Fiction » Classics

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.
La giungla
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,750. Language: Italian. Published: April 6, 2013 by Gingko edizioni. Category: Fiction » Classics
Uno dei libri più importanti e potenti della storia americana. Il suo mito ha avuto un impatto terribile sulla mentalità di molti uomini. Un libro tremendamente triste. Particolarmente toccante per chi, in questi giorni, deve lottare per modellare il suo stile di vita con un unico reddito.
Making Sense of Persuasion! A Students Guide to Austen’s (Includes Study Guide, Biography, and Modern Retelling)
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Series: Making Sense, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 197,440. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by BookCaps. Category: Fiction » Classics
How can you appreciate Jane Austen when you have no idea what she’s saying?! If you’ve ever sat down with one of the original scribes of romance fiction, and find yourself scratching your head wondering what she’s saying then this bundled book is just for you! Inside you will find a comprehensive study guide, a biography about the life and times of Austen, and a modern retelling (along with the
Wuthering Heights
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Price: Free! Words: 117,800. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Historia de Heathcliff e Cathy
Paradise In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 84. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 144,800. Language: English. Published: February 28, 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 t
Dante's Divine Comedy In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
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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
Charlotte Hart
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,300. Language: British English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Set in the 1800s - this well-written, truly classical masterpiece, takes the reader back in time to a wealthy English country estate. A young nurse from a poor village takes up residence to be both nurse and governess in a wealthy neighbourhood. Love and matters of human compassion encourage the heroine, Charlotte Hart, to become more than what she intended to be.
Dante's Purgatory In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 83. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,200. Language: English. Published: January 22, 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
A Tale of Two Cities In Plain and Simple English (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography and Character Index)(Annotated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 82. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,910. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Charles Dicken’s “A Tale of Two Cities” is considered one of the greatest novels ever wrote. It also can be difficult to understand--it is loaded with themes, imagery, and symbols. If you need a little help understanding it, let BookCaps help with this study guide. Along with chapter-by-chapter summaries and analysis, this book features the full text of Dicken's classic novel is also included.
The Canterbury Tales In Plain and Simple English (Translated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 81. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 546,410. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Geoffrey Chaucer's "The Canterbury Tales" is epic in everyway; it have love, humor, history, religion--it has it all! Who wouldn't want to read this true classic? Unfortunately, reading it and understanding it can be two very different things because the English often just does not make sense to the modern reader. Let BookCaps help with this modern translation. If you have struggled in the past
Homer's Iliad: A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $3.00 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
Wuthering Heights In Plain and Simple English (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography and Character Index)(Annotated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 80. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 135,270. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Emily Brontë’s “Wuthering Heights” is considered one of the greatest novels ever wrote. It also can be difficult to understand--it is loaded with themes, imagery, and symbols. If you need a little help understanding it, let BookCaps help with this study guide. Along with chapter-by-chapter summaries and analysis, this book features the full text of Brontë's classic novel is also included.
Oliver Twist In Plain and Simple English (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography and Character Index)(Annotated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 175,490. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Charles Dickens’ “Oliver Twist” is considered one of his greatest books. It also can be difficult to understand--it is loaded with themes, imagery, and symbols. If you need a little help understanding it, let BookCaps help with this study guide. Along with chapter-by-chapter summaries and analysis, this book features the full text of Wilde's classic novel is also included.
The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 79. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 204,130. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Of all early English literature, The Anglo-Saxon Chronicle has long been considered among the greatest--and hardest to understand! If you have struggled in the past reading old English, then BookCaps can help you out. We all need refreshers every now and then. Whether you are a student trying to cram for that big final, or someone just trying to understand a book more, BookCaps can help.
The Epic of Gilgamesh In Plain and Simple English
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 76. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,990. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Epic of Gilgamesh is one of the earliest works of literature ever written; it has been translated, retranslated and translated again--many times over. With so many translations, much has been lost and trying to read any version can be difficult. Let BookCaps help with this modern translation of Gilgamesh. If you have struggled in the past reading old English, then BookCaps can help you out.
Walden In Plain and Simple English (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography, and Character Index)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 67. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,810. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Walden was Henry David Thoreau magnum opus. It also can be difficult to understand--it is loaded with themes, imagery, and symbols. If you need a little help understanding it, let BookCaps help with this study guide.
Henry IV: Part Two In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 64. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,870. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Henry IV, Part II is one of Shakespeare's most famous histories. But let's face it…if you don't understand it, then you are not alone. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation of Henry IV, Part II. The original text is also presented in the book, along with a comparable version of both text.
Moby Dick In Plain and Simple English (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, and Character Index)(Annotated)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 63. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 223,950. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
An obsessed and insane captain leads his crew into dangerous waters. A young man, eager to go to sea and forget his problems, signs on with a whaling ship for the first time. A savage islander shows what it means to be brave, strong, and compassionate. A mighty white whale haunts the dreams of every whaler in the four oceans.
Gastarbeiter
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 121,790. Language: Italian. Published: September 12, 2012 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Classics
1960. Luca, uno studente liceale di diciotto anni, affascinato da un annuncio radiofonico, lascia gli studi, la famiglia, il suo maso solitario tra i monti tridentini e si trasferisce in Germania, per soddisfare la sua voglia d’avventura più che per bisogno.
Richard III In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 60. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,440. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Category: 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.