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Practical Classics free pdf What do the great books of your youth have to say about your life now? Remember reading "Catcher in the Rye "and "The Great Gatsby" in high school? How about" Slaughterhouse-Five" and "Pride and Prejudice"? Would you read them again now that no one's grading you, just for your own enjoyment? This book helps you decide to do just that. Author Kevin Smokler will guide you through fifty books commonly assigned in high school English class and show you why you'd probably enjoy rereading the same books as an adult. Smokler's essays on the classics - witty, down-to-earth, appreciative, and insightful - are divided into ten sections, each covering an archetypical stage of life - from youth and first love to family, loss, and the future. The author not only reminds you about the essential features of each great book but gives you a practical, real-world reason why revisiting it in adulthood is not only enjoyable but useful. Can "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn" help you cope with aging? What does "To Kill a Mockingbird" have to say about being a parent? How about "Fahrenheit 451" on not getting stuck in a crappy job? "Practical Classics" gives you an incentive to reread and a reason why. "From the Trade Paperback edition."

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Author : Kevin Smokler
Publisher : Prometheus Books
Data Published : 01 January 2013
ISBN : 1306927773
EAN : 9781306927772
Format Book : PDF, Epub, DOCx, TXT
Number of Pages : pages
Age + : 15 years
Language : English
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