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  • A Country Doctor

    series Modern Library Torchbearers
    **A forgotten nineteenth-century classic novel about a young woman torn between her passion for medicine and what society expects of her.“Perfection . . . beautiful and delicate work.”—Willa Cather**Bright, vivacious, and “wild as a hawk,” Nan Prince is an orphan adopted by the local general practitioner, Dr. Leslie. A loving but unconventional father, Dr. Leslie encourages Nan’s curiosity and her ... Read more

    $7.99 USD

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  • The Tory Lover

    Roger Wallingford, a gentleman of Tory ancestry, joins the Patriots' cause because of his love for the beautiful Mary Hamilton. Mary insists that Captain Paul Jones, a fellow of her brother, give a commission to Wallingford. Unfortunately, a shady shipmate plots to have Wallingford arrested for treason and abandonment, and Wallingford disappears. Mary believes that the charges are wrong and sets ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Thanksgiving Stories

    Collection of 40+ Tales

    It's that time of the year again when families get together to celebrate, laugh, enjoy, and bond over yummy food! So, come along with us and relish the magic of these Thanksgiving classics for a wholesome holiday mood:_x000D_ An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving (Louisa May Alcott)_x000D_ Aunt Susanna's Thanksgiving Dinner (Lucy Maud Montgomery)_x000D_ The Genesis of the Doughnut Club (Lucy Maud ... Read more

    $2.99 USD

  • The Thanksgiving Storybook

    Over 60 Holiday Tales & Poems

    Enjoy this meticulously edited collection, dedicated to the holiday of gratefulness and forgiveness:_x000D_ An Old-Fashioned Thanksgiving (Louisa May Alcott)_x000D_ Aunt Susanna's Thanksgiving Dinner (Lucy Maud Montgomery)_x000D_ The Genesis of the Doughnut Club (Lucy Maud Montgomery)_x000D_ Two Thanksgiving Day Gentlemen (O. Henry)_x000D_ The Purple Dress (O. Henry)_x000D_ An English Dinner of ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • Audiobook

    The Country Of The Pointed Firs (Unabridged)

    Narrated by AI Marcus ...

    Unabridged

    4 hours

    Please note: This audiobook has been created using AI voice. The Country of the Pointed Firs was first published in serial form in 1896 in The Atlantic, then later expanded into a novel. The narrator, like Jewett, is a middleaged female writer. She goes to the fictional coastal town of Dunnet Landing in Maine to find time and space to write. There she meets its residents, including her landlady, ... Read more

    $2.99 USD or free with audiobook trial

  • Anthology of Classic Short Stories. Vol. 9 (Summer Tales)

    The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield, The Piece of String by Guy de Maupassant, The Enchanted Bluff by Willa Cather and others

    In this collection of classic short stories readers will encounter some of the finest writing in world literature:Contents:Byezhin Prairie by Ivan TurgenevThe Enchanted Bluff by Willa CatherThe Garden Party by Katherine MansfieldA White Heron by Sarah Orne JewettThe Rocking-Horse Winner by D. H. LawrenceGooseberries by Anton ChekhovHow Much Land Does a Man Need? by Leo TolstoyThe Sheriff's ... Read more

    $1.99 USD

  • A White Heron

    First published by in 1886, "A White Heron" became the title story in her collection A White Heron and Other Stories. It follows a young city girl named Sylvia who comes to live with her grandmother in the country. She meets a young ornithologist seeking a rare bird that he recently saw in the area. Should Sylvia tell him she saw the bird? She discovers her passion for the countryside and its ... Read more

    $0.99 USD

  • The Life of Nancy

    series Mint Editions—Reading With Pride
    With eleven short stories, Sarah Orne Jewett’s The Life of Nancy is a serene and heart-touching collection of 19th century fiction. In A War Debt, Tom Burton finds himself stuck in Boston, as he is the primary caretaker of his grandmother. Though he has long given up the dream of a vacation, he is forced to a long trip to Virgina when his grandmother admits guilt over possessing an item stolen ... Read more

    $8.69 USD

  • The Country of the Pointed Firs

    series Mint Editions—Reading With Pride
    A writer travels to a fishing village to complete her book and becomes close friends with many residents including her popular housemate, Mrs. Almira Todd. Throughout her stay, the writer is inundated with personal stories from her colorful neighbors. In The Country of the Pointed Firs, a Boston native travels to a small Maine town called Dunnet Landing. She finds room and board with an older ... Read more

    $6.29 USD

  • Betty Leicester: A Story for Girls

    series Mint Editions—The Children's Library
    When Mr. Leicester decided his Alaskan trip was too dangerous for his daughter, he encouraged Betty to pick her own location to summer in. Having been to many countries and cities, Betty had to think it over. When she realizes just how much she is going to miss her father, Betty finds her answer. If she cannot spend the summer with her father, she will spend it with extended family. After years of ... Read more

    $8.09 USD

  • Strangers and Wayfarers

    series Mint Editions—Reading With Pride
    Featuring eleven short works of fiction, Sarah Orne Jewett’s Strangers and Wayfarers invokes sentiment and nostalgia. The opening story, A Winter Courtship, depicts the budding relationship between a wagon driver, Jefferson Briley, and a passenger, Fanny Tobin. Despite their opposing personalities, Fanny and Jefferson enjoy each other’s company as they transition from coy flirting to seriously ... Read more

    $8.09 USD

  • The Tory Lover

    series Mint Editions—Reading With Pride
    As the Revolutionary War progressed, tensions and resentments ran high with the promise of lasting long after the surrender. Amid this chaos, the daily lives of citizens and soldiers were changed, often characterized by the polarizing political beliefs they held. Amid this disarray, a wealthy merchant, Col. Johnanthan Hamilton, welcomes Captain John Paul Jones to dinner in his lavish home in ... Read more

    $8.69 USD