Category: Humanities

A Poetry Handbook

With passion, wit, and good common sense, the celebrated poet Mary Oliver tells of the basic ways a poem is built-meter and rhyme, form and...

The Old Man and the Sea

The Old Man and the Sea, an apparently simple fable, represents the mature Hemingway at his best.   He was awarded the Nobel Prize for Literature...

Julius Caesar (No Fear Shakespeare)

Read Shakespeare’s plays in all their brilliance—and understand what every word means!   Don’t be intimidated by Shakespeare! These popular guides make the Bard’s plays...

501 Spanish Verbs (Barron’s 501 Verbs)

The world’s bestselling Spanish verbs reference book has just gotten better! The authors focus directly on a command of Spanish verbs–and fluency in Spanish starts...

The Elements of Style (4th Edition)

You know the authors’ names. You recognize the title. You’ve probably used this book yourself. This is The Elements of Style, the classic style manual,...