Crisped + Sere
Language: en
Pages: 392
Authors: Tj Klune
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-26 - Publisher: Immemorial Year

Twenty-one days. In a world ravaged by fire and descending into madness, Cavalo has been given an ultimatum by the dark man known as Patrick: return Lucas to him and the cannibalistic Dead Rabbits, or the town of Cottonwood and its inhabitants will be destroyed. But Lucas has a secret
The Vonnegut Encyclopedia
Language: en
Pages: 784
Authors: Marc Leeds
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-10-25 - Publisher: Delacorte Press

Now expanded and updated, this authorized compendium to Kurt Vonnegut’s novels, stories, essays, and plays is the most comprehensive and definitive edition to date. Over the course of five decades, Kurt Vonnegut created a complex and interconnected web of characters, settings, and concepts. The Vonnegut Encyclopedia is an exhaustive guide
The Fall of the House of Usher and Other Writings
Language: en
Pages: 560
Authors: Edgar Allan Poe
Categories: Literary Collections
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-03-27 - Publisher: Penguin UK

This selection of Poe's critical writings, short fiction and poetry demonstrates an intense interest in aesthetic issues and the astonishing power and imagination with which he probed the darkest corners of the human mind. The Fall of the House of Usher describes the final hours of a family tormented by
The Arts of Learning and Communication
Language: en
Pages: 632
Authors: Benedict M. Ashley
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009-09-01 - Publisher: Wipf and Stock Publishers

The present book is a tool for the teaching of the liberal arts in high school, or in the freshman year of college for those students whose high school studies were inadequate. It is intended to be at once a handbook and a textbook. As a handbook it should be
Toward a Theory of Cognitive Poetics
Language: en
Pages: 699
Authors: Reuven Tsur
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-02-01 - Publisher: Liverpool University Press

Provides a comprehensive view of poetry, with chapters the sound stratum of poetry; the units-of-meaning stratum; the world stratum; regulative concepts; and the poetry of orientation and disorientation. This book consists of samples from the author's study of the rhythmical performance of poetry and the expressiveness of speech sounds.