Category «Literature»

The Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter The book of Nathaniel Hawthorne “The Scarlet Letter” was published in 1850 and caused a wide resonance among readers in Europe. It truly tells the story and the history of that time, the XVII-th century that was going on at that time. The reader is given a picture of the morals of …

Divergent

Divergent The “Divergent” novel of an American writer Veronique Roth.The plot is based on the meaning of anti-utopia. The book has 3 parts. It is a bestseller and has a screen version which was in 2014. The events in the book are described in the city of Chicago where chaos and devastation reign, which leads …

Oh, the Places You’ll Go!

Oh, the Places You’ll Go! A book written by Dr. Seuss (children’s author)It was first published in 1990. The book is based on the fact that life is a journey with trials.The main character travels to different places in a geometric form, where in the end he comes to the waiting placeIllustrations in the book …

The Tell-Tale Heart

The Tell-Tale Heart The Tell-Tale Heart – a story written by Edgar Poe which was published in 1943.The plot of the story is that an unknown person professes his deception, he kills an old man with whom he lives together and embraces it because the old man had an evil eye that irritated the murderer.The …

The Scorch Trials

The first book by James Dashner from the series “Running Through the Labyrinth”.The genre is based on the theme of youth anti-utopia. Waking up from a dream the main character turns in the elevator and then in a stone labyrinth where he meets other teenagers, who found themselves in a similar situation. All those who …

Slaughterhouse number five

Slaughterhouse number five “Slaughterhouse number five” 1969 – an autobiographical novel by Kurt Vonnegut on the bombing of Dresden during World War II.After the bombing of the port of Pearl Harbor, Kurt Vonnegut voluntarily joined the ranks of the US armed forces and participated in the Second World War. In 1944, he was captured during …

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time

The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time is the novel of the British writer Mark Haddon, released in 2003. The protagonist of the novel is a 15-year-old boy named Christopher John Francis Boone, who suffers from autism. After the publication of the novel began …

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark 

Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark is – a children’s book written by Alvin Schwartz.The book consists of 3 parts, in which various stories are presented. These stories are based on folk art and urban legends that has been collected throughout the years by the author. The first part …

An Abundance of Katherines

An Abundance of Katherines A book from the author of the bestsellers “The Stars are Blamed” and “Paper Cities”. The child prodigy Colin Odinets has just graduated from school and is depressed. Together with Khasan’s best friend, he goes on an unforgettable journey that will forever change his life. Friends will experience amazing adventures, deduce …

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn The novel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn has long become a classic and is considered by many to be the most significant contribution of Mark Twain to American and world literature. In simple, accessible language, with kindness and humor, through his young hero, the author acquaints the reader with the …