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Books and Literature

Parent Category: Literature & Language
This category is for questions and answers about forms of books and literature. The categories subtopics include authors, poetry, plays, classics, and many other literary elements.
The author Thomas Harris was born on 11 April 1940 in Jackson,Mississippi.
She would behave like an old wise man, full of wisdom andknowledge. After all, she is said to invent writing itself.
The largest section of the CPT (Current Procedural Terminology)  manual is the surgery section.
"The hamlet of Shottery was only a mile from the town of Stratfordwhere William Shakespeare lived with his family. Anne Hathawaywould have often visited the town and would have therefore had theopportunity to meet William Shakespeare. At this time Anne wouldhave been 26 and William 18. A...
If I remember the story correctly, he is sold down theriver .
Overal that depents on how long you shop around for the item you're  looking for. Also where you live and the supply and demand for the  item. Value and prices on anything and everything are always  changing. One factor would included if you're shopping for a new or  used item. You have to check...
Claudius, feeling guilty at the parallels between the play and his  murder of King Hamlet, stops the show by crying, "Light! More  light!"
just so you know, it isn't called the last time travel anymore, its called the lost future. the end is very sad isn't it? doesn't she stay with the professor and Luke?
Langston Hughes' "Thank You, M'am" contains three main themes: love and trust, forgiveness, and dignity . AfterRoger tries to steal the purse of Mrs. Luella Bates WashingtonJones, the weight of the purse causes Roger to fall down. Joneskicks Roger, picks him up, and drags him to her home. After...
She started writing in 3rd grade.
Alexiares, Anicetus, Telephus, Hyllus, and Tiepolemus
Mona van Duyn was the first person to hold the title Poet LaureateConsultant in Poetry, in 1992-3. However, Louise Bogan held theprevious version of the title, Consultant in Poetry in 1945-6.
According to their ancient creation story, the Quileutes were  changed from wolves by a wandering Transformer. By legend, their  only kindred, the Chimakum Tribe, were washed away by flood and  deposited near present-day Port Townsend (where they lived until  Chief Seattle's Suquamish Tribe...
Wrockstock (Harry Potter music inspired music festival featuring Wizard Rock) is in United States.
Heat Lightning is a lightning strike that is so far away that the  sound does not travel to the person watching it. The playwright is  using the title as a metaphor for the characters.
There is storm and shipwreck. He ends up on an island.
See if your public library bought the book.
How is interpretation different than paraphrase?   If saying what the text means, in other words, is not paraphrase,  what then are we doing? What can the interpretive critic do to go  beyond paraphrasing, and in a way reducing the test to a specific  meaning or set of meanings in less...
Mary Shelley intentionally left the dates vague to promote the idea  of mystery and gothic themes, and to make it so you couldn't  pinpoint right when he lived.
You would need to go on Brainfun.com and click on the lil Diary ofa Wimpy Kid. But your public library may have an electronic copy.
Because the pen is mightier than the sword...
Pure gold has a density of 19.32 g/cm3   . How large would a piece of gold be if it had a   mass of 318.97 g?
The Wizard of Oz starts on the Gale farm in Kansas.
King midas came across a drunken satyr, one of Dionysus servants,  and was given a wish from the wine god. Other than the satyr he  never came across one in the legends.
In the Twilight Saga Jacob Black was born in the year 1990.
She's a Soc but she Fells for a Greaser.
The Dickens  repository in central London  means to celebrate the best novelists in British history  Charles Dickens. The museum exhibits over 100,000 items from  personal items to artwork and manuscripts from some of his  books. 
These would be the Jim Crow laws. The Southern States implemented these laws in 1890. They were used to promote racism and racial segregation in the former Confederate States.
Where are the verbs in this sentence. Poor ikram tripped over the cat and fell flat on her face
Yes, she was indeed.
It is probably the moment when the lorry driver laughs at the fact  that Mr. Thomas' house has been destroyed. This event indicates the  downfall of the "old guard" and the dawn of a more egalitarian  England.
