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Title Novels for students. Volume 51 : presenting analysis, context, and criticism on commonly studied novels / Sara Constantakis, project editor ; foreword by Anne Devereaux Jordan
Published Farmington Hills, Mich. : Gale, Cengage Learning, [2016]
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Description 1 online resource (xix, 357 pages) : illustrations, portraits
Series Gale virtual reference library.
Contents Age of iron / J.M. Coetzee -- Between shades of gray / Ruta Sepetys -- Christ in concrete / Pietro di Donato -- Crescent / Diana Abu-Jaber -- The last picture show / Larry McMurtry -- Life of pi -- Lucy / Jamaica Kincaid -- The moviegoer / Walker Percy -- The ocean at the end of the lane / Neil Gaiman -- The prime of Miss Jean Brodie -- The return of the soldier / Rebecca West -- Sarah's key / Tatiana de Rosnay -- Thirteen reasons why / Jay Asher -- Under the feet of Jesus / Helena Maria Viramontes
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
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes
Notes Print version record
Subject Abu-Jaber, Diana. Crescent
Asher, Jay, 1975- Thirteen reasons why.
Coetzee, J. M., 1940- Age of iron
Di Donato, Pietro, 1911-1992. Christ in concrete
Gaiman, Neil. Ocean at the end of the lane
Kincaid, Jamaica. Lucy.
Martel, Yann. Life of Pi
McMurtry, Larry. Last picture show.
Percy, Walker, 1916-1990. Moviegoer.
Rosnay, Tatiana de, 1961- Sarah's key
Sepetys, Ruta. Between shades of gray.
Spark, Muriel. Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Viramontes, Helena María, 1954- Under the feet of Jesus
West, Rebecca, 1892-1983. Return of the soldier
Life of Pi (Motion picture)
Prime of Miss Jean Brodie (Motion picture)
Age of Iron (Coetzee, J.M.)
Last picture show (McMurtry, Larry)
Life of Pi (Martel, Yann)
Lucy (Kincaid, Jamaica)
Moviegoer (Percy, Walker)
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, editor.
Jordan, Anne Devereaux, writer of supplementary textual content.
ISBN 1410314308