Love of Life

Love of Life Book By Jack London

Love of Life Book By Jack London: THEY limped painfully down the bank, and once the foremost of the two men staggered among the rough-strewn rocks. They were tired and weak, and their faces had the drawn expression of patience which comes of hardship long endured. They were heavily burdened with blanket packs which were strapped to their shoulders. Head- straps, passing across the forehead, helped support these packs. Each Read more

Burning Daylight

Burning Daylight Book By Jack London

Burning Daylight Book By Jack London: Burning Daylight is a novel by Jack London, published in 1910, which was one of the best-selling books of that year and it was London’s best-selling book in his lifetime. The novel takes place in the Yukon Territory in 1893. The main character, nicknamed “Burning Daylight” was the most successful entrepreneur of the Alaskan Gold Rush. The story of the main character was partially Read more

Before Adam

Before Adam Book By Jack London

Before Adam Book By Jack London: Before Adam is a novel by Jack London, serialized in 1906 and 1907 in Everybody’s Magazine. It is the story of a man who dreams he lives the life of an early hominid. The story offers an early view of human evolution. The majority of the story is told through the eyes of the man’s hominid alter ego, one of the Cave People. In Read more

The Adventure of the Devil's Foot

The Adventure of the Devil’s Foot Book By Arthur Conan Doyle

The Adventure of the Devil’s Foot Book By Arthur Conan Doyle: “The Adventure of the Devil’s Foot” is one of the 56 Sherlock Holmes short stories written by Arthur Conan Doyle. It is one of eight stories in the cycle collected as His Last Bow. Doyle ranked “The Adventure of the Devil’s Foot” ninth in his list of his twelve favorite Holmes stories. Holmes and Dr. Watson find themselves at Read more

The Doings of Raffles Haw

The Doings of Raffles Haw Book By Arthur Conan Doyle

The Doings of Raffles Haw Book By Arthur Conan Doyle: The Doings of Raffles Haw (1891) is a novel by Scottish author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. A mysterious millionaire, Raffles Haw, comes to reside in Tamfield in Staffordshire. Even before he arrives, people start gossiping about him. As his house is being constructed, people wonder at the number of workers, their speed, and the complete disregard for the amount of Read more

The Maracot Deep

The Maracot Deep Book By Arthur Conan Doyle

The Maracot Deep Book By Arthur Conan Doyle: The Maracot Deep is a short 1929 novel by Arthur Conan Doyle about the discovery of a sunken city of Atlantis by a team of explorers led by Professor Maracot. He is accompanied by Cyrus Headley, a young research zoologist and Bill Scanlan, an expert mechanic working with an iron works in Philadelphia who is in charge of the construction of the Read more

The History of Spiritualism

The History of Spiritualism Book By Arthur Conan Doyle

The History of Spiritualism Book By Arthur Conan Doyle: This work has grown from small disconnected chapters into a narrative which covers in a way the whole history of the Spiritualistic movement. This genesis needs some little explanation. I had written certain studies with no particular ulterior object save to gain myself, and to pass on to others, a clear view of what seemed to me to be important episodes Read more

The Mystery of Cloomber

The Mystery of Cloomber Book By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

The Mystery of Cloomber Book By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle: The Mystery of Cloomber is a novel by the British author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle. It is narrated by John Fothergill West, a Scot who has moved with his family from Edinburgh to Wigtownshire to care for the estate of his father’s half brother, William Farintosh. It was first published in 1888 in the Pall Mall Gazette. Near their residence, Read more

The Stark Munro Letters

The Stark Munro Letters Book By Arthur Conan Doyle

The Stark Munro Letters Book By Arthur Conan Doyle: The Stark Munro Letters is a novel by British author Sir Arthur Conan Doyle first published in 1895 by Longmans, Green & Co. in London, England. As an epistolary novel it takes the form of twelve long letters written by J. Stark Munro between March 1881 and November 1884 and sent to his friend Herbert Swanborough of Lowell, Massachusetts. Stark Munro Read more

Rodney Stone

Rodney Stone Book By Arthur Conan Doyle

Rodney Stone Book By Arthur Conan Doyle: Rodney Stone is a Gothic mystery and boxing novel by Scottish writer Sir Arthur Conan Doyle first published in 1896. The eponymous narrator is a Sussex country boy who is the son of a sailor and wishes to go to sea himself. He is taken to London by his uncle Sir Charles Tregellis, a highly respected gentleman and arbiter of fashion who is Read more