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Huckleberry Finn by Dave Mckay
Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » USA(5.00 from 13 reviews)
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was first printed in 1884, eight years after Mark Twain wrote The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. It starts up where the other story finished, and the two books together are believed to be the best that Mark Twain ever wrote. Huck travels down the Mississippi on a raft, facing many dangers on the way, and learning about life and what it means to be a friend.
A Tale of Two Cities by Dave Mckay
Price: Free! Words: 140,230. Language: Australian English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(5.00 from 11 reviews)
"A Tale of Two Cities" by Charles Dickens, is part of a special reading program devised by journalist Dave McKay. The program paraphrases classic novels, primarily targeting people who are learning English as a second language. It enables older students to read classic novels despite having a very limited reading vocabulary. 1700 different English words are used in "A Tale of Two Cities".
Jane Austen's Mansfield Park: Abridged by Emma Laybourn
Price: Free! Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Classics
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.
A Bewitching Smile by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 108,400. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Classics
A Bewitching Smile is reminiscent of A Passage to India in the creation of a kind of psychological DMZ, another Shangrila with its own ephipanies and perils. The tough-sensitive characterization, and the sharp, often aphoristic dialogue, and the irony, combine to create a powerful drama.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged by Emma Laybourn
Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Daniel Deronda", the last, great novel by the author of "Middlemarch", is less read nowadays than it deserves because of its length and complexity. This abridged version makes George Eliot's important and insightful work more accessible to the general reader.
Whistleblower by Terry Morgan
Price: Free! Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Classics(5.00 from 1 review)
Huge amounts of international aid money are being stolen by those at the heart of the political establishment. Ex politician, Jim Smith, threatened and harassed into fleeing abroad for accusations of fraud secretly returns to renew his campaign. An epic thriller covering events in the USA, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia about a stubborn man refusing to fit into any stereotype.
Homer's Iliad: A Retelling in Prose by David Bruce
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
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
Help by Arturo F. Campo
Price: Free! Words: 120,510. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Classics(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The story revolves on a simple phrase, ‘Love one another.’ Of how complex it became when benevolent aliens, only thirty-six stranded on our planet, sought help from us humans in refueling their ship to save their civilization. Of how alien's 'help and love one another' clashed with human's greed for power over anyone. Thus, the story in four episodes, four points in time, and four scenarios.
1984 by George Orwell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,370. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Orwell ha construuido una metáfora del imaginario social del siglo XX al describir un país carcelario, vigilado por un panóctico, es decir, un lugar desde donde es posible verlo todo y a todos. La vigencia de esta obra es incontrovertible.
Learn French! Apprends l'Anglais! THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY: In French and English by Oscar Wilde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Kryptic Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY (LE PORTRAIT DE DORIAN GRAY): This unique book features paragraph by paragraph translations from English to French, allowing the reader to learn French vocabulary and sentence structure while enjoying a famous novel.
Carminow by Elsie Balme
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,570. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Roger de Carminow, lord of the manor of that name, is supported by a loving wife and family. Frequently at Court, he is a friend of King Edward I, engaging in many matters of state and warfare. In the thirteenth century life is harsh, precarious and can be abruptly ended by war, childbirth, disease, illness or hunger.
The Alien Sphere Trilogy by V Bertolaccini
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 153,940. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Classics
A trilogy with three high quality action-packed novels of explorers encountering mind-bending alien artifacts! In The Alien Sphere explorers find a pulsating alien sphere and enter a black hole it holds. In The Alien Artifact explorers uncover an alien artifact with a deadly voyager inside. In The Lost Alien Artifact something of alien origins creates the deadliest haunted castle in existence.
Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated by Andrew Barger
Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,220. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"Anna Karenina" and "War and Peace" branded Tolstoy as one of the greatest writers in modern history. Few, however, have read his wonderful short stories. Now, in one collection, are the 20 greatest short stories of Leo Tolstoy, which give a snapshot of Russia and its people in the late nineteenth century. A fine introduction is given by Andrew Barger. Annotations are also included.
Classics of Gothic Horror: Dracula and Frankenstein by Lenny Flank
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,750. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Classics
The two classics of gothic horror, Bram Stoker's "Dracula" and Mary Shelley's "Frankenstein", together in one vokume. Introduction gives brief biographies of both authors.
The Road Returns by Paul Corey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,860. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Mantz Trilogy, particularly The Road Returns, documents a time of great change in America. During this period, young people began to move away from farming as a life choice. The once rare automobile could be found—in almost every barn. The boom and bust of the economy as a result of the war and advances in automation forever changed our way of life.
Dana Darcy: The Pride and Prejudice Sequel to The Cumberland Plateau by Mary K. Baxley
Series: The Modern Pemberley Series, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 225,010. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Classics
Dana Darcy is a Southern Gothic tale of Pride and Prejudice set in London, England and Charleston, South Carolina. It is told in two parts. Part One begins in London where Fitzwilliam Darcy and his wife, the former Elizabeth Bennett of Tennessee, discover a lost and lonely child who bears a strong resemblance to Fitzwilliam's mother, Anne Darcy, creating questions of who her father might be. Part
El Maestro y Margarita. Prologo de Julio Travieso by Mijail Bulgakov
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,320. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Este clasico es, ante todo, una novela dentro de otra. Por una parte, la historia de la llegada del diablo a Moscú y la repercusión que esto tiene en la vida de Margarita y su amante el Maestro; y por otra, la admirable novela escrita por el Maestro sobre Poncio Pilato y Jesucristo.
Richard III In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 60. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,440. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Richard III depicts the Machiavellian rise to power and subsequent short reign of Richard III of England. It's tragic; it's historical; and, if you don't get Shakespearean English, it probably doesn't make any sense!. Let BookCaps help with this modern translation of the classic history play. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out.