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What Is an eNotes Study Guide?

eNotes proudly features over 40,000 study guides on the most important books studied in classrooms across the globe. Each guide is specifically designed to meet the needs of high school and undergraduate college students and their teachers, as well as the interests of general readers.

The purpose of an eNotes study guide is to accompany you through a literary work. As you read, it aids your understanding of the text by providing detailed chapter summaries as well as analysis of major themes, tropes, and characters. Working on an essay? Our guides also provide published literary criticism of each work, making them an excellent resource for secondary source material.

  1. To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
  2. Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  3. Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare
  4. Hamlet by William Shakespeare
  5. The Great Gatsby by F. Scott Fitzgerald
  6. Lord of the Flies by William Golding
  7. The Crucible by Arthur Miller
  8. Of Mice and Men by John Steinbeck
  9. Guide to Literary Terms
  10. Julius Caesar by William Shakespeare
  11. Animal Farm by George Orwell
  12. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  13. 1984 by George Orwell
  14. Othello by William Shakespeare
  15. The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton
  16. The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  17. Essay Lab by eNotes
  18. The Odyssey by Homer
  19. William Shakespeare
  20. Great Expectations by Charles Dickens
  21. Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
  22. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain
  23. The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  24. A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare
  25. A Rose for Emily by William Faulkner
  26. The Giver by Lois Lowry
  27. Poetry
  28. Beowulf by Anonymous, Unknown
  29. Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen
  30. The Cask of Amontillado by Edgar Allan Poe
  31. The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
  32. The Most Dangerous Game by Richard Edward Connell
  33. The Canterbury Tales by Geoffrey Chaucer
  34. As You Like It by William Shakespeare
  35. The Merchant of Venice by William Shakespeare
  36. Death of a Salesman by Arthur Miller
  37. Things Fall Apart by Chinua Achebe
  38. Night by Elie Wiesel
  39. Brave New World by Aldous Huxley
  40. A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
  41. Oedipus Rex by Sophocles
  42. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  43. The Lottery by Shirley Jackson
  44. King Lear by William Shakespeare
  45. The Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe
  46. A Separate Peace by John Knowles
  47. A Doll's House by Henrik Ibsen
  48. The Tempest by William Shakespeare
  49. The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne
  50. Heart of Darkness by Joseph Conrad

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