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Fahrenheit 451: A Novel by Ray Bradbury (Trivia-On-Books)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by 826writers. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
A treatise against the prevalence of television and modern implements, Fahrenheit 451 has been hailed as a work against government repression and the banning of books. Guy Montag works as a fireman in a futuristic world when books have all been banned. He meets a young woman who gets him thinking, which leads him to explore his own thoughts, which in turn leads him to question the regime and...
The Martian Chronicles: A Novel By Ray Bradbury | Conversation Starters
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 by 826writers. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Books & Reading
The Martian Chronicles is one of Ray Bradbury's classic novels. In a series of vignettes, Bradbury imagines what life would be like on Mars. The Earth Men are drawn to Mars following a threat of nuclear war. They make many attempts at visiting and inhabiting Mars—some successful, some not. Each attempt was met with its own difficulties including the Martians who already lived there and the...
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,480. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In the year 2055, 13-year-old Jonah Blackburn and his siblings lose everything important in their life. Now they have to start over in a new part of the country, and away from the safe world they used to know.
Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 27,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015 by OnlineGatha. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Activity Books
This is a narrative about a young boy growing up in the cricketing county of Yorkshire, England. Its a story about a boy and his schoolteacher who is obsessed with the legendary Gunga Din. A story about school bullying and punishment at school. A great read for all children.
Literature Help: Dandelion Wine
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,050. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
Douglas Spaulding is the central character and protagonist of the novel. He is a twelve-year-old boy. His character is also said to have been loosely patterned after Ray Bradbury.
They Dreamed of Poppies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Decades after disaster destroyed life on Earth, 20 brave souls flee their space station hoping to resurrect a failed terraforming experiment on Mars. They unexpectedly find that the world has become a paradise. As they prepare to receive the last remnants of Mankind, they soon realize that the missing colonists who came here years earlier never left. And neither will they.
Snapdragon: And Six More Short Stories with Bite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,680. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Written for fans of Alfred Hitchcock, Richard Matheson and The Twilight Zone, Snapdragon brings you 7 original stories ranging from creepy creatures to unlikely assassins and a few sudden surprises. These are stories to sink your teeth into. But let the reader beware: some of these tales just might bite back…
Le Projet Bradbury : intégrale 03
Price: $6.20 USD. Words: 72,710. Language: French. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Le Projet Bradbury est autant un défi littéraire qu'un hommage : en souvenir du grand auteur américain Ray Bradbury, auteur notamment des Chroniques Martiennes et de Fahrenheit 451 et qui conseillait aux écrivains en herbe d'écrire une nouvelle par semaine pendant un an, Neil Jomunsi s'est lancé le défi de prendre son mentor au mot et de relever le défi.
Fahrenheit 451: A Reader's Guide to the Ray Bradbury Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides -- Book Notes, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
This new guide to Fahrenheit 451 challenges you to think about the book in new ways. Included are a biography of author Ray Bradbury, a character guide, an examination of the book's historical context, detailed chapter summaries, and analysis of critical questions and themes in the story. This is the definitive guide to Fahrenheit 451, guaranteed to add to your enjoyment.
Lifeform Three
Price: $9.03 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
Shortlisted for the People's Book Prize. Longlisted for the World Fantasy Award. Paftoo is a groundsman in the last remaining countryside estate, once known as Harkaway Hall and now a theme park. Paftoo holds scattered memories of the old days but they are regularly deleted to keep him productive. When he starts to dream of the past, Paftoo has to fight to save his memories and his soul.