Novels for Students, Vol. 8

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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 included in this volume are: 

  • As I Lay Dying by William Faulkner
  • The Brothers Karamazov by Fedor Mikhailovich Dostoevsky
  • The Call of the Wild by Jack London
  • Don Quixote by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra
  • Empire of the Sun by J. G. Ballard
  • The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien
  • Kindred by Octavia Butler
  • The Master and Margarita by Mikhail Bulgakov
  • The Old Gringo by Carlos Fuentes
  • On the Road by Jack Kerouac
  • Sister Carrie by Theodore Dreiser
  • Song of Solomon by Toni Morrison
  • Ten Little Indians by Agatha Christie
  • them by Joyce Carol Oates
  • To the Lighthouse by Virginia Woolf