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Morphology of Meaning

by Bhavatosh IndraGuru

About the Book

In the narratives of the Indian and Western traditions, both the construction of the character and the configuration of an action have remarkably the idealized perspectives. In them the nature...


Crime and Punishment

by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Through the story of the brilliant but conflicted young Raskolnikov and the murder he commits, Fyodor Dostoyevsky explores the theme of redemption through suffering. “Crime and Punishment” put Dostoyevsky...


The Brothers Karamazov

by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The Brothers Karamasov is a murder mystery, a courtroom drama, and an exploration of erotic rivalry in a series of triangular love affairs involving the “wicked and sentimental” Fyodor Pavlovich Karamazov...


The Strange Country

by Ernest Hemingway

 The Strange Country, a novel that Hemingway began but never finished.  Like most Hemingway stories, it was thinly veiled autobiography.  It portrayed the beginning of his relationship with Martha Gellhorn...


A Desert Harvest

by Bruce Berger & Colum Mccann

A career-spanning collection of Bruce Berger’s beautiful, subtle, and spiky essays on the American desert

Occupying a space between traditional nature writing, memoir, journalism, and prose poetry, Bruce Berger’s...


Every True Pleasure

by Wilton Barnhardt

Some of North Carolina's finest fiction and nonfiction writers come together in Every True Pleasure, including David Sedaris, Kelly Link, Allan Gurganus, Randall Kenan, and more. Within the volume—featuring...


The Snows of Kilimanjaro

by Ernest Hemingway

"The Snows of Kilimanjaro" is a short story by Ernest Hemingway. It was first published in Esquire magazine in 1936. It was republished in The Fifth Column and the First Forty-Nine Stories in 1938, The Snows...


Old Man at the Bridge &  Up in Michigan

by Ernest Hemingway

“Old Man at the Bridge” was inspired by Hemingway’s travels as a war correspondent during the Spanish Civil War in the 1930s. In fact, the story was originally composed as a news dispatch from the Amposta...


The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber

by Ernest Hemingway

"The Short Happy Life of Francis Macomber" is a short story by Ernest Hemingway. Set in Africa, it was published in the September 1936 issue of Cosmopolitan magazine concurrently with "The Snows of Kilimanjaro"....


The Sun Also Risers

by Ernest Hemingway

The Sun Also Rises, a 1926 novel by American Ernest Hemingway, portrays American and British expatriates who travel from Paris to the Festival of San Fermín in Pamplona to watch the running of the bullsand...


A Farewell To Arms

by Ernest Hemingway

A Farewell to Arms is a novel by Ernest Hemingway set during the Italian campaign of World WarII. First published in 1929, it is a first-person account of an American, Frederic Henry, serving as a lieutenant ("tenente")...


The Mark Twain Collection

by Mark Twain

Samuel Langhorne Clemens known by his pen name Mark Twain, was an American writer, humorist, entrepreneur, publisher, and lecturer. His novels include The Adventures of Tom Sawyer (1876) and its sequel,...


The Happy Prince, and Other Tales - Illustrated

by Oscar Wilde

Table of Contents

The Happy Prince.

The Nightingale and the Rose.

The Selfish Giant.

The Devoted Friend.

The Remarkable Rocket.


A Nation On The Brink

by Ukaegbu Chukwunenye N.

Ndi Igbo! This book is not about me! It is about us: whether we remain in Nigeria or breakout of the Nigerian project, one thing is certain; Ala-Igbo is in disarray and in serious need of our attention as a...


Edgar Allan Poe: Complete Tales and Poems

by Edgar Allan Poe

This book contains the complete Edgar Allan Poe’s tales and poems —over 135 works— in the chronological order of their original publication. Some of the most notable are: Tales: • "The Fall of the House...


For Whom the Bell Tolls

by Ernest Hemingway

Ernest Hemingway wrote For Whom the Bell Tolls in Havana, Cuba; Key West, Florida; and Sun Valley, Idaho in 1939. In Cuba, he lived in the Hotel Ambos Mundos where he worked on the manuscript. The novel...


The old man and the sea

by Ernest Hemingway

One of Hemingway's most famous novels. The old fisherman Santiago has caught nothing for eighty-four days. Then things change. 

Ernest Miller Hemingway (July 21, 1899 – July 2, 1961) was an American novelist,...


Nobody's Looking at You

by Janet Malcolm

A New York Times Book Review Editors' Choice. One of BBC Culture, Lit Hub, O, the Oprah Magazine, and The New York Times's Books to Read this February

“One of the premier narrative non-fiction writers of her...


On the Margin

by Aldous Huxley

ON THE MARGIN contains short form non-fiction articles and essays from master-author Aldous Huxley.

This book contains the following chapters (with descriptions): 

Centenaries; (about Percy Bysshe Shelley, 100...


Of Me and Others

by Alasdair Gray

In this frank, playful and typically unorthodox collection of essays, Alasdair Gray tells of how his early life experiences influenced his writing, including the creation of those landmarks of literature, Lanark...