This guide deals with the themes, genre and narrative technique within these four classic American novels: To Kill a Mockingbird, Native Son, Catcher in the Rye, and Catch 22. A close reading and comparison of the texts will provide a rich source of idea for intelligent and inventive ways of approaching the novels. Also included in this guide are detailed reading plans for all four novels, questions for essays and discussion,contextual material, suggested texts for complementary and comparative reading, a biography and bibliography for each author and a glossary of literary terms.
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An essential guide to the works of Joseph Heller, Catch 22; J.D. Salinger, Catcher in the Rye; Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird; and Richard Wright, Native Son.About the Author:
Margaret Reynolds and Jonathan Noakes have between them more than thirty years teaching experience. Their
association with Vintage and with the authors guarantees a series that is lively, informative and fun.
Margaret Reynolds is a writer, teacher, critic, and broadcaster. Her 1992 edition of Elizabeth Barrett Browning's "Aurora Leigh" won the British Academy's Rose Mary Crawshay Prize.
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Book Description Random House UK, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0099445069
Book Description Random House UK, 2003. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110099445069