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11 A Fighting Man of Mars

by Edgar Rice Burroughs

A Barsoom Story (7)
The tale of Tan Hadron of Hastor, a lowly, poor padwar (a low-ranking officer) who is in love with the beautiful, haughty Sanoma Tora, daughter of Tor Hatan, a minor but rich noble. As he is only a padwar, Sanoma spurns him. Then Sanoma Tora is kidnapped...

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Travel, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 1884| Votes: 44 | Score: 9.14
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12 Around the World in 80 Days

by Jules Verne

It's the year 1872. Phileas Fogg makes a bet that he can travel around the world in 80 days

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Historical, Travel, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 742| Votes: 14 | Score: 9.11
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13 Warlords of Mars

by 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.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Violence, Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 2880| Votes: 152 | Score: 9.04
Size: 304KB | Posted: Concluded:

14 Synthetic Men of Mars

by Edgar Rice Burroughs

A Barsoom Story (9)
Synthetic Men introduces a completely new character as its protagonist: Vor Daj, a warrior from Helium and a member of John Carter's personal guard

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Travel, Science Fiction, Aliens, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 1456| Votes: 28 | Score: 9.04
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15 Moonfleet

by 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.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Novel-Classic
Downloads: 676| Votes: 16 | Score: 9.04
Size: 414KB | Posted:

16 Bones

by Edgar Wallace

It is a time when the major world powers are vying for colonial honors, a time of ju-ju, witch doctors, and an uneasy peace with Bosambo, impressive chief of the Ochori. When Commissioner Sanders goes on leave, the trusty Lieutenant Hamilton takes over administration of the African territories. However, yet again, the trouble-prone Francis Augustus Tibbetts , known as 'Bones', while meaning to assist, only manages to spread his own unique style of innocent and endearing mischief.

Age Rating: Anybody | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Novel-Classic
Downloads: 410| Votes: - | Score: -
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17 The Scarlet Pimpernel

by 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

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Novel-Classic
Downloads: 584| Votes: - | Score: -
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18 The Master Mind of Mars

by Edgar Rice Burroughs

A Barsoom Story (6)
On Mars, Paxton is taken in by elderly mad scientist Ras Thavas, the "Master Mind" of the title, who educates him in the ways of Barsoom and bestows on him the Martian name Vad Varo. Ras has perfected techniques of transplanting brains, which he uses to provide rich elderly Martians with youthful new bodies for a profit. Distrustful of his fellow Martians, he trains Paxton as his assistant to perform the same operation on him.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Science Fiction
Tags: Science Fiction, Aliens, Space, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 1688| Votes: 43 | Score: 8.99
Size: 296KB | Posted: Concluded:

19 The Eight Strokes of the Clock

by Maurice Leblanc

Lupin, under the name of Serge Rénine, trying to conquer the heart of a young lady, travels with her, solving eight mysteries on the way.

Age Rating: Older than 13 | Genre: Mystery
Tags: Romance, Crime, Detective, Novel-Classic
Downloads: 863| Votes: 14 | Score: 8.97
Size: 357KB | Posted:

20 Rupert of Hentzau: From the Memoirs of Fritz Von Tarlenheim

by Anthony Hope

Sequel to "The Prisoner of Zenda" by Anthony Hope: "A man who has lived in the world, marking how every act, although in itself perhaps light and insignificant, may become the source of consequences that spread far and wide, and flow for years or centuries, could scarcely feel secure in reckoning that with the death of the Duke of Strelsau and the restoration of King Rudolf to liberty and his throne, there would end, for good and all, the troubles born of Black Michael's daring conspiracy.

Age Rating: Older than 7 | Genre: Action/Adventure
Tags: Novel-Classic
Downloads: 193| Votes: - | Score: -
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