Category «Life»

The Catcher in the Rye

The Catcher in the Rye “The Catcher in the Rye” – a novel by the American writer Jerome Salinger.It is on behalf of a 17-year-old boy named Holden frankly tells about his heightened perception of American reality and rejection of the general canons and morals of modern society. The work was immensely popular both among …

The Cask of Amontillado

The Cask of Amontillado “The Cask of Amontillado” is the story of Edgar Allan Poe, first published in 1846. The story takes place in an unnamed Italian city, at an unreported time (probably in the 18th century). The story is from the first person, the narrator narrates his mortal revenge to his friend, who allegedly …

Into the Wild

Into the Wild John Krakauer (born April 12, 1954) is an American writer, journalist and climber. Among the most famous of his works – the book “In the wild.” In the book described how a young man from a wealthy family gets hitchhiked to Alaska, where all alone, hunting and collecting food, lives in an …

How to Win Friends and Influence People

Book written by Dale Carnegie. Book’s contest: The book consists of simple tips that should influence your relationship with the community. The book contains many quotations of great people. My opinion: the truth, he lists very literal ways like “Smile, this is a very simple way to produce a first impression that is profitable for …