Poetry, Drama & Criticism Books

English Fairy Tales (Everyman's Library CHILDREN'S CLASSICS)

Edition Everyman's Library Children's Classics, First Impression, 1993. Contains complete texts from the early publications in 1890 and 1894, with illustrations by John Batten. ISBN: 1-85715-917-9. HARDBACK. 430 pages, size: 16.3 x 21 x 2.8 cm. Just light tan to paper edges. Other than that, the unread book remains in excellent condition throughout. Text all clean, neat and tight. Prompt dispatch from UK.

3: How to Write a Children's Picture Book Volume III: Figures of Speech

Many of us think of children's picture books as being written mostly with simple declarative sentences. What an eye-opener to learn that they are actually filled with delightful figures of speech. I am not talking here about the common figures of speech we learn about in grade school: simile, onomatopoeia, alliteration, hyperbole and personification. I am talking about more subtle and sophisticate...

The Wonderful Adventures of Nils

In this classic Swedish folk tale, Nils is shrunk to a tiny size by a dwarf, and carried across Sweden by a flock of wild geese.

Oscar Wilde: The Complete Collection [contains links to free audiobooks] (The Picture Of Dorian Gray + Lady Windermere’s Fan + The Importance of Being ... + Lord Arthur Savile’s Crime and many mor

This ebook contains all of Oscar Wilde's plays (including the fragments), his only novel, his fairy tales and short stories, the poems, all of his essays, lectures, reviews, and other newspaper articles, based on the 1909 edition of his works.

It also links to FREE AUDIOBOOKS that can be downloaded to your device!

For easier navigation, there are tables of contents for each section and one for the whole volume. At the end of each text there are links bringing you back to the respective contents tables. I have also added an alphabetical index for the poems and a combined one for all the essays, lectures, articles, and reviews.

Contents:

THE PLAYS.

Vera or the Nihilists, The Duchess of Padua, Lady Windermere's Fan, A Woman of No Importance, An Ideal Husband, The Importance of Being Earnest, Salome (the French original and Bosie's translation, and the fragments of La Sainte Courtisane and A Florentine Tragedy.

THE NOVEL.

The Picture of Dorian Gray.

THE STORIES.

All the stories and tales from The Happy Prince and Other Tales, Lord Arthur Savile's Crime and Other Stories (incl. The Portrait of Mr. W.H.), and A House of Pomegranates.

THE POEMS.

The Collected Poems of O.W.

THE ESSAYS etc.

The four essays from 'Intentions', The Soul of Man under Socialism, De Profundis (the unabridged version!), The Rise of Historical Criticism, the lectures (The English Renaissance in Art, House Decoration, Art and the Handicraftsman, Lecture to Art Students)

Station Life in New Zealand

Routledge's Manual of Etiquette

Kindle Reviews: How to Get More Reviews for Your Kindle Book. (Write Free Book Series)

Book Reviews teaches you how to get more reviews following proven methods used by publishers and successful independent authors. These methods are approved by Amazon (and other book vendors) and don't violate terms of service.

Learn to avoid methods that get your account banned, and how to get some types of negative reviews removed.

Nothing In This World Is Free, Just Poetry!

Nothing in this world is free, except poetry so come on aboard this free journey into this poets mind, he will introduce you to his poems that are carved from his memories and fantasies, every poem found in this free e-book is a preview of what can be found in his two paperback books. This is just a free taste to tingle your taste buds and have you begging for more

Is it only an optical illusion? this is why the pieces of the puzzle are shattered and the boundaries between the poetical world and that of hard-lined writers of classical romances are blurred, he teases you with tales of fantasy and stories of dancing cats, his wild imagination takes you on an adventure that never seems to end.

This upcoming indie poet continues to surprise us with his imagination and depth of writing and has continued to write deep and darker over the last years, every struggle becomes a verse and every war becomes a poem.

Natural intelligence

This 10-hour free course looked at how simple creatures do much of what we want machines to do and how we can build machines with the same abilities.

How to Write Poems: A Practical Guide (2nd Edition)

People write poems because it's a fun and challenging way to be creative. If you already enjoy expressing yourself with words, then you are a good candidate for learning how to write poems, or for improving your ability to write them. HOW TO WRITE POEMS: A PRACTICAL GUIDE is an introduction to the theory and practice of English poetry. It is meant for beginning writers of poetry, as well as for more experienced writers. PART ONE: THEORY covers aspects of poetry that have been used in traditional English poetry. This part includes an introduction to meters, rhymes, stanzas, and so on. PART TWO: PRACTICE includes practical examples with dozens of mini-exercises. Several popular expressions of poetry are examined, including blank verse, ballads, sonnets, limericks, parodies, and more. PART THREE: EXAMPLE POEMS contains over thirty of the author's own poems. These poems represent a variety of forms and structures.

How To Live On 24 Hours A Day

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

Ghosts

The Cossacks

Tom Brown's School Days

Utopia

Father Goriot

The Story of the Treasure Seekers

Witch and other stories

Thirty-One Years On the Plains and in the Mountains: Or, the Last Voice From the Plains. an Authentic Record of a Life Time of Hunting, Trapping, Scouting and Indian Fighting in the Far West

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work. This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

China;

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.This work is in the public domain in the United States of America, and possibly other nations. Within the United States, you may freely copy and distribute this work, as no entity (individual or corporate) has a copyright on the body of the work.As a reproduction of a historical artifact, this work may contain missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. Scholars believe, and we concur, that this work is important enough to be preserved, reproduced, and made generally available to the public. We appreciate your support of the preservation process, and thank you for being an important part of keeping this knowledge alive and relevant.

The Story of Ireland

Jorrocks' Jaunts and Jollities

Self-Help

Our Lady of Silk

Our Lady of Silk is a collection of poems. Includes the text of the bonus book Myth of the Eternal Return. The poetry of Jerome Brooke has been extensively reviewed. REVIEWS have said: ..".poems that create images of the cycle of history. The world of the paleolithic, the age of knights and castles, and the End Times. The world will begin anew, and all will return, endlessly. The poems of Jerome Brooke have been described as: 'Savage and barbarous ... intricate and complex ... horrific. ...talent, interest, and clarity of diction (Joseph Hart. -- Isles of Myst Review) * * * * ...the poems remind me of ancient primeval legends ... . The imagery is active and personified (Joseph G Phillips. -- New Mirage Quarterly) * * * * ...A terse series of quatrains which evoke the cold and dark realms ... of the Ice Age.' (Carol Hamilton, New Mirage Quarterly). * * * * His work is: 'A timeless tradition of honor, bravery, and romance. ... tales of mediaeval warfare ... spell-binding. Charming and seductive ... . (Lorraine Tolliver, New Mirage Quarterly). * * * * The work of the poet has images of: 'Battle, victories, defiance, perseverance ring melodiously throughout the pages ... . The victor within us all prevails. (Paul Truttman, Western Archipelago). * * * * The poems are: 'Primitive, barbaric, spare, austere, but eloquent ... frightening. The images .. are savage. The poems are exciting and moody. (Joseph Hart, Isles of Myst Review).

The 'why' and 'what' of educational leadership and management

This 8-hour free course explored educational leadership and management, and how undertaking research can contribute to good practice.

More working with charts, graphs and tables

Studying this 15-hour free course enabled you to build on skills of interpreting information represented in charts, graphs and tables.

The importance of interpersonal skills

This 3-hour free course demonstrated the importance of interpersonal skills in the successful management of people and workplace tasks in general.