H. G. Wells - Men Like GodsIn the summer of 1921, a disenchanted journalist escapes the rat race for a drive in the country. But Mr. Barnstaple's trip exceeds his expectations when he and other motorists are swept 3,000 years into the future....
8 hours 35 minutes
Poul William Anderson - Golden Slave100 B.C. The Cimbrian hordes galloped across the dawn of history and clashed in screaming battle against the mighty Roman legions. Led by their chief, Boierik, and his son, Eodan, the hungry and homeless pagan...
7 hours 35 minutes
Catherine Carswell - Open The DoorThis award-winning book tells the coming of age story of Joanna Bannerman. Considered largely autobiographical, it shows Joanna with all her complexities and contradictions, some of which are faced by women almost 100...
16 hours 19 minutes
Wilhelm Meinhold - Mary Schweidler, the Amber WitchWilhelm Meinhold, a Pomeranian priest working on the Island of Usedom, relates the story of Mary Schweidler, the Amber Witch. The author assures us that the story he has to tell is based on a manuscript he found in...
7 hours 3 minutes
William Dean Howells - Traveller from AltruriaSet in the early 1890s, at a fashionable summer resort somewhere on the East Coast of the United States, this book tells the story of Mr. Twelvemough, an author who has been selected to function as host to a visitor...
7 hours 36 minutes
Ruth Plumly Thompson - Captain Salt in OzA voyage on the famous Nonestic Ocean! What could be more thrilling than that? We—many of us—have taken trips on the prosaic Atlantic or even Pacific, but have we found a SEA FOREST with flying fish and swimming...
5 hours 2 minutes
Francis Marion Crawford - Witch of Prague: A Fantastic TaleThe Wanderer is looking far and wide for the love of his life, Beatrice. Try as he may, he cannot find her again. Appealing to a witch might help, but instead of using her powers to help the lovers find one another...
14 hours 44 minutes
F. Scott Fitzgerald - Beautiful and DamnedThis 1922 novel by F. Scott Fitzgerald chronicles the life of Anthony Patch, the only heir of millionaire Adam Patch, his grandfather. Anthony is young, handsome and well-educated. He marries the ravishingly beautiful...
14 hours 15 minutes
Charles Godfrey Leland - Songs of the Sea and Lays of the LandThis is a volume of poetry by Charles Godfrey Leland. The first half of this volume is taken up by the Songs of the Sea, with rather romantic songs about seafaring, mermaids, and adventures, and the second half of the...
4 hours 16 minutes