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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.
Emily Bronte's Wuthering Heights: Abridged by Emma Laybourn
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.
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.
לאמריקה ובחזרה by Mordechai Landsberg
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 77,490. Language: Hebrew. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
נחומיק בן העשר, המתגורר עם אמו האלמנה, עובר את חוויות מלחמת תש"ח במושבה, שבה משפחות רבות מאבדות את יקיריהן בקרָבות. לפני המלחמה התחבר הילד עם צעיר מקסים, נמרץ ומלא תשוקה, שלימד אותו לרכב על סוס. פעם הוא מביאוֹ לביתו- ואמו מנהלת עם הבחור פרשת אהבים קצרה, טרם יציאתו לקרב לטרון, שממנו הוא אינו חוזר... עדוּת השכול נספגת בנשמתו של הילד. התקרבות אמו אל אביו האלמן של המאהב הגבור- נתקלת בהתנגדות הילד
מהומה אחרי מלחמה by Mordechai Landsberg
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 63,670. Language: Hebrew. Published: December 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
מהומה אחרי מלחמה' הוא רומאן עם עלילה כמעט מקאברית, המתרחשת בתקופת סיומה של מלחמת יום כיפור. הגיבורים הם ידידים משכּבר, כבני 30 ומשהו: צייר אוהב חיי ם; מדריך חקלאי, ﬠיתונאי-לﬠת-מצוא, בﬠל דיﬠות מוּקצנות "מתוך יאוש מהמצב"; ומשורר- מרצה לדתות ﬠתיקות באוניברסיטה. השלושה, ששנים מהם השתתפו במלחמה, יוצאים ﬠם כול הלוחמים להפגנות כנגד "ממשלת המחדל", ובמהרה פונים איש לﬠברו : חייהם הופכים לתזזית מתמדת.
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.
Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan
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.
To Have His Cake (and Eat It Too): Mr. Darcy's Tale by P. O. Dixon
Series: Pride and Prejudice Untold, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Fitzwilliam Darcy had the best of intentions towards Miss Elizabeth Bennet. His sense of duty to his family prohibited him from offering her marriage. His love for her prohibited him from attempting to make her his mistress. What then, is a man of means supposed to do when he realizes he cannot live without the only woman he will ever love?
Two Lost Souls by Scott D Wagner
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 by Scott D Wagner
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.
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.
Pilgrim's Progress - Special Edition by Chris Wright
Price: Free! Words: 66,990. 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.
NORDNMARK ONE POINT ! H.T.Fumiganza by L'UrbaineDesArts Editions NovelingPress
Price: Free! Words: 74,260. Language: French. Published: May 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Classics
“NORDNMARK ONE POINT!” Livre: … « L'homme qui voulait être reine!" » c’est l'ambition de Raoul de Bonpèze, aristocrâte français,descendant d'une lignée prestigieuse de crêmiers du pape et de buralistes des galères, devenu par son mariage prince consort du Royaume de Nordnmark. Y parviendra-t-il? "Nordnmark one point! est la Chronique loufoque et virtuose de ses entreprises.
Still a Young Man: Darcy Is In Love by P. O. Dixon
Series: The Pride and Prejudice Variations Collection, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,960. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Classics(5.00 from 1 review)
Widowed after six months of marriage, an older Elizabeth is determined to leave her past behind and enjoy life to its fullest, on her own terms. Charming, witty, and engaging, she is widely admired by all. However, everything is not as it seems. She harbours a secret. Only Darcy hold the key to unlock her secrets. Follow the two on a path of discovery that leads to true and abiding love.