Fiction » Classics

Pride and Prejudice: The Other Way Round
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 127,220. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Pride and Prejudice: The Other Way Round tells Jane Austen's classic story but with a twist. It is set in a universe where gender roles are the other way round.
Marlborough Blues: Boy against the System
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Classics
The heart of the story tells of the uneven confrontation between the nastiest of the senior boys and a strong-minded, thirteen-year old French newcomer. When the older boy fails to break the spirit of the rebellious upstart, the battle is ratcheted up several notches and the senior, Dirk Digby, is ready to do whatever it takes to crush the life out of his nemesis.
Cent jaroj da soleco (Mondliteraturo en Esperanto)
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 130,040. Language: Esperanto (original orthography with diacritics). Published: June 7, 2015 by Mondial. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Cent jaroj da soleco (1967) estas la ĉefverko de la nobelpremiita kolombia aŭtoro Gabriel García Márquez (1927-2014) kaj unu el la plej famaj verkoj de la hispanlingva kaj la monda literaturo.
Storie di birra - antologia di grandi autori della letteratura italiana
Series: La grande letteratura italiana, Book 8. Price: $3.43 USD. Words: 143,760. Language: Italian. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Classics
Restare in relax seduti all'ombra di una veranda, davanti ad una birra fresca, gli alberi che ondeggiano alla brezzolina estiva, le cicale che friniscono durante il solleone: ecco uno dei piaceri della vita! La birra ha ispirato autori di ogni epoca e nazionalità , ispirato religioni e addirittura provocato rivoluzioni, perchè dunque non dedicarle un libro? Ecco una spumeggiante raccolta di brani
County Seat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,190. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
County Seat is the last novel of the highly acclaimed "Mantz trilogy" by Paul Frederick Corey. Together with Three Miles Square and The Road Returns, Corey provided a fictional account of early twentieth century rural farming life in an Iowa neighborhood contained within three square miles.
Our Mutual Friend
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 334,600. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The New York Times said of Our Mutual Friend, the last novel completed by Dickens, that for most readers it would "be considered his best." While expressing all the humanism and humor of Dickens's early work, Our Mutual Friend is also the author's most modern novel and one of his most sophisticated.
A Spirit in Prison
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 187,790. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Romance » General
Robert Smythe Hichens was an English novelist, journalist, short story writer, poet, dramatist, lyricist, screenwriter, and playwright. He wrote more than forty novels during the span of his career, the most noteworthy being The Green Carnation, for which he gained notoriety and A Spirit in Prison, which won critical praise for its psychological insights and vivid pictures of local color.
Whistleblower
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.
Equality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014 by Asylum Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Equality is one of Edward Bellamy's social review from the 19th-century.
Come Nineveh, Come Tyre
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 207,800. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Classics
In Come Nineveh, Come Tyre, China and the Soviet Union are waiting and watching for any sign of weakness from the untried Ted Jason, survivor of the assassination attempt that took the life of Orrin Knox and catapulted him into the Presidency. Ted Jason has been thrust into this position of power—is he up to the challenge of leadership in such a time of crisis?
The Trojan War and Its Aftermath: Four Epic Poems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 306,970. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This book is a collection of four ancient epics that tell the story of the Trojan War and its aftermath. I have retold these epic poems to make them easier to read. In my retellings, I supply important background information.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged
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.
Huckleberry Finn
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.
The Road Returns
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.
Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated
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.
The Charles Dickens Companion
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 299,180. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Charles Dickens create an entire world in his novels. If you are a Dickens fan or find yourself trying to remember whose who and from what novel, then this is a must have reference. This book includes a biography of Dickens, study guides, historical notes, character overviews, and plot summaries for the following novels: David Copperfield, Great Expectations, Hard Times, A Tale of Two Cities, Ol
Uncle Toms Cabin
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 180,660. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Classics
Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly, is a Classic peice of american literature about anti-slavery which helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War.
Classics of Gothic Horror: Dracula and Frankenstein
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.
A Selection of Writings from HG Wells: The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, The Island of Dr Moreau
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,170. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A collection of classic novels by HG Wells. Wells combined an encyclopedic knowledge of science, a utopian political idealism, a visionary ability to extrapolate into the future, and a pessimistic view of human nature, to produce some of the best-known classics of science fiction. With a new biographical Introduction.
A Tale of Two Cities
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".