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White Fang

by Jack London

A companion novel to Jack London's The Call of the Wild, White Fang is the story of a wild dog's journey toward becoming civilized in the Canadian territory of Yukon at the end of the nineteenth century. White...


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 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...


The Odyssey

by Homer

Odysseus has been away from Ithaca, the Greek city-state under his rule, for ten years while fighting in the Trojan War. After the fall of Troy, Odysseus begins the long journey home to his wife and son; however,...


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....


The Awakening

by Kate Chopin & Barbara Kingsolver

'Introducing this release of The Awakening has given me an opportunity to re-experience one of my life's important books . . . I still marvel at Chopin's realism, her impatience with conventional trappings,...


Lady Chatterley's Lover

by David Herbert Lawrence

Lady Chatterley’s Lover (1928) narrates the story of the relationship, physical and emotional, between Oliver Mellors, a working-class man, and Lady Constance Chatterley, an upper-class woman. Lawrence describes...