Learn more about Emily Brontė, her famous literary family,
and the Brontė Society at this site, hosted by the Brontė
Parsonage Museum. The site features a family history and
time line, biographical information, and related links.
It also includes a summary of the novel Wuthering Heights.
Tale of Two Cities by
Tale of Two Cities
This site gives a comprehensive overview of A Tale of
Two Cities, Charles Dickens, and the social setting
in England at the time the novel was written. It also includes
resources for students, including a vocabulary list and
She was the granddaughter of British painter Edward Burne-Jones
and the cousin of Rudyard Kipling. She sat for British painter
John Singer Sargent and wrote a novel a year. She was Angela
Thirkell, the author who charmed readers with her portrayal
of English county life in over ten novels written between
the 1930s and 1950s. Visit this site to learn more about
Thirkell, her prolific writing career, her well connected
family, and her numerous literary associations.
Importance of Being Earnest by
Wilde Random Quote Generator
Oscar Wilde won his greatest fame in the theater, the perfect
showcase for his favored epigrams. For a sampling of Wilde's
incisive humor, go here and click through some of his pithy