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Sketchbook: Stories and Vignettes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The stories and vignettes presented here span about 30 years of writing. Some of the stories come from my Ernest Hemingway phase. You can also find some crime, inspiration and a few attempts at humor. The stories are interspersed with some short vignettes. Without exception, all of the stories attempt to show some aspect of the uniquely human condition we call “life.”
Lethargy - a Princess and the Pea story
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Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Nicholas’s mother Queen Ophira maintains impossible standards for any princess interested in a marriage to him and devises tests to deem their worthiness. When he meets Penelope who happens to be quite allergic to peas, he comes up with a plan…
7 Best Stories of O.Henry
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Price: Free! Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Being a young and new generation reader, one might not have heard names like Chaucer, but one hardly says one has not heard O.Henry! He is such a beloved writer of modern literature! 7SeriesBooks introduces this great literary figure to the modern young adult reader by wrapping his 7 best stories in a book! It is a perfect collection to feel the real flavor of the great writer of our times.
Padres e hijos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,580. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Publicada por primera vez en 1862, Padres e hijos es, según los críticos de varias generaciones, la mejor novela de este autor, quien reflejó en sus obras, y en especial en esta, la cotidianeidad y la esencia del pueblo ruso. Un clásico de la literatura universal que todos debemos leer.
El principe feliz y otros cuentos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Esta colección de cuentos permite observar la grandeza literaria de la que era capaz Wilde, y de su profundo entendimiento del ser humano. Amor, odio, vanidad, egoísmo, amistad, desinterés, humildad, son algunos de los sentimientos que encontraremos en estas páginas, lo que nos llevará a la reflexión y al goce literario. Un clásico de la literatura universal que todos debemos leer.
Ready Reference Treatise: Little Women
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 110 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 251. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Little Women” was particularly written for female readers; however, it became equally popular with male readers. True love, work, and domesticity are the three noticeable themes of the novel. These three themes are interdependent.
The Legend of Herakles, Volume One
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,480. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Herakles is the most celebrated hero of Greek mythology and famed as a warrior without equal. Born through Zeus's infidelity, and with phenomenal strength and agility, Herakles found himself constantly pitted against vicious monsters and vengeful Gods. Volume One includes the first five episodes of the series and tells of how Herakles came by his name and the tale of his first four tasks.
Uncle Toms Cabin
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 180,660. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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.
Lords of the Housetops: Thirteen Illustrated Cat Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
As Carl Van Vechten notes in his preface to this collection, “In the essay and especially in poetry the cat has become a favourite subject, but in fiction it must be admitted that he lags considerably behind the dog.” Van Vechten sought to mitigate this disparity by creating this collection of charming (and sometimes frightening) feline tales.
The Life and Strange Surprising Adventures of Robinson Crusoe of York, Mariner (Illustrated)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,350. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Robinson Crusoe is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published on 25 April 1719. This first edition credited the work's fictional protagonist Robinson Crusoe as its author, leading many readers to believe he was a real person and the book a travelogue of true incidents.
Uncle Remus and Brer Rabbit (Illustrated)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
The stories are written in an eye dialect devised by Harris to represent a Deep South Gullah dialect. The genre of stories is the trickster tale. At the time of Harris' publication, his work was praised for its ability to capture plantation negro dialect.
The Sleeping Beauty Picture Book (Illustrated)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
This book was originally part of the 'Toy Books' series published between 1865-1875. The collections of fairy stories, nursery rhymes and other adventures never fail to entertain both children and adults. 'The Sleeping Beauty Picture Book' contains the stories, The Sleeping Beauty, The Baby's Own Alphabet, and Bluebeard.
Pride and Prejudice (Illustrated)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,170. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Pride and Prejudice is a novel by Jane Austen, first published in 1813. The story follows the main character Elizabeth Bennet as she deals with issues of manners, upbringing, morality, education and marriage in the landed gentry society of early 19th-century England.
The Cage
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Price: Free! Words: 17,540. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Set around the year 2050 when overpopulation is causing food and energy shortages, mass unemployment, social tension and civil conflict. An ex politician and professor of biology talks to a grandson no longer able to cope with life in an overcrowded city. A follow-up to 'The Malthus Pandemic', this hard-hitting short novel is based on original facts and forecasts. Not for the faint hearted.
Test
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
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The Huldre Hat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A simply walk through the forest changes Hazel's perspective of the old legends when a spell causes her day to go awry.
Our Own Spaces
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 104. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 6,810. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
The letter that was open in front of my eyes was a kind of journey into past. I had already read it thrice, but I wanted to read it once again to find out whether I had missed something.
The Custodian
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Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
A thrilling story of an Orphan who against all odds stands up to restore justice in Destiny Valley. With the police unable to stop the dreaded Dragons and all forms of justice in his school soon becoming a thing of the past, Robert together with his friends team up in an action packed,suspense filled and hilarious mission to put bring back justice.
Classics of Gothic Horror: Dracula and Frankenstein
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,750. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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.