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Free book summaries that anyone can contribute to! WikiSummaries provides free summaries of books, plays and other written documents. This complements Wikipedia, which is already an excellent source of information on authors and brief book summaries. Where Wikipedia leaves off, WikiSummaries will continue with detailed chapter summaries.


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Great books need your help! If there's a book you love that's not here then start a summary! Even a paragraph to get the summary off the ground helps a lot. Here are some requests:

Top Requests

  1. Founding Brothers
  2. The Outsiders
  3. The Unredeemed Captive
  4. The Hot Zone
  5. A Long Way Gone
  6. Holes
  7. Friday Night Lights
  8. The Pact
  9. Tangerine
  10. A Series of Unfortunate Events
  11. Lord of the Rings
  12. Tuesdays With Morrie
  13. Gossip Girl
  14. Dracula
  15. Death of a Salesman

New Book Summaries

  1. Men Are From Mars, Women Are From Venus
  2. Life of Pi
  3. Pride and Prejudice
  4. Death of a Salesman
  5. The Death and Life of Great American Cities
  6. La Charca
  7. Antigone
  8. Godless: The Church of Liberalism
  9. Things Fall Apart
  10. Macbeth
  11. The Giver
  12. Lord of the Flies
  13. Nickel and Dimed
  14. Othello
  15. To Kill a Mockingbird
  16. El Viejo y el Mar
  17. The Second World
  18. Down and Out in Paris and London
  19. Speak
  20. Holes
  21. The Wave
  22. Getting to yes
  23. The Outsiders
  24. Snow
  25. The Upstairs Room
  26. The Most Dangerous Game