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Crushed: The Pity of Oscar Wilde
Pre-release—available April 16, 2018. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Gay and Lesbian » Biographies, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Andre Gide presents his remembrances and candid impressions of Wilde the person and the writer, focusing on the changes he observed in his friend once Wilde settled in France after his release from Reading Jail. In prison, we learn, Wilde discovered the beauty of pity through his friendships with fellow inmates.
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.
Lost in My World
Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2017 by Little Acorn Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story. The story is based in an English hospital where David Polk is a patient. The story is written in the first person as David Polk, tells of his recent birthday when he has just turned fifteen and how his life has been put on hold since being taken into hospital. David's frustrations grow and his mischievous nature gets the better of him as he tires of the hospital routine.
Ruined & Redeemed - The Earl's Fallen Wife (#5 Love's Second Chance Series)
Series: Love's Second Chance Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,380. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
She was the victim of a heinous crime. Then, she sought revenge. He seeks to punish his father And finds more than he bargained for.
A Room With a View: Classroom Edition
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,840. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This Classroom Edition of Forster's classic novel contains questions for discussion to help students with reading comprehension, critical thinking, and a close reading of the text.
Rupert Brooke: The Bisexual Brooke
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 19,150. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Keith Hale, editor of Friends & Apostles: The Correspondence of Rupert Brooke and James Strachey, 1905-1914, here examines the bowdlerization of Brooke in existing biographies and looks into the poet's self-proclaimed bisexual identity.
Susan Meissner's Secrets of a Charmed Life Summary
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
This is a Summary of Secrets of a Charmed Life; a novel about two young sisters in London and how they survived during World War II.
Julius Caesar: A Reader's Guide to the William Shakespeare Play
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Julius Caesar is one of Shakespeare's greatest and most performed plays. Included in this guide: a biography of author William Shakespeare, a look at the play's context, its literary elements, detailed scene summaries, character analysis, and much more. This is the definitive guide to Julius Caesar, concise, easy to understand, and guaranteed to add to your enjoyment of this classic play.
Macbeth: A Reader's Guide to the William Shakespeare Play
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Macbeth is one of Shakespeare's greatest and darkest plays. Included in this guide: a biography of author William Shakespeare, a look at the play's context, its literary elements, detailed scene summaries, character analysis, and much more. This is the definitive guide to Macbeth, concise, easy to understand, and guaranteed to add to your enjoyment of this classic play.
The Picture of Dorian Gray Critical Edition: Original Unexpurgated 1890, 13-Chapter Version
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,070. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
This volume contains the original, overtly homoerotic version of the book that first appeared in 1890. Following the novel is a series of critical reviews of the book along with letters defending his work, which Wilde wrote to the various publication editors.