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Novel-Classic Stories

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  Title Author Description Size Dnlds Votes Score
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Fantasy
Lewis Carroll A young girl named Alice has many zany adventures with her friends in a magical world on the other side of her looking glass.
Tags: Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Anybody
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143 KB 353 - -
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Wuthering Heights
Romance
Emily Brontë Weahtering Heights follows the life of Heathcliff, a mysterious gypsy-like person, from childhood (about seven years old) to his death in his late thirties. Heathcliff rises in his adopted family and then is reduced to the status of a servant, running away when the young woman he loves decides to marry another. He returns later, rich and educated and sets about gaining his revenge on the two families that he believed ruined his life.
Tags: Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 7
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631 KB 456 - -
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The Prince and the Pauper
Fantasy
Mark Twain Set in 1547, it's the story of two boys who are identical in appearance: Tom Canty, a pauper who lives in Offal Court in London; and Prince Edward, son of King Henry VIII. Tom Canty and Prince Edward,meet, and as a jest, switch clothes. The Prince leaves the palace and fares poorly in London, Meanwhile the court and the King insist that Tom is the true prince gone mad. After the death of the King, Edward interrupts Tom's coronation and the boys explain, and Edward is crowned King of England
Tags: Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Anybody
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363 KB 595 6 9.40
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The Teeth of the Tiger
Mystery
Maurice Leblanc Arsène Lupin's toughest case. He tries to solve a case where people are getting poisoned
Tags: Crime, Detective, Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 13
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715 KB 1141 26 9.31
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A Princess of Mars
Science Fiction
Edgar Rice Burroughs A Barsoom Story (1)
John Carter, a Confederate veteran of the American Civil War, goes prospecting in Arizona immediately after the war's end. Having struck a rich vein of gold, he runs afoul of the Apaches. While attempting to evade pursuit by hiding in a sacred cave, he is mysteriously transported to Mars, called "Barsoom" by its inhabitants. Carter finds that he has great strength and superhuman agility in this new environment as a result of its lesser gravity.
Tags: Romance, Violence, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Alternate Universe, Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 7
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355 KB 7579 256 9.26
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The Count of Monte Cristo
Action/Adventure
Alexandre Dumas Wrongfully accused of treason, a man spends long years in prison where he meets another prisoner digging a tunnel to escape. This meeting leads to his escape and indescribable riches which he uses to exact revenges on those who robbed him of everything he had
Tags: Drama, Pirates, Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 13
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2564 KB 4508 38 9.25
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Warlords of Mars
Science Fiction
Edgar Rice Burroughs A Barsoom Story (3)
John Carter discovers that a First Born knows the secret of the Temple of the Sun and he and the Holy Hekkador Matai Shang want to rescue the Holy Thern's daughter, who is imprisoned with Dejah Thoris and another Barsoomian princess, Thuvia of Ptarth. John Carter follows them in the hope of liberating his beloved wife.
Tags: Violence, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 7
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304 KB 2601 142 9.18
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Moonfleet
Action/Adventure
John Meade Falkner A tale of smuggling set among the cliffs, caves, and downs of Dorset. What will be the outcome of the conflict between smugglers and revenue men? How can the hero, John Trenchard, discover the secret of Colonel John Mohune's treasure? As the book progresses these two interwoven themes resolve themselves into a third and richer one, with the friendship and suffering of both John Trenchard and the craggy, taciturn Elzevir Block.
Tags: Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 7
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414 KB 372 10 9.17
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The Mysterious Island
Science Fiction
Jules Verne Five Prisoners of war escape by hijacking a balloon and end up on an uncharted island where they find weird things
Tags: Mystery, Travel, Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 7
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1090 KB 1713 33 9.07
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The Scarlet Pimpernel
Action/Adventure
Baroness Orczy Armed with only his wits and his cunning, one man recklessly defies the French revolutionaries and rescues scores of innocent men, women, and children from the deadly guillotine. His friends and foes know him only as the Scarlet Pimpernel. But the ruthless French agent Chauve
Tags: Novel-Classic
Age Rating: Older than 7
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475 KB 394 - -