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Lest Camelot Fall
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 116,730. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Millions of people around the world know the legend of King Arthur, but the stories always end with Arthur’s death and never reveal what happened to the surviving Knights of the Round Table—or Camelot itself.
Sword of Woden~Monsters~A Novel of Beowulf Ecgtheowson
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Series: Sword of Woden, Book Three. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,640. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The great battles which claimed the lives of Kings have ended and Beowulf moves south to confront the terror in Dane Land, the fell-troll Grendel. Gathering his war band about him the hero arrives at Heorot unaware that it is the destiny of Woden which is about to be realized as the war of the gods reaches its climax. Shortlisted as 'Editors Choice' by the Historical Novel Society, August 2014.
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,820. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Classics
It is a tale of ghosts, of madness, of revenge - of old alliances giving way to new intrigues. Denmark is changing, shaking off its medieval past. War with Norway is on the horizon. And Hamlet - son of the old king, nephew of the new - becomes increasingly entangled in a web of deception - and murder.
Ode to Boy, vol. 1: An Anthology of Same-Sex Attraction In Literature from Antiquity Through the 18th Century
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,600. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Volume 1 is a refreshingly readable collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the Eighteenth Century. Includes works by Plato, Shakespeare, Rumi, Hafiz, & many others. Hale's introductions to the authors are to the point and sometimes witty, specifying why the author or work is included in the volume and sometimes providing a larger biographical scope.
Beyond the Count
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Bathory Gate Press. Category: Fiction » Classics
Beyond the Count includes an edited collection of vampire stories, plays, and poems from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, annotated and introduced by literary scholar Margo Bond Collins. The collection gives students, scholars, and vampire aficionados the opportunity to examine works often long out of print and to contextualize the development of the vampire beyond that most famous Count.
Harlan Banks and the Pirates of dog Island
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,940. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Harlan Banks, 14 almost 15, is a child of the Great Depression in rural Alabama. Mending from an accident earlier in the year, his parents have sent him to visit his cousin in Florida. In the midst of a hurricane, pirates and multiple kidnappings, he survives another adventure.
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.
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.
The Road Returns
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 151,860. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Foreverland Press. Category: Fiction » Classics
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.
From Beyond Space and Time 5
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Series: From Beyond Space and Time, Book 5. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,140. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A classic action thriller of the adventures of explorers with an exploration club uncovering a black sphere of unknown origins from where Rudolf Hess crashed during the Second World War, and in a museum the artifact is activated and a strange being appears from its energy field, which turns out to be a human time traveler, from a form of suspended animation, expecting to be revived in the future!
Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated
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Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #1. Price: $8.98 USD. Words: 140,220. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
"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 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.
The Charles Dickens Companion
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 299,180. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: 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
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.
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.
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.
A Selection of Writings from HG Wells: The Time Machine, The Invisible Man, The Island of Dr Moreau
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 126,170. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
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
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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".
Cody: Clicking Beat on the Brink of Nada
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 66,440. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Category: Fiction » Classics
By turns funny, romantic, erotic, and sad, this evocative novel brilliantly recreates the landscape of late adolescence, when friendships seem eternal and loves reincarnate. Set in Arkansas but first published in The Netherlands, Clicking Beat on the Brink of Nada--or Cody, as it was titled in the U.S.--quickly won praise from reviewers and readers across Europe and North America.