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Time “Matters”
Price: Free! Words: 64,760. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2020 by Elliott Slaughter. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language
Time “Matters” explores the presentation, representation, the purpose and effect, of time as seen in the works of modernist American authors Faulkner and Robbe-Grillet.
Recuento de moradas
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: Spanish. Published: December 17, 2019 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Editors, journalists, & publishers, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
En estas páginas, Alejo Carpentier, uno de los mejores escritores lationamericanos, nos relata, entre otras muchas cosas, su nacimiento, su infancia, su viaje a Europa en compañía de sus padres, su vida en fincas suburbanas, sus fuertes ataques de asma, su entrada en la Universidad de La Habana para iniciar estudios de arquitectura, su amor por la letra escrita, su encarcelamiento, etc.
The Impregnable Fortress: The Old Man and the Sea Revisited
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,720. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
An enchanting and enlightening scrutiny of Hemingway’s masterpiece, The Impregnable Fortress: The Old Man and the Sea Revisited is the second book by the celebrated Iranian author Dr Mahdieh Boostani. Following the success of her debut work, the monumental Gleanings from Rumi's Divan Shams in English: An Anthology of Rubais and Ghazals, Dr Boostani takes a look at the unconquerable spirit of man.
The Orwell Tapes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,290. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2019 by Leilah Nadir. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
More than 70 people who knew him well remember George Orwell, the enigmatic author of Animal Farm and 1984 — two of the bestselling books of modern times — a brilliant, eccentric, complicated man. In the weeks after Donald Trump’s inauguration, 1984 with its critiques of propaganda and doublespeak hit number one on the Amazon bestseller lists. The Orwell Tapes brings its author to vivid life.
How to Read, Write, and Interpret Fiction: Authorial Strategies and Literary Technique
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 99,790. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
This guide is meant to assist the student of literature and the creative writer in their understanding of how literary techniques and narrative devices can inform a reader’s interaction with text. This study is an attempt to examine more closely the ways that literary techniques assist or frustrate the reader’s attempt to understand the author’s intentions.
Letters to the Editor of Cthulhu Sex Magazine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,900. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2019 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy
These various writings from both the virtual and material world seem to hint at a darkness that is more horrible than we can imagine. Perhaps it has already overtaken us, as some of the writings seem to suggest, and our minds are so clouded that we do not realize it for what it is. How did we let this accursed publishing house exist? There used to be a magazine called Cthulhu Sex. Or was there?
Soul Cries: In Black & White and Shades of Gray
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / African American
Soul Cries is a literary collection of one native son's reflections on living while black in America. A psalm of the afflictions endured by the black body, and of the resilience of black folks’ souls bathed in the blood, sweat and tears of their ancestors—and still tormented on this the quadricentennial of their arrival as slaves upon American shores. Timely. Poetic. Soul-stirring. Unforgettable.
Old Wine in New Bottles: Re-Canonizing the Timeless Word
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,690. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading, Essay » Literature
This book views literary canon as an infinite repertoire of values and interpretations, eternally challenging us to excavate and uncover meanings and evaluations based on a clear-sighted understanding of the present. It contains 20 well-researched articles by eminent scholars that scrutinize the aforementioned issues from the vantage points of research, literary canon and critical historicism.
A COMPREHENSIVE KCSE STUDY GUIDE TO THE RIVER AND THE SOURCE (Margaret Ogolla)
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » African, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This study guide provides a comprehensive analysis of the novel, The River and the Source. KCSE Students will find this guide particularly more comprehensive than any other in the market. It is the authors’ belief that a good guide should not be a mere skeleton, but a book that can assist even that student without the benefit of a good teacher and other resource materials.
A COMPREHENSIVE KCSE STUDY GUIDE TO THE RIVER AND THE SOURCE (Margaret Ogolla)
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 38,220. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » African
This study guide provides a comprehensive analysis of the novel, The River and the Source. KCSE Students will find this guide particularly more comprehensive than any other in the market. It is the authors’ belief that a good guide should not be a mere skeleton, but a book that can assist even that student without the benefit of a good teacher and other resource materials. Our guide is intended fo
The Feminine and the Familial: A Foray into the Fictional World of Shashi Deshpande
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Ms M. Kanika Priya completed her M.Phil degree from Kanchi Mamunivar Centre for Post Graduate Studies, Puducherry in 2015. Her work on Shashi Deshpande won her a first class and a Gold Medal. The present book is a reworking of her MPhil dissertation.
