Image of speech bubbles

Any book.
Any question.

stack of books

Summaries and analyses by experts

We've summarized and analyzed every book on your syllabus, from Macbeth and The Great Gatsby to obscure works for your higher level courses. Our in-depth guides are fact-checked by our team of experts to help you understand every story, chapter, theme, and character.
Browse Guides

Top Study Guides

Recently Added Study Guides

Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai

Dark Money by Jane Mayer

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Bad Feminist by Roxane Gay

Homegoing by Yaa Gyasi

The Refugees by Viet Thanh Nguyen

We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Americanah by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie

Evicted by Matthew Desmond

See More Study Guides »

Your questions answered by real teachers

Homework Help
Stuck on a math problem or struggling to start your English essay? Ask us any question on any subject and get the help you need fast. Our educators have answered more than 300,000 questions from students just like you.
Ask a Question

Recently Answered Questions


What are the themes of Thousand Cranes?

The main theme of Thousand Cranes is fate and the fact that, in this story at least, it seems to be inescapable. It was fate that brought protagonist Kikuji Mitani's father together with his varied mistresses because he enjoyed...

eNotes educator 1 educator answer


What is a summary of Thousand Cranes?

Thousand Cranes was written by Japanese author Yasunari Kawabata and takes place not long after the end of World War II. Much of the story takes place at various traditional Japanese tea ceremonies, and many of its events...

eNotes educator 1 educator answer


Why do Don Quixote and Sancho need to leave La Mancha for their adventures to occur? How does the...

Don Quixote and Sancho Panza leave La Mancha because Don Quixote has read chivalric romances that make him want to right all the wrongs in the world. As Cervantes writes: "In short, his wits being quite gone, he hit upon the...

eNotes educator 1 educator answer

Read More Answers »

We'll help your grades soar

Start your 48-hour free trial and unlock all the summaries, Q&A and analyses you need to get better grades now.

  • Checkmark 30,000+ book summaries
  • Checkmark PDF downloads
  • Checkmark 20% study tools discount
  • Checkmark 300,000+ answers
  • Checkmark Ad-free content
  • Checkmark 5-star customer support
tablet image answer bubble laptop