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The Dunwich Horror

2 · 2 Ratings · 644 Downloads
In this supremely creepy story from horror master H.P. Lovecraft, an unspeakable horror is unleashed upon the quaint burg of Dunwich, Massachusetts in the form of a young boy named...

Four Weird Tales

0 · 0 Ratings · 593 Downloads
Algernon Blackwood played a major role in developing and refining the genre known as 'weird' horror fiction. Concerned with the mystical, mysterious, and uncanny, weird horror writ...

Tales of Terror and Mystery

4.6 · 1496 Ratings · 398 Downloads
This volume presents some of Conan Doyle’s unduly neglected masterworks. Each begins in a quietly factual way, making all the more dramatic the crescendo of fear and puzzlement t...

The Vampyre; a Tale

4.8 · 1462 Ratings · 662 Downloads
Varla Ventura, fan favorite on Huffington Post’s Weird News, frequent guest on Coast to Coast, and bestselling author of The Book of the Bizarre and Beyond Bizarre, introduces a ...

Andersen's Fairy Tales

3.5 · 1044 Ratings · 1178 Downloads
Hans Christian Andersen is the best-loved of all tellers of fairy tales.This collection of over forty of Andersen’s most popular stories includes The Mermaid, The Real Princess, ...

The Canterbury Tales, and Other Poems

3.5 · 930 Ratings · 1025 Downloads
About this book: Geoffey Chaucer (c.1340-1400) was one of the finest storytellers in the English language, as well as being a great poet and an accomplished prose writer. The Cante...

Grimms' Fairy Tales

5 · 209 Ratings · 5483 Downloads
‘Once upon a time...’ Once upon a time there was a book, and inside the book were princes who had been turned into frogs or ferocious beasts, princesses so beautiful they aston...

The Happy Prince, and Other Tales

4.9 · 1019 Ratings · 780 Downloads
This captivating collection contains all 9 of Wilde's charming, sensitive stories for young readers. Included are "The Happy Prince," "The Selfish Giant," "The Star-Child," "The Ni...

Indian Fairy Tales

4.8 · 530 Ratings · 713 Downloads
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections int...

Japanese Fairy Tales

3.5 · 473 Ratings · 700 Downloads
Yei Theodora Ozaki was an early 20th-century translator of Japanese short stories and fairy tales. Her translations were fairly liberal but have been popular, and were reprinted se...

Irish Fairy Tales

4 · 883 Ratings · 657 Downloads
A collection of ten traditional tales of Irish heroes, kings, soldiers, magicians, poets, and madmen....

Southern Horrors: Lynch Law in All Its Phases

4.5 · 495 Ratings · 341 Downloads
Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optim...

American Fairy Tales

4.7 · 900 Ratings · 481 Downloads
American Fairy Tales Lyman Frank Baum American Fairy Tales is the title of a collection of twelve fantasy stories by L. Frank Baum, published in 1901 by the George M. Hill Company,...

Cautionary Tales for Children

3.5 · 4 Ratings · 461 Downloads
One of Hilaire Belloc's most famous works, "Cautionary Tales for Children" satirizes a genre of admonitory children's literature popular in England in the late 18th and 19th centur...

The Fairy Tales of Charles Perrault

0 · 0 Ratings · 438 Downloads
Charles Perrault must have been as charming a fellow as a man could meet. He was one of the best-liked personages of his own great age, and he has remained ever since a prime favou...

Tales of the Jazz Age

4.6 · 1305 Ratings · 424 Downloads
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections int...

Indian Tales

4.3 · 463 Ratings · 240 Downloads
His name was Charlie Mears; he was the only son of his mother who was a widow, and he lived in the north of London, coming into the City every day to work in a bank. He was twenty ...

A Tale of Two Cities

4 · 161 Ratings · 7276 Downloads
"It was the best of times, it was the worst of times." Charles Dickens' classic novel tells the story of two Englishmen--degenerate lawyer Sydney Carton and aristocrat Charles Darn...

The Tale of Peter Rabbit

5 · 1868 Ratings · 1135 Downloads
The Tale of Peter Rabbit The Tale of Peter Rabbit is a British children's book written and illustrated by Beatrix Potter that follows mischievous and disobedient young Peter Rabbit...

The Complete Fairy Tales and Stories

5 · 1 Ratings · 354 Downloads
This definitive collection of work from Hans Christian Andersen—one of the immortals of world literature—not only includes his own notes to his stories but is the only version ...

English Fairy Tales

4.5 · 570 Ratings · 312 Downloads
The first compilation of the full first-edition texts of the classic fairy tale collections by Joseph Jacobs, with Jacobs' original prefaces and annotations. * Reprints Jacobs' ori...

What Men Live By, and Other Tales

4.5 · 1289 Ratings · 339 Downloads
Settle in with a collection of tales from the pen of one of the world's most acclaimed authors, Leo Tolstoy. The stories brought together in What Men Live By and Other Tales tackle...

The Piazza Tales, Is a Collection of Six Short Stories by American Writer Herman

0 · 0 Ratings · 627 Downloads
Included in this Herman Melville collection are six tales that range considerably -- from "The Encantadas" (an allegorical travelogue) to the haunting "Bartleby, the Scrivener." Op...

Jungle Tales of Tarzan

4.2 · 632 Ratings · 230 Downloads
Just to have seen him there, lolling upon the swaying bough of the jungle-forest giant, his brown skin mottled by the brilliant equatorial sunlight which percolated through the lea...

Dead Men Tell No Tales

4.2 · 601 Ratings · 221 Downloads
An English author who gained fame with a series of novels about a raffish but lovable thief named Arthur J. Raffles, Ernest William Hornung also tried his hand at mystery and detec...

Twice Told Tales

4.2 · 674 Ratings · 221 Downloads
This is a pre-1923 historical reproduction that was curated for quality. Quality assurance was conducted on each of these books in an attempt to remove books with imperfections int...

Taras Bulba, and Other Tales

4.1 · 671 Ratings · 210 Downloads
INTRODUCTION Russian literature, so full of enigmas, contains no greater creative mystery than Nikolai Vasil'evich Gogol (1809-1852), who has done for the Russian novel and Russian...

Plain Tales from the Hills

4 · 474 Ratings · 200 Downloads
Set and published during the time of the British Raj, a time of subalterns and tea planters, the 40 stories in "Plain Tales From The Hills" are played out under an unforgiving sun,...

Legends, Tales and Poems

4.1 · 998 Ratings · 200 Downloads
Spain's great 19th-century lyric poet is best known for these two works: Rhymes, a suite of 66 melancholy poems, and the 6 tales of Legends, romantic portrayals of everyday events....