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'Moon-Face' and Other Stories
'Moon-Face' and Other Stories
24 February 2021 - 22:00
Sented by Sarah Gerdes

Jack London was one of the most prolific American writers of the early 20th century, and remains one of the most beloved, but while his novels have remained continuously in print for a century, his short stories have been much harder to find.

The Call of the Wild
The Call of the Wild
24 February 2021 - 21:00
Sented by Jacob

Unabridged version of Jack London’s break out novel of survival is the essence of the American dream, its longings, and frustrations.  Taste the cold with Buck in the unforgettable adventure of The Call of the Wild.

South Sea Tales
South Sea Tales
24 February 2021 - 20:00
Sented by Emma

South Sea Tales (1911) is a collection of short stories by Jack London set in island communities, like those of Hawaii.

Michael, brother of Jerry
Michael, brother of Jerry
24 February 2021 - 19:00
Sented by Cameron

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.

Hearts of Three
Hearts of Three
24 February 2021 - 18:00
Sented by Jacob

Francis Morgan, a wealthy heir of industrialist and Wall Street maven Richard Henry Morgan, is a jaded young New Yorker.

Children Of The Frost
Children Of The Frost
24 February 2021 - 17:00
Sented by Steve Bark

This is a reproduction of a book published before 1923. This book may have occasional imperfections such as missing or blurred pages, poor pictures, errant marks, etc. that were either part of the original artifact, or were introduced by the scanning process.

Before Adam
Before Adam
24 February 2021 - 16:00
Sented by Christopher

Before Adam is a novel about a boy who dreams he lives the life of an early humanoid Australopithecine. The story offers an early view of human evolution and is told through the eyes of the boy's humanoid alter ego, one of the Cave People.

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood
The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood
24 February 2021 - 15:00
Sented by Sarah Gerdes

This Townsend Library classic has been carefully edited to be more accessible to today's students.

A SON OF THE SUN
A SON OF THE SUN
24 February 2021 - 14:00
Sented by Sarah Gerdes

A SON OF THE SUN By JACK LONDON (Fine Print Edition) - 1912 - The Adventures of Captain David Grief

Fame and Fortune; or, The Progress of Richard Hunter
Fame and Fortune; or, The Progress of Richard Hunter
24 February 2021 - 13:00
Sented by Rebecca

This work has been selected by scholars as being culturally important, and is part of the knowledge base of civilization as we know it. This work was reproduced from the original artifact, and remains as true to the original work as possible. Therefore, you will see the original copyright references, library stamps (as most of these works have been housed in our most important libraries around the world), and other notations in the work.

Otto of the Silver Hand
Otto of the Silver Hand
23 February 2021 - 22:00
Sented by Jacob

A rich and engrossing thread of Romance runs through this tale of the motherless son of a valiant robber baron of Medieval Germany. Young Otto, born into a warring household in an age when lawless chiefs were constantly fighting each other or despoiling the caravans of the merchant burghers, is raised in a monastery only to return to his family's domain and become painfully involved in the blood feud between his father and the rival house of Trutz-Drachen.

Ragged Dick: Or, Street Life In New York With The Boot Blacks
Ragged Dick: Or, Street Life In New York With The Boot Blacks
23 February 2021 - 21:00
Sented by Christopher

“I ain’t knocked round the city streets all my life for nothin’,” proclaims Ragged Dick, the fast-talking boy hero of Horatio Alger’s classic rags-to-riches tale. Dick is a plucky street boy who smokes, gambles, and speaks ungrammatically—but he is also honest and hardworking, striving not for wealth and status, but for a steady job, a decent place to sleep, and respectability.

Typee
Typee
23 February 2021 - 20:00
Sented by Rebecca

Typee is a fast-moving adventure tale, an autobiographical account of the author's Polynesian stay, an examination of the nature of good and evil, and a frank exploration of sensuality and exotic ritual.

Moby-Dick
Moby-Dick
23 February 2021 - 19:00
Sented by Rebecca

First published in 1851, Herman Melville’s masterpiece is, in Elizabeth Hardwick’s words, “the greatest novel in American literature.”

When the World Shook
When the World Shook
23 February 2021 - 18:00
Sented by Luis

When the World Shook - Being an Account of the Great Adventure of Bastin, Bickley and Arbuthnot - by H. Rider Haggard. When the World Shook is a novel by H. Rider Haggard written in 1919. It deals with the adventures of Bastin, Bickley, and Arbuthnot as they travel to the south sea island of Orofenia.

The Wizard
The Wizard
23 February 2021 - 17:00
Sented by Daniel

The Ivory Child
The Ivory Child
23 February 2021 - 16:00
Sented by Emma

Allan Quartermain returns in another adventure! After he finds an illusive and rare orchid from Africa, he returns to England with Mr. Scroope. While he visits Lord Randall, two foreigners come asking for Macumazana -- that is, asking for Allan Quartermain by the name he used umong the Africans.

The Ancient Allan
The Ancient Allan
23 February 2021 - 15:00
Sented by Sarah Gerdes

The Ancient Allan - By H. Rider Haggard – Complete Edition. Classic H. Rider Haggard. Now I, Allan Quatermain, come to the weirdest (with one or two exceptions perhaps) of all the experiences which it has amused me to employ my idle hours in recording here in a strange land, for after all England is strange to me. I grow elderly.

The Ghost Kings
The Ghost Kings
23 February 2021 - 14:00
Sented by Jacob

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 introduced by the digitization process.

Swallow
Swallow
23 February 2021 - 13:00
Sented by Emma

Sir Henry Rider Haggard, known as H. Rider Haggard, was an English writer of adventure novels set in exotic locations, predominantly Africa, and a pioneer of the Lost World literary genre.