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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: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / Chinese, 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。
James Joyce Reincarnated: The WordGuru, Glen Kealey
Price: Free! Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
(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 » Educational, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Reference
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: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
(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: $10.00 USD. Words: 24,130. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012 by Eiso Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, 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: 8,950. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011 by Magenta. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Shakespeare
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.
O Serão dos Miseráveis
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 1,280. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » European poetry, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
(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.
D.H. Lawrence: An Unprofessional Study
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, 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.
El New Yorker en el canon del siglo XX
Price: Free! Words: 4,680. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
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.
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: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Gay & Lesbian, 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. ...
The Knight and the Princess
Price: Free! Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
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.
Eldapa's Halloween Tale: The iHearts Sleepy Hollow Terror
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
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.
Analysis of an Excerpt of Daniel Defoe's Robinson Crusoe
Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
This section of the book principally focuses on Robinson Crusoe mishaps (misadventures) after their boat got shipwrecked. He is the only survivor of the sailors’ crew. Crusoe then endeavours to get away from the “anger” of the sea and is constrained to learn how to subsist relying upon himself.
Rejected Essays and Buried Thoughts
Price: Free! Words: 95,890. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Most writers have pieces that went wrong somewhere in the process and never saw the light of day, or material that disappeared. This is my collection, some rejects, some conference papers that never got written up due to time constraints or lack of a suitable venue, and several that were published before online publication.
Mysterious Irrationality'': English Literature and Islam
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
The ‘Azan’, the call to prayer, invites worshippers in London to the mosque at Brick Lane and Regent’s Park, at Finsbury Park and Willesden, at Walthamstow Central and Cricklewood, and the faithful troop in for the evening prayers, cowering from the fog, rain and mist. Once inside, they settle into a calming and benign
Introduction to AWPHUL Poetry
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: American English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
Awful doesn't begin to describe Awphul poetry. Awful implies something jaw dropping; Awphul simply means Articulation With the PHonetic Use of Language. That means it uses things like rhyme and meter (gasp) but isn't necessarily traditional. This ebook features four Awphul poems that didn't go over well with other poets as well as a bonus short story as an incentive to suffer through the poetry.
Bangkok A Go Go
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,800. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / General
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.
Glass Eyes: A Short Story about a Family's Struggle
Price: Free! Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
Five-year-old Kate struggles to understand what is happening to her world as she witnesses her father's deepening depression. In the midst of her family’s turmoil, Kate finds solace in her grandfather’s upstairs apartment, though she is troubled by the stuffed fox in his bedroom. As Kate tries to adapt to the changes in her life, the fox becomes a symbol of what she fears.
The Gentleman and the Rake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,780. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012 by Peaks Island Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Gothic & Romance
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!
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, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
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.