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The Valley of Fear

by Arthur Conan Doyle Standard Ebooks (September 24, 2019)

The plot of the novel is based very loosely on the real-life activities of the Molly Maguires and, particularly, of Pinkerton agent James McParland.

The novel is divided into two parts: in the first, Holmes investigates...


Up from Slavery

by Booker T. Washington Standard Ebooks (September 27, 2019)

Up from Slavery is the 1901 autobiography of Booker T. Washington detailing his personal experiences in working to rise from the position of a slave child during the Civil War, to the difficulties and obstacles...


The Complete Little Women Series (Little Women, Good Wives, Little Men, Jo's Boys)

by Louisa May Alcott e-artnow

Louisa May Alcott (1832 – 1888) was an American novelist best known as author of the novel Little Women, Good Wives and the sequels Little Men and Jo's Boys. The first part of Little Women: or Meg, Jo, Beth...


Sense and Sensibility (with the original watercolor illustrations by C.E. Brock)

by Jane Austen e-artnow

This edition of "Sense and Sensibility" has been carefully formatted for your ebook reader with a functional table of contents and contains all the original watercolor illustrations by C.E. Brock.

Sense and Sensibility...


The Complete Works of Jane Austen

by Jane Austen e-artnow

Jane Austen (1775 – 1817) was an English novelist whose works of romantic fiction, set among the landed gentry, earned her a place as one of the most widely read writers in English literature. Her realism...


Mr. Standfast

by John Buchan Standard Ebooks (September 19, 2019)

In this nail-biting adventure story, Hannay must outwit a foe far more intelligent than himself; muster the courage to propose to the lovely, clever Mary Lamington; and survive a brutal war. Although Mr. Standfast...


Brood of the Witch-Queen

by Sax Rohmer Standard Ebooks (September 11, 2019)

Perhaps best known for creating the character Fu-Manchu, Sax Rohmer is also known for his works involving the supernatural. This novel follows Robert Cairn, his father, Dr. Bruce Cairn, and their suspicion...


Pride and Prejudice

by Jane Austen William Morrow Paperbacks (October 01, 2019)

Jane Austen’s enduring masterpiece, Pride and Prejudice, is the epic love story of Elizabeth Bennet and Fitzwilliam Darcy and their spirited courtship, set against the backdrop of the English countryside....


The Railway Children

by Edith Nesbit Standard Ebooks (July 27, 2018)

The Railway Children is Edith Nesbit’s most well-known and well-loved book for young readers. Since its first book publication in 1906, it has been made into movies, radio plays and television series several...


File No. 113

by Emile Gaboriau Standard Ebooks (July 18, 2019)

Also known as "The Blackmailers", this story is the third book in the Monsieur Lecoq series.


The Mystery of Orcival

by Emile Gaboriau Standard Ebooks (August 17, 2019)

The second mystery in the Monsieur Lecoq Series.


Les Misérables

by Victor Hugo Standard Ebooks (August 16, 2019)

Les Misérables (1862) is a novel by French author Victor Hugo, and among the best-known novels of the 19th century. It follows the lives and interactions of several French characters over a twenty year period...


The Merry Wives of Windsor

by William Shakespeare Standard Ebooks (August 14, 2019)

First published in 1602 by William Shakespeare, The Merry Wives of Windsor features the popular figure Sir John Falstaff, who first appeared in Henry IV, Part 1 and Part 2. Some speculate that Merry Wives was...


The Count Of Monte Cristo (Unabridged)

by Alexandre Dumas e-artnow

The Count of Monte Cristo (French: Le Comte de Monte-Cristo) is an adventure novel by French author Alexandre Dumas (père). It is one of the author's most popular works, along with The Three Musketeers. Dumas...


Frankenstein (The Original 1818 'Uncensored' Edition)

by Mary Shelley e-artnow

Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus is the original 1818 'Uncensored' Edition of Frankenstein as first published anonymously in 1818. This original version is much more true to the spirit of the author's...


The F. Scott Fitzgerald MEGAPACK ®: 46 Classic Works

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Wildside Press (March 24, 2014)

This volume assembles 46 classic works by F. Scott Fitzgerald, ranging from short stories to novels to poetry and essays. Included are:

THE JELLY-BEAN

THE CAMEL'S BACK

MAY DAY

PORCELAIN AND PINK

THE DIAMOND...


Seeking Valhalla: A Retro Science Fiction Novel

by Eric G. Swedin Wildside Press (September 12, 2013)

The time: 1945. The place: Germany during the final days of the Nazi regime of Adolf Hitler. When Major John Carter and Sergeant Carson Napier discover a barracks at the Dachau concentration camp full of young,...


