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By: Oliver Optic (1822-1897)
|Poor and Proud, or the Fortunes of Katy Redburn: a Story for Young Folks|
|A Lieutenant at Eighteen|
|Breaking Away or The Fortunes of a Student|
|An Undivided Union|
|Seek and Find or The Adventures of a Smart Boy|
|Up The Baltic Young America in Norway, Sweden, and Denmark|
|A Victorious Union|
|The Young Lieutenant or, The Adventures of an Army Officer|
|Four Young Explorers or, Sight-Seeing in the Tropics|
|All Adrift or The Goldwing Club|
|Down The River Buck Bradford and His Tyrants|
|Make or Break or, The Rich Man's Daughter|
|Asiatic Breezes Students on The Wing|
|Dikes and Ditches Young America in Holland and Belguim|
|The Coming Wave Or, The Hidden Treasure of High Rock|
|Down the Rhine Young America in Germany|
|Field and Forest The Fortunes of a Farmer|
|Now or Never Or, The Adventures of Bobby Bright|
|Little By Little or, The Cruise of the Flyaway|
|Dolly and I A Story for Little Folks|
|Little Bobtail or The Wreck of the Penobscot.|
|Desk and Debit or, The Catastrophes of a Clerk|
|Proud and Lazy A Story for Little Folks|
|Watch and Wait or The Young Fugitives|
|Freaks of Fortune or, Half Round the World|
|Careless Kate A Story for Little Folks|
By: J. M. Barrie (1860-1937)
Echoes of the War
Short stories with dramatic parts about civilian life in London during the First World War. Some humorous moments. By the author of "Peter Pan".
Little White Bird
"A children's book, sharp social commentary and sad psychological thriller about a man's search for a sense of belonging. All in one amazing and lyrical collection. This is the first book in which Peter Pan starts to appear. His adventure in Kensington Gardens are first narrated here. Other than that, it offers a magical portrait of contemporary London, and a realistic tale of a family to which every one of us could have belonged."
|A Window in Thrums|
|Auld Licht Idylls|
|Auld Licht Idyls|
By: Charlotte M. Yonge (1823-1901)
The Little Duke
The Little Duke by Charlotte M. Yonge is historical fiction based on the the life of Richard, Duke of Normandy. He assumes the title of Duke at only 8 years of age, after his father is murdered. The story first appeared in her magazine, The Monthly Packet, as a serial.
Little Lucy's Wonderful Globe
Travel with Little Lucy around the globe and learn a little geography and small bits about other cultures.
By: George Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)
Don Juan in Hell
Don Juan in Hell is an excerpt (Act 3, Scene 2) from George Bernard Shaw’s Man and Superman. It is often performed as a stand-alone play. In it, three characters from Mozart’s Don Giovanni (Don Juan, Dona Ana, and the statue of the Commendatore, Dona Ana’s father) meet in Hell and, joined by the Devil, have a philosophical debate on a variety of subjects, including Heaven and Hell, men, women and marriage. In the end, they all decide where they will spend eternity.
By: Bernard Shaw (1856-1950)
|An Unsocial Socialist|
|The Miraculous Revenge Little Blue Book #215|
By: Charles King
The Daughter of the Sioux,
Charles King (1844 – 1933) was a United States soldier and a distinguished writer. He was the son of Civil War general Rufus King and great grandson of Rufus King, one of the signers of the Declaration of Independence. He graduated from West point in 1866 and served in the Army during the Indian Wars under George Crook. He was wounded in the arm forcing his retirement from the regular army. During this time he became acquainted with Buffalo Bill Cody. King would later write scripts for several of Cody’s silent films...
|An Apache Princess A Tale of the Indian Frontier|
|Sunset Pass or Running the Gauntlet Through Apache Land|
|Tonio, Son of the Sierras A Story of the Apache War|
|To The Front A Sequel to Cadet Days|
|A Wounded Name|
|Foes in Ambush|
By: Charles King (1844-1933)
Starlight Ranch And Other Stories Of Army Life On The Frontier
Five stories of Army life in the mid to late 19th century. Charles King (1844 – 1933) was a United States soldier and a distinguished writer. He wrote and edited over 60 books and novels. Among his list of titles are Campaigning with Crook, Fort Frayne, Under Fire and Daughter of the Sioux.
By: Charles King (1844-1933)
|Found in the Philippines The Story of a Woman's Letters|
|A Tame Surrender, A Story of The Chicago Strike|
|Lanier of the Cavalry or, A Week's Arrest|
|From the Ranks|
By: Owen Wister (1860-1938)
Ostensibly a love story, the novel really revolves around a highly mythologized version of the Johnson County War in 1890’s Wyoming … The novel takes the side of the large ranchers, and depicts the lynchings as frontier justice, meted out by the protagonist, who is a member of a natural aristocracy among men.
Red Men and White
These eight stories are made from our Western Frontier as it was in a past as near as yesterday and almost as by-gone as the Revolution; so swiftly do we proceed. They belong to each other in a kinship of life and manners, and a little through the nearer tie of having here and there a character in common. Thus they resemble faintly the separate parts of a whole, and gain, perhaps, something of the invaluable weight of length; and they have been received by my closest friends with suspicion. ...When...
Philosophy 4: A Story of Harvard University
Owen Wister's wry humor enlivens this comedic story of three sophomores during exam week at Harvard.
Lin McLean is an unaffected, attractive young cowboy in the Wyoming territory before statehood. This book is various stories in his life.
The Jimmyjohn Boss and Other Stories
This is the fifth published book of Owen Wister, author of the archetypical Western novel, The Virginian. Published in 1900, it comprises eight Western short stories.
Augustus visits King's Port, South Carolina, at the request of his Aunt Carola, and at her expense. She wants him to research geneaologies and records to find proof that he is descended from royalty so that he can join her exclusive club, the Colonial Society. While there, he becomes involved in a love affair between John Mayrant and Eliza La Heu.