Not that I know of. I do not believe they were ever called by that  name. However, while the four hobbits were traveling with Strider  through the Midgewater marshes, biting insects, called midges,  swarmed about the hobbits and bothered them/hurt them persistently.
Atticus Finch's closing argument to the jury exemplifies the themeof Justice.
Yes, there will be a sixth book called Cabin Fever.
The real Macbeth was well liked. Shakespeare's Macbeth was dreaded  and feared.
It refers to the American civil war in which the North & Southpitted against each other.
The satyrs of Behind the Aegis are more or less like in the legends: they live in small groups away from civilization (usually deep within a forest) and are happy to play music, dance and keep to themselves. Occasionally, however, they band into bigger parties of several dozen members and go on...
The Valley of Fear is the fourth and final Sherlock Holmes novel by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle . It is loosely based on the Molly Maguires and Pinkerton agent J amesMcParland . The story was first published in the Strand Magazine betweenSeptember 1914 and May 1915
"astrology must be considered a type of astronomy, for astrology is  the study of the stars and so is astronomy."
Strength comes from character not from power, and ultimately in human relationships it is the same willingness or reluctance to act that shapes every one of us no matter who we are or where we come from.
Her maiden name was Gail Carson. She has been married to David  Levine since 1967. Instead changing her last name, she chose to use  both her maiden name and her husband's name.
Macbeth puts Banquo's empty chair in the place of honor, only to  have it filled by Banquo's ghost, whom only Macbeth can see.
go to surf the channel.com it might not work now cause it changed over the last 2 years i guess hope i helped might not see the movie but you can see he trailors go to red box or netflix or wait to till it comes on DVD idk when it comes it might have already came out or it will come out march 21...
Yes, she uses her right hand to wield her wand.
It is in the book between Seven and Nine.
To Kill A Mockingbird wrote about how unfair the black people got treated by the white people.
There was a lack of supply to make shoes at that time. So they usedother material. They fish scales for Kristi's shoes
zeus's facial expressions!
Actually, when I went to LegoLand there was a whole AISLE of Lego Harry Potter stuff. I have a Quiddich set and one of the items in the aisle was Diagon Ally.
The Cullen crest isn't mentioned in the movie, you can still see it though. Its not been mentioned in the movie because it wasn't in the book, if you search Cullen crest on Google and click the interview with Alice and Jasper you'll see that it was just something someone in the costume department...
yes jesus played in passion of the chirst it was sad but he did it for us
Silicon can be hard to make in to a acrostic poem and so far I can  only find words for the letters S,I,C,AND N. If you find a word for  the rest pleas tell thank you. By: Sierra
Do you mean the Dollhouse, owned by Nurse Meredith, Merrin's mom? If so, it is the Dollhouse, and it's really creepy, full of dolls staring at you. Nicko steps on a bunch of them.
King Arthur is a legendary British leader who, according to medieval histories and romances, led the defence of Britain against the Saxon invaders in the early 6th century. The details of Arthur's story are mainly composed of folklore and literary invention, and his historical existence is debated...
This poem can be interpreted in many different ways, the most basic of which is simply a reflection of the sounds that bells can make, and the emotions evoked from that sound. For example, "From the bells bells bells bells/Bells bells bells!" brings to mind the clamoring of myriad church bells....
well since dr. suess tends to like rhymes in his books, but I think  its because the book "the cat in the hat" is a bestseller so I  think its because of that.  Rosimar~ 
At the end of Chapter 1 of The Great Gatsby , Nick Carrawaysees Gatsby step out of his house, observe the stars, and thenstretch his arms out, trembling, towards the green light across thewater.
Allusion is a brief and indirect reference to a person, place, thing or idea of historical, cultural, literary or political significance. It does not describe in detail the person or thing to which it refers. It is just a passing comment and the writer expects the reader to possess enough knowledge...
Simply put, one learns or gets empowered from his downs, his  mistake/s for instance.
A report is a factual account about something. So to write a reporton Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban I recommend reading thebook and watching the film. Highlight key points and back them upwith quotes of the book/film. Fill the report with a coupleexamples in each paragraph. Remember to do...