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The Marvelous Metafiction: Investigating the Literary in Lemony Snicket’s Series of Unfortunate Events
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,260. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Children’s Literature
Explore the literary twists and clever references in Lemony Snicket's Series of Unfortunate Events
Le monde magique de J.K. Rowling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,380. Language: French. Published: December 21, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Children’s Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
La première interprétation, très facile à lire, de l'ensemble des aventures autour de Harry Potter, y compris la pièce de théâtre "Harry Potter et l'enfant maudit". Sont traités: la divination, la recherche de la vie éternelle, ainsi que les caractères de Dumbledore, Severus Rogue, Voldemore et bien sûr Harry Potter.
La influencia francesa en la obra de Rubén Darío
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 50,430. Language: Spanish. Published: November 4, 2018 by Libros Nicaragua. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
Obra de Erwin K. Mapes, publicada en París en 1925 y traducida al español y comentada por el profesor Fidel Coloma.
Escritores Latinoamericanos
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2018 by El Barco Ebrio Editorial. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / Hispanic American
Como en su texto previo sobre literatura europea, Escritores Latinoamericanos es un acercamiento disciplinado a algunas obras literarias representativas de la narrativa del continente.
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.
Who is Branwell Brontë?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Poetry
The story of Branwell Brontë has been plagued by misconceptions, lies, and misunderstandings for decades. This incredible new volume seeks to set the record straight.
La dramática vida de Rubén Darío
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 400,250. Language: Spanish. Published: June 27, 2018 by Libros Nicaragua. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Don Edelberto Torres Espinosa pudo producir esta obra monumental que combina el apasionante relato de la vida de Darío con la exploración de los múltiples factores humanos y literarios que confluyeron en su trabajo.
Interzone #275 (May-June 2018)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine, Issue #275. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,210. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
The May–June issue of Britain's longest running science fiction and fantasy magazine contains new stories by Erica L. Satifka, Steven J. Dines, Abi Hynes, Malcolm Devlin, and Leo Vladimirsky. The cover art is by Vince Haig. Features include all the regular columns, book and film reviews, news and interviews, art, and much, much more.
Dark Dreamers on Writing: Advice and Commentary from Fifty Masters of Fear and Suspense
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,230. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Bram Stoker Award Winner for Superior Achievement in Non-Fiction Dark Dreamers on Writing contains interviews of several prominent authors in the horror genre including Stephen King, Robert McCammon, Clive Barker, Dean R. Koontz, Robert Bloch, Ray Bradbury, Neil Gaiman, Jack Ketchum, Richard Matheson, Peter Straub, and many other masters of the genre.
Dragon Ball Cultura Volumen 1: Origen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Comics & Graphic Novels
Edición en español de Dragon Ball Culture Contempla Dragon Ball con nuevos ojos. Este libro se erige como tu guía cultural de Dragon Ball, la serie manga y anime más reconocida del mundo. En el volumen 1 te adentrarás en la mente de Akira Toriyama y descubrirás el origen de Dragon Ball.
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Volume 15
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,320. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Essay » Literature
The final volume, which includes excerpts from Anais Nin's unpublished diary; correspondence with Nin by Rupert Pole; essays on Nin, Henry Miller, Lawrence Durrell, and other important figures in Nin's circle, interviews, memoirs, book reviews, poetry, short fiction and an index to all 15 volumes.
H. G. Wells’ The Island of Doctor Moreau Annotated with an Introduction by Barry Pomeroy, PhD
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,810. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
This annotated edition of H. G. Wells’ second novel, The Island of Doctor Moreau, is meant to encourage the pursuits of scholars who are either encountering Wells’ influential classic for the first time or are returning to it in order to delve more deeply into its antecedents and influences. I include an introduction to Herbert George Wells and his work, as well as the novel’s critical background.
Faint Praise: The Plight of Book Reviewing in America
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,240. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
Faint Praise, published in 2007, remains the only book to provide an in-depth analysis of traditional book reviewing in America. Exploring issues from publicity to bias, contrasting traditional reviewing with new alternatives, and weighing the inherent difficulties of reviewing against unacceptable practices, the book helps readers and authors to understand the field, and reviewers to improve it.
Scholarly Editions: H. G. Wells’ The Time Machine - Annotated with an Introduction by Barry Pomeroy, PhD
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
This annotated and introduced edition of H. G. Wells' first and justly most famous novel, The Time Machine, is meant to encourage the pursuits of scholars who are either encountering Wells' influential classic for the first time or are returning to it in order to delve more deeply into its antecedents and influences.
H.G. Wells’ World Brain - Annotated with an Introduction by Barry Pomeroy, PhD
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Reference
This annotated edition of World Brain, with an introduction to his life and work, is meant to stimulate scholars to return to this giant intellect, a writer who, with only microfiche to inspire his understanding of the possibilities of communications technology, imagined a connected and coordinated world sharing a huge knowledge base.
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.
Very Long Nights
Price: Free! Words: 159,790. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
A collection of essays of literary criticism.
História da Literatura de Mato Grosso: Século XX
Price: Free! Words: 98,490. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Caribbean & Latin American
Este livro apresenta uma historiografia da produção literária mato-grossense, identificando as especificidades da literatura produzida em Mato Grosso, autores e obras representativas.
Interzone #272 (September-October 2017)
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine, Issue #272. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,460. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
The September–October issue of Britain's longest running science fiction and fantasy magazine contains new long and short stories by Aliya Whiteley, Paul Jessup, T.R. Interzone 272 contains new sf by Erica L. Satifka, Aliya Whiteley, T.R. Napper, and Paul Jessup. Features include a personal recollection of Brian Aldiss by Andy Hedgecock, Nina Allan on Post-SF, book and film reviews, interviews.
Failure To Communicate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
'Failure to Communicate' consists of a conglomeration of chapters, each one related to issues as diverse as Chimera/ Justice/ stupidity etc and all written with two things in mind ie the creation of awareness of what's going on in the world and the inane stupidity of those who should know better, The book isn't all gloom and doom quite to the contrary there's lots of titters within