Novels for Students, Vol. 7


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 Accidental Tourist by Anne Tyler
  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
  • The Caine Mutiny by Herman Wouk
  • Candide by Voltaire
  • Fried Green Tomatoes at the Whistle Stop CafĂ© by Fannie Flagg
  • The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck
  • The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy by Douglas Adams
  • Kitchen by Banana Yoshimoto
  • A Lesson Before Dying by Ernest J. Gaines
  • Mama Day by Gloria Naylor
  • Moby-Dick by Herman Melville
  • Native Son by Richard Wright
  • 1984 by George Orwell
  • A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man by James Joyce
  • The Trial by Franz Kafka