Christopher Donovan, "Postmodern Counternarratives - Irony and Audience in the Novels of Paul Auster, Don DeLillo, Charles Johnson, and Tim O'Brien"
Routledge | 2009-06-16 | ISBN: 0415803446 | 10 pages | PDF | 1 MB
This book provides a wide-ranging discussion of realism, postmodernism, literary theory and popular fiction before focusing on the careers of four prominent novelists.
Michael Meyer, "Literature to Go"
Be...rd/St. Mar...'s | 2010-10-01 | ISBN: 0312624123 | 1100 pages | PDF | 6,5 MB
Drawn from our best-selling anthology, The Bedford Introduction to Literature, Literature to Go is a new brief and inexpensive collection of stories, poems, and plays supported by Michael Meyer's incomparable, class-tested instruction.
Louis James, "The Victorian Novel"
Blackwell Publishing | 2006 | ISBN: 0631226273 | PDF | 1 MB
* Provides time maps and overviews of historical and social contexts.
* Considers the relationship between the Victorian novel and historical, religious and bibliographic writing.
Pamela Loos and Harold Bloom"Honore de Balzac"
C H P | 243 pages | English | 2002 | ISBN: 0791070425 | PDF | 1,5 MB
Honoré de Balzac became a distinguished writer for his method of describing reality, embracing a detailed penetration of humanity and environment. His work has had a stunning impact on the modern novel, not just in France but in other parts of Europe and the United States as well.
Kessinger Publishing | September 10, 2010 | English | ISBN-10: 1163326844 | 328 pages | ePub/mobi | 5MB
In The Sea-Wolf, London's most gripping novel, Humphrey Van Weyden is rescued from the freezing waters of San Francisco Bay by a demonic sea captain and introduced to fates far worse than death. Through this story London recalls his own adventures on a sealing vessel at the age of seventeen. See other titles by this author available from Kessinger Publishing.
PDF | 10,8 MB
Throughout the Harry Potter books, there are some variations between the Bloomsbury (British) and Scholastic (American) editions. The edition published here is British. Harry Potter is a series of seven fantasy novels written by the British author J.K. Rowling. The books chronicle the adventures of the adolescent wizard Harry Potter and his best friends Ron Weasly and Hermione Granger, all of whom are students at Hogwardts Schoolo of Witchcraft and Wizardry. The main story arc concerns Harry's quandary involving the evil wizard Lord Voldermot, who killed Harry's parents in his quest to conquer the wizarding world and subjugate non-magical people.
The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting Published
by Sheree Bykofsky, Jennifer Basye Sande
Alpha | 2000 | ISBN: 0028639197 | Pages: 368 | PDF | Size: 10,8 MB
Getting a novel or other work published remains one of the most mysterious processes in business today. Using the comprehensive and easy-to-read format of The Complete Idiot's Guide to Getting Published, Second Edition, you'll learn practical steps to get your masterpiece published. Learn how to write book proposals and query letters, how to pitch ideas to agents and editors, how to write outlines and sample chapters, and how to deal with publishing companies.
Publisher: Pennsylvania State University | ISBN: 1605124591 | edition 2005 | PDF | 195 pages | 11,06 mb
Charming fairies and naughty trolls are brought alive by the lyrical prose. Celtic culture has long been known for its emphasis on good storytelling. Here is a chance to survey some of the best traditional fairy tales, collected over one hundred years ago by a leading folklorist.