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 Classics

Series:Penguin Classics Ser.
Reading Level:very good

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writingscollects stories of matchless charm and enduring popularity that enchanted listeners at Charles Dickens's public readings. This Penguin Classics is edited with an introduction and notes by Michael Slater.... read more

A Christmas Carol and Other Christmas Writings
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Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Clothbound Classics Ser.
Reading Level:General Adult

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland - Alice, a girl of seven years, is feeling bored and drowsy while sitting on the riverbank with her elder sister. She then notices a talking, clothed White Rabbit with a pocket watch ... read more

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: AND Through the Looking Glass (Clothbound Classic)
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Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Classics Ser.
Reading Level:good
Awards:Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003. Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.

Tolstoy married Sophia Andreevna Behrs, who was 16 years his junior on September 23, 1862. Her family and friends called her Sonya which is the Russian diminutive of Sofia. Tolstoy and Sophia had thirteen children, five of whom did not survive childhood. On th... read more

Anna Karenina (Penguin Black Classics)
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Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

This is a portrait of people on the margin of society, dependent on one another for both physical and emotional survival. Written in 1945 this book focuses on the acceptance of life as it is: both the exuberance of community and the loneliness of the individual.

Cannery Row
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Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

Down and Out in Paris and London by George Orwell This unusual fictional account - in good part autobiographical - narrates without self-pity and often with humor the adventures of a penniless British writer among the down-and-out of two great cities. The Parisian... read more

Down and Out in Paris and London
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Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Classics Ser.

'I am Dracula. And I bid you welcome to my house?He is deathly pale. His fingernails are cut to sharp points. His teeth protrude menacingly from his mouth in clouds of rancid breath... Yet even Count Dracula?s unnerving appearance and the frightened reaction of the ... read more

Dracula (Penguin Black Classics)
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Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Classics Ser.
Reading Level:good

Jane EyreBy Charlotte Brontëm grasp my hair and my shoulder: he had closed with a desperate thing. I really saw in him a tyrant, a murderer. I felt a drop or two of blood from my head trickle down my neck, and was sensible of somewhat pungent suffering: these... read more

Jane Eyre (Penguin Black Classics)
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Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.
Awards:Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.

A few miles south of Soledad, the Salinas River drops in close to the hillside bank and runs deep and green. The water is warm too, for it has slipped twinkling over the yellow sands in the sunlight before reaching the narrow pool. On one side of the river the golden foothill slop... read more

Of Mice and Men

Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.
Reading Level:good
Awards:Runner-up for The BBC Big Read Top 100 2003. Shortlisted for BBC Big Read Top 100 2003.

"On the Road" chronicles Jack Kerouac's years traveling the North American continent with his friend Neal Cassady, "a sideburned hero of the snowy West." As "Sal Paradise" and "Dean Moriarty," the two roam the country in a quest for self-knowledge and experience. Kerouac's love of Ame... read more

On the Road

Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

Tyrannical Nurse Ratched rules her ward in an Oregon State mental hospital with a strict and unbending routine, unopposed by her patients, who remain cowed by mind-numbing medication and the threat of electroshock therapy. But her regime is disrupte... read more

One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest (Penguin Classics)
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Category:

 Classics

Series:Penguin Clothbound Classics Ser.
Reading Level:very good

Sir Walter Elliot, de Kellynch-Hall, dans le comté de Somerset, n'avait jamais touché un livre pour son propre amusement, si ce n'est le livre héraldique. Là il trouvait de l'occupation dans les heures de désoeuvre- ment, et de la co... read more

Persuasion  (Clothbound Classic)
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Category:

 Horror

Series:Penguin Modern Classics Ser.

The greatest haunted house story ever written, the inspiration for a 10-part Netflix series directed by Mike Flanagan and starring Michiel Huisman, Carla Gugino, and Timothy Hutton   First published in 1959, Shirley Jackson's The Haunting of Hill House ... read more

The Haunting of Hill House (Netflix Tie-In)
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