Books tagged: classics

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Tales from Olympus
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Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 32,420. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2009 by Imprimata Publishers. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
A gentle introduction to, or a happy reminder of, some of the many wonderful stories and characters from the works of Ovid, Homer and other ancient Greek scholars. M B O’Reilly retells these stories in verse, using language which is meaningful to a modern audience while retaining the excitement and the colour of the original. These poems were made to be read out loud for young and old alike.
Pride and Prejudice's Vampires
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 111,560. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010 by Netherfield House Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
This is the long awaited, much requested vampire adaptation for Jane Austen's beloved Pride and Prejudice, featuring the original text with updated editing for easier reading and paranormal additions throughout.
Politically Correct Bedtime Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,380. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When published in 1994, Politically Correct Bedtime Stories hit #1 on the NYT Bestseller list. Now, with this 100% tree-free edition, readers can enjoy classic stories in up-to-date, aggressively progressive versions without guilt, especially if their e-readers are solar-powered. Guaranteed non-offensive for witches, trolls, giants, and talking mirrors of all persuasions. Plus new material!
Once Upon A More Enlightened Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Following the international best-seller "PC Bedtime Stories" come these nurturing tales for pre-adults. These stories purge the cultural biases, sexism, speciesism, and other -isms from the “classics” that have been handed down from one social power structure to another. Plus new material: a PC “Pinocchio” cut from the original, and another chapter of "Rex Koko, Private Clown."
Realms of Gold: A Sketch of Western Literature
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Category: Essay » Literature
A readable survey of Western classics. Begins with Philosophy and Psychology, then moves on to Literature, History, and Miscellaneous works. Discusses "new classics" like Jung and Joseph Campbell, as well as older writers like Homer and Shakespeare. It's intended to be a map of the literary world, like a map that shows a miner where he can find gold.
Heathcliff, Vampire of Wuthering Heights
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,440. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Something evil stalks Yorkshire. Traveling into the misty moors to investigate the dangerous vampire prowling for victims, the hunter, Lockwood, finds the strange owner of Wuthering Heights, Heathcliff, and becomes trapped in the evil enveloping all of Yorkshire. Driven nearly to madness by his unrequited love for Cathy, Heathcliff relates the horrors of the Heights. But will Lockwood survive it?
Monster Rally
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
S. Michael Wilson presents an anthology of film-related essays and articles covering a wide variety of horror, science-fiction and cult films, including aliens, mutants, Bigfoot, vampires, killer insects, Mexican wrestlers, serial killers, giant apes, mad scientists, and much more.
The Talking Bows
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(Age Level – 7-11) – If the Disney style is a favorite of yours, this is the story for you. Not only does it feature all the strings, violins, violas, cello, and stringed bass, it even has a banjo for comic relief. Country western, the classics and jazz are all included. To top it off the bows are the main characters, a unique change in the magic world of strings.
Hollywood Movie Musicals: Great, Good and Glamorous
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,620. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
In the golden years of cinema, Hollywood's Christmas presents to world-wide movie fans were always three or four spectacular musicals. In those days, musicals easily rated as the most popular movie genre. They were eagerly anticipated not only by the carriage trade but working-class audiences as well. This book provides a guide to over 150 of these crowd-pleasing, star-studded musical delights.
CinemaScope Two: 20th Century Fox: A Detailed Survey of 140 Wide-Screen Movies from 20th Century Fox Studios
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,240. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Informative, comprehensive and entertaining, all 141 movies are detailed and reviewed in John Howard Reid's inimitable style, with complete cast and crew personnel, production and release dates, alternate titles, dubbing, footage and running times. Each film also has a Synopsis, a viewer's guide, and comprehensive reviews. This is a wonderful book for all who love Hollywood's wide-screen movies.