Of Mice and Men

CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform - I wrapped up this great about two or three minutes back, and I must be straightforward. It's short so it should interest the easygoing peruser. Truth be told, you can complete it in several hours. It never gets exhausting in any event for me. Be that as it may, this story does not have an upbeat completion. I extremely enjoyed it.

The version i have is an insignificant 118 pages in length, however each page is stick pressed with passionate exchange among characters, and striking symbolism that emits the vibe of that "boondocks America". This book merits its place on the prescribed perusing records. In the event that books could make someone cry, and feel discouraged for a little measure of time a short time later, move around the ground in anguish, this would be one of them.

Of Mice and Men SparkNotes Literature Guide SparkNotes Literature Guide Series

SparkNotes - When an essay is due and dreaded exams loom, this book offers students what they need to succeed. It is suitable for late-night studying and paper writing. It provides chapter-by-chapter analysis, a review quiz, explanations of key themes, motifs and symbols, and essay topics. Sparknotes.

Lord of the Flies, Centenary Edition

Penguin Books - Yet soon it became a cult favorite among both students and literary critics who compared it to J. D. As ordinary standards of behaviour collapse, the whole world the boys know collapses with them—the world of cricket and homework and adventure stories—and another world is revealed beneath, primitive and terrible.

Lord of the flies remains as provocative today as when it was first published in 1954, igniting passionate debate with its startling, brutal portrait of human nature. Salinger's the catcher in the Rye in its influence on modern thought and literature. Labeled a parable, an allegory, a political treatise, even a vision of the apocalypse, a myth, a parody, a morality tale, Lord of the Flies has established itself as a true classic.

Lord of the Flies, Centenary Edition - Sparknotes. This beautiful new edition features French flaps and rough fronts, making it a must-have for fans of this seminal work. William golding's compelling story about a group of very ordinary small boys marooned on a coral island has become a modern classic. At first it seems as though it is all going to be great fun; but the fun before long becomes furious and life on the island turns into a nightmare of panic and death.

Though critically acclaimed, it was largely ignored upon its initial publication. Perigee Trade. The classic novel by william goldingwith a new Introduction by Stephen King"To me Lord of the Flies has always represented what novels are for, what makes them indispensable.

Church Fathers and Teachers: From Saint Leo the Great to Peter Lombard

Ignatius Press - In his first book,  church Fathers, Benedict began with Clement of Rome and ended with Saint Augustine. Perigee Trade. After meditating on the apostles and then on the fathers of the early church, as seen in his earlier works Jesus, the Apostles and the Early Church and Church Fathers, Pope Benedict XVI devoted his attention to the most influential Christian men from the fifth through the twelfth centuries.

In this volume, the holy father reflects on some of the greatest theologians of the Middle Ages: Benedict, and Gregory the Great, Anselm, Bernard, to name just a few. By exploring both the lives and the ideas of the great popes, scholars and missionaries who lived during the fall of the Roman Empire and the rise of Christendom, abbots, Pope Benedict XVI highlights the key elements of Catholic dogma and practice that remain the foundation stones not only of the Roman Catholic Church but of Christian society itself.

Church Fathers and Teachers: From Saint Leo the Great to Peter Lombard - This book is a wonderful way to get to know these later Church Fathers and Teachers and the tremendous spiritually rich patrimony they have bequeathed to us. Without this vital sap, man is exposed to the danger of succumbing to the ancient temptation of seeking to redeem himself by himself. Pope benedict XVI Sparknotes.

A Raisin in the Sun

Vintage - Walter lee, a chauffeur, has other plans, however: buying a liquor store and being his own man. Winner of the ny drama critic's award as best Play of the Year, it has been hailed as a "pivotal play in the history of the American Black theatre. By newsweek and "a milestone in the American Theatre. By Ebony.

Sacrifice, trust and love among the Younger family and their heroic struggle to retain dignity in a harsh and changing world is a searing and timeless document of hope and inspiration. Great product! Perigee Trade. Sparknotes. When her deceased husband's insurance money comes through, Mama dreams of moving to a new home and a better neighborhood in Chicago.

A Raisin in the Sun - The tensions and prejudice they face form this seminal American drama. Beneatha dreams of medical school. Set on chicago's south side, his son travis and matriarch Lena, his wife Ruth, the plot revolves around the divergent dreams and conflicts within three generations of the Younger family: son Walter Lee, his sister Beneatha, called Mama.

This groundbreaking play starred sidney Poitier, Claudia McNeill, Ruby Dee and Diana Sands in the Broadway production which opened in 1959.


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Inherit the Wind: The Powerful Drama of the Greatest Courtroom Clash of the Century

Ballantine Books - A crackling good courtroom play. The chief gladiators were two great legal giants of the century. Like two bull elephants locked in mortal combat, they bellowed and roared imprecations and abuse. That provides two of the juiciest roles in American theater. Copley news Service“This historical drama. Lee were classic broadway scribes who knew how to crank out serious plays for thinking Americans.

Inherit the wind is a perpetually prescient courtroom battle over the legality of teaching evolution. A classic work of american theatre, based on the scopes monkey trial of 1925, which pitted Clarence Darrow against William Jennings Bryan in defense of a schoolteacher accused of teaching the theory of evolutionThe accused was a slight, frightened man who had  deliberately broken the law.

