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The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Free edition)
By Washington Irving
Price: Free! Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Rob Blackwell. Category: Fiction » Classics
Washington Irving’s short story of a New England schoolteacher and his chilling encounter with the Headless Horseman is one of the United States’ most celebrated literary works. The following version is a complete edition of the classic tale, including its original spelling and formatting. It is intended to be a free ebook version of Washington Irving’s haunting masterpiece.
Тіні забутих предків
By Михайло Коцюбинський
Price: Free! Words: 16,260. Language: Ukrainian. Published: November 26, 2012 by Lit UA. Category: Fiction » Classics
«Тіні забутих предків» — повість Михайла Коцюбинського, написана під враженням його перебування на Гуцульщині. В творі розповідається про кохання Івана і Марічки, українських Ромео і Джульєтти. Яскраво передано побут і життя гуцулів.
কিন্নরকণ্ঠী নদী
By Wahida Afza
Price: Free! Words: 33,380. Language: Bengali. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is a Bangla fiction written by Wahida Noor Afza and published in 2010. The story has described a contemporary issue of modern life in Bangladesh.
Friends Forever
By YuMao311
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
A young girl names Kate Standers had just moved into a new school. It is there where she finds new friends and a new enemy. Kate must overcome the challenges of her new school... or be stamped an outcast forever. Will she be able to find new and better friends? Or is she destined for darkness?
The Legacy of Darkness
By YuMao311
Price: Free! Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
The evil has returned, more powerful and bloodthirsty than ever. A new hero rises to this challenge, a 16-year-old named Misaki, who possesses an extraordinary amount of power. Along with her second-in-command, Kaito, she must lead the Resistance to battle – but will they be victorious against the forces of malevolence that threaten to annihilate the world itself – or will they fall?
Homer's Iliad: A Retelling in Prose
By David Bruce
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 118,850. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is a retelling of Homer's great epic poem the Iliad in novel form. A sample: Rage. Goddess, use me to tell the story of the rage of Achilles, a Greek warrior who had the rage of a god. The rage of the son of Peleus made corpses of many men and sent their souls to the Land of the Dead. Dogs and birds feasted on warriors’ flesh, all because of Achilles and the will of Zeus, king of gods and
Électrons livres
By Collectif
Price: Free! Words: 21,850. Language: French. Published: May 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Une œuvre composite d’auteurs auto-publiés. Vous y huit nouvelles ou extraits de livres dans différents genres.
Jane Austen's Mansfield Park: Abridged
By Emma Laybourn
Price: Free! Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This edition of "Mansfield Park" has been shortened to two-thirds of its original length, and slightly simplified, whilst preserving Jane Austen's style. It offers readers with good English a more approachable version of the great classic novel.
The Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam—Illustrated by Austin P. Torney 4
By Austin Torney
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Free. Translated by Edward FitzGerald. Vol. 4 of 5. Vols. 2 and 4 are free. 114 quatrains are presented via a merge of the first four editions of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. The 80+ illustrations, all in color, are a mixture of ancient and modern styles, ranging from Austin’s own nature compositions to his enhancement of engravings and drawings obtained from very old books.
The Rubaiyat Of Omar Khayyam—Illustrated by Austin P. Torney 2
By Austin Torney
Price: Free! Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Free. Translated by Edward FitzGerald. Vol. 2 of 5. Vols. 2 and 4 are free. 114 quatrains are presented via a merge of the first four editions of the Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam. The 80+ illustrations, all in color, are a mixture of ancient and modern styles, ranging from Austin’s own nature compositions to his enhancement of engravings and drawings obtained from very old books.
Wild Duck revisited
By John Fajo
Price: Free! Words: 27,550. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
It all starts with an old friend, Gregers, returning home after a long journey. His arrival leads to unprecedented turmoil as the main character, Hjalmar, has to decide what to make of his life. This is not easy as things have changed a lot in the north since the age of Ibsen... In fact, everything has changed.
Story 22: The Boon Companion
By Pu Songling
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 17. Price: Free! Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
לאמריקה ובחזרה
By Mordechai Landsberg
Price: Free! Words: 74,640. Language: Hebrew. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
נחומיק בן העשר, המתגורר עם אמו האלמנה, עובר את חוויות מלחמת תש"ח במושבה, שבה משפחות רבות מאבדות את יקיריהן בקרָבות. לפני המלחמה התחבר הילד עם צעיר מקסים, נמרץ ומלא תשוקה, שלימד אותו לרכב על סוס. פעם הוא מביאוֹ לביתו- ואמו מנהלת עם הבחור פרשת אהבים קצרה, טרם יציאתו לקרב לטרון, שממנו הוא אינו חוזר... עדוּת השכול נספגת בנשמתו של הילד. התקרבות אמו אל אביו האלמן של המאהב הגבור- נתקלת בהתנגדות הילד
Story 4: Planting a Pear Tree
By Pu Songling
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Thump! Thump! Drag!
By Drac Von Stoller
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 3, Book 21. Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The girl scouts of troop 66 were happy to finally see the rain gone. Almost all summer the rain ruined every opportunity for troop 66 to camp out and tell ghost stories around the campfire. Their fun filled weekend of camping out and telling ghost stories around a campfire would turn into one of the most famous Urban Legends ever known.
The Velveteen Kinkajou
By C Dorian
Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
0.75 star(3.67 from 3 reviews)
It is the wise rocking horse who sparks the Velveteen Kinkajou's interest in becoming Real, so that something tingles in him when he sees the Real kinkajous frolicking at the jungle's edge. But can a sawdust-stuffed toy ever find enough love to become that strange and wonderful thing called Real? The Kinkajou's fate depends on the Boy.
The Promise
By John Olafenwa
Price: Free! Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
An exciting story of a young girl in a law school whose life was almost derailed by her roommate but was helped by her young knight. Read the exciting story. Grab a free copy of "The Promise" today.
NANA's QUEST
By Shelly Goodman Wright
Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Just before Nana finishes the story, she falls asleep. A swoosh of air, a wicked cackle, and the book is gone. Nate and Stacey have to find the book, or else they'll be stuck in the classic fairy tale, forever.
Маленький грішник
By Михайло Коцюбинський
Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: Ukrainian. Published: December 23, 2012 by Lit UA. Category: Fiction » Classics
Оповідання Михайла Коцюбинського про маленького хлопчика, якому хвора мати дає гроші на хліб, але він витрачає їх з друзями.
August Rains: A Short Story
By Robert Stanek
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"August Rains" is one of my early short stories. John Anderson, a retired principal, visits an old school house and must face the demons of his past. Sentimental, fun.