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Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 2. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
The guide will help you gain new insights into this great Steinbeck novella. It combines a supportive commentary with 58-plus in-depth questions which guide the reader to a deeper understanding of the background, themes, and characters of the text. The questions are designed to stimulate thought and to open up interpretation.
Emily Dickinson Biography: The Secrets Behind Emily Dickinson’s Life, Poetry and Legacy
Series: Biography Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017 by Digital Publishing Group. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
What inspired Emily Dickinson to write so many poems and become one of the greatest American poets of all time? After her death, Dickinson gained popularity. She tried to make a change in the world through her writings, innermost feelings and inspirations. Despite all the critics, Emily Dickinson did not seek any recognition but the poetry was aimed at her individuality and perception of the world
Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 10. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Would you like to develop a deeper understanding of this classic piece of literature? This guide places the novella in its historical context and through more than 80 in-depth questions guides the reader to a deeper understanding of the themes, and characters of the text. Even if you know this text well, you will gain new insights.
Black Static #58 (May-June 2017)
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine, 58. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,110. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
Black Static 58 contains new long and short fiction by Mark Morris, Helen Marshall, Joe Pitkin, Gwendolyn Kiste, and Tim Casson; an in-depth interview with Richard Chizmar; the regular columns by Lynda E. Rucker and Ralph Robert Moore; book reviews by Peter Tennant; film reviews by Gary Couzens; cover art and story illustrations by Joachim Luetke, Vince Haig, and Warwick Fraser-Coombe.
Interzone #276 (July-August 2018)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine, Issue #276. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,200. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
The July–August issue of Interzone, Britain's longest running science fiction and fantasy magazine, contains new stories by Bonnie Jo Stufflebeam, Ryan Row, Paul Crenshaw, Tim Major, Rachael Cupp, Darby Harn, and James Warner. The cover art is by Vince Haig. Features include all the regular columns, book and movie reviews, news and interviews, art, and much, much more.
Slaughterhouse-Five or The Children’s Crusade: A Duty-Dance with Death by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr.: Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 9. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
A Study Guide to help you discover valuable insights into the absurdist classic Slaughterhouse-Five which is not a simple read. It will help you develop your understanding of the issues and themes raised by Vonnegut in this powerful book.
Study Questions & Answers: Of Mice and Men
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,960. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2017 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
The questions asked in a language class and a literature class are quite different.
Lord of the Flies by William Golding: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 18. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Want to understand the characters, themes and be able to develop your own ideas about the book? 80 in-depth questions guide the reader to a deeper understanding of the novel. I Also included a vocabulary activity through using the exercise which picks out key words from the texts for definition a literary terms activity two graphics (plot and character perspectives)
Interzone #273 (November-December 2017)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine, Issue #273. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,440. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
The November–December issue of Britain's longest running science fiction and fantasy magazine contains new stories by Laura Mauro, Rachael Cupp, Dan Grace, Erica L. Satifka, R. Boyczuk, and 2017 James White Award winner Stewart Horn. Features include all the regular column, and the book and film reviews include the latest from Nick Harkaway, Philip K. Dick, Blade Runner 2049, and much, much more.
Jane Eyre by Charlotte Brontë: A Study Guide
Series: Study Guides, Book 5. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Would you like to develop a deeper understanding of the text? Use the helpful commentary and notes to guide you together with questions to direct you to what is really important as you read. The questions are designed to stimulate thought and discussion.
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight: Text and Critical Introduction
Series: Text and Critical Introduction, Book 3. Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 75,080. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Medieval, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Want to get to grips with the Middle English in the beautiful poem 'Sir Gawain and the Green Knight', understand the historical setting, the structure of the poem, and much more... The author’s aim is to meet the needs of students up to undergraduate level, their teachers, and the general reader so that one of the great works of world literature can be enjoyed.