Category: Literary

Bruce Hale: An Author Kids Love (Authors Kids Love)

Michelle Parker-Rock

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The Greek word “bios,” “life,” is the origin of the English word “biography.” The plural of “bios” is “bioi.” The genre of ancient Graeco-Roman biographies was known as “bioi” or “lives.” The Openings of the four NT Gospels exhibit the characteristics of Graeco-Roman Bioi. Already a title on the Indies Introduce list for Summer/Fall 2016 and a Seventeen magazine pick for "What's Hot This Month," THE WEIGHT OF ZERO is poignant, honest and above all, respectful.
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J.R.R. Tolkien: Master of Imaginary Worlds (Authors Teens

Edward Willett

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We were really surprised by the overall quality of submissions and are now seriously considering publishing an anthology of “unlisted” stories, just to make sure that other deserving entries are not lost in the sea of stories. At the White House she hosted performances of opera, ballet, Shakespeare and modern jazz, all performed by American companies. A spokesperson for the rights of workers, Dolores Huerta helped create the National Farm Workers Association.
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Mythmaker: The Story of J. K. Rowling (Who Wrote That?)**OUT

Charles J. Shields

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Born in Ireland in 1667, Jonathan Swift defiantly clung to his Englishness. Catharine’s story is exceptional and seems very different from Elizabeth Cary’s laborious efforts to bribe servants for candles, her slow conversion, and her many languages rapidly learned and gradually forgotten. Exhibit was held at the Library of Congress 1939., (Order No: 51764 ), $20.00 321. ( Whitman ), Walt Whitman Foundation, WALT WHITMAN FOUNDATION BULLETIN - SPECIAL NUMBER COMMEMORATING THE CENTENARY OF THE FIRST EDITION OF HIS LEAVES OF GRASS, Walt Whitman Foundation, Camden, NJ, 1955, 68pp, very good, wraps (softcover), Contents include: American Experiment; In Memoriam John Duncan Spaeth; Whitman Bibliography, 1944-1955; Walt Whitman Speaks for Himself; Bard of American Democracy; A Note on Horace Traubel; and, Book Reviews., (Order No: 45024 ), $30.00 322. ( Whittier ), Flower, B.
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Mildred Taylor (Library of Author Biographies)

Gillian Houghton

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In what can be considered the most serious theoretical discussion of historiography that survives from the ancient world—Lucian's How to Write History—the author emphasizes that the historian must ‘sacrifice to truth alone.’ So apparently at least some ancient historians knew and cared about such things.”31 7. Scarisbrick, The Life of the Lady Trevor Warner, sigs. Irish, English, French, Scottish; Jacqueline Kennedy was half-Irish, her mother being the granddaughter of four immigrants from County Cork, who came to New York during the 1840's potato famine.
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Will's Words: How William Shakespeare Changed the Way You

Jane Sutcliffe, John Shelley

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C3v, C5–C5v, D6v. © 2003 English Literary Renaissance, Inc. 340 English Literary Renaissance well, he beheld her one day amongst the servants in the kitchin, as he pass’d by, and going directly to his chamber, which was accessible but by one pair of stairs, he found her there upon her knees, with much astonishment, as after that he profess’d, he never thought time lost in housekeeping which she spent in prayer.”32 Even this English gentlewoman is presented as requiring miraculous powers to meet the demands of housekeeping and devotion.
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The Tarantula in My Purse: and 172 Other Wild Pets

Jean Craighead George

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For younger children want to be like the older ones and, in these stories, they share the feelings of story characters. The collections include books by and about him, local and oral history, audio-visual materials, artwork, and theses. Her father’s success in banking was evidenced by the family’s unusually large home, a three-story mansion in the Chesnut Hill section of Brookline, Massachusetts. This intentionality is also a distance: consciousness is not identical with its objects, but is intended consciousness" (quoted from Dr.
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Inside the Secret Garden: A Treasury of Crafts, Recipes, and

Carolyn Strom Collins

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Books submitted for consideration in this Lammy cycle must be published between January 1 and December 31, 2016. – The Lammy submission period runs from August 22nd to December 1, 2016. – If your book will be published between December 1 and December 31, 2016, you must request an extension at awards@lambdaliterary.org before the December 1 deadline. – A shortlist of finalists in each category will be announced by early March 2017. What is the author's stance in each passage?
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Triumph O/Imag: Jk Rowling (OA) (Overcoming Adversity)

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The poet uses two stanzas mentioning "the perfect rose" and the man while there are only two lines about the limousine. "Its always just my luck to get one perfect rose" she has no experience in meeting anyone who would send her a limousine before. What form would a Gospel writer have used to describe Jesus' life even if he wished to avoid the genre of biography?”39 5. Slideshare uses cookies to improve functionality and performance, and to provide you with relevant advertising. Contrast with exact rhyme, perfect rhyme, rhyme, eye rhyme, and inexact rh yme.
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Your Favorite Authors

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Generally, but not exclusively, published by university presses. They are useful companions to the fiction, and help to reveal the mythopoeic or myth-making aspects of the authors. Our experienced editors have worked with thousands of writers over the past 12 years, assessing their manuscripts and providing invaluable feedback, copy-editing their novels to ensure every sentence reads well or proofreading their manuscripts to make every word perfect.
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The Life and Times of Homer (Biography from Ancient

Kathleen Tracy

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The Literary Encyclopedia is an online reference work for English-language readers interested in broad literary and cultural matters. I realize there are other places you can turn to for information on agents, but the... Aside from our Literary Agents database, another useful resource for finding detailed information on how to find and obtain an agent is Jeff Herman’s Guide to Book Publishers, Editors, and Literary Agents (Sourcebooks, 2010).
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