Inherit the Wind: The Powerful Drama of the Greatest Courtroom Clash of the Century - Deserves respect. The columbus Dispatch Sparknotes. His trial was a Roman circus. Perigee Trade. Praise for inherit the Wind"A tidal wave of a drama.

The Old Man and The Sea

Scribner - Told in language of great simplicity and power, it is the story of an old Cuban fisherman, down on his luck, and his supreme ordeal -- a relentless, agonizing battle with a giant marlin far out in the Gulf Stream. The old man and the Sea is one of Hemingway's most enduring works. Perigee Trade. Written in 1952, this hugely successful novella confirmed his power and presence in the literary world and played a large part in his winning the 1954 Nobel Prize for Literature.

The old man and the sea ernest hemingway 9780684801223 0684801221. Inherit the Wind. Sparknotes. Great product! Here hemingway recasts, in strikingly contemporary style, the classic theme of courage in the face of defeat, of personal triumph won from loss.

The Catcher in the Rye

Back Bay Books - The influential and widely acclaimed story details the two days in the life of 16-year-old Holden Caulfield after he has been expelled from prep school. Sparknotes. Through circumstances that tend to preclude adult, secondhand description, he leaves his prep school in Pennsylvania and goes underground in New York City for three days.

. After he recovers from his breakdown, he searches for truth and rails against the "phoniness" of the adult world. The hero-narrator of the catcher in the Rye is an ancient child of sixteen, a native New Yorker named Holden Caulfield. It is there for the reader who can handle it to keep. Novel by j. D. The pleasure he gives away, or sets aside, with all his heart.

The Catcher in the Rye - Inherit the Wind. The boy himself is at once too simple and too complex for us to make any final comment about him or his story. Salinger's new yorker stories--particularly a perfect day for bananafish, The Laughing Man, Uncle Wiggily in Connecticut, and For Esme With Love and Squalor--will not be surprised by the fact that his first novel is full of children.

Great product! There are many voices in this novel: children's voices, adult voices, underground voices-but Holden's voice is the most eloquent of all. However, like most lovers and clowns and poets of the higher orders, he keeps most of the pain to, and for, himself.

Romeo and Juliet Folger Shakespeare Library

Simon & Schuster - Salinger, published in 1951. It is not simply that their families disapprove; the Montagues and the Capulets are engaged in a blood feud. Novel by j. D. Confused and disillusioned, in a psychiatrist's office. In part because of its exquisite language, it is easy to respond as if it were about all young lovers. Sparknotes.

And yet, this play set in an extraordinary world has become the quintessential story of young love. The old man and the sea ernest hemingway 9780684801223 0684801221. In this death-filled setting, the movement from love at first sight to the lovers’ final union in death seems almost inevitable. Great product!

Romeo and Juliet Folger Shakespeare Library - In romeo and juliet, shakespeare creates a violent world, in which two young people fall in love. The authoritative edition of romeo and juliet from the folger shakespeare library, the trusted and widely used shakespeare series for students and general readers, includes: -freshly edited text based on the best early printed version of the play -Newly revised explanatory notes conveniently placed on pages facing the text of the play -Scene-by-scene plot summaries -A key to the play’s famous lines and phrases -An introduction to reading Shakespeare’s language -An essay by a leading Shakespeare scholar providing a modern perspective on the play -Fresh images from the Folger Shakespeare Library’s vast holdings of rare books -An up-to-date annotated guide to further reading Essay by Gail Kern Paster The Folger Shakespeare Library in Washington, DC, is home to the world’s largest collection of Shakespeare’s printed works, and a magnet for Shakespeare scholars from around the globe.

He ends up exhausted and emotionally ill, Holden relates his experiences to the reader. Great product! Inherit the Wind.

The Glass Menagerie

New Directions - Confused and disillusioned, in a psychiatrist's office. The glass menagerie in the reading text the author preferred is now available only in its New Directions Paperbook edition. Great product! Great product! Perigee Trade. Salinger, published in 1951. The influential and widely acclaimed story details the two days in the life of 16-year-old Holden Caulfield after he has been expelled from prep school.

After he recovers from his breakdown, he searches for truth and rails against the "phoniness" of the adult world. Since its premiere in chicago in 1944, the play has been the bravura piece for great actresses from Jessica Tandy to Joanne Woodward, with the legendary Laurette Taylor in the role of Amanda, and is studied and performed in classrooms and theatres around the world.

The Glass Menagerie - No play in the modern theatre has so captured the imagination and heart of the American public as Tennessee Williams's The Glass Menagerie. Menagerie was williams's first popular success and launched the brilliant, if somewhat controversial, career of our pre-eminent lyric playwright. Sparknotes. He ends up exhausted and emotionally ill, Holden relates his experiences to the reader.

Great product! A new introduction by prominent williams scholar robert bray, editor of the tennessee Williams Annual Review, reappraises the play more than half a century after it won the New York Drama Critics Circle Award: "More than fifty years after telling his story of a family whose lives form a triangle of quiet desperation, Williams's mellifluous voice still resonates deeply and universally.