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Chinese Novel Book Review: 小说《花落花开》读者网友书评集
Price: Free! Words: 9,350. Language: Chinese. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / Chinese
这本书收集了国内读者及海外网友对二十万字长篇小说《花落花开》原名《花浓爱更浓》的评论、建议和跟贴。
Under the Oklahoma Sky
Price: Free! Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
SHORT STORY: Jess Stillwell is a reporter for the Lawton, Oklahoma newspaper. When she does an article on cowboy movie star, Tripp Clearwater, little does she expect her personal interview to result in a one night stand. After finding herself alone the next morning, Jess figures that’s the last she would see of him. Of course,as fate and love would have it, life turned out somewhat different.
James Joyce Reincarnated: The WordGuru, Glen Kealey
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
(5.00 from 1 review)
In Canada there lives a most interesting man whose creativity, radical use of language, strange themes and wide range of thought are comparable only to James Joyce in his late period. But what is the difference and the value of Joyce having been a playful, literary author rather than a serious, deadpan guru? This study investigates.
Bad Romance (Seven Deadly Sins): Walkthrough
Price: Free! Words: 7,060. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Educational, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
The Bad Romance Anthology is a pop culture inspired short story collection, which links star-crossed lovers to each of the seven deadly sins. In this promotional eBook, Jess C Scott talks about the themes and inspirations behind her (unintentionally satirical) project. GENRE: Education (Reference / Commentary) * * * LENGTH: 5,400 Words * * * By author/artist/non-conformist, Jess C Scott
Yesterday, I died (The Devil's Forge)
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
(3.67 from 9 reviews)
Bradley Snowden wakes up almost 100 years after he died to find that he is not the man he was.
When Gods Fail
Series: When Gods Fail, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012 by Eiso Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Exploring a cave, Tom finds himself trapped when a series of earthquakes seal the cave entrance. Weeks later, he pulls himself out. He can't believe his eyes: there's nothing but ashes for miles. He sets out to find help, or maybe a phone to call his wife. When he finds people, he learns a terrible truth: the world as he knows it is over...
Soliloquies: the lady doth indeed protest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011 by Magenta. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Lady MacBeth kill herself? Please. And Portia—you don’t think someone that intelligent would be pissed to be bait and trophy? "Soliloquies: the lady doth indeed protest" is a collection of soliloquies by Ophelia, Lady MacBeth, Regan, Portia, Desdemona, Kate, Isabella, Juliet, Marina, and Miranda—protesting the role given to them by Shakespeare.
D.H. Lawrence: An Unprofessional Study
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,160. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Essay » Literature
Anais Nin's first book, published in 1932 by Edward Titus in Paris, was a critical examination of the work of controversial British author D. H. Lawrence. Of all the books written about Lawrence, his widow Frieda said this one "was the best." Nin was inspired to do the book after Lawrence had been villified by puritanical critics.
Eldapa's Halloween Tale: The iHearts Sleepy Hollow Terror
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Two of the ihearts, a loving and workaholic couple who are trying to escape for a Halloween getaway, get targeted in an all too real Sleepy Hollow terror, pursued by their very own headless horseman.
O Serão dos Miseráveis
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » European poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
(5.00 from 14 reviews)
Uma reunião secreta está a ocorrer, pobres miseráveis contam as agruras de suas vidas. Reflexão poética sobre os sentimentos menos nobres da humanidade, esta obra relata a história de dez miseráveis. Conheçam o Quasidivino Alucinado, o Patético Enlutado e a Pintora Insatisfeita, entre outros.
SEXED CELLULOID: QUEERING THE HETEROSEXUAL MALAYALAM CINEMA
Price: $25.56 USD. Words: 13,280. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by Unicorn & Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Essays
Cinema is one structure among others that constructs sexuality. It may construct or destruct the structured ‘normative patterns’ of the socio-cultural understanding. The structured ‘normative patterns’ of the social set up direct an individual towards the designed norms of morality and vulgarity in order to cop him or her with the usual flow of collective consciousness. ...
Romualdo Angelo - Female Theatrical Monologue
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Plays » Women Authors, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
(5.00 from 1 review)
The demonstrations of love and its lasting effects, sometimes lasting more than love itself. The nothing unusual story of a woman that loved more than was loved, believed more than the truths she heard, and who desired beyond the desire they had for her. With humor and rancor, a text about the resentment as a form of self-love.
El New Yorker en el canon del siglo XX
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Un breve recorrido por la influencia de la revista New Yorker en la literatura de Estados Unidos en el siglo XX: su estilo, sus hitos, sus mitos, que la convirtieron en la revista literaria de referencia y prestigio mundial.
The Knight and the Princess
Price: Free! Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
One uninterrupted gaze into the reflecting pool reveals everything there is to know about oneself. For a young knight who dreams of becoming king, and the princess who is determined to marry him, the fate of the realm unfolds before them… and nothing is what they expect.
Layoff Skullduggery: The Official Humor Guide
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 790. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Careers, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
A humor book dedicated to the devoted, hard-working souls out there constantly subjected to this horrible economy and the stress, indignities, abuse, and family pressures that have accompanied it. Layoffs are rampant. But here are some basic goofball tactics that will confound your supervisory opponents and have them frantically combing through company policy manuals to find a rational response.
Di armadilli e charango...
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 27,900. Language: Italian. Published: July 25, 2012 by Gabriele Capelli Editore. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Il charango è uno strumento sudamericano. Questo ci porterebbe facilmente a pensare che questi racconti siano in qualche modo legati ai paesi latinoamericani. Ma saremmo in errore. Perlomeno in parte. I racconti sono ambientati in diverse parti del mondo: dal Ticino al sudamerica, dall’africa ai balcani, ecc. Sono storie vere, crude, storie che fanno riflettere.
Bangkok A Go Go
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,800. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
The novel starts in a Bangkok bar but soon the reader is transported to the key times and places of Thailand's turbulent political history and to the jungle camps of Thai communist guerrillas and Cambodian rebels. Set in the 1970s and '80s, Bangkok A-go-Go presents a unique vision of the political struggles that shaped Thailand's recent history.
The Gentleman and the Rake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,740. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by Peaks Island Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
An unconventional look at two landmark works of English literature. First, a lighthearted take on the critical events in Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice" from the perspective of Fitzwilliam Darcy. Then Mr. B, the redeemed rake of Samuel Richardson's scandalous "Pamela," is summoned to court to tell his version of the story. A lively romp through the roots of the modern romance novel!
Ageing Disgracefully
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,760. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Ageing Disgracefully is a delightful collection of short stories that takes a humorous and life-affirming look at lives of people who, though considerably advanced in years, are still behaving very, very naughtily. With a keen eye for human foibles and a wicked sense of humor, Colin Cotterill has collected and illustrated—with words and drawings—the colorful lives of disreputable elders found...
Ready Reference Treatise: The God of Small Things
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 20 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 41. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.