The Demon Inc teens team up with Mike Rawlins and his ever-faithful dog to give as good as they get in what is a great rendition of hell on earth for the monsters. OTHER BOOK SERIES YOU MAY LIKE: Many Mike Rawlins fans also enjoy the Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins. The series of novels is about a fictional world where two girl are chosen from a district to fight to the death with only one survivor coming out. Mike Rawlins fans also love the His Dark Materials series by Philip Pullman. The His Dark Materials are fantasy novels following the adventures of Will Parry and Lyra Belaqua, two children coming to age as they wander a set of parallel
A Clash of Kings, book two of George R. R. Martin’s series “A Song of Ice and Fire”, is yet another epic fantasy novel where Martin hurls your mind into a land with amazing characters, fantastic descriptions of settings, clothing, and food. Martin focuses on many themes, such as warfare, society and class, family, manipulation, power, mortality, coming of age, gender, and duty. The characters are so well-written that I cannot choose a favourite. Daenerys is among the top five, because she is the mother of freaking DRAGONS. I don’t know about you, but when I was a kid reading fantasy novels I always wanted to grow up to be a dragon-riding-wizard Queen.
Literary texts can depict many problems and situations resonating with its readers. The English author George Orwell addresses situations like governmental control, historical periods marked by oppression and social problems like conformism. These topics are depicted in his works such as the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four and the essay “Shooting an Elephant” that is read by many students worldwide. Using these topics as an example, why should secondary students read these works by George Orwell? Firstly, though published 68 years ago, the novel Nineteen Eighty-Four can give students in secondary school a greater understanding of today’s government.
Dan Brown Biography & Background Dan Brown is the best selling author of ‘The Da Vinci Code’, among many other best sellers such as ‘Angel’s & Demon’s’, ‘The Lost Symbol’ and his most recent work - ‘Deception Point’. Born and raised in Exeter, New Hampshire in The USA. The eldest of three children, he attended the high-end school Phillips Exeter Academy where his father was a maths teacher, in 1982. His mother, Constance, was a professional musician involved in performing sacred music. Despite the fact that Brown graduated from Phillips Exeter, he had actually attended a local public school until the ninth grade.
Also, there is no doubt that in each and every book there is always a path clearly laid out for the reader to follow; each book has a new adventure to be conquered and lessons to be learned. Throughout the stories as Harry grows in his knowledge of wizardry we learn too, but we also learn about life and have great wisdom bestowed upon us. All of the stories told throughout the series have a great ending, but running through all of them leads to the final book and ending point. It is in the last book where the readers have all of their heartbreak, anger, love, and victory fulfilled. The ending of Harry Potter is a magnificent one that cannot be matched.
This is where he finds out that he is famous in the wizarding community, for defeating Voldamort as a baby. He soon settles into Hogwarts and makes two close friends, Ron and Hermione. The novel depicts his journey through his first year at school, along with the magical trials and battles that go with it. I will be discussing the marketing
In her classes we have also read a variety of great novels with my favorite being The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald. For our final exam of my sophomore year we were assigned to write an essay called “The Pitfalls of the American Dream” in which we compared the main protagonist of The Great Gatsby with the main protagonist of Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller (a play we read in class). To this day this assignment is one of my favorite portfolio pieces because it discusses my favorite book read in school and showcases the writing skills that Ms. Murphy helped me to
From 1957 until 1961 Heaney studied at Queen’s University in Belfast. It was here that he was impressed by the work of Robert Frost and Ted Hughes and so started writing his own poetry, some of which was published in the school’s literary magazine. He received a degree in English language and literature with first-class honors and moved on to post-graduate work and attaining a teacher’s certificate at St. Joseph’s College of Education in Belfast. Ali studied for a B. A. in the Humanities (1968) at the University of Kashmir; he then went to the University of Delhi for a Master's Degree (1970) in English literature and taught there until 1975.
During his time of childhood Lazlo would pretend to be one of the Weep’s fierce warriors on the front line in battle. He goes to visit the great library of Zosma and the head libertarian named Hyrrokin ends up taking Lazlo in as his apprentice. Over the next seven years Lazlo reads books on books to gain knowledge and the sense of adventure eventually giving him the name “strange the dreamer”. A famed alchemist named Thyon Nero requests a book that Lazlo has been writing which documented his studies and musings over the past seven years. After Lazlo gives Thyon his book he sees a great white bird which is a symbol of the Warriors of Zosma.
The Manipulation of Ender The book, Ender’s Game, is a book full of interesting events. A six year old boy named Ender Wiggin goes to Battle School, where he is continually tested and trained to become an elite commander. He succeeds at Battle School and eventually goes to Command School, where he leads his army to victory over the bugger troops. Because of this, the world is safe from being destroyed by the buggers. Even though Ender and his fleet are successful in defeating the buggers, Ender’s intelligence and skill is taken advantage of throughout the book.