Featured Books

  1. A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

    A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court

  2. Aesop's Fables

    Aesop's Fables

  3. Little Women

    Little Women

  4. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

    The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

  5. The Adventures of Peter Pan

    The Adventures of Peter Pan

  6. The Oz Series

    The Oz Series

Latest Arrivals

  1. A Tale of Two Cities - II. The Mail – 1

    It was the Dover road that lay, on a Friday night late in November, before the first of the persons with whom this history has business. The Dover road lay, as to him, beyond the Dover mail, as it ...

    Charles DickensJan 16, 2019  
  2. A Tale of Two Cities - I. The Period

    It was the best of times, it was the worst of times, it was the age of wisdom, it was the age of foolishness, it was the epoch of belief, it was the epoch of incredulity, it was the season of Ligh...

    Charles DickensJan 16, 2019  
  3. A Christmas Carol in Prose - Stave Five: The End of It – 2

    He had not gone far, when coming on towards him he beheld the portly gentleman, who had walked into his counting-house the day before, and said, “Scrooge and Marley’s, I believe?” It sent a pang ac...

    Charles DickensDec 20, 2018  
  4. A Christmas Carol in Prose - Stave Five: The End of It – 1

    Yes! and the bedpost was his own. The bed was his own, the room was his own. Best and happiest of all, the Time before him was his own, to make amends in! “I will live in the Past, the Present, and...

    Charles DickensDec 20, 2018  
  5. A Christmas Carol in Prose - Stave Four: The Last of The Spirits – 4

    “The colour hurts my eyes,” she said. The colour? Ah, poor Tiny Tim! “They’re better now again,” said Cratchit’s wife. “It makes them weak by candle-light; and I wouldn’t show weak eyes to your fat...

    Charles DickensDec 20, 2018  
  6. A Christmas Carol in Prose - Stave Four: The Last of The Spirits – 3

    “Don’t you be afraid of that,” returned the woman. “I an’t so fond of his company that I’d loiter about him for such things, if he did. Ah! you may look through that shirt till your eyes ache; but ...

    Charles DickensDec 20, 2018  
  7. A Christmas Carol in Prose - Stave Four: The Last of The Spirits – 2

    Quiet and dark, beside him stood the Phantom, with its outstretched hand. When he roused himself from his thoughtful quest, he fancied from the turn of the hand, and its situation in reference to h...

    Charles DickensDec 20, 2018  
  8. A Christmas Carol in Prose - Stave Four: The Last of The Spirits – 1

    The Phantom slowly, gravely, silently, approached. When it came near him, Scrooge bent down upon his knee; for in the very air through which this Spirit moved it seemed to scatter gloom and mystery...

    Charles DickensDec 20, 2018  
  9. A Christmas Carol in Prose - Stave Three: The Second of The Three Spirits – 5

    “What place is this?” asked Scrooge. “A place where Miners live, who labour in the bowels of the earth,” returned the Spirit. “But they know me. See!” A light shone from the window of a hut, and sw...

    Charles DickensDec 20, 2018  
  10. A Christmas Carol in Prose - Stave Three: The Second of The Three Spirits – 4

    These held the hot stuff from the jug, however, as well as golden goblets would have done; and Bob served it out with beaming looks, while the chestnuts on the fire sputtered and cracked noisily. T...

    Charles DickensDec 20, 2018