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TARDIS Eruditorum—An Unauthorized Critical History of Doctor Who Volume 7: Sylvester McCoy
Series: TARDIS Eruditorum. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 196,630. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts » Television / history & criticism, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
The seventh volume of essays from the acclaimed blog TARDIS Eruditorum traces the evolving critical history of the hit television show Doctor Who. This volume covers the last three seasons of the original television show, starring Sylvester McCoy, and the Virgin New Adventures line of novels.
Summary of Measure What Matters by John Doerr
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2018 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
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The History of Science Fiction and Fantasy And Summaries of Great Books to Read
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 50,100. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2020. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
Whether you are new to Science Fiction or have been reading this genre for years, I hope you will have as much fun reading this book as I had writing it. In this history I’ve tried to include the best known authors and their most famous and interesting works. Many of these stories are groundbreaking. Some launched new sub genres, and some talked about technology which is now real or being develo
The Science Fiction Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,540. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2020 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
Imagination and Social Criticism 3rd Edition A spectacular analysis of science fiction by the masters of the genre! Based on a 1957 lecture series at the University of Chicago.
Summary of The Girl Who Wrote In Silk by Kelli Estes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2018 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / Asian American
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Summary of The Diabetes Code by Dr. Jason Fung
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,430. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2018 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / diabetes
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El ingenioso hidalgo don Quijote de la Mancha: resumen en español moderno
Series: Síntesis. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 45,660. Language: Spanish. Published: March 28, 2021 by Editorial Cazam Ah. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy » Readers, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Publicado en 1605, durante el Siglo de Oro (como llaman al Renacimiento español), «El ingenioso hidalgo don Quijote de la Mancha» rompió el esquema del relato árabe representado en «Las mil y una noches» donde una historia principal solo servía como hilo narrador para introducir otros cuentos; este es el esquema de otras obras renacentistas, como «El Decamerón» de Bocaccio.
Hidden Threads in Sherlock Holmes, Volume 1
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,670. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2022. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Mystery & Detective
Hidden Threads in Sherlock Holmes is a fresh approach to the Sherlock Holmes mysteries.
A Complicated Jew: Selected Essays
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,520. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2021 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Jewish, Essay » Literature
Elegant and learned, personal and universal, literary, philosophical, and historical—Hillel Halkin’s finely wrought essays on themes of Jewish culture and life are an education in themselves.
The Classics Slacker Reads Moby Dick
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 22,950. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Humor
You probably know the basic plot of "Moby Dick". Deranged ship’s captain seeks revenge on a white whale that ate his leg. Sounds like a great story, right? But you’ve also heard that it’s crazy long and boring? Not to worry. You’ll enjoy "The Classics Slacker Reads Moby Dick" so much, you might even want to read the whole book yourself. But probably not.
John Barth: An Introduction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,540. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
Acclaimed thriller writer David Morrell wrote his PhD dissertation about master author, John Barth. In it, Morrell examines Barth’s early fiction, using interviews with Barth, his agent, and his editors as well as unpublished essays and letters. The result is what Morrell calls “the story behind the stories” as well as an indication of Barth’s influence on Morrell’s own work.
The Issue at Hand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,610. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
For many years, hiding under a cloak of anonymity, the most penetrating critic of the field of magazine science fiction was known as "William Atheling, Jr." It soon became a challenge to guess his real identity. And that was no easy game, for Atheling's dissection did not spare even his other ego, the noted science-fiction writer James Blish.
More Issues at Hand
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,710. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2016 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
James Blish, in his incarnation as "William Atheling, Jr.," has written more than his share of the most incisive criticism of contemporary science fiction. In 1964 Advent brought out The Issue at Hand, a collection of Atheling's critical essays on stories in the science-fiction magazines.
Madame Bovary de Gustave Flaubert: resumen en español moderno
Series: Síntesis. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: Spanish. Published: March 26, 2021 by Editorial Cazam Ah. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Literacy » Readers, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / French
Esta novela es uno de los mejores ejemplos del realismo francés. Resumida en español moderno y fácil de comprender, esta adaptación presenta, capítulo por capítulo, la misma trama del original: Emma busca liberarse del tedio matrimonial en brazos de otros hombres y rompe así con muchos de los estereotipos de género de su época.
Cuento sobre cuento
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
El cuento es quizá uno de los géneros literarios con mayor aceptación por el público en general por la brevedad y contundencia en las historias. No es fortuito que grandes plumas lo hayan cultivado. Cuento sobre cuento lleva al lector a un recorrido en torno a este género, con cuentos de gran manufactura y calidad literaria que lo remitirán a lo esencial de la prosa breve.
The Last War in Albion Volume 1: The Early Work of Alan Moore and Grant Morrison
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 233,540. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Comics & Graphic Novels
Volume One of an expansive history of the magical war between Alan Moore and Grant Morrison.
Mary Shelley Biography: The Birth of Frankenstein, Rumors and More
Series: Biography Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
Mary Shelley crafted the legendary story of Frankenstein as a ghost story at first. However, the main theme of Frankenstein was seeded long before that. She had this strong drive and interest for supernatural and alchemy. Both of her parents were writers, so there's no accident that she was also involved in that. Mary Shelley is one of the first science-fiction writers emerging at that time...
Al borde siempre de caer. La mujer cubana a través de la poesía
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,280. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Nonfiction » Gay & Lesbian » Sociology
He aquí un libro que no se detiene en la retórica de la poesía tradicional, sino que a través de sugestivas argumentaciones devela las inquietudes más íntimas de las artistas, testimonio del ser-actuar de la mujer contemporánea. Se encamina a lo social, cómo las poéticas femeninas evalúan el imaginario impuesto por el hombre y se encargan de redefinir el eros, la belleza, la libertad...
Summary of 12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos by Jordan B. Peterson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2018 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
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Summary of Thank You for Being Late by Thomas L. Friedman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
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