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1001 Nights & Other Short Stories by Alton Thompson
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Dimetrodon Media Arts. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Plays » Ancient & Classical(5.00 from 1 review)
Shahrazad, the mesmerizing heroine of 'The Arabian Nights,' must spin tales night after night to save lives—including her own. This short story brings her legend to modern readers and illuminates the dazzling orchestral showpiece it inspired. This new edition features versions of the tale for one storyteller and for four readers. 'Five Vignettes', by the same author, is included.
Study Guide: The Silver Linings Playbook (A BookCaps Study Guide) by BookCaps
Series: Study Guides, Book 93. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
The perfect companion to Matthew Quick’s, "The Silver Linings Playbook," 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.
The Red Velvet Box by Christine Keleny
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,780. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent, Fiction » Classics(5.00 from 1 review)
The Red Velvet Box is a Christmas story for all ages. Set in 1954 it tells of a young girls discovery that all is not how it appears to be, even your 84 year old Grandmother, and even she has a story to tell.
The Bullet by Jeremy Tyrrell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,550. Language: Australian English. Published: June 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Classics
A Bullet, forged within an ammunition factory, is on a path to its destiny. It faces a confusing time, trials and anguish as well as elation and shame as it comes to discover its true purpose. How will the Bullet face up to its ultimate task?
The Charles Dickens Companion by BookCaps
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 299,180. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Charles Dickens create an entire world in his novels. If you are a Dickens fan or find yourself trying to remember whose who and from what novel, then this is a must have reference. This book includes a biography of Dickens, study guides, historical notes, character overviews, and plot summaries for the following novels: David Copperfield, Great Expectations, Hard Times, A Tale of Two Cities, Ol
Белая муха, забойца мужчын by Альгерд Бахарэвіч
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,320. Language: Belarusian. Published: June 6, 2016 by kniharnia.by. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Новы раман Альгерда Бахарэвіча — гісторыя жаночай банды, «дзевак без цара ў галаве», якія кінулі выклік патрыярхальнаму грамадству. Хто яны: тэрарысткі, вар’яткі, мастачкі? Або проста прывіды мінулага, з якімі нечакана сустракаецца галоўны герой кнігі?
The Egress by Trey Charles Johnson
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,750. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Classics
Emotionally gripping, the author weaves a spell binding tale of friendship and love and loss that will captivate the imagination of the reader. The tone is eerily poetic prose and the characters are a rare mixture of oddness and familiarity. It's a superb read which readers will associate with intimately, but will come away with a profoundly new insight to living and dying.
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: 123,440. 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.
Gulliver’s Travels In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version) by Jonathan Swift
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 44. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 408,400. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Almost 300 years ago, Jonathan Swift published what is considered one of the greatest satire's of all time. A few pages in, you might start asking the obvious: why aren't you laughing? Probably because many of the words are not even used today. Let BookCaps help with this edition of Swift's classic work in modern English.
Only a Heartbeat Away: Pride and Prejudice Novella by P. O. Dixon
Series: The Pride and Prejudice Variations Collection, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,500. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Regency
"Discover the passion that encompasses Darcy and Elizabeth's centuries old love affair in this fast-paced, wonderfully diverting Regency romance!"
Golden Lighter, Luxurious Pen by Farzad Safari
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Classics
It is a love story full of interesting topics, you will be amazed, because you will be pleasantly surprised. Read and enjoy.
El principe feliz y otros cuentos by Oscar Wilde
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,070. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Esta colección de cuentos permite observar la grandeza literaria de la que era capaz Wilde, y de su profundo entendimiento del ser humano. Amor, odio, vanidad, egoísmo, amistad, desinterés, humildad, son algunos de los sentimientos que encontraremos en estas páginas, lo que nos llevará a la reflexión y al goce literario. Un clásico de la literatura universal que todos debemos leer.
Story 8: Miss Jiao Nuo by Pu Songling
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
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.
Agamemnon In Plain and Simple English (Translated) by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 86. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,370. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Revenge. Adultery. Murder. It certainly sounds like a lively play. Unfortunately, archaic translation make understanding Aeschylus' "Agamemnon" a little difficult. Until now! If you have struggled in the past reading the ancient classic, then BookCaps can help you out. This book is a modern translation with a fresh spin. The original text is also presented in the book with a comparable version
The Oedipus Trilogy In Plain and Simple English by BookCaps
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 34. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,850. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Sophocles was the Aaron Spelling of ancient Greek world--his plays had all the makings of a modern soap! But archaic translations of his ancient work make it almost impossible to see any of the Melrose Place-like plots! BookCaps can help readers who have struggled in the past with Sophocles classic plays with this modern retelling.
Mahabarath-Retold and Illustrated by Dr.Ilango Sivaraman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,800. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This magical story from Indian shores,that depicts life and the strange culture that was prevailing 5000 years back.The magical story involves Gods,Humans and Demons and their interactions.God's children fail and disappoint and turn themselves responsible for a war that killed millions of people. The story is crying to be heard beyond Indian shores.
The Russian Oligarch by Victor Bellini
Series: Adventures in multinational business, Book 3. Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 102,190. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Classics
During the immediate post-Soviet years the privatization of state assets gave birth to a number of billionaires, later known as Oligarchs. Using their wealth, some of them developed political ambitions and stopped at nothing to gain power. A satellite telecom project became an acquisition target, needed to seize control of all national communications for an imminent coup d’état.
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