Divining the Self through Memoirs: Scrutinizing Ismat Chughtai and Meena Alexander
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,540. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Feminist
This book makes a foray into the lived experiences portrayed in the memoirs of two Indian women writers - A Life in Words (Memoirs) by Ismat Chughtai and Fault Lines by Meena Alexander. It explores the theme of self as etched in the act of writing, which tends to give liberation for women through the creative and purgative characteristics of narrativization. -Manu Mangattu
The More I Know
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 48,910. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » European / General, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Family activities
The general perception of the world is that it’s changing; and not in a good way! ‘The more I know’ is aimed at drawing your Attention to real life issues going on around the world by way of a variety of personal and non-personal entertaining thought-provoking, issues designed to both entertain and perhaps make the reader more aware of what’s going on, with a view to provoking a response
ЧЖУАН-ЦЗЫ
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: Russian. Published: April 27, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Asian / Chinese
Литературно-философский труд «Чжуан-цзы» -- второй даосский трактат после «Лао-цзы» или «Дао-Дэ Цзин». Условно говоря, если содержание «Лао-цзы» принять за Абстракцию, Дао (道), то «Чжуан-цзы» есть житейское описание этой Абстракции, обозначенное термином Дэ (德). Таким образом, становится понятным реальное значение термина Дао-Дэ, как методики реализации абстрактного содержания в конкретных формах.
Roach Rhino Redux: Revisiting Parallels in Kafka and Ionesco
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,030. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Drama, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
Fifty years after doing a college thesis comparing Kafka's short story "The Metamorphosis" and Ionesco's play "Rhinoceros," Ethan Hirsh takes a lively look at how the two works have withstood the test of time. Hirsh supplements his recent research with a "Coda for Conservation" that examines the dire plight of endangered rhinos in the wild. All sale proceeds go to support rhino conservation.
The Gods of Grayfriar's Lane (S.Blackhall {Author}, P.J Donald {Editor}, 2019)
Price: Free! Words: 37,040. Language: Scots. Published: April 5, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Short Stories
The Gods of Grayfriars Lane (2019 - eBook) is a novella in English with Scots dialogue by 'Queen of Doric', Sheena Blackhall and Edited by Paul J. Donald. It centres on the lives of two cousins between the years 1899-1904, and is loosely based on the lives of Lizzie Philip and her cousin Dr Catherine Emslie Anderson, one of the first women doctors to graduate from Aberdeen University.
Story in Mind: A Constructivist Narratology. The Psychological and Linguistic Foundations to How Stories Work
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2019. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Semiotics & Theory, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
The book that changes the foundations of narrative theory. The book that formalises story as well as narrative. The book that allows the story creator, the characters and the receiver of a story to be united in a groundbreaking new approach to the study of story.
A Cafe in Space: The Anais Nin Literary Journal, Anthology 2003-2018
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 147,530. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2019 by Sky Blue Press LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A representative collection of work from the 15 annual issues of the only literary journal dedicated to diarist/novelist Anais Nin and her contemporaries.
On Beauty: Essays, Reviews, Fiction, and Plays
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,760. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2019 by Adelaide Books Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Research, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / General
Beauty is relative—however, it is also abundant and perennial. One type of beauty may diminish and morph into a deeper philosophical truth. Beauty can take the guise of morality and define the outer reaches of what it means to be fully human—to grow into that.
She's Got This! Essays on Standing Strong and Moving On
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 74,110. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2019 by Write on Mamas. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Women Authors, Essay » Literature
Boldly and unapologetically told, the essays featured in this powerful collection exemplify strength and resilience as these writers—published authors as well as fresh voices—take their truths public. Filled with hope, humor, and determination, these stories tackle love, loss, friendship, identity, and parenthood. She’s Got This is their anthem, one that will resonate with women everywhere.