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Wuthering Heights

Swiss Family Robinson

 

Classic family adventure that tells of a family's struggle for survival after being shipwrecked on a desert island. 

Paradise Lost by John Milton

Paradise Lost is the classic, epic poem that tells the story of the fall of man!

Moby Dick

Classic tale of a man's obsessive journey to destroy a whale and in doing so almost destroys himself. 

Little Women

 

Classic family story by Louisa May Alcott. 

Heidi

Unassuming in plot and style, "Heidi" may none the less lay claim to rank as a world classic.

The Last of the Mohicans

Classic Adventure!

Madame Bovary

Madame Bovary is the classic tale of Emma Bovary, a lonely, unhappy, married woman. 

In her attempt to escape the mundane routine of her everyday life, she carries out a series of desperate acts including adultery………

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Mark Twain's classic novel, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, is about a teenaged boy who is floating down the Mississippi River on a raft with Jim. 

Les Miserables

So long as there shall exist, by virtue of law and custom, decrees of damnation pronounced by society, artificially creating hells amid the civilization of earth, and adding the element of human fate to divine destiny; so long as the three great problems of the century—the degradation of man through pauperism, the corruption of woman through hunger, the crippling of children through lack of light—are unsolved; so long as social asphyxia is possible in any part of the world;—in other words, and with a still wider significance, so long as ignorance and poverty exist on earth, books of the nature of Les Misérables cannot fail to be of use.

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