two Cities: A Reader's Companion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 221,590. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
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
Series: Text and Critical Introduction, Book 2. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 57,220. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Nonfiction » Education and 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.
Teaching English LIterature
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by Justice Gray. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / arts & humanities
Use this book as a lesson planner, whether you are teaching in an institution or a home school. There are 12 lessons, containing study guides, discussion questions and more. Learn more about the development of English literature from the nation's founding to the Nineteenth Century.
Homer's "Iliad": A Discussion Guide
Price: Free! Words: 178,610. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 148,260. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 27,580. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: 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
Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - 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"
Price: Free! Words: 27,540. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 43,850. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Categories: 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
Price: Free! Words: 35,070. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: 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.