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A Christmas Carol

by Dickens, Charles

Classic tale featuring Tiny Tim, Ebenezer Scrooge, and the ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Future.

A Doll's House

by Ibsen, Henrik

In perhaps his most famous play, Ibsen is sharply critical of Victorian marriage norms

A Farewell to Arms

by Hemingway, Ernest

The unforgettable story of an American ambulance driver on the Italian front during World War I and his love for a beautiful English nurse.

All Quiet On the Western Front

by Remarque, Erich Maria

Book Description Remarque's 1929 novel is among the finest antiwar literature written after the First World War.

All Things Wise and Wonderful

by Herriot, James

The continuing love story of a Yorkshire vet and his friends and neighbors, both human and animal.

All the Pretty Horses (The Border Trilogy #1)

by Mccarthy, Cormac

This is the tale of John Grady Cole, who at sixteen finds himself at the end of a long line of Texas ranchers, cut off from the only life he has ever imagined for himself. With two companions, he sets off for Mexico on a sometimes idyllic, sometimes comic journey to a place where dreams are paid for in blood.

Angela's Ashes: A Memoir

by Mccourt, Frank

The luminous memoir of Frank McCourt, born in Depression-era Brooklyn to recent Irish immigrants and raised in the slums of Limerick, Ireland. Frank's mother, Angela, has no money to feed the children since Frank's father, Malachy, rarely works, and when he does he drinks his wages.

Animal Farm

by Orwell, George

George Orwell's classic satire of the Russian Revolution is an intimate part of our contemporary culture. It is the account of the bold struggle, initiated by the animals, that transforms Mr.

Anne Frank: Diary of a Young Girl

by Frank, Anne

A teenage Jewish girl's recorded thoughts and impressions while she and her family were being hidden in a safe house during the Nazi occupation of Holland.


by Sophocles

Powerfully portraying the clash between civic and familial duty--between morality and obedience--the play brings the Oedipus Cycle to a conclusion with the story of the tragic hero's eldest daughter Antigone, who courts her own death by defying the edict of Thebes's new ruler, her uncle Kreon.


by Lewis, Sinclair

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Black Elk Speaks: Being the Life Story of a Holy Man of the Oglala Sioux

by Neihardt, John G.

This book provides a look into the beliefs of the North American Plain Indians.

Bless Me, Ultima

by Anaya, Rudolfo

Stories filled with wonder and the haunting beauty of his culture have helped make Rudolfo Anaya the father of Chicano literature in English, and his tales fairly shimmer with the lyric richness of his prose.

Boy: Tales from Childhood

by Dahl, Roald

Presents humorous anecdotes from the author's childhood which includes summer vacations in Norway and an English boarding school.

Brave New World

by Huxley, Aldous

Huxley's prophetic novel of natural man in an unnatural world, a profound and terrifying evocation of our future in which freedom and morality have become obsolete.

Cold Mountain

by Frazier, Charles

Inman, a Confederate soldier, decides to walk back to his home in the Blue Ridge Mountains and to Ada, the woman he loves.

Crime and Punishment

by Dostoyevsky, Fyodor and Garnett, Constance

From inside flap: Crime And Punishment takes the reader on a journey into the darkest recesses of the criminal and depraved mind, and exposes the soul of a man possessed by both good and evil

Cry, the Beloved Country

by Paton, Alan

Novel about a South African pastor from a Zulu village searching for his son

Cyrano de Bergerac

by Rostand, Edmond and Thomas, Gladys and Guillemard, Mary F.

Book Description Rostand's masterpiece-and the ultimate triumph of the great French romantic tradition-is the magnificent hero-for-all-seasons, Cyrano de Bergerac.

David Copperfield

by Dickens, Charles

David Copperfield is the story of a young man's adventures on his journey from an unhappy and impoverished childhood to the discovery of his vocation as a successful novelist.

Death be Not Proud: A Memoir

by Gunther, John

This deeply moving book is a father's memoir of a brave, intelligent, and spirited boy.

Eight Tales of Terror

by Poe, Edgar Allan

8 short stories: MS. Found in a Bottle; The Masque of the Red Death; The Cask of Amontillado; Ligeia; The Fall of the House of Usher; William Watson; Hop-Frog; The Imp of the Perverse

Ellen Foster

by Gibbons, Kaye

The story of a redoubtable 11-year-old orphan who overcomes adversity with humor, spunk and determination.

Emily Dickinson

by Dickinson, Emily and Wilbur, Richard

A collection of Emily Dickinson's poetry

Fahrenheit 451

by Bradbury, Ray

Futuristic story of a society which burns books, and a man who tries to change things.

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