Books published in 1929

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Aces Up

  [english | 1929]  

Covington Clarke


Summary: [Aces Abroad is the fourth volume in the Wild Cards shared universe fiction series edited by George R. R. Martin. It was published in 1988 and dealt with a world tour sponsored by the United Nations and the World Health Organization featuring many of the main characters from the previous novels and introducing new ones.]
Genres: [fiction and literature | post 1930 | warDownloads: 213

At Your Age

  [english | 1929]  

Francis Scott Fitzgerald


Excerpts: [... papers her hair, in long braids twisted about her head, was shining and alive. She seemed to Tom suddenly the cleanest person he knew of, and ...... and, as a somewhat ruthless and domineering man of no morals whatsoever, he considered going back to the drug store to seek the blonde girl's ...... and on his face was a faint smile. He was practicing so that he would be able to laugh ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 396

Basil And Cleopatra

  [english | 1929]  

Francis Scott Fitzgerald


Summary: [Includes bibliographical references (xxv-xxvi).]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 180

Danger

  [english | 1929]  

Fletcher Pratt


Summary: [Danger Society: The Young Bond Dossier is a non-fiction companion to the Young Bond series of novels written by Charlie Higson. The book contains in-depth character profiles to the cars the weapons and the exotic locations plus facts statistics photographs maps and illustrations by Kev Walker. The book also includes an original Young Bond short story by Charlie Higson titled A Hard Man to Kill. ...]
Genres: [short story | horror | science fictionDownloads: 315

Eastern Shame Girl

  [english | 1929]  

Charles Georges Souli


Summary: [good]
Genres: [short story collection | sexuality | audiobookDownloads: 219

Forging Ahead

  [english | 1929]  

Francis Scott Fitzgerald


Excerpts: [... of money were vague and somewhat debonair, but he had noticed that at family dinners the immemorial discussion as to whether the Third Street block ...... university. After she went distractedly upstairs with a cup of tea, Basil sat thinking in the dark parlor. For the present the loss meant only one ...... the room, declaring half aloud, Of course, that's the thing to do. Rushing ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 160

Hudson River Bracketed

  [english | 1929]  

Edith Wharton


Excerpts: [... and on a spring evening, to know this, and to feel himself forever excluded from the fellowship of the young and the happy. He supposed other fellows ...... agony of youth at such profanation. The oppression was intolerable. He was like a captive walled into a dark airless cell, and the walls of that cell ...... that was familiar to him. He read: ? In Xanadu did Kubla Khan??? ? Oh, ...]
Genres: [fictionDownloads: 375

Islands In The Air

  [english | 1929]  

Lowell Howard Morrow


Summary: [Cabo Verde - Viagem pela historia das ilhas (Portuguese meaning Cape Verde - Journey Through The History Of The Islands) is a Capeverdean history book published in 2003 by Germano Almeida. The book is about Almeidas historical presentation of all the nine inhabited islands that constitute Cape Verde.]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 254

Juggernaut

  [english | 1929]  

Alice Campbell


Summary: [An evil doctor plots with a greedy woman to slowly poison her rich husband to death. Filmed in 1936 with Boris Karloff.]
Genres: [mysterydetective | thrillerDownloads: 459

Majesty

  [english | 1929]  

Francis Scott Fitzgerald


Summary: [An interesting representation of the twilight of a fictional European imperial family. Very good development of the principal characters enough that I wished the storyline had continued a little further to know what may or may not have happened to them in their future.]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 478

Mother And Daughter

  [english | 1929]  

David Herbert Lawrence


Summary: [The Mighty Queens of Freeville: A Mother a Daughter and the Town That Raised Them is a memoir by Amy Dickinson the author of the syndicated advice column Ask Amy. It was released on February 3rd 2009 by Hyperion Books. On the publication date Dickinson appeared on Good Morning America and the following day she appeared on The View to promote the memoir which chronicles her experiences with ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 318

Over The Line

  [english | 1929]  

Harold Sherman


Summary: [The Line: a mans experience a sons quest to understand is a memoir written by Arch and Martin Flanagan. It details Arch Flanagans experiences as an Australian prisoner of war of Imperial Japan during World War II. The Line is broken up into different parts with areas written by Martin italicised whilst areas written by Arch are not. It is currently being studied by many VCE students across ...]
Genres: [fiction and literatureDownloads: 407

Rattle Of Bones

  [english | 1929]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... through the black forest with sinister echoing. This place hath a forbidding aspect, meseemeth. Two men stood in front of the forest tavern. ...... forbidding face. The other was of a different type entirely, bedecked with lace and plumes, although his finery was somewhat stained from travel. He ...... l'Armon pursued. Few come twice, the host grunted. Kane started and glanced up ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 284

Red Aces

  [english | 1929]  

Edgar Wallace


Summary: [Aces Abroad is the fourth volume in the Wild Cards shared universe fiction series edited by George R. R. Martin. It was published in 1988 and dealt with a world tour sponsored by the United Nations and the World Health Organization featuring many of the main characters from the previous novels and introducing new ones.]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 265

Skull Face

  [english | 1929]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... dark sea lay between! I looked at my ragged sleeve and the dirty, claw-like hand protruding from it I gazed through the hanging smoke which fogged the ...... in the screen. I felt my wrist seized in an iron grip and something seven times colder than ice touched the inside of my hand. Then my wrist was ...... I felt not the slightest desire for the stuff which had been life itself ...]
Genres: [fiction | horror | short storiesDownloads: 49

Skulls In The Stars

  [english | 1929]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... of the quagmires, sir, that you might not see in the dark. You had better return to the village and continue your journey in the morning, ...... his irritation the swamp road and the moor road???what is it that threatens me and why should I go miles out of my way and risk the bogs and mires? Sir, ...... deeds of some power of evil. The lords of darkness have laid a curse upon the ...]
Genres: [fiction | fantasy | short storiesDownloads: 376

Tanar Of Pellucidar

  [english | 1929]  

Edgar Rice Burroughs


Summary: [Edgar Rice Burroughs (September 1 1875 ? March 19 1950) was an American author best known for his creation of the jungle hero Tarzan and the heroic Mars adventurer John Carter although he produced works in many genres.]
Genres: [fiction | science fictionDownloads: 70

Tarzan At The Earths Core

  [english | 1929]  

Edgar Rice Burroughs


Excerpts: [... upon the third day, when Perry was already unconscious owing to the consumption of their stock of oxygen, and David was fast losing consciousness, the ...... east of Greenwich north to the pole. But to avoid attracting unnecessary notice a slight deviation from this course was found desirable, and the ship passed ...... his short temper up to charging pitch nor did it seem that ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventureDownloads: 239

The Book Of Gud

  [english | 1929]  

Harold Hersey


Summary: [40 Days and 40 Nights: Darwin Intelligent Design God OxyContin and Other Oddities on Trial in Pennsylvania is a 2007 non fiction book about the Kitzmiller v. Dover Area School District trial of 2005. Author Matthew Chapman a journalist screenwriter and director (and the great-great-grandson of Charles Darwin) reported on the trial for Harpers magazine]
Genres: [fiction and literature | post 1930 | science fictionDownloads: 66

The Captive

  [english | 1929]  

Marcel Proust


Summary: [A Captive Lion is a 1987 biography of Marina Tsvetayeva by Elaine Feinstein. It includes selected poems Simon Karlinskys two volume study of the author and Janet Marin Kings translations of her prose.]
Genres: [fiction | romanceDownloads: 132
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