by Lois Lowry
The Giver
The Giver is a 1993 American young adult dystopian novel written by Lois Lowry, set in a society which at first appears to be utopian but is revealed to be dystopian as the story progresses. In the novel, the society has taken away pain and strife by converting to "Sameness", a plan that has also eradicated emotional depth from their lives. In an effort to preserve order, the society also lacks any color, climate, terrain, and a true sense of equality. The protagonist of the story, a 12-year-old boy named Jonas, is selected to inherit the position of Receiver of Memory, the person who stores...

by Frank Richard Stockton
The Lady or The Tiger
  • Fiction
  • 1996
  • Autor: Frank Richard Stockton
A "semi-barbaric" king rules a land sometime in the past. Some of the king's ideas are progressive, but others cause people to suffer. One of the king's innovations is the use of a public trial by ordeal as "an agent of poetic justice", with guilt or innocence decided by the result of chance. A person accused of a crime is brought into a public arena and must choose one of two doors. Behind one door is a lady whom the king has deemed an appropriate match for the accused; behind the other is a fierce, hungry tiger. Both doors are heavily soundproofed to prevent the accused from hearing what is...
Number of pages: ~ 25 pages

by Ralph Ellison
Invisible Man
  • Fiction
  • 1952
  • Autor: Ralph Ellison
Invisible Man is a novel by Ralph Ellison, published by Random House in 1952. It addresses many of the social and intellectual issues faced by African Americans in the early twentieth century, including black nationalism, the relationship between black identity and Marxism, and the reformist racial policies of Booker T. Washington, as well as issues of individuality and personal identity. Invisible Man won the U.S. National Book Award for Fiction in 1953, making Ellison the first African American writer to win the award. In 1998, the Modern Library ranked Invisible Man 19th on its list of...
Number of pages: ~ 190 pages

by Stephen Crane
Maggie A Girl Of The Streets
  • Fiction
  • 1893
  • Autor: Stephen Crane
Maggie: A Girl of the Streets is an 1893 novella by American author Stephen Crane (1871–1900). The story centers on Maggie, a young girl from the Bowery who is driven to unfortunate circumstances by poverty and solitude. The work was considered risqué by publishers because of its literary realism and strong themes. Crane – who was 22 years old at the time – financed the book's publication himself, although the original 1893 edition was printed under the pseudonym Johnston Smith. After the success of 1895's The Red Badge of Courage, Maggie was reissued in 1896 with considerable changes and...
Number of pages: ~ 112 pages

by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Mosses from an Old Manse
  • Fiction
  • 1996
  • Autor: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Mosses from an Old Manse is Nathaniel Hawthorne’s second story collection, first published in 1846 in two volumes and featuring sketches and tales written over a span of more than twenty years, including such classics as “Young Goodman Brown,” “The Birthmark,” and “Rappaccini’s Daughter.” Herman Melville deemed Hawthorne the American Shakespeare, and Henry James wrote that his early tales possess “the element of simple genius, the quality of imagination. That is the real charm of Hawthorne’s writing—this purity and spontaneity and naturalness of fancy.”...
Number of pages: ~ 513 pages

by Helen Hoang
The Kiss Quotient
“This is such a fun read and it’s also quite original and sexy and sensitive.”—Roxane Gay, New York Times bestselling author “Hoang’s writing bursts from the page.”—Buzzfeed A heartwarming and refreshing debut novel that proves one thing: there’s not enough data in the world to predict what will make your heart tick....
Number of pages: ~ 289 pages

by Dustin Thao
You've Reached Sam
You've Reached Sam by Dustin Thao pdf free download. MARCH 7 11:09 P.M. Don’t bother picking me up anymore. I can walk home. I did walk home. All five miles from the bus station, dragging an overstuffed carry-on with a broken wheel in the middle of the night. Sam kept trying to reach me. Twelve unread messages, seven missed calls, and one voice mail. But I ignored them all and kept walking. Reading these back again, I wish I hadn’t been so angry at him. I wish I had picked up the phone. Maybe then everything would be different....

by Sandra Cisneros
House on Mango Street
  • Fiction
  • 1983
  • Autor: Sandra Cisneros
The House on Mango Street is a 1984 novel by Mexican-American author Sandra Cisneros. Structured as a series of vignettes, it tells the story of Esperanza Cordero, a 12-year-old Chicana girl growing up in the Hispanic quarter of Chicago. Based in part on Cisneros's own experience, the novel follows Esperanza over the span of one year in her life, as she enters adolescence and begins to face the realities of life as a young woman in a poor and patriarchal community. Elements of the Mexican-American culture and themes of social class, race, sexuality, identity, and gender are interwoven...
Number of pages: ~ 124 pages

