Twice Told Tales (Unabridged)

Twice-Told Tales is a short story collection in two volumes by Nathaniel Hawthorne. The first was published in the spring of 1837, and the second in 1842. The stories had all been...

Memoirs of General William T. Sherman (Unabridged)

Remembered by history as the first modern general, William Tecumseh Sherman wrote his Memoirs ten years after the end of the Civil War. It served as a personal account of his...

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl Written by Herself (Unabridged)

Incidents in the Life of a Slave Girl, written by herself is an autobiography by Harriet Ann Jacobs, a young mother and fugitive slave, published in 1861 by L. Maria Child, who...

Life on the Mississippi (Unabridged)

Before his literary career took off and he emerged as one of America's foremost men of letters, Mark Twain worked as a steamboat pilot in the antebellum South and Midwest. This...

The Inimitable Jeeves (Unabridged)

A Jeeves and Wooster collection. A classic collection of stories featuring some of the funniest episodes in the life of Bertie Wooster, gentleman, and Jeeves, his gentleman's...

The Turn of the Screw (Unabridged)

This book is a horror novella by Henry James that first appeared in serial format in Collier's Weekly magazine (January 27 – April 16, 1898). In the century following its...

Poirot Investigates (Unabridged)

Poirot Investigates a host of murders most foul—as well as other dastardly crimes—in this intriguing collection of short stories from the one-and-only Agatha Christie. First...

What’s Wrong with the World (Unabridged)

A book of essays by G. K. Chesterton, this selection contains sardonically-titled pieces such as “The Romance of Thrift” and “The Empire of the Insect.” Of it, Chesterton...

The Legend of Sleepy Hollow (Unabridged)

The most beloved and oft-adapted work by Washington Irving, The Legend of Sleepy Hollow follows a love triangle in the New York countryside in 1790. Sleepy Hollow, a supposedly...

Heretics (Unabridged)

Heretics is a collection of 20 essays originally published by G. K. Chesterton in 1905. While the loci of the chapters of Heretics are personalities, the topics he debates are...

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