Literature Explained – Literary Synopses and Book Summaries

In this section of the website, we discuss the importance and significance of classic English literature.


A Tale of Two Cities

Animal Farm

Atlas Shrugged

The Catcher in the Rye

Dante’s Inferno

Fahrenheit 451

The Grapes of Wrath

The Great Gatsby


Lord of the Flies


The Odyssey

The Picture of Dorian Gray

Pride and Prejudice

Tale of Two Cities