Act Like a Lady Think Like a Man
Act Like A Lady Think Like A Man pdf free download. We made a living for more than twenty years making people laugh about themselves, about each other, about family, and friends, and, most certainly, about love, sex, and relationships. My humor is always rooted in truth and full of wisdom— the kind that comes from living, watching, learning, and knowing. I’m told my jokes strike chords with people because they can relate to them, especially the ones that explore the dynamics of relationships between men and women....
Number of pages: ~ 242 pages

by Count Zero
Lost Mines of Phandelver
Lost Mines of Phandelver Pdf is made in the light format and readable scan for fans of this adventure & game story. There are 64 pages that tell the story of adventure and how to play the game. Part 1: Goblin Arrows The adventurers are on the road to the town of Phandalin when they stumble into a goblin ambush. They discover that the goblins (who belong to the Cragmaw tribe) have captured their dwarf friend Gundren Rockseeker and his escort, a human warrior named Sildar Hallwinter. The characters must deal with the ambushers and then follow their trail back to the goblins’ hideout. They...
Number of pages: ~ 64 pages

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter
  • Fiction
  • 2017
  • Autor: Erika Sánchez
Perfect Mexican daughters do not go away to college. And they do not move out of their parents’ house after high school graduation. Perfect Mexican daughters never abandon their family. But Julia is not your perfect Mexican daughter. That was Olga’s role. Then a tragic accident on the busiest street in Chicago leaves Olga dead and Julia left behind to reassemble the shattered pieces of her family. And no one seems to acknowledge that Julia is broken, too. Instead, her mother seems to channel her grief into pointing out every possible way Julia has failed. But it’s not long before Julia...
Number of pages: ~ 264 pages

by Wizards RPG Team
Tashas Cauldron of Everything
  • Fiction
  • 2020
  • Autor: Wizards RPG Team
The wizard Tasha, whose incredible works incorporate the spell Tasha’s ugly giggling, has accumulated pieces and weaves of valuable legend during her famous lifetime as a traveler. Her foes wouldn’t need these prized privileged insights dispersed across the multiverse, so in resistance, she has gathered and classified these goodies for the advancement of all. Loaded with extended content for players and Dungeon Masters the same, Tasha’s Cauldron of Everything PDF is an extraordinary expansion to the Player’s Handbook. Prepared in you’ll observe more rule choices for all the person classes in...
Number of pages: ~ 194 pages

by Wizards RPG Team
Fizban Treasury of Dragons
  • Fiction
  • 2021
  • Autor: Wizards RPG Team
Fizban’s Treasury of Dragons PDF is a sourcebook that spotlights winged serpents in the fifth version of the Dungeons and Dragons dream pretending game and was distributed on October 26, 2021. The book changes it up of draconic-themed choices for the two players and Dungeon Masters. Wanna Start Reading This Amazing Role Play Gaming Book Today? Download the Fizban Treasury of Dragon Epub and PDF from below and start reading the book today. Uncovers the tale of the First World and the job Bahamut and Tiamat played in its creation and annihilation. Adds new player character choices, including...
Number of pages: ~ 279 pages

by Kenkou Cross
Monster Girl Encyclopedia
Monster Girl Encyclopedia PDF, Volume 1 is the principal in a progression of profoundly nitty-gritty, delineated books that contains 100 profiles of underhandedly lecherous beast young ladies. Believed by many fans to be the conclusive go-to hotspot for provocative beast young ladies and the universes they possess. Wanna Start Reading This Amazing Book Today? Download Monster Girl Encyclopedia Epub and PDF from below and start reading the book today. Told according to the viewpoint of a meandering beast young lady researcher, these energetically delineated pages show us sexy mythical...

by William Gibson
  • Fiction
  • 2016
  • Autor: William Gibson
The Hugo, Nebula and Philip K. DIck Award-winning novel that defined the Cyberpunk movement. The Matrix is a world within the world, a global consensus - hallucination, the representation of every byte of data in cyberspace . . . Case had been the sharpest data-thief in the business, until vengeful former employees crippled his nervous system. BUt now a new and very mysterious employer recruits him for a last-chance run. THe target: an unthinkably powerful artificial intelligence orbiting Earth in service of the sinister Tessier-Ashpool business clan. WIth a dead man riding shotgun and Molly,...
Number of pages: ~ 320 pages