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Of Time and the River (Complete Version, Best Navigation, Active TOC) (A to Z Classics)

by Thomas Wolfe

Of Time and the River is a 1935 novel by American novelist Thomas Wolfe. It is a fictionalized autobiography, using the name Eugene Gant for Wolfe's, detailing the protagonist's early and mid-twenties, during...


The Great American Novel

by William Carlos Williams

First published in 1923 in Paris in an edition of three hundred copies, this satiric novel by the great American poet is "a satire on the novel form in which a little -(female) Ford car falls more or less in...


Kidnapped

by Robert Louis Stevenson

Recently orphaned, young David Balfour is kidnapped and held captive aboard the ship Covenant after approaching his miserly uncle about his inheritance. At the mercy of a treacherous crew, David must use his...


Dracula

by Bram Stoker

Irish author Bram Stoker introduced the character of Count Dracula and provided the basis of modern vampire fiction in his 1897 novel entitled Dracula. Written as a series of letters, newspaper clippings, diary...


The Jack London Collection

by Jack London

Jack London was an American novelist, journalist, and social activist. A pioneer in the world of commercial magazine fiction, he was one of the first writers to become a worldwide celebrity and earn a large...


The Art of Being Right

by Arthur Schopenhauer

Controversial Dialectic is the art of disputing, and of disputing in such a way as to hold one's own, whether one is in the right or the wrong — per fas et nefas. A man may be objectively in the right, and...


Blink

by K.L. Slater

What if the person you love most in the world was in terrible danger … because of you?

Three years ago, Toni’s five-year-old daughter Evie disappeared after leaving school. The police have never been able...


The Little Prince (translated)

by Antoine de Saint & Exupéry

The Little Prince is a charming and wondrous book which will enchant both children and adults alike. It is a timeless parable for all ages, championing the beauty and wisdom of childhood which fades when one...


Crime and Punishment

by Constance Garnett (Translator) & Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Crime and Punishment is a novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, first published in 1866. Translation to english by Constance Garnett.

In the peak heat of a St. Petersburg summer, an erstwhile university student, Rodion...


Leviathan

by Thomas Hobbes

Written during the turmoil of the English Civil War, Leviathan is an ambitious and highly original work of political philosophy. Claiming that man's essential nature is competitive and selfish, Hobbes formulates...


Jock Of The Bushveld

by Sir Percy Fitzpatrick

Jock of the Bushveld is the classic and much loved story based on the true experiences of Percy Fitzpatrick and his Staffordshire bull terrier Jock. The story begins in the 1880s, at the time of the South African...


The Waves

by Virginia Woolf & David Bradshaw

I, who would wish to feel close over me the protective waves of the ordinary, catch with the tail of my eye some far horizon.Intensely visionary yet absorbed with the everyday; experimental, daring and challenging,...


The Monster and Other Stories

by Stephen Crane & Dover Thrift Editions

The harrowing title tale from this collection recounts the experiences of an African-American coachman who becomes horribly disfigured after rescuing his employer's son from a fire. A study of race and tolerance...


The Golden Man

by Philip K. Dick

The DCA is a government agency tasked with tracking down humans born with superhuman mutations, all of whom are considered a threat to the continued survival of the human race. But even seasoned veterans of...


The Crawlers

by Philip K. Dick

When bizarre creatures begin plaguing a small farming town, a man from the nearby radioactive science laboratory is sent to investigate and deal with the problem.

Philip K. Dick was an American science-fiction...


Shell Game

by Philip K. Dick

When a group of men crash to the surface of an alien planet, they are hemmed in on all sides by a deadly, un-crossable bog. Attacked by an unknown enemy, the group grows increasingly uncertain as the violence...


Adjustment Team

by Philip K. Dick

After getting held up on his way to work, Ed Fletcher worries about the repercussions he will face when he reaches his office. Little does he know that his late arrival will give him a glimpse behind the very...


The Turning Wheel

by Philip K. Dick

In the near future, after the world powers have collapsed, those who were once the disenfranchised now make up the ruling classes on earth. When Bard Sung-wu is sent to investigate disturbances among the lower...


The Last Of The Masters

by Philip K. Dick

Edward Tolby and his daughter are members of a legendary militant group—The League—that helped to bring down the corrupt and misguided governments of the past, placing humanity on its path to a free, ruler-less...


Exhibit Piece

by Philip K. Dick

Twenty-second century historian George Miller is completely dedicated to his job studying the history and culture of the twentieth century, and has even created an accurate replica of a twentieth-century dwelling....