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AQA poetry anthology. Power and conflict
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To achieve top grades in English Literature, you need to know your set texts and master all the key skills examiners are looking for. With everything ...
100 books that changed the world
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A chronological survey of the world's most influential books. Many books have become classics, must-reads or overnight publishing sensations, but ho...

Feel free
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FINALIST FOR THE NATIONAL BOOK CRITICS CIRCLE AWARDAS HEARD ON BBC RADIO 4 BOOK OF THE WEEKThe one and only Zadie Smith, prize-winning, bestselling au...
The 100 greatest literary characters
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From Captain Ahab to Yuri Zhivago, discover the most remarkable characters in fiction. Huckleberry Finn, Anna Karenina, Harry Potter, Hester Prynne ...

A book of book lists
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This is a book of book lists. Lists that make you smile, make you wonder, and see titles together in entirely new ways. From Bin Laden's bookshelf to ...
Reading autobiography
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With the memoir boom, life storytelling has become ubiquitous and emerged as a distinct field of study. Reading Autobiography, originally published in...

Walt Whitman in context
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Walt Whitman is a poet of contexts. His poetic practice was one of observing, absorbing, and then reflecting the world around him. Walt Whitman in Con...
Shakespeare's words of wisdom
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The most beautiful and famous quotations from Shakespeare in an exquisite gift book.The most beautiful and famous quotations from Shakespeare are gorg...

Writers
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From Shakespeare and Jane Austen to Gabriel García Márquez and Toni Morrison, delve into more than 100 biographies of the world's greatest writers. In...
William Shakespeare's Hamlet
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William Shakespeare's Hamlet (c.1600-1601) has achieved iconic status as one of the most exciting and enigmatic of plays. It has been in almost consta...

Key concepts in the gothic
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An essential quick-reference book for students of Gothic literature, theatre and literary theory Key Concepts in the Gothic provides a one-stop resour...
Read this if you want to be a great writer
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This book demystifies the writing process, empowering you to write your own novel or short story. Acclaimed author Ross Raisin explains expert tech...

The Cambridge history of Latina/o American literature
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The Cambridge History of Latina/o American Literature emphasizes the importance of understanding Latina/o literature not simply as a US ethnic phenome...
The Edinburgh companion to fin de si?cle literature, culture an the arts
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Academics, researchers, postgraduates, upper level undergraduates, educated general readers in Fin de Si?cle, Nineteenth-Century Literature and Cultur...

On writing
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There is a reason why Stephen King is one of the bestselling writers in the world, ever. Described in the Guardian as 'the most remarkable storyteller...
What she ate
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'If you find the subject of food to be both vexing and transfixing, you'll love What She Ate' ElleDorothy Wordsworth believed that feeding her poet br...

AQA English language. Practice tests
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Learn - With two full practice papers to work through, you'll get to grips with exam-style questions and the skills examiners are looking for. Use the...
The Penguin book quiz
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The perfect gift for ChristmasWhich Haruki Murakami novel shares its title with a Beatles song? In Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, wha...

How to read a poem
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Malcolm Hebron writes with one aim in mind: to help you read, understand and appreciate poetry. The English language has an extraordinarily rich stock...
Literary landscapes
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Some stories couldn't happen just anywhere or any time - often the scenery , landscape or era is as central to the tale as any character - and just ...