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Pilgrim’s Progress
Price: Free! Words: 69,650. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by Aneko Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
Each character represented in this allegory is intentionally and profoundly accurate in its depiction of what we see all around us, and unfortunately, what we too often see in ourselves. But while Christian is injured and nearly killed, he eventually prevails to the end. So can you.
Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights: Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 78,220. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This edition of "Wuthering Heights" has been shortened to two-thirds of its original length, and slightly simplified, whilst preserving the book's character. It offers readers with good English a more approachable version of Emily's Bronte's great classic novel.
Jane Austen's Mansfield Park: Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 105,300. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Classics
This edition of "Mansfield Park" has been shortened to two-thirds of its original length, and slightly simplified, whilst preserving Jane Austen's style. It offers readers with good English a more approachable version of the great classic novel.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(3.00 from 1 review)
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s collection of stories featuring the world’s greatest consulting detective has now been re-written, with all the characters regendered. Now follow Miss Sherlock Holmes as she uses her unparalleled powers of deduction to solve her most challenging mysteries.
W.M. Thackeray's Vanity Fair, Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 180,560. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Vanity Fair follows the fortunes of several families through the Battle of Waterloo and after. It is one of the great Victorian novels, full of life and interest; yet is nowadays little read because of its length. This abridged edition makes Thackeray's classic more approachable for today's reader.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
"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.
Elizabeth Gaskell's North and South, Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 130,110. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
North and South is a great Victorian novel of social conflict and romance, set in the industrial north of England. This abridgement of Elizabeth Gaskell's humane and thoughtful work is two thirds of its original length. It makes her classic novel more approachable for the modern reader, and includes a section explaining the historical context.
Laurence Sterne's Tristram Shandy, Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 131,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tristram Shandy, widely regarded as one of the great works of English literature, is also one of the most difficult to read. This edition simplifies and shortens the book to two-thirds of its original length, making it accessible to the general reader while retaining its wit and style.
7 Best Stories of O.Henry
Price: Free! Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: 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.
Pilgrim’s Progress: Updated, Modern English. More than 100 Illustrations.
Price: Free! Words: 132,450. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017 by Aneko Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Classics
Updated Edition: The best part of this book is the Bible verses added to the text. The original Pilgrim’s Progress listed the Bible verse references, but the verses themselves are so impactful when tied to the scenes in this allegory, that they are now included within the text of this book.
Whistleblower
Price: Free! Words: 125,740. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Huge amounts of international aid money are being stolen by those at the heart of the political establishment. Ex politician, Jim Smith, threatened and harassed into fleeing abroad for accusations of fraud secretly returns to renew his campaign. An epic thriller covering events in the USA, Europe, Africa, the Middle East and Asia about a stubborn man refusing to fit into any stereotype.
Pilgrim's Progress - Special Edition
Price: Free! Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015 by White Tree Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory
This is a book for all ages, for Sunday school teachers, and anyone who wants to read John Bunyan’s Pilgrim’s Progress in a clear form. The first part is told by young Christian himself, as he leaves the City of Destruction to reach the Celestial City, and encounters lions, giants, and a creature called the Destroyer. Christiana follows along later, and tells her own story in the second part.
Christmas Classics Refreshed
Price: Free! Words: 39,770. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Classics
Fifteen obscure heartwarming Christmas tales, most of them more than a century old, are brought to life in this delightful, family friendly collection. Unearthed from ancient magazines, books, and newspapers the stories have been updated and annotated for today’s readers by Bill Russo.
Son of Zeus: The Legend of Herakles
Price: Free! Words: 147,890. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Classics
Herakles is the most celebrated hero of Greek mythology and famed as a warrior without peer. Born through a God's infidelity, Herakles lived in a brutal and violent world, populated by belligerent deities and vicious monsters. Named Alkides at birth, this is the story of how the most famous son of Zeus came to take the name Herakles, and the horrific crime that changed the course of his life.
The Tragedy of Hamlet
Price: Free! Words: 34,170. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics
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The Life and Death of Mr. Badman: An Analysis of a Wicked Man's Life, as a Warning for Others
Price: Free! Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017 by Aneko Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Classical & allegory, Fiction » Classics
The life of Mr. Badman forms a third part to The Pilgrim’s Progress, but it is not a delightful pilgrimage to heaven. On the contrary, it is a wretched downward journey to the infernal realms.
The Hound of the Baskervilles: Annotated with Reading Strategies
Price: Free! Words: 76,670. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Education & Study Guides » Teaching methods & materials / language arts
This reading strategy enhanced version of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s book, The Hound of the Baskervilles, has been designed to help you with this famous fictional work by having over 90 reading strategy experiences embedded throughout the text.
The Dateless Diary of An Unknown Person
Price: Free! Words: 67,390. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: June 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Classics
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
A law graduate, disowned and turned out by his father, while living in a Kafkaesque world of Franz Kafka, struggles against absurdity and worthlessness of life and comes across a dateless diary of an unknown person and comes to know about the quest of that unknown author of the diary for the peacock tribe people and their mysterious peacock tantra (rituals). A novel writen on many levels.
Two Lost Souls
Series: Chosen Words. Price: Free! Words: 72,710. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Two Lost Souls continues the tale of Incident at Monticello. The Chosen words series is a sequential series. All books are meant to be read in order. Two lost Souls continues to follow the Rengaws and friends. Also their enemies. New characters are introduced. New story lines develop, and a unique perspective is introduced. The creative writing style of Scott D Wagner flourishes in this novel.
Incident At Monticello
Series: Chosen Words. Price: Free! Words: 97,360. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics
In this Modern Classic, Daniel Rengaw is new to Notoriety. His Notoriety is what History wants to channel with. Men, myths, and memories of History, ask Daniel to re-write a wrong. It is the doings of History that help drive the tale. The obstruction is that History doesn’t always drive a true path. Maybe more true, and unsettling to Daniel, History leans against a post in the shadows of his mind.

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