Pride and Prejudice
Jane Austen began her second novel, Pride and Prejudice, before she was twenty-one. It was originally titled First Impression because the appearances of the characters created the plot of the novel.
Pygmalion- George Bernard Shaw
When George Bernard Shaw wrote Pygmalion more than a half century ago, no one could have predicted his play would eventually be converted into one of the great musicals of our time -- My Fair Lady -- and an Academy Award³-winning motion picture.
Sense and Sensibility
The story revolves around the Dashwood sisters, Elinor and Marianne. Whereas the former is a sensible, rational creature, her younger sister is wildly romantic--a characteristic that offers Austen plenty of scope for both satire and compassion.
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
MOST of the adventures recorded in this book really occurred; one or two were experiences of my own, the rest those of boys who were schoolmates of mine
The Brothers Karamazov
This novel was Dostoevsky's last and finest work, telling the story of the four Karamazov brothers--each with his own distinct personality and desires
The Prince and the Pauper
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The Red Badge of Courage
The Red Badge of Courage:-An Episode of the American Civil War...
The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
'The Wonderful Wizard of Oz' was written solely to please children of today. It aspires to being a modernized fairy tale, in which the wonderment and joy are retained and the heartaches and nightmares are left out.
Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson A searchable online version at The Literature Network
TWENTY THOUSAND LEAGUES UNDER THE SEAS
“The deepest parts of the ocean are totally unknown to us,” admits Professor Aronnax early in this novel. “What goes on in those distant depths? What creatures inhabit, or could inhabit, those regions twelve or fifteen miles beneath the surface of the water? It’s almost beyond conjecture.”
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