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Huckleberry Finn by Dave Mckay
Series: Easy English Books. Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » USA(4.93 from 15 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.
A Tale of Two Cities by Dave Mckay
Series: Easy English Books. Price: Free! Words: 140,230. Language: Australian English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom(4.87 from 15 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".
Jane Austen's Mansfield Park: Abridged by Emma Laybourn
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.
Whistleblower by Terry Morgan
Series: Conspiracy. Price: Free! Words: 125,420. 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.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged by Emma Laybourn
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.
A Bewitching Smile by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 108,400. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Asian / General, Fiction » Classics
A Bewitching Smile is reminiscent of A Passage to India in the creation of a kind of psychological DMZ, another Shangrila with its own ephipanies and perils. The tough-sensitive characterization, and the sharp, often aphoristic dialogue, and the irony, combine to create a powerful drama.
1984 by George Orwell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,370. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by Libros Selectos. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Orwell ha construuido una metáfora del imaginario social del siglo XX al describir un país carcelario, vigilado por un panóctico, es decir, un lugar desde donde es posible verlo todo y a todos. La vigencia de esta obra es incontrovertible.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes by L.E. Smart
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.
A Walk Around Audubon by Autumn Russell
Price: Free! Words: 109,650. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Humor & comedy
Come join me on a walk around Audubon. Walk right into the lives of four very eccentric characters. You’ll first meet five-foot Hester and his wife six-nine Mavis. Along the way, you’ll also be introduced to their good friend and boarder, Tallulah. Although originally from West Africa, she’s lived in the United States for many years and still struggles in her quest to learn how to drive.
Laurence Sterne's Tristram Shandy, Abridged by Emma Laybourn
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.
Learn French! Apprends l'Anglais! THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY: In French and English by Oscar Wilde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Kryptic Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » French
THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY (LE PORTRAIT DE DORIAN GRAY): This unique book features paragraph by paragraph translations from English to French, allowing the reader to learn French vocabulary and sentence structure while enjoying a famous novel.
Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated by Andrew Barger
Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,220. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
"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.
El Maestro y Margarita. Prologo de Julio Travieso by Mijail Bulgakov
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 139,320. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Este clasico es, ante todo, una novela dentro de otra. Por una parte, la historia de la llegada del diablo a Moscú y la repercusión que esto tiene en la vida de Margarita y su amante el Maestro; y por otra, la admirable novela escrita por el Maestro sobre Poncio Pilato y Jesucristo.
Classics of Gothic Horror: Dracula and Frankenstein by Lenny Flank
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 236,750. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Classics
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.
Pride and Prejudice: The Other Way Round by Anne Wrightwell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,220. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Pride and Prejudice: The Other Way Round tells Jane Austen's classic story but with a twist. It is set in a universe where gender roles are the other way round.
El recurso del metodo by Alejo Carpentier
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,640. Language: Spanish. Published: April 2, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Obra compleja, escrita en lenguaje suntuoso, montada sobre un monólogo, que ha tenido numerosas ediciones, que ya pasan de treinta, solamente en espanol. Euna novela histórica y política entre cuyas virtudes estaban la paródica autenticidad del mundo narrado: la figura del caudillo latinoamericano.
Richard III In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 60. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,430. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Richard III depicts the Machiavellian rise to power and subsequent short reign of Richard III of England. It's tragic; it's historical; and, if you don't get Shakespearean English, it probably doesn't make any sense!. Let BookCaps help with this modern translation of the classic history play. If you have struggled in the past reading Shakespeare, then BookCaps can help you out.
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