Study Guide

Narrative Theory Analysis

The Fairy Tales of Hans Christian Andersen

When you think of fairy tales, chances are you have some of Andersen's stories in mind: "The Ugly...

Northanger Abbey, by Jane Austen

This was the first novel that Jane Austen wrote, and it's all about the trials and tribulations...

"An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge," by Ambrose Bierce

This story starts out in the thick of it with a man waiting to be hanged from a bridge. At first,...

"The Garden of Forking Paths," by Jorge Luis Borges

The bulk of this story is made up of a written statement in which a former professor, Dr. Yu...

Moby-Dick, by Herman Melville

Even if you've never read this novel, chances are you're familiar with its plot. It starts out in...