Novels for Students, Vol. 2


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:

  • The Chocolate War by Robert Cormier
  • Dinner at the Homesick Restaurant by Anne Tyler
  • Flowers for Algernon by Daniel Keyes
  • The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  • Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad
  • The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros
  • I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings by Maya Angelou
  • Invisible Man by Ralph Ellison
  • Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  • My Ántonia by Willa Cather
  • One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest by Ken Kesey
  • A Separate Peace by John Knowles
  • Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  • To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  • Wuthering Heights by Emily Brontë