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

John Barleycorn

John Barleycorn Book By Jack London

John Barleycorn Book By Jack London: John Barleycorn is an autobiographical novel by Jack London dealing with his enjoyment of drinking and struggles with alcoholism. It was published in 1913. The title is taken from the British folksong “John Barleycorn”. The novel’s themes include masculinity and male friendship. London discusses various life experiences he has had with alcohol, and at widely different stages in his life. Key stages are his Read more

Adventure

Adventure Book By Jack London

Adventure Book By Jack London: Adventure is a novel by Jack London released in 1911 by The Macmillan Company. The novel explores the themes of domination of one people over the others, the differences between races, emancipation of women, and the strength of the human spirit, strengthened in a struggle with the nature and society. Adventure Book By Jack London Name Of the Book: Adventure Name Of the Writer:  # Arthur Conan Read more

The Valley of the Moon

The Valley of the Moon Book By Jack London

The Valley of the Moon Book By Jack London: The Valley of the Moon (1913) is a novel by American writer Jack London (as well as the mythic and romantic name for the wine-growing Sonoma Valley of California). The valley where it is set is located north of the San Francisco Bay Area in Sonoma County, California where Jack London was a resident; he built his ranch in Glen Ellen. Read more

The son of the wolf

The son of the wolf Book By Jack London

The son of the wolf Book By Jack London: “Carmen won’t last more than a couple of days.” Mason spat out a chunk of ice and surveyed the poor animal ruefully, then put her foot in his mouth and proceeded to bite out the ice which clustered cruelly between the toes. “I never saw a dog with a highfalutin’ name that ever was worth a rap,” he said, as he Read more

The Cruise of the Snark

The Cruise of the Snark Book By Jack London

The Cruise of the Snark Book By Jack London: The Cruise of the Snark (1911) is a non-fictional, illustrated book by Jack London chronicling his sailing adventure in 1907 across the south Pacific in his ketch the Snark. Accompanying London on this voyage was his wife Charmian London and a small crew. London taught himself celestial navigation and the basics of sailing and of boats during the course of this Read more

Hearts of Three

Hearts of Three Book By Jack London

Hearts of Three Book By Jack London: Hearts of Three is an adventure novel by Jack London. The novel was finished right before the writer’s death and released in 1919–1920 in the New York Journal. The novel was written in cooperation with Charles Goddard. Young descendant of the pirate Henry Morgan, who left him a rich heritage, wants to find the treasure of his ancestor. On the way, he meets Read more

Martin Eden

Martin Eden Book By Jack London

Martin Eden Book By Jack London: Martin Eden is a 1909 novel by American author Jack London about a young proletarian autodidact struggling to become a writer. It was first serialized in The Pacific Monthly magazine from September 1908 to September 1909 and published in book form by Macmillan in September 1909. Eden represents writers’ frustration with publishers by speculating that when he mails off a manuscript, a “cunning arrangement Read more

White fang

White fang Book By Jack London

White fang Book By Jack London: White Fang is a novel by American author Jack London (1876–1916) — and the name of the book’s eponymous character, a wild wolfdog. First serialized in Outing magazine, it was published in 1906. The story details White Fang’s journey to domestication in Yukon Territory and the Northwest Territories during the 1890s Klondike Gold Rush. It is a companion novel (and a thematic mirror) to Read more

The Call of the Wild

The Call of the Wild Book By Jack London

The Call of the Wild Book By Jack London: The Call of the Wild is a short adventure novel by Jack London, published in 1903 and set in Yukon, Canada, during the 1890s Klondike Gold Rush, when strong sled dogs were in high demand. The central character of the novel is a dog named Buck. The story opens at a ranch in Santa Clara Valley, California, when Buck is stolen Read more