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Our Mutual Friend
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 334,600. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
The New York Times said of Our Mutual Friend, the last novel completed by Dickens, that for most readers it would "be considered his best." While expressing all the humanism and humor of Dickens's early work, Our Mutual Friend is also the author's most modern novel and one of his most sophisticated.
A Spirit in Prison
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 187,790. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2015 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
Robert Smythe Hichens was an English novelist, journalist, short story writer, poet, dramatist, lyricist, screenwriter, and playwright. He wrote more than forty novels during the span of his career, the most noteworthy being The Green Carnation, for which he gained notoriety and A Spirit in Prison, which won critical praise for its psychological insights and vivid pictures of local color.
Whistleblower
Price: Free! Words: 125,420. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(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.
Mr. Darcy's Challenge
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
In this humorous Pride and Prejudice variation, Darcy is suffering from the consequences of Elizabeth Bennet's rejection. The only hope he has of winning her hand in marriage is to rescue Elizabeth's sister. But what if Lydia can't be found? And what if Darcy doesn't care to find her? Is there any chance that Elizabeth will ever consider marrying Darcy? Or is their romance doomed forever?
Ratoon
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 92,360. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Fiction » Classics
In 1964 Michael Lamond was ten years old and surfing was the last thing on his mind. He lived a dull and stifling existence on a sugar cane farm in remote North Queensland and until his parents bought a holiday house on the coast he had no idea at all what life had to offer.
Equality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 154,480. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014 by Asylum Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Equality is one of Edward Bellamy's social review from the 19th-century.
Come Nineveh, Come Tyre
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 207,800. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In Come Nineveh, Come Tyre, China and the Soviet Union are waiting and watching for any sign of weakness from the untried Ted Jason, survivor of the assassination attempt that took the life of Orrin Knox and catapulted him into the Presidency. Ted Jason has been thrust into this position of power—is he up to the challenge of leadership in such a time of crisis?
The Trojan War and Its Aftermath: Four Epic Poems
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 306,970. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
This book is a collection of four ancient epics that tell the story of the Trojan War and its aftermath. I have retold these epic poems to make them easier to read. In my retellings, I supply important background information.
The Alien Source Code
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,140. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A classic action science fiction thriller of the adventures of explorers detecting and uncovering a perfectly symmetric black sphere voyager of transcendent origins! The explorers only find its true origins and it being an ultimate time machine/voyager when they activate it, with one of them in it, and it explores the whole of space and time as an ultimate time traveler searching for something!
24 Classic Children’s Christmas Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
A collection of twenty-four classic Christmas stories from the late 1800s and early 1900s. All the stories were written for children and appeared in Christmas journals, magazines, and collections of short stories. The most common themes involve thinking about others and helping those who are less fortunate but some are just fun and focus on Santa Claus.
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,820. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
It is a tale of ghosts, of madness, of revenge - of old alliances giving way to new intrigues. Denmark is changing, shaking off its medieval past. War with Norway is on the horizon. And Hamlet - son of the old king, nephew of the new - becomes increasingly entangled in a web of deception - and murder.
Ode to Boy, vol. 1: An Anthology of Same-Sex Attraction In Literature from Antiquity Through the 18th Century
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,590. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by Watersgreen House. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Volume 1 is a refreshingly readable collection of literature devoted to same-sex attraction from the ancient Greeks through the Eighteenth Century. Includes works by Plato, Shakespeare, Rumi, Hafiz, & many others. Hale's introductions to the authors are to the point and sometimes witty, specifying why the author or work is included in the volume and sometimes providing a larger biographical scope.
Beyond the Count
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,340. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Bathory Gate Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
Beyond the Count includes an edited collection of vampire stories, plays, and poems from the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, annotated and introduced by literary scholar Margo Bond Collins. The collection gives students, scholars, and vampire aficionados the opportunity to examine works often long out of print and to contextualize the development of the vampire beyond that most famous Count.
Harlan Banks and the Pirates of dog Island
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,940. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Harlan Banks, 14 almost 15, is a child of the Great Depression in rural Alabama. Mending from an accident earlier in the year, his parents have sent him to visit his cousin in Florida. In the midst of a hurricane, pirates and multiple kidnappings, he survives another adventure.
George Eliot's Daniel Deronda: Abridged
Price: Free! Words: 186,580. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
"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.
Huckleberry Finn
Price: Free! Words: 110,640. Language: American English. Published: August 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
(5.00 from 13 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.
La puissance des ordinaires
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
« Au départ du vol Paris-Corfou, les passagers, d’apparence ordinaire, font connaissance. Mais au cours du voyage mouvementé, de surprises en révélations, le mystère s’épaissit. Nos voyageurs parviendront-ils à destination ? Pour le savoir, embarquez avec eux et laissez-vous emmener. Mais attention ! Tout peut arriver… » Un roman qui mêle action, suspense, sensualité et voyage, pour tous.
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.
The Road Returns
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 151,860. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Classics
The Mantz Trilogy, particularly The Road Returns, documents a time of great change in America. During this period, young people began to move away from farming as a life choice. The once rare automobile could be found—in almost every barn. The boom and bust of the economy as a result of the war and advances in automation forever changed our way of life.
From Beyond Space and Time 5
Series: From Beyond Space and Time, Book 5. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,140. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A classic action thriller of the adventures of explorers with an exploration club uncovering a black sphere of unknown origins from where Rudolf Hess crashed during the Second World War, and in a museum the artifact is activated and a strange being appears from its energy field, which turns out to be a human time traveler, from a form of suspended animation, expecting to be revived in the future!