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Title Novels for students. Volume 42 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan
Published Detroit : Gale, 2013
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 368 pages) : illustrations
Series Gale virtual reference library
Contents The arrival (by Shaun Tan) -- Barchester Towers (by Anthony Trollope) -- Empire of the sun -- Fountain and tomb (by Naguib Mahfouz) -- Great expectations -- The martian chronicles (by Ray Bradbury) -- Native speaker (by Chang-rae Lee) -- Orlando : a biography (by Virginia Woolf) -- Peace like a river (by Leif Enger) -- The ponder heart (by Eudora Welty) -- Return to sender (by Julia Alvarez) -- Snow country (by Yasunari Kawabata) -- Tears of a tiger (by Sharon M. Draper) -- When the elephants dance (by Tess Uriza Holthe)
Summary Provides critical overviews of novels from various cultures and time periods. Includes discussions of plot, characters, themes and structure as well as the work's cultural and historical significance
Notes "ISSN 1094-3552."
Includes indexes
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Subject Alvarez, Julia. Return to sender
Bradbury, Ray, 1920-2012. Martian chronicles.
Dickens, Charles, 1812-1870. Great expectations.
Draper, Sharon M. (Sharon Mills). Tears of a tiger
Enger, Leif. Peace like a river
Holthe, Tess Uriza. When the elephants dance
Kawabata, Yasunari, 1899-1972. Yukiguni. English
Lee, Chang-rae. Native speaker
Maḥfūẓ, Najīb, 1911-2006. Ḥikāyāt ḥāratinā. English
Stoppard, Tom
Tan, Shaun. Arrival
Trollope, Anthony, 1815-1882. Barchester Towers.
Welty, Eudora, 1909-2001. Ponder heart
Woolf, Virginia, 1882-1941. Orlando
Stoppard, Tom.
Empire of the sun (Motion picture)
Great expectations (Motion picture : 1946)
Barchester Towers (Trollope, Anthony)
Empire of the sun (Motion picture)
Great expectations (Dickens, Charles)
Martian chronicles (Bradbury, Ray)
Native speaker (Lee, Chang-rae)
Orlando (Woolf, Virginia)
Ponder heart (Welty, Eudora)
Yukiguni (Kawabata, Yasunari)
Fiction -- History and criticism.
Fiction -- Stories, plots, etc.
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher) -- United States
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary) -- United States
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Higher)
Fiction -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
United States.
Genre/Form Criticism, interpretation, etc.
Stories, plots, etc.
Form Electronic book
Author Constantakis, Sara.
Jordan, Anne Devereaux.
ISBN 1414492715