Category Archives: Literature

RIP Ulick O’Connor 1954–2019

Title: Writer and critic Ulick O’Connor dies aged 91 Publisher : RTE Online Source: https://www.rte.ie/culture/2019/1007/1081602-ulick-oconnor/ The Internet, Online, 15/10/2019 Sample Text: Writer, poet, historian and critic Ulick O’Connor has died at the age of 91. Born in Rathgar in Dublin … Continue reading

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Harvard Publishes Living Better, Living Longer Report

  Title: Living Better, Living Longer Author: Harvard Medical School & Robert Schreiber, Harvard Publisher: Harvard Health Publishing Sample Text: With this Special Health Report, Living Better, Living Longer, you will learn the protective steps doctors recommend for keeping your mind … Continue reading

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Goodbye Dear Friend Fly High – RIP Susan Abraham Asian Writer & Publisher

I learned today that a good writer friend of mine has lost her battle to cancer a few months ago. She was such a beautiful writer and compassionate soul. We were making plans to meet up in Dublin as we … Continue reading

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I Enjoyed This Book – The Better Angels of Our Nature….

Title: The Better Angels of Our Nature: Why Violence Has Declined Author: Steve Pinker   ISBN: 9780143122012 Publisher: Penguin “If I could give each of you a graduation present, it would be this—the most inspiring book I’ve ever read.” —Bill … Continue reading

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My Dream Is To Own My Own Bookstore & Cafe

Love these, floating bookstore and cafe. I found these on Google Images. My dream bookshop could be floating or on land a house designed to look like a boat. With Ireland’s weather I think on ground might be best but … Continue reading

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DigiLibraries – free eBooks

Free eBooks (Academic Titles Too) Title: DigiLibraries : The Best eBooks Library Author: DigiLibraries.com Source: http://digilibraries.com/ http://digilibraries.com/ The Internet, Online, 13/11/2017 Search By   Title, Author Or Subject Classified By Subject Antiques & Collectibles 13 Architecture 36 Art 47 Bibles 22 … Continue reading

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Literary Memes

Ironic Can’t Find The Words He Is Looking For So He Invents Them Hey Girl I Hear You Like Iambic Pentameter! 😉 I Think I Will Write A Love Story  & In It Every One Dies Shakespeare’s Bear! …ha  

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Read Free Online The Stories of Anton Chekhov

Title: Stories of Anton Chekhov Author: Anton Chekhov Free PDF Sample Of Book: http://www.columbia.edu/cu/creative/epub/harriman/2014/summer/anton_chekhov.pdf Free eBooks Online: http://manybooks.net/authors/chekhova.html Audio Books: https://archive.org/details/AntonChekhov-SelectedShortStories Also in Print Introduction by Richard Pevear Translated by Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky Paperback, 496 pages Publisher: Modern … Continue reading

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Quartz Article On SCI-HUB

The subscription fees charged by academic publishers have risen so high in recent years that even wealthy American universities have said they can’t afford them. When Harvard Library reported its subscription costs had reached $3.5 million per year in a … Continue reading

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Stories of Anton Chekhov – Well Worth A Read

Title: Stories of Anton Chekhov Author: Anton Chekhov Translators: Richard Pevear and Larissa Volokhonsky Original Language: Russian Publisher: Modern Library; 2000 edition ISBN: 0553381008 ISBN: 978-0553381009 Paperback Publisher’s Page On Book: http://www.penguinrandomhouse.com/books/26684/selected-stories-of-anton-chekho Reviews On Goodreads: (5 stars – rated by … Continue reading

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Waterstones Weekly – All Your Publishing News Online

Full Text & Source: https://www.waterstones.com/?utm_campaign=WSWaterstonesWeekly310717A&utm_content=6936078036&utm_medium=email&utm_source=WSWaterstonesWeekly310717A Waterstones Weekly Menu: Best Books For Month Of July Presenting The Man Booker Prize 2017 Longlist New & Reviewed Our Best Selling Fiction Books Our Best Selling Non Fiction books Best Selling Children’s Books On … Continue reading

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Shakespeare Online

Title: Shakespeare Online Author: Amanda Mabillard, B.A. Full Text & Source:http://www.shakespeare-online.com/ The Internet, Online, 12/08/2016 Sample Text: We are proud to announce that Microsoft has named Shakespeare Online one of the top 10 Internet sites for students, adding that it … Continue reading

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THE POEMS OF WILLIAM SHAKESPEARE

Title: William Shakespeare Poems Author: Linda Alchin Full Text & Source: http://www.william-shakespeare.info/william-shakespeare-poems.htm The Internet, Online, 20/07/2016 Sample Text: William Shakespeare is referred to as a Literary Genius and much of this praise is due to the wonderful words of his … Continue reading

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William Shakespeare Biography

Title:William Shakespeare Biography Author: eNotes Full Text & Source: http://www.enotes.com/topics/william-shakespeare The Internet, Online, 13/07/2016 Sample Text: It wasn’t his training: Shakespeare left school at age 15, and his contemporary Ben Johnson said Shakespeare had “little Latin and less Greek.” It … Continue reading

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Shakespeare’s Theater

Title: Shakespeare’s Theater Author: Folger Shakespeare Library Full Text & Source:http://www.folger.edu/shakespeares-theater The Internet, Online, 5/07/2016 Sample Text In Shakespeare’s time, a stage wasn’t just one type of space; plays had to be versatile. The same play might be produced in … Continue reading

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Academic Index – Check It Out!

Search Additional Multidisciplinary Web Portals – Great Search Resource. This is a a selective metasearch engine accessing academic reference and research sites recommended by teachers, librarians and educational and library consortia. Title: Academic Research Index Author: Dr.Michael Bell, Texas Full … Continue reading

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Research – Best Of History Sites

Title: Best of history websites Author:Ed Tech Teacher Full Text & Source: http://besthistorysites.net/research/ The Internet, Online, 17/05/2016 Sample Text: General History Resources Ancient/Biblical History General Resources Pre History American History European History Modern History Art History Military History Oral History

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Hamlet’s Duplex

2B Or Not 2B! 😉

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12 of the Most Beautiful Literary Magazines Online

Title: 12 of the Most Beautiful Literary Magazines Online Author: Daniel Roberts, Flavorwire Full Text & Source: http://flavorwire.com/324591/12-of-the-most-beautiful-online-literary-magazines The Internet, Online, 14/05/2016 Sample Text: We’ve been hearing that print is dead for years now. It obviously isn’t true: look at the … Continue reading

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Shakespeare’s Works

Title: Shakespeare’s Works Author: Shakespeare Resource Center Full Text & Source: http://www.bardweb.net/works.html The Internet, Online, 30/4/2016 Sample Text William Shakespeare, in terms of his life and his body of work, is the most written-about author in the history of Western … Continue reading

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