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Oliver Twist by Charles Dickens
Dickens, the master of descriptive narrative, conjures a grim and compelling view of Victorian London's underside. [More]
1800'sSecondary
& Adult
Literature
A Tale of Two Cities by Charles Dickens
Pre-revolutionary France is the turbulent setting of this uncharacteristic Dickens novel. Lacking a primary central character, London and Paris are the real protagonists. [More]
Discovery/
Colonial
Secondary
& Adult
Literature
The Aeneid by Virgil
The adventures of Aeneas, who flees the ashes of Troy to embark upon a tortuous course that brings him to Italy and fulfills his destiny as founder of the Roman people. [More]
Classical
500BC-600AD
Secondary
& Adult
Literature
The Federalist Papers by Madison and Hamilton
From the pens of America's founders, read the motivation and purpose of the Constitution. Enjoy the wisdom and brilliance of these great statesmen. [More]
Discovery/
Colonial
Secondary
& Adult
Philosophy &
Religion
The Scarlet Letter by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Set in the harsh Puritan community of seventeenth-century Massachusetts, this tale of an adulterous entanglement resulting in an... [More]
Discovery/
Colonial
Secondary
& Adult
Literature
To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee
Set in Alabama during the Depression; follows three years in the life of 8-year-old Scout Finch. A tough, tender novel of race, class, justice, and the pain of growing up. [More]
Modern
1900-present
Secondary
& Adult
Literature
Cleopatra by Diane Stanley
Legendary leaders risked their kingdoms to win Cleopatra, Queen of Egypt. A timeless story of love, war, and ambition, this pictorial biography is sure to entertain and educate. [More]
Classical
500BC-600AD
ElemBiography
Journal by John Wesley
Hendrickson Classic Biographies presents a one-volume abridgement of Wesley's multi-volume journals. The Heart of John Wesley's Journal... [More]
Discovery/
Colonial
Secondary
& Adult
Biography
Essays by Samuel Johnson
With his wit, eloquence, and shrewd perception of contemporary morals, Samuel Johnson was the most versatile writer of the English... [More]
Discovery/
Colonial
Secondary
& Adult
General
The Magna Charta by James Daugherty
It was Ben Franklin who coined the phrase, "Rebellion to tyrants is obedience to God," and if any historical drama fulfills that maxim, it... [More]
Middle Ages
600-1300
ElemGeneral
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