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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.
Dom Casmurro
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Price: Free! Words: 66,690. Language: Unknown language. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Dom Casmurro é um romance escrito por Machado de Assis em 1899 e publicado pela Livraria Garnier. Foi escrito para sair diretamente em livro, o que ocorreu em 1900, embora com data do ano anterior. Completa a "trilogia realista" de Machado de Assis, ao lado de Memórias Póstumas de Brás Cubas e Quincas Borba, tendo sido esses dois escritos primeiramente em folhetins.1
Harlan Banks and the Pirates of dog Island
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Price: $2.99 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.
William Shakespeare's "Othello" A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,170. Language: American English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
This is an easy-to-read retelling of William Shakespeare's "Othello," in which the evil Iago lies and falsely convinces Othello, the Moor (black North African) of Venice, Italy, that his innocent wife, Desdemona, has been cheating on him.
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.
La puissance des ordinaires
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 48,000. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
« Au départ du vol Paris-Corfou, les passagers, d’apparence ordinaire, font connaissance. Mais au cours du voyage mouvementé, de surprises en révélations, le mystère s’épaissit. Nos voyageurs parviendront-ils à destination ? Pour le savoir, embarquez avec eux et laissez-vous emmener. Mais attention ! Tout peut arriver… » Un roman qui mêle action, suspense, sensualité et voyage, pour tous.
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.
Terapia
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,360. Language: Spanish. Published: July 17, 2014 by OmniaBooks. Category: Fiction » Classics
Ana tiene 35 años y es oriunda de Concepción, Chile. Su vida ha cambiado desde que le afecta un trastorno bipolar. Recibir el diagnóstico ha sido una impresión terrible para ella y furiosa consigo misma, con su familia y con el mundo, decide encerrarse en sí misma y vivir recluida en una pensión de estudiantes.
모르그 가의 살인, The Murders in the Rue Morgue (Korean Edition)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: Korean. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Murders in the Rue Morgue, recognized as the first modern detective story by Edgar Allan Poe, is now available in Korean. If you're looking for an opportunity to enhance your Korean skills, don't pass up this amazing story! [모르그 가의 살인]은 는 최초의 현대 추리소설이라고 평가 받는 작품입니다. 최초의 탐정이 등장하는 최초의 추리소설! 한글 번역본과 영어 원본을 함께 실었으니, 미국 문학사의 거장이자 비운의 천재 작가인 에드거 앨런 포우의 작품을 감상할 기회를 놓치지 마십시오!
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 2 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
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.”
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.
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.