The culmination of twenty-five years of research and a lifetime of experience, this book challenges readers to get off the bench and throw themselves into living to their greatest potential. Many people are so preoccupied with the stumbling blocks in their path that they have little time for the building blocks necessary to construct an exemplary life.
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During his lifetime he was acclaimed for having delighted children worldwide and was feted by royalty. This book, newly updated, contains the complete Andersen’s 168 fairy tales and stories in the chronological order of their original publication. Hans christian Andersen was a Danish author and poet. They have inspired motion pictures, ballets, plays, and animated films.
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First presented in 1598, Much Ado About Nothing is one of Shakespeare's last comedies. Its darker undercurrents foreshadow the playwright's growing concern with the frailties of human character that would dominate his late tragedies. Much ado about nothing is one of Shakespeare's most imaginative and exuberant comedies, contrasting two pairs of lovers in a witty and suspenseful battle of the sexes.
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Antigone, sister of polynices, defies Creon's order and buries her brother, claiming that she honors first the laws of the gods.496 b. C. Died after 413 wrote more than one hundred plays. With its passionate speeches and sensitive probing of moral and philosophical issues, this powerful drama enthralled its first Athenian audiences and won great honors for Sophocles.
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Of these, seven complete tragedies remain, among them the famed Oedipus Rex and Oedipus at Colonus.
The Double Life of PocahontasPuffin Books #ad - Though at first permitted to move freely between the Indian and the white worlds, Pocahontas was eventually torn between her new life and the culture that shaped her. This book dispels myths and describes with immediacy the life of a girl whose active conscience made her a pawn, exploited by her own people and the white world.
Publishers weekly"jean Fritz removes the romantic varnish from the legend and turns history into engrossing reality. The new Yorker. In a story that is as gripping as it is historical, Newbery Honor-winning author Jean Fritz reveals the true life of Pocahontas.