• Jane Eyre Love Rochester Finds
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    'You think I have no feelings, and that I can do without one bit of kindness; but I can not live so: and you have no pity.' (p. 45) A prevailing theme of Jane Eyre is Jane's ceaseless search for love and acceptance. Jane journeys throughout England in search of love, which she has been deprived of at Gateshead. As a young girl of eight, she plainly seeks comfort and care, but following her departure from Lowood, her maturation creates her desire for love. Jane's plight is her lack of love which ...
  • Jane Eyre The Settings
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    Jane Eyre: The Settings Throughout Jane Eyre, as Jane herself moves from one physical location to another, the settings in which she finds herself vary considerably. Bronte makes the most of this necessity by carefully arranging those settings to match the differing circumstances Jane finds herself in at each. As Jane grows older and her hopes and dreams change, the settings she finds herself in are perfectly attuned to her state of mind, but her circumstances are always defined by the walls, re...
  • The Time Machine Fourth Dimension
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    I choose The Time Machine, by H. G. Wells, for my movie book comparison. H. G. Wells copyrighted it in 1895. Rod Taylor and YvetteMimieux played the main characters in the movie. It was directed by George Pal and opened in the year of 1960. There were two main characters in the book and the movie. One of them was the time traveler, George, whom Rod Taylor played. And the other one was Weena, the child like woman that George the time traveler saves. Yvette Mi mieux played her. Both the characte...
  • A Walk To Remember
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    In 1958 Landon Carter is teenager who spends most of his time hanging out with his friends and trying hard to ignore the responsibilities of adulthood. Then Landon gets roped into acting the lead in the Christmas play. The lead role is played by Jamie Sullivan, A goodie two-shoes. Landon knows of Jamie Sullivan but never conversed with her. Landon begins to talk to Jamie, and soon finds himself becoming good friends with Jamie. Landon's friends make fun of and taunt him for hanging around with J...
  • Brain Plane Pilot Woods
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    Hatchet By- Gary Paulsen Time Line- Brian Robeson's parents get divorce- Brain boards a plane to go to his dad' house- The pilot of the plane gives flying lessons to Brain- The pilot has a heart attack and dies- Brain takes over the plane and crashes it into the Canadian woods- Brain is stranded- Brain explores the woods; finds berries and eats them; gets very ill- Brain makes himself shelter- Brain comes encounter with a porcupine: the porcupine attacks his legs causing Brain severe pain- Brain...
  • Rosemary Wells When No One Was Looking Ambition
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    Rosemary Well's When No One Was Looking: Ambition Rosemary Well's When No One Was Looking is a suspenseful story of a girl's ambition, friendship, and love of tennis, that takes her to the top. Although she is not beautiful, rich, or good in school, fourteen year old KathyBardy has a natural talent for tennis. One day, Kathy loses a match against Ruth Gumm that should have been simple for her. The next day Kathy finds out that Ruth is dead. Although Julia, Oliver, and Kathy's parents try to comf...
  • Robinson Crusoe Book Island Ship
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    A Book Report of Robinson Crusoe By Daniel Defoe The Book Robinson Crusoe is an adventure story about a man named Robinson Crusoe who's bad luck puts him alone on a desolate island. He has to survive through very tough conditions and keep his sanity. Throughout the book Crusoe question's himself and his faith time and time again, 'Why did god put me on this island all alone.' His faith in god fluctuates all through the story. At one point he becomes ill and his faith in god becomes so great he s...
  • Mark Anthony Crypt Of The Shadowking A Fantasy
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    Mark Anthony's 'Crypt of the Shadowking': A Fantasy Crypt of the Shadowking by Mark Anthony is a fantasy tale of the never ending struggle of good against evil. The Zhentarim, the hell-bent organization which is more concerned with making a profit than the greater good of all has taken over the city of a thousand spires. The Harpers, a loosely construed group of people who are always meddling in others affairs to keep the proverbial balance between good and evil in check, are ready to get the on...
  • The Most Dangerous Game
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    Richard Connell's 'The Most Dangerous Game'' is a story about hunting. The title describes it as the most dangerous. However, we do not find this out until the pro agonist, Sang e Rainsford meets the antagonist General Zaroff. The story also consists of many types of conflict to build suspense. First, there is external conflict when Rainsford falls from the ship into the ocean. It is Rainsford against nature. Can he survive? He manages to swim to a nearby island owned by Zaroff. He takes Rainsf...
  • Romeo Juliet Basic Summary
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    Montague servants confront Capulet noblemen in a street and the start a sword fight. It is broken up by the Prince who says that they next person to fight shall be killed. Benvolio confronts Romeo about him not being present at the fight in the street. Romeo tells Benvolio about Rosaline not liking him. Romeo is depressed. Romeo and Benvolio see guest list to a Capulet party and see Rosaline's name. Benvolio suggests Romeo get her back there. At the party, Tybalt, Juliet's cousin, notices Romeo...
