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The Trial for Murder
The Trial for Murder Sented by Luis

A Murder in the Family is a British television docudrama, produced by Dragonfly Film and television, that first broadcast on Channel 4 on 21 May 2017.

The Signal-Man
The Signal-Man Sented by Steve Bark

The Signal-Man is a horror story by Charles Dickens, first published as part of the Mugby Junction collection in the 1866 Christmas edition of All the Year Round. The railway signal-man of the title tells the narrator of an apparition that has been haunting him. Each spectral appearance precedes a tragic event on the railway on which the signalman works. The signalman's work is at a signal-box in a deep cutting near a tunnel entrance on a lonely stretch of the railway line, and he controls the movements of passing trains. When there is danger, his fellow signalmen alert him by telegraph and alarms.

The Haunted House
The Haunted House Sented by Musa

Revered as one of the greatest writers in the English language, Charles Dickens is celebrated for his masterful storytelling, comic genius, and remarkably memorable characters. His early novels, such as The Pickwick Papers and The Adventures of Oliver Twist, were originally published in monthly installments, capturing a growing audience that quickly spread from England to America.

The Child's Story
The Child's Story Sented by Musa

The Child's Story was written in the year 1852 by Charles Dickens. This book is one of the most popular novels of Charles Dickens, and has been translated into several other languages around the world. Everyone begins life's journey as a child. From one of the world's most beloved writers comes this memorable parable of life's transitions.

Hunted Down
Hunted Down Sented by Paul

Most of us see some romances in life. In my capacity as Chief Manager of a Life Assurance Office, I think I have within the last thirty years seen more romances than the generality of men, however unpromising the opportunity may, at first sight, seem. As I have retired, and live at my ease, I possess the means that I used to want, of considering what I have seen, at leisure. My experiences have a more remarkable aspect, so reviewed, than they had when they were in progress. I have come home from the Play now, and can recall the scenes of the Drama upon which the curtain has fallen, free from the glare, bewilderment, and bustle of the Theatre.

Dracula’s Guest
Dracula’s Guest Sented by Emma

This anthology is a thorough introduction to classic literature for those who have not yet experienced these literary masterworks.

Dracula
Dracula Sented by Luis

Introduction and Notes by Dr David Rogers, Kingston University 'There he lay looking as if youth had been half-renewed, for the white hair and moustache were changed to dark iron-grey, the cheeks were fuller, and the white skin seemed ruby-red underneath;

The Ant King: and Other Stories

"Rosenbaum's The Ant King and Other Stories contains invisible cities and playful deconstructions of the form. In "Biographical Notes to 'A Discourse on the Nature of Causality, With Air-Planes,' by Benjamin Rosenbaum"—yes, his name is part of the title—the author imagines a world whose technologies and philosophies differ wildly from ours. The result is a commentary on the state of the art that is itself the state of the art."

The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel

Written by Baroness Orczy and first published in 1919, The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel is a sequel book to the classic adventure tale, The Scarlet Pimpernel. The book consists of eleven short stories about Sir Percy Blakeney's exploits in rescuing various aristos and French citizens from the clutches of the guillotine. The stories are set in 1793 but appear in no particular order. They occasionally refer to events in other books in the series.

The Terror
The Terror Sented by Musa

The Terror. Arthur Machen.Arthur Machen (3 March 1863 – 15 December 1947) was a Welsh author and mystic of the 1890s and early 20th century. He is best known for his influential supernatural, fantasy, and horror fiction. His novella The Great God Pan (1890; 1894) has garnered a reputation as a classic of horror, with Stephen King describing it as "Maybe the best [horror story] in the English language."He is also well known for "The Bowmen", a short story that was widely read as fact, creating the legend of the Angels of Mons.We are delighted to publish this classic book as part of our extensive Classic Library collection.

The Return of Sherlock Holmes

'"Holmes!" I cried. "Is it really you? Can it indeed be that you are alive? Is it possible that you succeeded in climbing out of that awful abyss?'.

The Disintegration Machine
The Disintegration Machine Sented by Carlos

The Disintegration Machine is a short story written about Professor Challenger by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.

The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes
The Casebook of Sherlock Holmes Sented by Sarah Gerdes

"His career has been a long one," Arthur Conan Doyle notes of his immortal creation, Sherlock Holmes. Doyle made his observation in the 1920s, when the detective had already been thrilling readers for 40 years, and he modestly attributed his hero's success to "the patience and loyalty of the British public." Nearly a century later, the fictional sleuth continues to captivate imaginations around the world and to inspire modern-day reinterpretations.

His Last Bow
His Last Bow Sented by Musa

The friends of Mr. Sherlock Holmes will be glad to learn that he is still alive and well, though somewhat crippled by occasional attacks of rheumatism. He has, for many years, lived in a small farm upon the downs five miles from Eastbourne, where his time is divided between philosophy and agriculture.

Capture Me
Capture Me Sented by Jacob

He's my enemy... and my assignment.

The Violet Fairy Book
The Violet Fairy Book Sented by Rebecca

The Fairy Books, or "Coloured" Fairy Books is a collection of fairy tales divided into twelve books, each associated with a different colour.

The Red Fairy Book
The Red Fairy Book Sented by Emma

Once upon a time, in the middle of winter when the snowflakes were falling like feathers on the earth, a Queen sat at a window framed in black ebony and sewed. And as she sewed and gazed out to the white landscape, she pricked her finger with the needle, and three drops of blood fell on the snow outside… Andrew Lang began gathering fairy tales in the late nineteenth century with the aim of conserving 'the old stories that have pleased so many generations'.

The Grey Fairy Book
The Grey Fairy Book Sented by Sarah Gerdes

The Grey Fairy Book is a superb collection of classic fairy tales from Andrew Lang that includes some of the best-loved children’s stories of all time including the following: Donkey Skin, The Goblin Pony, An Impossible Enchantment, The Story of Dschemil and Dachemila, Janni and the Draken, and many more.

The Crimson Fairy Book
The Crimson Fairy Book Sented by Musa

“The Crimson Fairy Book”, the eighth in Andrew Lang’s “Coloured” Fairy Book series, was originally published in 1903. This edition contains all 36 of the original stories and all 53 of the original black-and-white illustrations. *** The collections were specifically intended for children, and consequently edited for that end. *** When Andrew began publishing these books there were almost no English fairy tale books in circulation. The series proved of great influence in children’s literature, and inspired a host of imitators. The series also proved to be an inspiration to J.R. Tolken and his Middle-Earth collection of novels. *** This book contains these stories: Lovely Ilonka; Lucky Luck;

The Blue Fairy Book
The Blue Fairy Book Sented by Musa

The Blue Fairy Book, written by legendary author Andrew Lang is widely considered to be one of the greatest books of all time.Classic book of fairy tales including The Bronze Ring, Little Red Riding Hood, Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp, Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, Goldilocks, Rumpelstiltzkin, Sleeping Beauty, Hansel and Gretel, Snow White, and many more.

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