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Jane Austen's Mansfield Park: Abridged
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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.
לאמריקה ובחזרה
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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
Homer's Iliad: A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,810. 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
מהומה אחרי מלחמה
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Price: Free! Words: 63,670. Language: Hebrew. Published: December 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
מהומה אחרי מלחמה' הוא רומאן עם עלילה כמעט מקאברית, המתרחשת בתקופת סיומה של מלחמת יום כיפור. הגיבורים הם ידידים משכּבר, כבני 30 ומשהו: צייר אוהב חיי ם; מדריך חקלאי, ﬠיתונאי-לﬠת-מצוא, בﬠל דיﬠות מוּקצנות "מתוך יאוש מהמצב"; ומשורר- מרצה לדתות ﬠתיקות באוניברסיטה. השלושה, ששנים מהם השתתפו במלחמה, יוצאים ﬠם כול הלוחמים להפגנות כנגד "ממשלת המחדל", ובמהרה פונים איש לﬠברו : חייהם הופכים לתזזית מתמדת.
Huckleberry Finn
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Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 9 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 Heart for Milton: A Tale from North and South
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,440. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A romantic continuation story based on the novel 'North and South' by Elizabeth Gaskell.
The Unprecedented Garden of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 52,530. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
'Garden of Life' is not an accident; rather it's destiny. No matter which way you walk your life, you're nevertheless destined to reach here. Inside this book is an outstanding beautiful story, which makes you meet, roam with and talk to a little angel girl. As the mystery unfolds, you also head on 7 prophesying lampposts in the 'Garden of Life', which invariably ends up in unprecedented joy.
1984
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,370. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Classics
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.
From Beyond Space and Time
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Series: From Beyond Space and Time, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 60,670. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
An astounding 21st century thriller classic in the style of a major science fiction/horror movie! An entity from beyond space and time enters the universe and voyages to the far reaches of the universe but on its exploration of the galaxy crashes into the Earth! Archaeologists discover it millions of years later in its form of spacecraft, buried beneath a sea cliff!
Sock Full Of Pennies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,770. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rusty Sledge is the smallest and the brightest kid in his class. For this, the other kids beat him up and bully him to the brink of suicide. He makes a sock full of pennies and levels the playing field, and his overgrown nemesis, Barry Buckley. Then he turns his weapon into a world-wide coal mining entity that he uses to go after corporate bullies and crush a ruthless coal cartel.A gripping story.
Learn French! Apprends l'Anglais! THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY: In French and English
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Kryptic Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
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.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged
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Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
"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.
Titus Andronicus In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 53. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,240. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Violent! Bloody! Revenge! It's not Quentin Tarantino--it's Shakespeare! And Titus Andronicus is perhaps one of the greatest revenge plays he ever wrote. Revenge is sweet--when you can understand it! Let BookCaps help with this modern retelling of Shakespeare's classic tragedy.
The Young Are Desperate: two novels
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,550. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013 by A. & A. Farmar. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The young are the heroes of these two boisterous novels by the renowned poet Brendan Kennelly. The Crooked Cross tells the dramatic story of a village in the south west of Ireland as it endures a prolonged drought, while The Florentines follows a young man who has left Ireland to go to an English university. Sharply unsentimental, these novels are told in attractive, spare and supple prose.
A Tale of Two Cities
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Price: Free! Words: 140,230. Language: Australian English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 6 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".
Firecrackers. A Realistic Novel
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012 by Mondial. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
First published in 1925, the novel centers around a wide cast of characters whose lives are irrevocably changed by the mysterious Gunnar O'Grady in 1920s New York. The book uniquely explores the true meaning of happiness and the eternal search for self-identity, through humorous, thoughtful, and often poignant characters.
The Alien Sphere Trilogy
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 153,940. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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.
Therese Raquin: A New Contemporary Translation
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,680. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012 by Grand Mal Press. Category: Fiction » Classics
An all new translation by esteemed Zola scholar, Stephen R. Pastore, of Zola's masterpiece of betrayal and murder.
Beauty's Son
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,070. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013 by Chelsea Station Editions. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Beauty’s Son, a debut novel by Anne H. Wood and Brian Keesling, is a contemporary retelling of Black Beauty, with illustrations by Rose Lowry.
Carminow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,570. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: 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.