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A Little Maid Of Ticonderoga

  [english | 1917]  

Alice Turner Curtis


Summary: [A Little Maid Of Ticonderoga by Alice Turner Curtis. This is the story of a little girl whose home was among the Green Mountains of Vermont then known as The Wilderness at the beginning of the American Revolution and at the time when Ethan Allen and his brave soldiers were on guard to defend their rights. Ethan Allen was the friend of Faith the heroine of the story whose earnest wish to be of ...]
Genres: [history | young readers | fiction and literatureDownloads: 162

A Little Norsk

  [english | 1892]  

Hamlin Garland


Summary: [A Little Norsk Or Ol Pap S Flaxen by Hamlin Garland. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital format by a community of volunteers. You may find it for free on the web. Purchase of the Kindle edition includes wireless delivery.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 4

A Lost Leader

  [english | 1907]  

E Phillips Oppenheim


Excerpts: [... sought to put a restraint upon his words. He was silent for a moment, and then he spoke very deliberately. Mannering, he said, do not think me wholly ...... He would forgive a murderer, but never a liar.. My dear Leslie, she said, as a friend-and a relative-. Neither counts, he interrupted. ...... When she first came she was all right. That fellow Borrowdean seems to have done all ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 57

A Man And His Money

  [english | 1912]  

Frederic Stewart Isham


Summary: [The Future of Money is a book written by Bernard Lietaer published by Random House in 2001 and currently out of print. It was written as an overview of how money and the financial system works the effects of modern money paradigms especially relating to debt and interest and how it can work to everyones benefit to solve a wide range of problems especially with the use of complementary currencies. ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | romanceDownloads: 369

A Man Of Business

  [english | ]  

Honor De Balzac


Summary: [The Snowball: Warren Buffett and the Business of Life is a biography about Warren Buffett by Alice Schroeder. Before this book was written Warren Buffett rejected numerous approaches by biographers journalists and publishers to cooperate on an account of his life. After spending six years as the only Wall Street analyst Buffett would speak to Alice Schroeder was approached by Buffett to write his ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 305

A Man Of Mark

  [english | 1890]  

Anthony Hope


Excerpts: [... of life in the afternoons and evenings. Going along a fine avenue of trees for half a mile or so, you came to the Golden House, the President's ...... was contemplating a queer transaction, if not flat burglary. Ten thousand pardons, your Excellency, for my most unbecoming tone, but may I ask ...... And you will put me under a personal obligation, Mr. Jones, and at the same time ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 82

A Man Of Samples

  [english | ]  

William Maher


Summary: [Travellers Samples is a 1951 short story collection by Frank OConnor. It features the following stories: First Confession The Man of the House The Idealist The Drunkard The Thief My First Protestant This Mortal Coil Old Age Pensioners Legal Aid The Masculine Principle The Sentry Jerome The Lady of the Sagas Darcy in the Land of Youth]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 4

A Man To His Mate

  [english | 1920]  

J Allan Dunn


Excerpts: [... quick shift of his glance, but went on sitting at the table, the gold in one palm, the fingers of his other hand resting on the grains. Jim Lund. ...... But they would not suspect foul play at first. He had no immediate family. His landlady lodged other newspapermen, and was used to their vagaries. ...... could not resist the shot. He had gathered that the doctor resented Lund. ...]
Genres: [nautical | fiction and literatureDownloads: 484

A Man Woman

  [english | 1904]  

Frank Norris


Summary: [A Vindication of the Rights of Woman: with Strictures on Political and Moral Subjects written by the eighteenth-century British feminist Mary Wollstonecraft is one of the earliest works of feminist philosophy. In it Wollstonecraft responds to those educational and political theorists of the eighteenth century who did not believe women should have an education. She argues that women ought to have ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 212

A Marriage At Sea

  [english | 1891]  

W Clark Russell


Summary: [Hateship Friendship Courtship Loveship Marriage is a book of short stories by Alice Munro published by McClelland and Stewart in 2001. In 2006 the story The Bear Came over the Mountain was adapted into a film Away from Her which was directed by Sarah Polley and produced by Atom Egoyan. A film adaptation of the story Hateship Friendship Courtship Loveship Marriage starring Julianne Moore and ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | nautical | romanceDownloads: 389

