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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...


Winter Dreams

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

The son of the owner of the second-best grocery store in a small Minnesota town, finds himself enacting a series of impetuous deeds inspired by his so-called ‘winter dreams’, which drive him to desire material...


This Side of Paradise

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

F. Scott Fitzgerald great American novel centers on Amory Blaine, a young Midwesterner who, convinced that he has an exceptionally promising future, attends boarding school and later Princeton University. At...


The Popular Girl

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A society girl is enchanted to meet a very rich and eligible young man. No sooner do they meet than her father dies unexpectedly, leaving her impoverished. Too ashamed to admit her situation, she instead invents...


The Offshore Pirate

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A woman on a trip to Florida falls in love with the captain of the pirates who capture her. This is the first story that develops Fitzgerald's recurrent plot idea of a heroine won by her lover's performance...


The Lees of Happiness

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A newlywed young woman and her short story-writing husband begin married life in a home of their own. When tragedy strikes, a friend comes to their aid.


The Jelly-Bean

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A ‘Jelly-bean’ is “one who spends his life conjugating the verb “to idle.'" Born into middle-class society, a man becomes a grocery delivery boy after his father’s untimely death, and soon descends...


The Ice Palace

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A young southern woman is bored with her unchanging environment, and—much to her friends’ chagrin—gets engaged to a northern man. After disregarding their concerns, she travels north during the winter...


The Four Fists

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

From boarding school to the business world, a man gets into confrontations that lead to him being punched in the face. But each time he learns something, and that—in turn—leads to great success.


The F. Scott Fitzgerald Collection

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

F. Scott Fitzgerald was one of America’s greatest writers. No other writer is more closely associated with the roaring twenties and all of its excesses. Collected here in this omnibus edition are two novels...


The Earliest F. Scott Fitzgerald

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

It was clear to anyone who knew F. Scott Fitzgerald that he was destined to be a great writer. His early work won accolades from his professors and was published in Yale’s literary Journal as well as other...


The Diamond as Big as the Ritz

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A teenager from a small Mississippi River town is sent to a private boarding school near Boston, surrounded by wealthy classmates, but has a secret that would amaze them all.


The Cut-Glass Bowl

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

This story tracks the lives of a married couple in New York, through various difficult and tragic events involving a cut glass bowl they received as a wedding gift.


The Camel’s Back

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

Stories about the cup and the lip and the bad penny and the new broom rarely have anything, to do with cups or lips or pennies or brooms. This story Is the exception. It has to do with a material, visible and...


The Beautiful and the Damned

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

It tells the story of Anthony Patch, his relationship with his wife Gloria, his service in the army, and his alcoholism. The novel provides an excellent portrait of the Eastern elite as the Jazz Age begins its...


Tales of the Jazz Age

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

F. Scott Fitzgerald is one of America's greatest writers. His novel The Great Gatsby remains on the bestseller lists 70 years after his death. Tales of the Jazz Age defined a generation. It was Fitzgerald himself...


Myra Meets His Family

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A woman wants to find a wealthy man to marry finds a lot more than she bargains for when she enters the abode of Knowleton Whitney, who, in turn, finds a lot more than he bargained for.


May Day

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

Utilizing the May Day Riots of 1919 as historical backdrop, and the themes of lost youth and wealth as well as two distinct yet interrelated plots, this story contrasts the lower-class fighting for their causes,...


Head and Shoulders

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A young, prospective intellectual, completely absorbed in his studies, is shown another side of life by an actress, leading everything to turn on its head.


Flappers and Philosophers

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

Flappers and Philosophers was F. Scott Fitzgerald’s first collection. Today Fitzgerald is known primarily for writing the great American novel The Great Gatsby, but during his lifetime he was much better...


Dalyrimple Goes Wrong

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A privileged, selfish young man decides that good and evil aren't any standard to him, and that cutting corners is the way to succeed.


Bernice Bobs Her Hair

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A wealthy girl visits her cousin for a month, and lets her turn her into a society girl.


