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Ready Reference Treatise: Middlemarch
Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 107 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 188. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
The novel "Middlemarch"describes in detail that the choice of an occupation by which one earns a living is also very important issue. The author very clearly points to the consequences of making wrong choices in life.
Shakespeare As Fiction: Four Shakespeare Plays Retold As Novels
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Have you ever thought of Shakespeare as a fast-paced, action-filled, page-turning…novel?! Shakespeare plays on stage make for fantastic theatrics! But when you read it as a book…some of it’s glory can be lost. This novelization of four Shakespeare plays uses a more modern language and narration to capture the story as a novel. The following plays (turned into novels) are included: Julius Caesa
Swimming Blind
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Bard and Book. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Classics
As a University professor, Riley could see that the girl’s creationist views were nonsense and his evolutionary reasoning was reasoned. What he couldn’t see, was the chain of events about to unfold, leading to a man standing scared and a platypus swimming blind. Sometimes nature preaches silent sermons.
The Alien Artifact Quadrilogy (2014)
Price: Free! Words: 226,410. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Classics
A quadrilogy with four high quality sci-fi horror action novels! In The Alien Artifact 4 a deadly voyager alien artifact creates a haunted castle. In The Alien Artifact 3 a spacecraft encounters an alien artifact of supernatural origins. In The Alien Artifact 2 explorers find a fifteen-mile alien artifact on an island. In The Alien Artifact explorers uncover an entity in an ancient alien artifact.
Mr. Darcy in Want of a Wife
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,080. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Romance » General
Before Edward Cullen and Christian Grey, there was Mr. Darcy.
Faust Part One and Part Two
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,160. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
As much poem as it is play, Faust is the spiritual quest of a soul determined to explore the very nature of Reality, a revolutionary work that refuses to accept limitations, but, like Romanticism itself, embraces all, the natural world of everyday life, as well as the Great World of universal experience, the macrocosm as well as the microcosm.
A Quick Guide to "The Idiot"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 42 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 185. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
The novel "The Idiot" revolves around the central character Prince Myshkin. He is very innocent and naive, but he happens to arrive in St. Petersburg society which teems with morally corrupt and deceptive people.
Werther
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,420. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Romance » General
Werther es una novela representativa del Siglo de Oro de la literatura alemana. Goethe escribió su obra en la forma de más popularidad en Europa: la epistolar. Este estilo permite que asistamos a la intimidad de Werther, que utiliza sus desventuras amorosas como pretexto para verter todas sus ideas estéticas.
Metamorfosis y cartas al padre
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,690. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
La metamorfosis no solo es una obra maestra de Kafka, es también una novela clave, piedra de toque de la literatura del siglo XX. Carta al padre, documento literario y autobiográfico que revela la intimidad de Kafka y su indiscutible condición de artista excepcional. Un testimonio desgarrador que jamás pudo ser leído por su destinatario, el padre de Franz.
A Tedious Brief Look at Shakespeare's THE MERCHANT OF VENICE
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Classics
An unique piece of literary criticism on Shakespeare's "The Merchant of Venice."
El reino de este mundo
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: Spanish. Published: January 16, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
El tema principal de esta novela, lo real maravilloso, esta enmarcada en la Revolución haitiana. Ha sido ampliamente aceptada por la crítica y pertenece ya al canon académico, e introduce al lector, a través de los ojos de un esclavo, en la fascinante atmósfera de una Haití en busca de independencia, descubriendo un mundo de pasiones en medio de los tremendos lujos de la corte bonapartista.
Iniziazione di un uomo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,330. Language: Italian. Published: January 14, 2014 by Gingko edizioni. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Io non conosco nessuno — nemmeno Faulkner o Kafka — in cui l’arte è maggiore o meglio nascosta. Non conosco nessuno che è più prezioso, più toccante e più vicino a noi. Dos Passos ha inventato solo una cosa, un’arte della narrazione. Ma questo è sufficiente per creare un universo. Jean-Paul Sartre
Max und Moritz: Eine Bubengeschichte in sieben Streichen (Illustrierte und überarbeitete Ausgabe)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: German. Published: January 14, 2014 by Ebozon Verlag. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Classics
Illustrierte und überarbeitete Ausgabe, ungekürzte Fassung
La Maison du bord des sables - Signe de Piste
Price: $5.10 USD. Words: 41,020. Language: French. Published: January 14, 2014 by Editions Delahaye. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics, Fiction » Classics
C'est une immense table de résonance que cette maison du bord des sables, cette demeure bretonne battue de vent et de tempête. C'est là que Jacques-Robert mène sa petite vie et sa dure mission près d'un malade dont la vie est suspendue, près d'une mère qui ne peut dissimuler son aversion pour lui...
William Shakespeare’s "1 Henry IV, aka Henry IV, Part 1": A Retelling in Prose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,950. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
This book is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "1 Henry IV," which is also known as "Henry IV, Part 1." In this book, we learn of Prince Hal's friendship with the evil but witty Falstaff, and we see Prince Hal redeem himself at the Battle of Shrewsbury in 1403. One of the play's main characters is Sir John Falstaff, Shakespeare's wittiest character.
Literature Help: Blindness
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 41 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 184. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Classics
“Blindness” is set in an unnamed city in an unnamed country. The story describes the sudden attack of an epidemic that strikes the people of the city and makes them blind. The disease spreads rapidly and soon the entire city goes blind, except for the doctor’s wife.
Anecdotario
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Classics
Todo es cristalino en Alfonso Reyes, sus obras eruditas, su poesía, sus cuentos y ahora sus anécdotas, recogidas al gotear de la pluma y correr de los años, y en las que se confirma el humorismo que siempre lo caracterizó. Esta selección de anécdotas nos hace recordar su sonrisa, sus ojos pícaros y vivaces, su agudísimo sentido de la fonética y de la electricidad.
Rebelion en la granja
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,180. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » General
Rebelión en la granja es una fábula en la que la adjudicación de las aflicciones y necesidades humanas a los animales protagonista venció la resistencia racional de los primeros lectores a mirar lo que no querían mirar. Este es un clasico que predijo, mucho antes de que ocurrieran, los crimenes estalinistas.
La muerte de Ivan Ilich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: Spanish. Published: January 5, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Russian
Leon Tolstoi es considerado uno de los escritores más importantes de la segunda mitad del siglo XX y uno de los novelistas excepcionales de todos los tiempos. Una de sus novelas breves más sobresalientes es precisamente: La muerte de Iván Ilich, en la que, sin duda alcanza la perfección y la acción fluye como un torrente, permite asistir a las zonas oscuras de la decadencia del ser humano.
A Lasting Love Affair: Darcy and Elizabeth (A Pride and Prejudice Variation)
Series: A Darcy and Elizabeth Love Affair, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,440. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics
"When a man meets the woman with whom he is destined to share his life, he knows." Jane Austen started it, and two hundred years later we keep coming back for more—the story of Darcy and Elizabeth and a different path to happily ever after.