Clarissa Harlowe -or- The History of a Young Lady

by Samuel Richardson Dancing Unicorn Books (June 09, 2019)

'Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady' tells the tragic story of a heroine whose quest for virtue is continually thwarted by her family, and is one of the longest novels in the English language. Clarissa...


The Problems of Philosophy

by Bertrand Russell Standard Ebooks (July 17, 2019)

The Problems of Philosophy, published in 1912, is an introductory book for a beginner in philosophical studies. In this book, the author attempts to provoke a discussion by posing different problems.

The book...


Bulfinch’s Mythology

by Thomas Bulfinch Standard Ebooks (July 13, 2019)

Thomas Bulfinch was an American banker and Latin scholar. Bulfinch’s Mythology is a posthumous compilation of three volumes published by Bulfinch during his lifetime which were intended to introduce the general...


The Mystery of Orcival

by Emile Gaboriau Standard Ebooks (July 13, 2019)

The second mystery in the Monsieur Lecoq Series.


The Lerouge Case

by Emile Gaboriau Standard Ebooks (July 09, 2019)

The first of Gaboriau's detective novels introduces a young police officer, and amateur detective named Monsieur Lecoq.


Le Grand Meaulnes

by Alain-Fournier, 1886-1914 Open BookShelf (October 15, 2018)

In a small village in the Sologne, Fifteen-year-old François Seurel narrates the story of his relationship with seventeen-year-old Augustin Meaulnes. Impulsive, reckless and heroic, Meaulnes embodies the romantic...


The Lancashire Witches

by Ainsworth, William Harrison, 1805-1882 Open BookShelf (October 15, 2018)

Ainsworth's last masterpiece, The Lancashire Witches proved a best-seller in its day and influenced many contemporary authors. The Lancashire Witches begins in the 16th century, in Lancashire, England. When...


Clarissa Harlowe -or- The History of a Young Lady

by Samuel Richardson SMK Books (July 09, 2018)

'Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady' tells the tragic story of a heroine whose quest for virtue is continually thwarted by her family, and is one of the longest novels in the English language. Clarissa...


Clarissa Harlowe -or- The History of a Young Lady

by Samuel Richardson SMK Books (July 09, 2018)

'Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady' tells the tragic story of a heroine whose quest for virtue is continually thwarted by her family, and is one of the longest novels in the English language. Clarissa...


Clarissa Harlowe -or- The History of a Young Lady

by Samuel Richardson SMK Books (July 09, 2018)

'Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady' tells the tragic story of a heroine whose quest for virtue is continually thwarted by her family, and is one of the longest novels in the English language. Clarissa...


Clarissa Harlowe -or- The History of a Young Lady

by Samuel Richardson SMK Books (July 09, 2018)

'Clarissa, or, the History of a Young Lady' tells the tragic story of a heroine whose quest for virtue is continually thwarted by her family, and is one of the longest novels in the English language. Clarissa...


The Persians

by Aeschylus Open BookShelf (October 15, 2018)

The Persians is an ancient Greek tragedy written during the Classical period of Ancient Greece by the Greek tragedian Aeschylus. It is the second and only surviving part of a now otherwise lost trilogy that...


Prometheus Bound

by Aeschylus Open BookShelf (October 15, 2018)

Prometheus Bound is an Ancient Greek tragedy. In antiquity, it was attributed to Aeschylus, but now is considered by some scholars to be the work of another hand, and perhaps one as late as c. 430 BC.[1] Despite...


The Way We Live Now

by Anthony Trollope Standard Ebooks (June 14, 2019)

Widely acknowledged to be the masterpiece of Trollope's prolific Victorian career, "The Way We Live Now" is the scathing satire he wrote upon returning to England after traveling abroad. In seeking to discuss...


Ethan Frome

by Edith Wharton Standard Ebooks (June 13, 2019)

Ethan Frome is a young man whose nascent ambitions were thwarted by illness and privation. Now his daily toils wring only the most meager living from his fading farm, and his marriage is as frigid as the winter...


The Moon and Sixpence

by W. Somerset Maugham Standard Ebooks (June 12, 2019)

An uncompromising and self-destructive deserts his wife, family, business, and civilization for his art. Shedding harsh light on an artist's ego, Maugham reveals the lengths to which one man will go to focus...