  • A Perfect Murder Emily Steven David
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    A perfect murder Emily Taylor is married to Steven Taylor, she is very rich, he is a broker and has few time for her. So she betrays him with a painter called David, but she does not want to leave Steven for him. Steven plans to kill Emily as he finds out that she betrays him. But this is not the only reason for the murder: He made some mistakes in his business without her knowledge and needs her money to pay the debts. Steven meets David for the first time in a gallery. He tells him about his ...
  • Chapter Takiko Goro Tells
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    Of Nightingales That Weep Chapter 1 This chapter is about Takiko and her first family home. It tells a lot about her family. They talk about the war In this chapter also. Takiko's mother decides that she will remarry after her father dies. Takiko's finds out that her father is died. Chapter 2 This chapter the book tells about Goro who is Takiko's stepfather. Takiko finds out that Goro is a injured man. She thinks it will be very hard to live with Goro because of his problem. Chapter 3 This chap...
  • Mrs Love Simpson Grandpa Town
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    Rising Action: 1. Grandpa finds a wife who will live with him for his final days. Mary Lou seems to not like Mrs. Love Simpson living with her father but keeps quite about her disliking. 2. After the wedding, Mrs. Love Simpson has an unexpected visitor carrying an expensive saddle covered in gold and silver pieces. He finds Mrs. Love Simpson and with out saying a word, proceeds to kiss her in a passionate way. A grandpa walk in the door to find them standing in the room with lips interlocked, b...
  • The Holy Use Of Gossip
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    Elizabeth M. Stone Dr. Eve Davis Adv. Comm 2-3: 2010/11/01"The Holy Use of Gossip " This work explores the use of gossip and the meaning behind it. Kathleen Norris uses the stories from the town to build a demeanor for her argument on gossip. As a writer, she finds that gossip can be positive and negative, depending on who uses the gossip and for what reason. Gossip can provide comic relief for people under tension. It can strengthen communal bonds. Kathleen Norris finds that gossip is a helpfu...
  • Finding Forrester Gave Jamal
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    While reading Finding Forrester, I began to conclude that this is an outstanding film. In my opinion it depicts the great benefits of friendship and learning to face your fears. It was impossible to tell who benefits more from th e relationship and that is the way friendship is intended. Jamal, an outstanding student and writer forms an unbreakable bond with william Forrester, a prize winning novelist. Both of these characters also have a fear to overcome. One has a fear of his friends learning ...
  • Abby Proctor John Witchcraft
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    When Abigail Williams and a few of her friends were caught dancing naked in the woods, they start trying to make excuses. Betty Williams a 10 year old daughter of a priest fakes her sickness. So the priest thinks they were dancing for satan. Abigail denies the whole thing and says they were only just having fun. The Priest doesnt buy it so Abby starts going a little insane. She starts blaming the maid Tit uba, who was there slave from Barbados, they whip here until she confesses of witchcraft. ...
  • Adventures Of Huck Berry Finn
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    The adventures of huck le berry Finn is a very good book. The main character is of course Huck Finn. The book Starts of with Huckleberry finn in the town of st. petersburg. Huck is adopted by the widow douglas because his father Pap is never around and always abuses him. Huck shows that he finds religion very stupid and that he doesn't understand why anybody would pray at all. Miss watson has a black slave named jim who is a very kind hearted black man. You first see jim in the novel when huck ...
  • A Fantasy Finds The Nightstone
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    Crypt Fantasy A Fantasy Crypt of the Shadowking by Mark Anthony is a fantasy tale of the never ending struggle of good against evil. The Zhentarim, the hell-bent organization which is more concerned with making a profit than the greater good of all has taken over the city of a thousand spires. The Harpers, a loosely construed group of people who are always meddling in others affairs to keep the proverbial balance between good and evil in check, are ready to get the once bustling trade city back ...
  • Letters From Nettie Celie Shug Fonso
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    The novel begins with the rape of a young black girl named Celie by her father, Fonso. Her mother gies of mental illness and Celie gives birth to 2 children. Fonso leads Celie to believe he had them killed. Then, one day in town she sees her daughter with another woman. It is at this time that her sister, Nettie gains a boyfriend named Mr... He seeks Nettie's hand in marriage but is refused by Fonso. Instead, Fonso offers Celie. Mr. accepts and she lives with him and his children miserably. He ...
  • Arsenic And Old Lace
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    Beginning with acts such as Abbott and Costello, and episodes of "I Love Lucy," humor is often the result of a misunderstanding. In the movie, "Arsenic and Old Lace," the plot combines murder and insanity. "Arsenic and Old Lace," seemingly outlines a mystery or drama, however with the addition of misunderstanding, it becomes a comedy. The humor is drawn from the characters' relationships with one another as well as the characters themselves, being misunderstood. The movie centers on two sisters,...