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Vintage Reading: From Plato to Bradbury: A Personal Tour of Some of the World's Best Books
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Vintage Reading brings eighty of the world's most unforgettable books out from behind the high castle walls, lowers the drawbridge, and welcomes readers inside. With lively and concise commentary, award-winning author Robert Kanigel throws an arm around the reader and becomes the tour guide to classics, best-sellers, lesser-known greats, and everything in-between.
Čovjek koji je želio biti kralj
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: Croatian. Published: April 19, 2011 by Marko Maras. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Hrvatski prijevod priče "The Man Who Would Be King" nobelovca Rudyarda Kiplinga. Dravot i Carnehan, dva engleska pustolova, kreću iz kolonijalne Indije da osvoje kraljevstvo u Afganistanu. Koliko su pohlepni, toliko su i hrabri... Po ovoj je slavnoj priči snimljen i film, u kojem glume Sean Connery i Michael Caine.
Elephant: An Indian Tale
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,780. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Didier lives life as a normal, largish elephant in Mumbai, India with his mother and the rest of the herd owned by Mr. Rahol. Discontent with his elephant life, Didier wonders if he’d prefer to be another animal, instead. His mother tells fantastic tales of the wild, before humans turned her into a domestic animal, but neither she nor the rest of Mr. Rahol’s herd understand Didier's need for more.
The Devil Still Has My Lawnmower & Other Tales of the Weird
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Price: Free! Words: 27,720. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man loans his lawnmower to the Devil and must make a trip to Hell to avoid a fine by the Homeowner's association. An extremely boring person negotiates the release of his chicken nugget (which contains the secret to universal peace, prosperity, and happiness) with some extragalactic aliens. A frustrated writer launches her manuscript into deep space, igniting a fierce war in the stars.
Illustrated Dodge a Twist and a Tobacconist
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,660. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013 by Mary C. Findley. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Illustrated with full-page, full-color Victorian-era art, this Steampunk Literary Tribute merges characters from classic stories into a crimefighting team battling human trafficking. Characters from Alcott, Stevenson, Dickens and others. Prowl the Thames in a steam-powered Catfish. Soar over London in a stealth glider. Witness astonishing redemption and restoration.
Interviews With Legendary Writers From Beyond
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Ever wondered what you would ask your favourite author if you met him? Find out what I asked...
The Complete Mowgli Stories, Duly Annotated
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Series: Bapton Books Annotated Classics. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,760. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 7, 2013 by Bapton Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Classics
The stories that concern Mowgli’s adventures have been collected, placed in their internal chronological order, and annotated in this volume by the historians GMW Wemyss and Markham Shaw Pyle. Prefatory essays and over three hundred and fifty footnotes accompany the text, delving into history, geography, ethnology, Imperial politics, and much else beside.
Over his Shoulder
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Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 65,220. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
A study of the aesthetics of the masculine novel of action and the romance form in the late Victorian and Edwardian periods.
The Jungle Book - simplified version
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Rudyard Kipling's timeless tales of Mowgli and his jungle friends (and enemies) retold in simplified English so it is accessible to younger readers and to EFL/ESL students.
Cinq contes à l'intention des petits loups
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: French. Published: March 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Voici cinq petits contes. Ils sont tout autant destinés à des cheftaines ou des louvetiers pour se familiariser avec les aspects mystérieux du monde de l'enfance, qu'aux louveteaux et aux louvettes eux-mêmes auxquels on les racontera lors d'une réunion à la tanière ou d'une veillée au camp. Ces derniers pourront tout aussi bien les lire eux-même à la maison sur tablette.