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Father Brown Mysteries Collection (24 Father Brown Mysteries in One Volume!)

by G. K. Chesterton & Book House

This book contains the complete Father Brown stories in the chronological order of their original publication. - The Innocence of Father Brown - The Wisdom of Father Brown - The Donnington Affair - The Incredulity...


The New Atlantis

by Sir Francis Bacon

In this work, Bacon portrayed a vision of the future of human discovery and knowledge, expressing his aspirations and ideals for humankind. The novel depicts the creation of a utopian land where "generosity...


The Martyr of the Catacombs

by Anonymous

The Martyr of the Catacombs chronicles the treatment of early Christians by the Romans. A well written novel with a message.


The Most Dangerous Game

by Richard Connell

'The Most Dangerous Game' is a tense story pitting man against man and the hunted against the hunter. Sanger Rainsford falls from a yacht on route to Rio de Janeiro to hunt jaguars. He manages to swim to a nearby...


The Metamorphosis

by Franz Kafka

The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka is often cited as one of the seminal works of short fiction of the 20th century and is widely studied in colleges and universities across the western world; Elias Canetti described...


Best Russian Short Stories

by Various Authors & GP Editors

'Best Russian Short Stories' initially published in 1917, is a collection of short stories by Gogol, Dostoyevsky, Pushkin, Turgenev, Chekhov, Gorky, and many others—each selection is the work of a master....


The Complete Works of Charles Dickens (Illustrated Edition): All 15 novels, short stories, poems and plays

by Charles Dickens & GP Editors

Widely considered the greatest author of the Victorian era, Charles Dickens enjoyed unprecedented popularity during his lifetime, winning universal praise as a literary genius. Dickens' novels and beloved tales...


The Efficiency Expert: With Linked Table of Contents

by Edgar Rice Burroughs

In a fictionalization of Burroughs' own difficulties in finding a job prior to becoming a best-selling writer, Jimmy Torrance attempts to make a career for himself in 1921 Chicago, where criminals seem to be...


The Curious Case of Benjamin Button: With Linked Table of Contents

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The powerful story of Benjamin Button, who starts his life as an old man and gradually becomes younger, is one of F. Scott Fitzgerald's best known stories, and now a major motion picture. "This story was inspired...


The Haunted Bookshop: With Linked Table of Contents

by Christopher Morley

Mysterious things begin happening to a young advertising man after visiting The Haunted Bookshop.


The Heroic Slave: With Linked Table of Contents

by Frederick Douglass

The Heroic Slave was Frederick Douglass' only piece of fiction. He wrote it in response to the Rochester Ladies' Anti-Slavery Society's request for a submission to be included in their anthology Autographs for...


The Home and the World: With Linked Table of Contents

by Rabindranath Tagore

The book is set in early 20th century India in the estate of the rich Bengali noble Nikhil. He lives happily with his beautiful wife Bimala until the appearance of his friend and radical revolutionist, Sandip....


The Lady of the Camellias: With Linked Table of Contents

by Alexandre Dumas

'The Lady of the Camellias' is a novel by Alexandre Dumas, subsequently adapted for the stage (becoming known as 'Camille' in the English-speaking world), and then becoming the opera 'La Traviata.' The title...


The Egoist: With Linked Table of Contents

by George Meredith

The novel recounts the story of self-absorbed Sir Willoughby Patterne and his attempts at marriage; jilted by his first bride-to-be, he vacillates between the sentimental Laetitia Dale and the strong-willed...


The House of Mirth: With Linked Table of Contents

by Edith Wharton

Like most Wharton novels, The House of Mirth examines the conflict between rigid social expectation and personal desire. Lily Bart is adept at playing society's games, which expect her to achieve an advantageous...


The Duchesse of Langeais

by Honore de Balzac

In The Duchesse of Langeais, Honore De Balzac tells us the story of an ill-fated love affair between a Parisian socialite and a Napoleonic war hero. The depth of character is astonishing and the writing superb....


The Last of the Mohicans: With Linked Table of Contents

by James Fenimore Cooper

The Last of the Mohicans is an epic novel by James Fenimore Cooper, first published in January 1826. It was one of the most popular English-language novels of its time, and helped establish Cooper as one of...


The Enchanted April: With Linked Table of Contents

by Elizabeth von Arnim

Elizabeth von Arnim's novel tells the story of four dissimilar women in 1920s England who leave their damp and rainy environs to go on a holiday to a secluded coastal castle in Italy. Mrs Arbuthnot and Mrs Wilkins,...


The Art of War

by Sun Tzu & GP Editors

'The Art of War' is an ancient Chinese military treatise written by Sun Tzu, a high-ranking military general, strategist and tactician. The text is composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect...


Cymbeline

by William Shakespeare, Dr. Barbara A. Mowat & Paul Werstine

Cymbeline tells the story of a British king, Cymbeline, and his three children, presented as though they are in a fairy tale. The secret marriage of Cymbeline’s daughter, Imogen, triggers much of the action,...