From the beginning of Civil War to Atlanta burning to the political aftermath of the Emancipation Proclamation and the Reconstruction era, Margaret Mitchell’s Gone With the Wind depicts a society thorn asunder by war.
According to an article in The Telegraph, there is greater interest in crime fiction today than with any other fiction genre. Sir Arthur Conan Doyle may have popularized crime/detective fiction, but in 1841 Edgar Allan Poe penned the first detective story with The Murders in the Rue Morgue. Ever since, crime fiction has continued to […]
The Story of Hong Gildong, one of the most significant works of Korean literature, tells the tale of a young man from a noble family who achieves greatness despite his social status.
Great stories are often times the unexpected and the most peculiar ones. Madeleine L’Engle’s Newbery Award winning classic A Wrinkle In Time follows the journey of Meg Murry, with her brother and her friend, through space and time to find her missing father.