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Cliffs Notes on Golding's Lord of the Flies

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The original CliffsNotes study guides offer expert commentary on major themes, plots, characters, literary devices, and historical background. The latest generation of titles in this series also feature glossaries and visual elements that complement the classic, familiar format."CliffsNotes on Lord of the Flies" takes you on an exploration of William Golding's novel to the ...more
Paperback, 70 pages
Published May 28th 1976 by Cliffs Notes (first published May 1976)
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Joodi
Jun 20, 2010 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
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It really makes the novel easy to study.

=)
James Carter
Dec 22, 2016 rated it really liked it
CliffsNotes: Lord of the Flies got me through the dreadful bore of a novel, understanding it a bit better.

However, the summary of each chapter was too brief, and the author went forever in the analysis.

For whatever it was worth, CliffsNotes: Lord of the Flies was a good idea.
Elizabeth
Jul 27, 2010 rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
How to write a book report in four hours. Step one: go to large book store chain outlet. Step two: read this book while pretending to browse. Step three: replace this book on shelf and buy a book by an author you like. Step four: go home. Step five: turn on computer and press the buttons with letters on them (otherwise known as a keyboard). Step five: hand in book report (and this is key) with a neutral smile at teacher that says: "yes I did not read the book, and you can probably tell from this ...more
James Carter
Dec 22, 2016 rated it really liked it  ·  review of another edition
CliffsNotes: Lord of the Flies got me through the dreadful bore of a novel, understanding it a bit better.

However, the summary of each chapter was too brief, and the author went forever in the analysis.

For whatever it was worth, CliffsNotes: Lord of the Flies was a good idea.
Carol
Apr 09, 2008 marked it as not-finished  ·  review of another edition
I reserved this book because I was going to see the show at Round House Theatre and had never read the book. I glanced through it and got an idea of the story before seeing the show. Now I don't think I will read it.
Maria
If looking to take a critical look at books: read Cliffsnotes. If wanting to read for fun: do not read Cliffsnotes.
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