Benediction

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

A young girl, on her way to a tryst with her lover, stops to meet her much older brother, who is in a seminary and about to become a priest.


“O Russet Witch!”

by F. Scott Fitzgerald Dancing Unicorn Books (September 27, 2018)

Shocking in a clever, poignant way, this story is about a pitiful young guy who falls in love from afar with a beautiful, wealthy, young and vivacious girl with russet red hair. A seemingly chance run-in with...


Romeo and Juliet

by William Shakespeare Dancing Unicorn Books (July 04, 2018)

Fortune's Fool Here is William Shakespeare's brilliant play the Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, set in Verona during a feud between the Capulets and the Montagues. Romeo, a Montague, falls desperately in love with...


Pandora

by Voltaire Dancing Unicorn Books (July 04, 2018)

François-Marie Arouet wrote under the nom de plume of Voltaire, and produced works in almost every literary form, including plays, poems, novels, essays, and historical and scientific works. Fate would make...


Love's Labour's Lost

by William Shakespeare Dancing Unicorn Books (July 04, 2018)

Love and Obligations-- The King of Navarre, Ferdinand, and three of his friends, the lords Berowne, Dumaine, and Longaville, take an oath to foreswear the company of women for three years. Their intent is to...


Hecuba

by Euripides Dancing Unicorn Books (July 04, 2018)

Euripides was one of the three great tragedians of classical Athens, the other two being Aeschylus and Sophocles. Some ancient scholars attributed ninety-five plays to him, of these, eighteen or nineteen have...


Wuthering Heights

by Emily Brontë Dancing Unicorn Books (July 12, 2017)

Wuthering Heights is Emily Brontë's only novel. It was first published in 1847 under the pseudonym Ellis Bell, and a posthumous second edition was edited by her sister Charlotte. The name of the novel comes...


Work

by Louisa May Alcott Dancing Unicorn Books (July 12, 2017)

It is one of several nineteenth-century novels which uncovers the changes in women's work in the new industrial era, as well as the dilemmas, tensions, and the meaning of that work. The story depicts the struggles...


Women in Love

by D. H. Lawrence Dancing Unicorn Books (June 13, 2017)

'Women in Love' is a sequel to 'The Rainbow.' Ursula and Gudrun Brangwen are two sisters living in the Midlands of England in the 1910s. Ursula is a teacher, Gudrun an artist. They meet two men who live nearby,...


Winesburg, Ohio

by Sherwood Anderson Dancing Unicorn Books (June 13, 2017)

Winesburg, Ohio was inspired by Sherwood Anderson's early life experiences growing up in Ohio. This frank realistic portrayal of small town life brought the novel into the twentieth century. The influence of...


Ulysses

by James Joyce Dancing Unicorn Books (June 05, 2017)

'Ulysses' takes place in a single day, 16 June 1904, also known as Bloomsday, it sets the characters and incidents of the Odyssey of Homer in modern Dublin and represents Odysseus (Ulysses), Penelope and Telemachus...


Treasure Island and Kidnapped

by Robert Louis Stevenson Dancing Unicorn Books (May 28, 2017)

Before Captain Jack Sparrow and The Pirates of the Caribbean, there were Treasure Island and Kidnapped. Two novels of derring-do and adventure among pirates on the high seas. Thrill with our young heroes as...


Treasure Island

by Robert Louis Stevenson Dancing Unicorn Books (May 28, 2017)

Come along on a grand adventure with young Jim Hawkings as he sets sail for Treasure Island. Easily the most beloved pirate book of all times, 'Treasure Island' is full of colorful characters, including the...


The Yellow Wallpaper

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman Dancing Unicorn Books (May 14, 2017)

The Yellow Wallpaper is regarded as an important early work of American feminist literature, illustrating attitudes in the nineteenth century toward women's physical and mental health. The story also has been...