The Hunchback of Notre Dame

by Victor Hugo & Isabel F. Hapgood Clydesdale (June 11, 2019)

"As much a love letter to the cathedral as it is the story of two doomed lovers." —Smithsonian Magazine

Written in 1831, The Hunchback of Notre Dame by Victor Hugo is a beloved French gothic novel which centers...


My Brilliant Career

by Miles Franklin Standard Ebooks (April 25, 2019)

Written by a teenager living in the Australian bush in the 1890s and originally published in 1901, Miles Franklin's My Brilliant Career is a candid representation of the aspirations and frustrations of a young...


The Swiss Family Robinson

by Johann Davide Wyss Canterbury Classics (June 18, 2019)

Building a life on a deserted island is quite an adventure!

Abandoned by crew and passengers, then shipwrecked in the East Indies on their way to Australia, the Swiss Family Robinson gathers their resources and...


The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

by Daniel Defoe, Walter Stanley Paget & Tom Sperling Canterbury Classics (June 18, 2019)

Escape the Island of Despair with Robinson Crusoe!

Pirates, shipwrecks, and being stranded on an island doesn’t stop Robinson Crusoe in his quest for adventure on the high seas. Originally presented as a true...


Treasure Island

by Robert Louis Stevenson Canterbury Classics (June 18, 2019)

A tale of buccaneers and buried treasure to shiver yer timbers!

In Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic adventure, “X” marks the spot! Captain Billy Bones arrives at an innkeeper’s lodge and tells young Jim...


Kidnapped

by Robert Louis Stevenson Canterbury Classics (June 18, 2019)

Get swept away by this exciting adventure from Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson

On the cusp of adulthood and having recently lost his parents, David Balfour is tricked by his uncle into boarding a ship...


Black Beauty

by Anna Sewell & Rachel Clowes Canterbury Classics (June 18, 2019)

A classic tale of adventure—straight from the horse’s mouth.

This classic story allows the reader to hear about the adventures of a horse’s life, as told by the horse himself! Anna Sewell’s dependence...


The Life and Adventures of Robinson Crusoe

by Daniel Defoe Wildside Press (February 28, 2019)

"Robinson Crusoe" relates the story of a man's shipwreck on a desert island for 28 years and his subsequent adventures. Throughout its episodic narrative, Crusoe's struggles with faith are apparent as he bargains...


My Ántonia

by Willa Cather Standard Ebooks (April 02, 2019)

My Ántonia (first published 1918) is considered the greatest novel by American writer Willa Cather. My Ántonia — pronounced with the accent on the first syllable of "Ántonia" — is the final book of the...


Ghosts

by Henrik Ibsen Standard Ebooks (March 08, 2019)

Written in 1881, when melodrama and farce were still at their peak of popularity, Ibsen’s Ghosts is a three-act tragedy that explores uncomfortable, even forbidden themes. It is also a highly critical commentary...


The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

by L. Frank Baum Standard Ebooks (December 13, 2018)

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is the classic American children’s novel about the adventures of Dorothy, a young girl who along with her dog Toto is swept away by a cyclone to the magical Land of Oz. It was written...


The Origin of Species

by Charles Darwin Standard Ebooks (January 15, 2019)

The Origin of Species by Charles Darwin must rank as one of the most influential and consequential books ever published, initiating scientific, social and religious ferment ever since its first publication in...


The Book of Tea

by Okakura Kakuzo Standard Ebooks (January 25, 2019)

The Book of Tea, one of the great English tea classics, is a long essay about the connection between teaism, Taoism, and the aesthetics of Japanese culture. It was written by Okakura Kakuz? in English and was...


Sybil

by Benjamin Disraeli Standard Ebooks (December 11, 2018)

Benjamin Disraeli was a remarkable historical figure. Born into a Jewish family, he converted to Anglican Christianity as a child. He is now almost certainly most famous for his political career. Becoming a...


South!

by Ernest Shackleton Standard Ebooks (January 16, 2019)

South! tells one of the most thrilling tales of exploration and survival against the odds which has ever been written. It details the experiences of the the Imperial Trans-Antarctic Expedition which set off...


Nicomachean Ethics

by Aristotle Standard Ebooks (January 13, 2019)

Aristotle examines how best to live by looking at the nature of those virtues that characterize the most thriving human beings, and then at how to acquire and develop such virtues. This book is considered the...


The Conjure Woman

by Charles W. Chesnutt Standard Ebooks (March 01, 2019)

The Conjure Woman is a collection of fantastical stories narrated by Julius, a former slave, about life on the nearby plantations prior to the Civil War. Each involves an element of magic, be it a vine that...