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George Orwell
Narim Bender George Orwell

Quiz & Trivia

  • English
  • 3030 Words
  • Ages 0 and up
  • 189
  • 0

Are you the smart enough? Do you know the answers to these questions:

Who was George Orwell? Why did George Orwell start writing? What is the primary, most significant, occupation and source of livelihood of George Orwell? What best describes the plot of George Orwell's... Read more...

Keywords: George Orwell, trivia, quiz

$0.99

Discover Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland
Angela Youngman Discover Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland

The writer, the stories, the places

  • English
  • 12490 Words
  • Ages 10 and up
  • 188
  • 0

Alice in Wonderland has become a byword for the unreal and highly imaginative. It has inspired children, artists, writers, film producers and musicians worldwide. This quintessentially English story has gained global eminence. It is a perennial favourite popular across a... Read more...

Keywords: Alice in Wonderland, Lewis Carroll, Cheshire Cat, White Rabbit, Mad Hatter Oxford, Alice Liddell, Charles Dodson

$4.49

Mark Twain
Daniel Coenn Mark Twain

His Words

  • English
  • 5598 Words
  • Ages 14 and up
  • 187
  • 0

This book is a collection of 233 quotes and aphorisms of Mark Twain:

“Writing is easy. All you have to do is cross out the wrong words.” “The human race has only one really effective weapon and that is laughter.” “The lack of money is the root of all evil.” “It's not th... Read more...

Keywords: Mark Twain, quotes

$0.99

Plato
Daniel Coenn Plato

His Words

  • English
  • 9400 Words
  • Ages 14 and up
  • 185
  • 1

This book is a collection of 225 fundamental quotes and aphorisms of Plato:

“I am the wisest man alive, for I know one thing, and that is that I know nothing.” “Ideas are the source of all things” “If women are expected to do the same work as men, we must teach them th... Read more...

Keywords: Plato, Quotes

$0.99

Mary Queen of Scots
Jacob Abbott Mary Queen of Scots
  • English
  • 51705 Words
  • Ages 0 and up
  • 182
  • 2

Mary, Queen of Scots (1542 – 1587), also known as Mary Stuart or Mary I of Scotland, was queen of Scotland from 1542 to 1567 and queen consort of France from 1559 to 1560. Mary, the only surviving legitimate child of King James V of Scotland. She spent most of her childhood... Read more...

Keywords: mary queen of scots, biography, jacob abbott, history, royal biography, english history, the british empire, bio

$2.99

Schopenhauer
Daniel Coenn Schopenhauer

His Words

  • English
  • 8554 Words
  • Ages 16 and up
  • 182
  • 0

This book is a collection of 172 fundamental quotes and aphorisms of Arthur Schopenhauer:

“Life without pain has no meaning.” “The world is my idea.” “Truth is most beautiful undraped.” “Truth is no prostitute that throws herself away upon those who do not desire her;... Read more...

Keywords: Arthur Schopenhauer, Quotes

$0.99

Charles Dickens
Daniel Coenn Charles Dickens

His Words

  • English
  • 5331 Words
  • Ages 14 and up
  • 182
  • 1

This book is a collection of 134 fundamental quotes and aphorisms of Charles Dickens:

“Keep yourself to yourself.” “A day wasted on others is not wasted on one's self.” “Charity begins at home, and justice begins next door.” “Have a heart that never hardens, and a tempe... Read more...

Keywords: Charles Dickens, quotes

$0.99

The Confessions of Rousseau
Jean Jacques Rousseau The Confessions of Rousseau
  • English
  • 272802 Words
  • Ages 12 and up
  • 181
  • 2

The Confessions of Jean Jacques Rousseau is notable as one of the first major autobiographies. Prior to his writing the Confessions, the two great autobiographies were Augustine's own Confessions and Saint Teresa's Life of Herself. Both of these works, however, focused on t... Read more...

Keywords: the confessions of, jean jacques rousseau, autobiography, memoirs, romanticism, philosophy, french literature

$2.99

Charles Darwin
Daniel Coenn Charles Darwin

His Words

  • English
  • 5620 Words
  • Ages 10 and up
  • 180
  • 0

This book is a collection of 105 fundamental quotes and aphorisms of Charles Darwin:

“I am not apt to follow blindly the lead of other men” “Intelligence is based on how efficient a species became at doing the things they need to survive.” “A scientific man ought to hav... Read more...

Keywords: Charles Darwin, quotes

$0.99

Almost
Geoffrey Peyton Almost

Accepting Cancer

  • English
  • 26454 Words
  • Ages 12 and up
  • 178
  • 0

   When i was diagnosed with cancer in March 2015 i realised that i wasn't the invincible person that I honestly believed that I was. I selfishly believed that i was immune to getting cancer, purely because it isn't an hereditary thing in my family. But when reality finally... Read more...

Keywords: Biography, humour, medical

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