A Mere Accident

  [english | ]  

George Moore


Summary: [George Fletcher Moore (10 December 1798 ? 30 December 1886) was a prominent early settler in colonial Western Australia and one of of the key figures in early Western Australias ruling elite (Cameron 2000). He conducted a number of exploring expeditions was responsible for one of the earliest published records of the language of the Australian Aborigines of the Perth area and was the author of ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 150

A Minstrel In France

  [english | 1918]  

Harry Lauder


Excerpts: [... farewell and godspeed, all my friends and my relations, and I went among them, shaking them by the hand and thinking of the long whiles before I'd be ...... they did-as they did. Their deeds at Gallipoli speak for them and will forever speak for them-the men of Australia and New Zealand. There the word ...... again. There were scores of thousands of men in Britain who needed only ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | warDownloads: 306

A Missionary Twig

  [english | 1890]  

Emma Burnett


Summary: [It developsmoulds and shapens christian-life]
Genres: [fiction and literature | religionDownloads: 124

A Modern Telemachus

  [english | 1886]  

Charlotte Mary Yonge


Excerpts: [... there are no goddesses now.'. 'I heard M. de la Mede tell that pretty lady with the diamond butterfly that she was his goddess so there are.'. 'You ...... be for ever beholden to you, and you will make a wounded heart to sing, besides perhaps saving a noble young spirit.'. 'Madame makes me impatient ...... with the melancholy bodings within it, as she sat motionless under the ...]
Genres: [romance | fiction and literatureDownloads: 0

A Monk Of Fife

  [english | 1896]  

Andrew Lang


Summary: [Andrew Lang (31 March 1844 - 20 July 1912) was a Scots poet novelist and literary critic and contributor to the field of anthropology. He is best known as a collector of folk and fairy tales. The Andrew Lang lectures at the University of St Andrews are named for him.]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 298

A Mountain Woman

  [english | ]  

Elia Peattie


Summary: [A mountain woman.--Jim Lancys Waterloo.--The three Johns.--A resuscitation.--Two pioneers.--Up the gulch.--A Michigan man.--A lady of yesterday.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | women studies | short story collectionDownloads: 80

A Mummer Tale

  [english | 1921]  

Anatole France


Excerpts: [... the left. asked Nanteuil. Resolved, continued the doctor, to render them less strong and less daring. He divided each into two, so that they had ...... else is clever.. It's true, what Robert says. exclaimed Nanteuil, sincerely impressed. And she added thoughtfully: At any rate, doctor, one thing ...... my accounts to bring up to date.. This was the formula which she usually ...]
Genres: [humor | fiction and literatureDownloads: 171

A Napa Christchild And Benicia Letters

  [english | 1896]  

Charles Gunnison


Excerpts: [... Evening Star. The colour slowly fades till all is dead and ashy, and the silver star drops down below the purpled hills, leaving for a moment a soft, ...... was to be seen with the tall adobe chimney built up the outside the smoke blew, beaten here and there, about the roof till it finally disappeared, ...... in their place he daily left a bunch of his sweetest onions or some rare ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 409

A Neta Do Arcediago

  [english | 1860]  

Camilo Castelo Branco


Excerpts: [... como se diz da que se d por obrigao de casamento, para ser assim mais feliz. No fallemos n'isto. Essa palavra esteve para ser a minha morte. no ...... era tanto mais caro a seu pae, quanto a sua intelligencia, com pequeno esforo, aproveitava nas irregulares lies dos mestres soffredores. Aos quinze ...... dos hospedes privavam-na de expandir-se a ss com sua me que a beijava, como se ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 274

A Night Out

  [english | ]  

Edward Peple


Summary: [Another Bullshit Night in Suck City is a 2004 memoir by playwright and poet Nick Flynn describing Flynns reunion with his estranged father Jonathan -- an alcoholic resident of the homeless shelter where Nick was a social worker in the late 1980s. The title refers to Jonathans description of homeless life in Boston. The memoir earned Flynn a 2004 award from PEN International was shortlisted for ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | short storyDownloads: 36
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