Novels for Students, Vol. 15


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. Titles in this volume include:

  • A Clockwork Orange by Anthony Burgess
  • The Country of the Pointed Firs by Sarah Orne Jewett
  • Demian by Hermann Hesse
  • The House of Mirth by Edith Wharton
  • In the Castle of My Skin by George Lamming
  • The Last King of Scotland by Giles Foden
  • Looking Backward: 2000–1887 by Edward Bellamy
  • Losing Battles by Eudora Welty
  • Main Street by Sinclair Lewis
  • The Mayor of Casterbridge by Thomas Hardy
  • Rumble Fish by S. E. Hinton
  • Shizuko's Daughter by Kyoko Mori
  • Shoeless Joe by W. P. Kinsella