Fiction Summaries

Prince Caspian

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

When the Pevensie children go to Narnia for the second time it is as if King Arthur had come back to England today. This story takes place a year after the children had gone to Narnia the first time, but they find that hundreds of years had passed in Narnian time. During that time Narnia […]

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Wuthering Heights

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“infobox Book “ name Wuthering Heights image image caption Cover of Penguin Popular Classics edition author Emily Bronte country England language English language genre(s) tragedy, Gothic publisher Penguin release date 1847 media type Hardback and Paperback pages 279 isbn 0140620125 Against the wild stormy background of the Northern English Moors, the passion of Heathcliff and […]

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Voyage of the Dawn Treader

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

In the adventurous third installment of C.S. Lewis’ Narnia tales, the two younger Pevensie children return to Narnia with their unwilling cousin Eustace (should have been named “Useless”) and travel with the now adult King Caspian on a high sea adventure. The story begins with the two younger Pevensie children, Lucy and Edmund, being sent […]

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The Fellowship of the Ring

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

In this first book of The Lord of the Rings trilogy, an aging Bilbo Baggins decides to leave the Shire and spend his remaining days at Rivendell. He leaves all his worldly possessions to his nephew, Frodo, including the magic ring he found on his earlier travels (see The Hobbit). Gandalf, the wizard, who has […]

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Dune

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“Book” Title Dune External Link http://www.enotes.com/dune Author Herbert, Frank   The first novel by Frank Herbert sets the year as 10,190 After Guild; a period in our distant future at a time where much historical knowledge of humanity’s past has been lost, although some cultural and religious traditions remain. The calendar used in this time […]

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Holes

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Stanley Yelnats the 4th is accused of stealing a pair of sneakers donated to charity by a famous athlete, Clyde Livingston. He is sentenced to 18 months at Camp Green Lake, a boys’ juvenile detention center in Texas. There, each boy must spend his day in the desert, which contained a lake during the 1800s, […]

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A Thousand Splendid Suns

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“Book” Title A Thousand Splendid Suns Link http://www.enotes.com/thousand-splendid-suns Author Hosseini, Khaled Characters Mariam, an ethnic Tajik, born in 1959, is a 15-year-old girl when the book begins. The story centers around her and the events of her life as they intertwine with Laila’s. Nana is Mariam’s mother, who used to be a servant in Jalil’s house […]

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The Richest Man in Babylon

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

Ahead of any person lies their future with ambitions and dreams. To fulfil those ambitions and realize those dreams, people need to learn how to be successful with money. The basic principles of effective money management are: 1. Save at least 10-percent of all that you earn for an investment fund for the future. 2. […]

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The Hobbit

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

The Hobbit is a novel by J.R.R Tolkien,author of Lord Of The Rings. The novel is about the journey of a hobbit called Bilbo Baggins, along with Gandalf The Gray, and twelve dwarves. The purpose for their journey was to reach the Misty Mountain and take back Thorin’s treasures from the dragon, Smaug. Bilbo was […]

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Eldest

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

    “Infobox Book “ name Eldest image image caption Knopf Edition author Christopher Paolini cover artist John Jude Palencar country United States language English series Inheritance Cycle subject Fantasy genre Fantasy publisher Alfred A. Knopf release date August 23, 2005 media type Print (hardcover and paperback) and audio-CD pages 668 pp (hardcover edition) isbn […]

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Twilight

  • Last updated on March 25, 2021

“Infobox Book” name Twilight image image caption Cover of Twilight author Stephenie Meyer country United States language English series Twilight series genre Young adult, Fantasy, Romance publisher Little, Brown and Company release date October 5, 2005 pages 512 isbn 0316160172 followed by New Moon Twilight is a young adult vampire-romance novel written by author Stephenie […]

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