The Star Rover

The Star Rover Book By Jack London

The Star Rover Book By Jack London: The Star Rover is a novel by American writer Jack London published in 1915 (published in the United Kingdom as The Jacket). It is science fiction, and involves both mysticism and reincarnation. A framing story is told in the first person by Darrell Standing, a university professor serving life imprisonment in San Quentin State Prison for murder. Prison officials try to break his Read more

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

The Scarlet Plague

The Scarlet Plague Book By Jack London

The Scarlet Plague Book By Jack London: The Scarlet Plague is a post-apocalyptic fiction novel written by Jack London and originally published in London Magazine in 1912. The story takes place in 2073, sixty years after an uncontrollable epidemic, the Red Death,[1] has depopulated the planet. James Smith is one of the survivors of the era before the scarlet plague hit and is still left alive in the San Francisco 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

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

The Road

The Road Book By Jack London

The Road Book By Jack London: The Road is an autobiographical memoir by Jack London, first published in 1907. It is London’s account of his experiences as a hobo in the 1890s, during the worst economic depression the United States had experienced up to that time. He describes his experiences hopping freight trains, “holding down” a train when the crew is trying to throw him off, begging for food and 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