Fiction » Classics

Story 16: The Magic Sword
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
La mort de Balzac (édition préfacée par François L'Yvonnet)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,960. Language: French. Published: November 19, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Classics
Les pages consacrées à la mort de Balzac ont fait scandale, car mettant en cause la respectabilité de madame Hanska, icône balzacienne, qui aurait entretenu avec son amant, le peintre Jean Gigoux, des relations charnelles pendant que son mari, Honoré, agonisait dans la pièce voisine.
Promenades dans Berlin
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 91,760. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Classics
Hessel fut l’un des premiers à voir dans la grande ville une énigme, un univers de signes à déchiffrer. Il a fait de la flânerie philosophique un véritable genre littéraire et sut mieux que tout autre traquer « la lumière moderne de l’insolite ».
Story 15: Miss Yingning, or the Laughing Girl
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Arakshaniya
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,500. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by IndicPub. Category: Fiction » Classics
Arakshaniya (Bengali: অরক্ষণীয়া ) is one of the early novel written by Sarat Chandra Chattopadhay. Written in 1916, it is a story about a girl whose marriage was overdue. A love story set in rural bengal with an intriguing social picture of that time.
Story 14: Judge Lu
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,550. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Devdas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,600. Language: Bengali. Published: November 17, 2012 by IndicPub. Category: Fiction » Classics
Devdas (Bengali: দেবদাস, Debdash; Hindi: देवदास, Devdās) (also called Debdas) (1917) is a Bengali Romance novel by Sarat Chandra Chattopadhyay. Essentially, it is a retelling of the Krishna, Radha, and Meera myths, the relationships between its three protagonists - Devdas, Parvati, and Chandramukhi - paralleling the Hindu deities'.
Hunger: The Accused
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Series: Novels and Stories, Book 49. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
You will have to ask God if you want the answer to that question. I am but I am not. I am eternal, self existing, self multiplying, all pervasive.
Story 13: The Trader's Son
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Study Guide - The Thief Lord
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Series: Study Guides, Book 101. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
The perfect companion to Cornelia Funke's, "The Theif Lord," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book. This study guide is an unofficial companion and not endorsed by
A Midsummer Night's Dream: Teacher Edition
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,260. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
This edition of William Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night's Dream” is the perfect companion to teachers. In this annotated teachers edition, the unabridged version of the play is included along with five days worth of lesson plans, a study guide, and a biography about the life and times of Shakespeare. We all need refreshers every now and then.
Story 12: The Painted Skin
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
N'oublie pas le meilleur
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 28,350. Language: French. Published: November 14, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Classics
Pour l’écriture de N’oublie pas le meilleur, Walter Benjamin a délaissé ses formes habituelles pour faire appel aux genres très prolifiques que sont le conte et le récit. Des réflexions gustatives, oniriques, philosophiques...
Bruderklaus Erzählungen
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Price: $1.30 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: German. Published: November 13, 2012 by Tanja Alexa Holzer. Category: Fiction » Classics
Vier humorvolle, berührende Erzählungen um den Heiligen Niklaus von Flüe, geschrieben vom Schweizer Schriftsteller Heinrich Federer, neu herausgegeben sowie ergänzt von Tanja Alexa Holzer.
Golden Lighter, Luxurious Pen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
It is a love story full of interesting topics, you will be amazed, because you will be pleasantly surprised. Read and enjoy.
Pride And Arrogance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Mss Delphine Bomah together with her kid sister and her brother endure the pains of being fatherless, and depending either on their hard work or on an uncle, who also considers them to be less than his dogs. Will they break their sick mother’s heart by telling her the whole truth about the cruelty of her wealthy brother? Again, how will life treat them at the end is the million question?
Strange Stories 1 - 10
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Series: Strange Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Ready Reference Treatise: Tortilla Flat
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 35 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 56. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
La pipa del dittatore
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Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: Italian. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
"gli venne in mente che quella pipa in legno pregiato e quel tabacco erano doni di uno sceicco .... che circa trentasei anni prima era venuto in visita ufficiale nel suo paese. Nonostante fossero passati così tanti anni, quel giorno se lo ricordava bene, in quanto aveva fatto impiccare dieci sospetti traditori...."
The Journey to the Past
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Annabell Jackson is a young child, an orphan, thrown away by her parents. She soon learns to survive with the help of her new friends . . . if she could earn their friendship. Yet Annabell also longs to find the identity of her birth parents and why they had abandoned her. Will Annabell be able to find out her family secrets with her new friends? Or alone?