Novels for Students, Vol. 3


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 covered in this volume includes:

  • Animal Farm by George Orwell
  • Annie John by Jamaica Kincaid
  • The Awakening by Kate Chopin
  • Crime and Punishment by Fyodor Dostoyevsky
  • Cry, the Beloved Country by Alan Paton
  • Democracy by Joan Didion
  • Ellen Foster by Kaye Gibbons
  • The Giver by Lois Lowry
  • Grendel by John Gardner
  • Obasan by Joy Kogawa
  • A Passage to India by E. M. Forster
  • Slaughterhouse-Five by Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
  • Tess of the d'Urbervilles by Thomas Hardy
  • Their Eyes Were Watching God by Zora Neale Hurston
  • Wise Blood by Flannery O'Connor
  • A Yellow Raft in Blue Water by Michael Dorris