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Lascia che sia io i tuoi occhi
Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 63,710. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Classics
Mary è un’adolescente italo-america che vive a Boulder (Colorado) durante “l’invasione hippy” del 1969; costretta a convivere con l’inquietudine del padre e con l’irrazionale possessività del fratello Nino, durante l’abituale commissione all’emporio alimentare, incontra Johnny, il figlio hippie del negoziante, che sposterà la direzione della sua vita, fino a quel momento ripetitiva e oppressiva.
William Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,700. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "The Taming of the Shrew." In it, Katherina vows before God — in the marriage ceremony — to love, honor, and obey her husband, but very quickly she makes it apparent that she is not taking her vow seriously. Her husband, Petruchio, is determined to convince her to take that vow seriously.
Quick Guide: The Portrait of a Lady
Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 12 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 16. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,830. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story of the novel revolves around the central character Isabel Archer, a spirited young American woman. As the story progresses, she affronts her destiny and finds it overwhelming.
Ready Reference Treatise: A Room with a View
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 58 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 79. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“A Room with a View” by E. M. Forster was first published in 1908. The story revolves around a young woman living in the repressed culture of Edwardian England.
Corazon de perro. Prologo de Sergio Pitol
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,160. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Classics
Un endocrinólogo, quien confió en encontrar a través de un trasplante de hipófisis el manantial de la eterna juventud , realiza tal experimento en el cuerpo de un perro callejeroal que se injertan las glándulas seminales y la hipófisis de un maleante recién fallecido. El resultado es aterrorizador.
Don Quixote
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 212,910. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Special Limited-Time Promotional Price. Finalist for ForeWord Reviews Book of the Year Award. "ascends above most current translations"-Kirkus Reviews. "Davis' QUIXOTE provides a unique path through the work which should find a readership among those interested in the gaps between the language of Cervantes' time and ours."-Kirkus Reviews
The Nature of a Crime
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Matthew Lynn. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After gambling with, and losing, money from his employer’s estate and fearing that discovery and a prison sentence is around the corner, the narrator decides to end his life rather than face up to the disgrace. His last act on earth is to write a suicide note to the woman he has always loved - explaining everything and reminiscing on their relationship.
Journey to the West (part1) - The birth of a Super Hero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
In ancient times Chinese, a China superhero in a place called Huaguo Mountain birth, miracles began, he does not obey the law of nature, trying to change the world, so with the power of one person to rule the world......
Dante's Divine Comedy In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 213,980. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Taking a literary journey through hell certainly sounds intriguing enough--and it is! If you can understand it! If you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of
Ready Reference Treatise: Animal Farm
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 24 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 45. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Odour of Death
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 35. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,070. Language: British English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
The condolence message lay on the small round table in front of Aditi and Avasthiji. Aditi was constantly looking at the message. The written words seemed to be the embodiment of death itself.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Remains of the Day
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 112 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 266. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The story revolves around Steven’s professional and personal relationship with Miss Kenton, his former colleague and the housekeeper.
Ready Reference Treatise: All the King's Men
Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 29 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 50. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Price: Free! Words: 10. Language: Hebrew. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Advise and Consent
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 302,480. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by WordFire Press. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
The #1 New York Times bestseller and Pulitzer Prize winner Allen Drury’s Advise and Consent is one of the high points of 20th Century literature, a seminal work of political fiction—as relevant today as when it was first published. A sweeping tale of corruption and ambition cut across the landscape of Washington, DC.
La paix du ménage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,940. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Classics
Le bal est donné chez le comte de Gondreville avec un étalage de luxe au milieu duquel une inconnue en robe bleue, discrète et timide, tranche avec l’arrogance et la frénésie du paraître qui règne dans ce lieu. Intrigués par cette jolie personne, le comte de Montcornet et le baron de la Roche-Hugon se livre à un jeu de pari : lequel des deux réussira à la séduire ?
The Ghost of Sherwood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A retelling of the Robin Hood story from the point of view of the Sheriff of Nottingham. A historical piece of fiction set in the town of Nottingham in 1199, just a few month after King Richard has died and King John has taken the throne.
La femme abandonnée
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,690. Language: French. Published: June 27, 2013 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Classics
La Femme abandonnée est une nouvelle d’Honoré de Balzac, parue en 1832 dans la Revue de Paris, publiée en volume en 1833 dans le tome II des Scènes de la vie de province des Études de moeurs aux éditions de Madame Béchet. Rééditée en 1842 aux éditions Furne avec une dédicace à la duchesse d’Abrantès. Elle figure alors dans Scènes de la vie privée.
The Goddess Sophia and Her Soul-Mates
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,220. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The author’s attempt in this book is to review the various factors that can be said to have given mankind down through the ages of history, their rationales – or, their EXCUSES, for waging wars with competing tribes, with competing nations . . . with their “fellow man” of a different culture, of a different religion.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,220. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
This new retelling of the Perseus myth returns to the original stories, but also adds a new layer of complexity by delving into the internecine politics of the gods who control the hero's fate.