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Essays for English: Book Reports

  1. Changing America Forever
    Three Lives Changing America Forever It might not be clear to people today, but each human in America today has an important impact on the future, which sooner or later...
  2. Grapes of Wrath
    Annotated Bibliography Steinback, John. The Grapes of Wrath. The Viking Press: Los Gatos, CA, 1939. This novel is about how people as the Joad family lived during the...
  3. The Little Prince (Book Report)
    Book Report The Little Prince Author: Antoine De Saint-Exupery Translator: Katherine Woods Released: 1943 Sold more than 80 million copies worldwide and considered...
  4. 1984 by George Orwell
    In the book “1984” Orwell criticizes totalitarianism of all types and brings up questions concerning social status of citizens and the role of politics in the society. Orwell depicts events, experience, time, memories through different...
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  5. Whaleship Essex
    Book Review: In the heart of sea: the tragedy of the whaleship Essex, written by Nathaniel Philbrick, recounts the mystery surrounding the sinking of the whaleship Essex in...
  6. A Doll's House
    Often in literature characters are presented as victims of society. There are many examples of this in Henrik Ibsen’s controversial play, “A Doll’s House”. Written during the Victorian era, Ibsen’s play would have...
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  7. Women's Issues In And Concerning A Doll's House
    Women’s Issues In and Concerning A Doll’s House<br /> <br /> A Doll’s House was a groundbreaking play upon its original theatrical release. Critics were extremely negative at first, as demonstrated by Rosefeldt’s opinion, “In Henrik...
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  8. A Literary Analysis of "Barn Burning"
    At first glance, the story “Barn burning” seems just to be about a tyrannical father and a son who is in the grips of that tyranny. I think Faulkner explores at least one important philosophical question in this story were he asks at...
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  9. The Aftermath : Book Review of Fpymih
    The Aftermath Book Review of “The Five People You Meet in Heaven” Patti Cams Mitch Albom’s The Five People You Meet in Heaven is a story of a man’s quest in...
  10. A Midsummer Night's Dream, Quote Response/Analysis
    There are many themes in William Shakespeare\'s A Midsummer Night\'s Dream(1595 or 1596), the main theme of the play is love. The main plot of the play is composed of the interaction of two Athenian couples(Hermia and Lysander, Helena, and Demetrius...
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  11. A Picture of Dorian Gray
    Oscar Wilde, author of The Picture of Dorian Gray, makes Basil's lifechangedrastically by having him paint a portrait of Dorian Gray and expresstoo much of himselfin it, which, in Wilde's mind, is a troublesome obstacle to circumvent. Wilde...
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  12. Book Review on Chinese Cinderella: the Secret Story of an Unwanted Daughter
    1 Book review on Chinese Cinderella: The Secret Story of an Unwanted Daughter By Caren Shin In wealthy families, babies are born with a silver spoon in their mouths. Not...
  13. A Separate Peace - Gene's Journey
    Gene Forrester's difficult journey towards maturity and the adult <br /> world is a main focus of the novel, A Separate Peace, by John Knowles. <br /> Gene's journey begins the moment he pushes Phineas from the tree and <br /> the process...
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  14. A Tale of Two Cities
    In the fictitious novel Tale of Two Cities, the author, Charles <br /> Dickens, lays out a brilliant plot. Charles Dickens was born in <br /> England on February 7, 1812 near the south coast. His family moved to <br /> London when he was ten...
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  15. A Tale of Two Cities: Which Chapters Do You Prefer, Those Set in Engla
    On reading ‘A Tale Of Two Cities’, my general impression is that the French chapters are a lot more interesting to read. I prefer the chapters set in France because they are much more exciting and I am carried away by the novel whereas...
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  16. Adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Scandal in Bohemia
    The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes was written by Sir Arthur ConanDoyle. The novel was first published in 1892. A Scandal in Bohemia was a short story about a woman who has pictures of herself and a high Englishnobleman. She used them to...
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  17. After the Bomb
    After the Bomb written by Gloria Miklowitz is a thrilling <br /> novel that takes place before, during, and after a bomb which <br /> supposedly was sent from Russia by accident. L.A. and surrounding <br /> cities are all altered by the...
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  18. All Quiet on the Western Front
    The Problem of Language in "All Quiet on the Western Front" For it is no easy undertaking, I say, to describe the bottom of the Universe; nor is it for tongues that only babble child's play...
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  19. Charles Spurgeon
    Arvin D. Medlock PLED 350 BO2 7/1/2011 Book Report on Lectures for My Students By: Charles Spurgeon In chapter one of “Lectures To My Students” Spurgeon is...
  20. Amazing Grace
    Introduction <br /> Jonathan Kozol’s Amazing Grace is a book about the trials and tribulations of everyday life for a <br /> group of children who live in the poorest congressional district of the United States, the South Bronx. <br /> Their...
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  21. Amusing Ourselves to Death; Mediums, Friend or Foe?
    Electronic media is inferior to print media due to the fact that electronic media can be bias, selective, and evasive for the purpose of entertainment. Electronic media serves as a form of entertainment with a main goal of serving their...
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  22. Motivation
    Differing Leadership Styles 1.0 This aim of this essay is to examine differing styles of leadership and their effect on group performance and communication by defining each...
  23. Amy Foster & the Mythology of Love
    In "Amy Foster", Joseph Conrad has written a great story that <br /> shows the different types of love felt between Amy and Yanko as <br /> described by Joseph Campbell in his essay on "The Mythology of Love". <br /> The relationship of Yanko...
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