Essays Tagged: "best selling"

Stephen Edwin King - The King Of Terror

The King of TerrorStephen Edwin King is one of today's most popular and best selling writers.King combines the elements of psychological thrillers, science fiction, the par ... ripts, nonfiction, autobiographies, children's books, and shortstories. While Stephen King might be best known for his novels The Stand and It, someof his best work that has been published are his sho ... of Lovecraft, "He struck with the mostforce, and I still think, for all his shortcomings, he is the best writer of horrorfiction that America has yet produced"(Beaham 22). In many of Lovecraft's writi ...

(7 pages) 157 0 2.0 Mar/1997

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

The Success of Michael Crichton's Novels in the Media Industry

million opening, which shocked insiders, underscored the value to Hollywood of an exclusive club of best-selling writers (Eller 3). Michael Chrichton's novels all have their similarities. He se ... evision shows like E.R. which took a leading twenty prime-time Emmy nominations last year including best drama (Carter 23). Crichton's latest movie Congo, which had a great opening weekend, was ...

(3 pages) 43 0 3.7 Mar/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies

"Rainbow Six" by Tom Clancy

e rather short, or have certain shortcomings. Tom Clancy is proof that it is possible. Writing many best-selling thousand-page novels, often with the same characters, at different times in their lives ...

(5 pages) 41 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Short report on Heineken

Heineken has been around for over a hundred years and is today the world's second best selling beer brand. In the 1970s and 80s the company used a very special ad campaign to break i ...

(1 pages) 82 0 3.0 Mar/2003

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies

History of country music

coming one of the most popular music forms of the 20thcentury. In fact, country music is one of the best-selling genres afterrock/pop. This site will take you from country music's origins in the late1 ...

(3 pages) 58 1 4.1 Feb/2004

Subjects: Art Essays > Music History & Studies > Performers & Composers

Wuthering Heights by Emily Bronte

Wuthering Heights, Emily Bronte's wildly passionate best-selling literary masterpiece, written in 1847, is still considered one of the greatest romantic ...

(5 pages) 25 0 5.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Marketing analysis of legend

in China. Its annual turnover has exceeded 20.2 billion HK dollars and its computers have been the best selling brand for seven consecutive years in China since 1996 and the best seller in the Asia P ...

(7 pages) 142 0 4.3 Apr/2004

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers

Harper Lee's To Kill A Mockingbird. Examples of prejudices.

people were intolerant, especially in the southern United States during the 1930's. In Harper Lee's best selling novel, "To Kill A Mockingbird", Harper Lee, having lived through the 1930's, depicted m ... he 1930's herself, Harper Lee had realistically dealt with these examples of prejudices well in her best selling novel "To Kill A Mockingbird".

(3 pages) 35 0 4.0 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

The Life And Times Of Stephen King

Stephen Edwin King is one of today's most popular and best selling writers. He combines the elements of psychological thrillers, science fiction, and dete ... ripts, nonfiction, autobiographies, children's books, and short stories.While Stephen King might be best known for his novels The Stand and It, some of his best work that has been published are his sh ...

(3 pages) 60 2 4.7 May/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Write a detailed comparison between a Tabloid and a Broadsheet newspaper

e both newspapers that support the Conservative Party and are both stereotypical of their type. The best-selling tabloid newspaper is The Sun and is owned by media magnate Rupert Murdoch, the same per ...

(3 pages) 49 0 5.0 Jun/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Apple and the Mac

the Mac - IntroductionMicrocomputers used command-line interfaces The Apple II: had been the best selling microcomputer. The Apple III: had some initial flaws which gave the computer a b ... rt space of time, but has suffered major losses in recent yearsproducts It has the best selling operating system, word processing package, spreadsheet, and presentation software. It a ...

(6 pages) 119 0 5.0 Dec/2004

Subjects: Science Essays > Computer Science

Raising Boys

text: Raising Boys by Steve BiddulphTexts should have social relevance and also entertain. The best-selling non-fiction book, Raising Boys by Steve Biddulph, is an example of a text, which does t ... les and dot point form sentences to make his text entertaining. Through it's success, being a 'No.1 bestseller', the text proves that even though social relevance may be important in positioning the r ...

(7 pages) 36 0 4.0 Aug/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Changing Self: Area of Study Analysis between the movie "A Walk To Remember" and Achebe's "Things Fall Apart".

s and adults of all ages because it is a reminder of what is really important in life. Based on the best-selling novel by Nicholas Sparks, the values of this poem is unconditional love, hope and faith ...

(5 pages) 52 0 3.0 Feb/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"Some Sleeping Pill Users Range Far Beyond Bed"

e New York Times talks about a new type of motorist hitting the roads intoxicated with the nation's best-selling prescription sleeping pill called Ambien. Ambien, in some state toxicology labs identif ...

(1 pages) 618 0 5.0 Mar/2006

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Health & Medicine > Drugs

Biographie of James Herriot

with the beautiful country and friendly people.Alfred Wight was a country vet and as James Herriot best selling author. So Heart touching (weather happy or sad) was his books that they made 2 movies ... ries were based on his experiences as a country vet. His first book was published in 1970 and was a best seller in all, all 8 eight of his books were best sellers.Among his many interests were literat ...

(1 pages) 626 0 0.0 May/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > European Literature > Authors

Life of Maya Angelou

African America poet, actress and an important figure in the American Civil Rights Movement. She is best known for her book "I know why the caged bird sings." In 1993, Maya Angelou read her poem "On t ... ime went by. Angelou was involved in drug and by the age of 15, she was pregnant.Dr. Angelou has 12 best selling books; including her first piece of literature "I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings" This b ...

(1 pages) 83 1 2.5 Jun/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

"The Godfather" - differences from the movie

Godfather" have their similarities and differences that I will be focusing on. The Godfather is the best selling phenomenon - a classic of our time. The Godfather story was written before the movie ca ...

(8 pages) 48 0 5.0 Aug/2006

Subjects: Art Essays > Film & TV Studies > Film Review and Analysis

"Roses Are Red", Violets Are Blue, Patterson's New Thriller Is An Experience For You

James Patterson, best selling author of "Pop Goes the Wease"l, "Cradle and All", and "Kiss the Girls", returns with " ... aging, cunningly crafted tale that transcends the serial killer subgenre. He has another guaranteed bestseller on his hands with Roses Are Red, an intense, action-packed, and thought-provoking novel t ...

(3 pages) 25 0 3.8 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Biography of William Faulkner

bered as both a gentlemanly southern eccentric and an arrogant, snobbish alcoholic. But perhaps the best way to describe Faulkner is to describe his heritage, for, like so many of his literary charact ... d pioneer who was involved in several murder trials including two in which he was accused and was a best-selling novelist. During the Civil War he recruited a (Confederate) regiment and was elected it ...

(135 pages) 112 0 5.0 Sep/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American > Authors

Intel Corporation: 1968 - 1997

design and to be the first to market with the newest devices." By 1973, the company had the world's best selling semiconductor product (1103 DRAM chip). From 1979 into the 1980's the industry began to ...

(2 pages) 70 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: Businesss Research Papers > Case Studies > Computer and Electronics Companies