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Standing Strong by Teresa Giudice | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2017 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
My Absolute Darling by Gabriel Tallent | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2017 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
Summary of Judgement Detox by Gabrielle Bernstein | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2018 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
Summary of The Diabetes Code: Prevent and Reverse Type 2 Diabetes Naturally by Dr. Jason Fung | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2018 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
The General Prologue to The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer: Text and Critical Introduction
Series: Text and Critical Introduction, Book 1. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Medieval, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The book is virtually unique in providing: the full text in Middle English, an interlinear translation, introductory chapters on the pilgrims and the narrator, guided study questions on each section of the text, a detailed analysis of the frame story and each portrait, a full bibliography and a guide to further reading.
The Once and Future Queen: Guinevere in Arthurian Legend
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,810. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Feminist, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Guinevere’s journey from literary sinner to feminist icon took over one thousand years…and it’s not over yet. By examining popular works of more than 20 authors over the last one thousand years, The Once and Future Queen shows how Guinevere reflects attitudes toward women during the time in which her story was written, changing to suit the expectations of her audience.
Summary of Small Great Things, A Novel by Jodi Picoult
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2018 by gatsby24. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
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Summary of Nudge by Richard H. Thaler | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2018 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
Summary of Less: A Novel by Andrew Sean Greer | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2018 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
In the Midst of Winter by Isabel Allende | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
Summary of Make Your Bed by William H. McRaven | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
Summary of Rediscovering Americanism: And the Tyranny of Progressivism by Mark R. Levin | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
Summary of Beartown by Fredrik Backman | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
EVERY GOOD BOOK CONTAINS A WORLD FAR DEEPER than the surface of its pages. The characters and their world come alive, and the characters and its world still live on. Conversation Starters is peppered with questions designed to bring us beneath the surface of the page and invite us into the world that lives on.
Summary of I Am Malala: by Malala Yousafzai and Christina Lamb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
I Am Malala is the autobiography of Malala Yousafzai, a Pakistani activist for education and women’s rights. The book starts with a description of the attack on her life, then goes right back to her birth. Malala’s story is equally that of her father’s who encouraged her and loved her in a patriarchal community where girls do not have much value. Her father encouraged her to study and speak up...
Summary of Being Mortal: by Atul Gawande | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Being Mortal, Atul Gawande's latest medical book, tackles the difficult task of talking about topics of mortality and death. Gawande presents readers with his own experiences observing people in end-of-life care. He shows readers what end-of-life care is like in nursing homes, hospitals, assisted living homes, and hospice. He shows readers the downfall of a medical system that is solely focused...
Summary of The Paris Architect: A Novel By Charles Belfoure | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,880. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
The Paris Architect, Charles Belfoure's first fiction work, tells the story of an architect in Paris in 1942 during the Nazi occupations of France. Lucien Bernard is a non-Jew working as a craftsman in a time when work is hard to come by. He is approached by Auguste Manet, who wants to hide a Jewish man, Mendel Janusky, in a secret room hidden inside his house. Lucien is unsure if he should...
Summary of As Time Goes By: A Novel by Mary Higgins Clark | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Betsy Grant is on trial for the murder of her husband, Ted Grant. She is emphatic that she did not commit the crime, but all the evidence is against her. The journalist covering the case, Delaney Wright, strongly believes in her innocence and sets out to investigate the case. She discusses the matter with her friends, Alvirah and Willy, and also tells them about her own background...
Summary of Trail of Broken Wings by Sejal Badani | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Trail of Broken Wings is the debut novel of Sejal Badani, an American of Indian origin. The novel deals with child abuse and how it affects everyone in the family. Brent, the main character, moves from India to the U.S. to give a better life to his family. However, even as he propels his daughters, Marin, Trisha, and Sonya, on to excellence in their studies and career choices, he abuses them...
Conversation on My Brilliant Friend: A Novel by Elena Ferrante | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Elena Greco and Lila Cerullo live in the same neighborhood and go to the same school, but their paths in life quickly diverge after middle school when Lila drops out. However, they manage to hang on to their friendship. My Brilliant Friend, a book about friendship and the bonds of childhood that can persist despite the many problems that life throws your way, explores female bonding in a...
Summary of The Swans of Fifth Avenue by Melanie Benjamin | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Cb. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
The Swans of Fifth Avenue, the latest historical fiction book written by Melanie Benjamin, reveals the glamorous lives of “the swans” who lived in the affluent Fifth Avenue neighborhood in New York City during the 1950s. Babe Paley, one of the most well-known swans of the era, struck up a friendship with famous author Truman Capote. Their bond grew stronger, and the two were often seen together...