The Grand Inquisitor

by Fyodor Dostoyevsky Dancing Unicorn Books (April 16, 2017)

The Grand Inquisitor is a passage taken from Fyodor Dostoevsky's novel, The Brothers Karamazov. The story is a parable told by one brother, Ivan, to the other, Alyosha. Ivan is exploring the possibility that...


The Good Soldier

by Ford Madox Ford Dancing Unicorn Books (April 16, 2017)

Set just before World War I, The Good Soldier chronicles the tragedies of the lives of two seemingly perfect couples. The novel is told using a series of flashbacks, it also makes use of the device of the unreliable...


The Celtic Twilight

by W. B. Yeats Dancing Unicorn Books (April 09, 2017)

William Butler Yeats was an Irish poet and dramatist. As one of the foremost figures of 20th century literature, he was a pillar of both the Irish and British literary establishments. He was a driving force...


The Betrothed

by Dr Alessandro Manzoni Dancing Unicorn Books (April 09, 2017)

Set in northern Italy in 1628, during the terrible, oppressive years under Spanish rule, it is sometimes seen as a veiled attack on Austria, which controlled the region at the time the novel was written. It...


The Bacchae

by Euripides Dancing Unicorn Books (April 09, 2017)

Euripides was one of the three great tragedians of classical Athens, the other two being Aeschylus and Sophocles. Some ancient scholars attributed ninety-five plays to him, of these, eighteen or nineteen have...


The Age of Innocence

by Edith Wharton Dancing Unicorn Books (January 29, 2017)

The Age of Innocence is set in upper class New York City in the 1870s, and centers on an upper class couple's impending marriage, and the introduction of a woman plagued by scandal whose presence threatens their...


The Absentee

by Ed Edgeworth Dancing Unicorn Books (January 29, 2017)

Just before coming of age, Lord Colambre, the sensitive hero of the novel, finds that his mother Lady Clonbrony's attempts to buy her way into the high society of London are only ridiculed, while his father,...


Civil War Stories

by Ambrose Bierce Dancing Unicorn Books (January 29, 2017)

Bierce was considered a master of pure English by his contemporaries, and virtually everything that came from his pen was notable for its judicious wording and economy of style. He wrote in a variety of literary...


Chronicles of Avonlea

by Lucy Maud Montgomery Dancing Unicorn Books (March 26, 2017)

'Chronicles of Avonlea' is a collection of short stories by L. M. Montgomery, all of which are related to the 'Anne of Green Gables' series. It features an abundance of stories set in or about the fictional...


Charlotte Temple

by Susanna Rowson Dancing Unicorn Books (March 26, 2017)

This riveting novel tells of the seduction of a British schoolgirl by a dashing soldier, John Montraville, who brings her to America and there abandons her, pregnant and ill. As such, it belongs to the seduction...


Castle Rackrent

by Maria Edgeworth Dancing Unicorn Books (March 26, 2017)

The novel is set prior to the Constitution of 1782 and tells the story of four generations of Rackrent heirs through their steward, Thady Quirk. The heirs are: the dissipated spendthrift Sir Patrick O'Shaughlin,...


Behind a Mask

by Louisa May Alcott Dancing Unicorn Books (March 26, 2017)

Alcott wrote passionate, fiery novels and sensational stories under the nom de plume A. M. Barnard. Among these are 'Behind a Mask,' 'Pauline's Passion and Punishment,' and 'A Long Fatal Love Chase.' Her protagonists...


Beautiful Joe

by Marshall Saunders Dancing Unicorn Books (March 26, 2017)

Beautiful Joe was a dog from the town of Meaford, Ontario, whose story inspired the bestselling 1893 novel Beautiful Joe, which contributed to worldwide awareness of animal cruelty. The real Beautiful Joe was...


Aurora Leigh

by Elizabeth Barrett Browning Dancing Unicorn Books (March 18, 2017)

'Aurora Leigh' is an eponymous epic novel/poem by Elizabeth Barrett Browning. The poem is written in blank verse and encompasses nine books. Through Book 5, Aurora narrates her past, from her childhood to the...