The Steel Flea is an uproarious and alcohol-soaked shaggy-dog story from one of Russia’s great comic masters.
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Серия English Fiction Collection состоит из лучших произведений английских и американских авторов. Читая книгу на языке оригинала, вы не только обогат
When the Knight Bus crashes through the darkness and screeches to a halt in front of him, it’s the start of another far from ordinary year at Hogwarts
В единственном романе Оскара Уайльда причудливо переплелись фантастический сюжет и тонкое знание человеческой психологии, блистательные парадоксы и се
Rebecca is widely regarded as Daphne du Maurier’s finest novel. It tells the story of Manderley — an exquisite house with gardens down to the sea, its
В книгу вошел сокращенный (с сохранением основной сюжетной линии) и упрощенный текст романа английской писательницы Джейн Остин «Гордость и предубежде
Matthew and Manila Cuthberth want a boy from the orphanage to help them on their farm, but the orphanage sends them Anne, a funny little girl with lon
Mary Shelley’s classic work, published when she was just twenty years old, tells the tale of eccentric scientist Victor Frankenstein, who creates a te
St. Petersburg 1917. The capital of the glittering Empire of the Tsars and a city on the brink of revolution where the Secret Police intrigue for thei
Building a snowman brings out Henry’s competitive streak; he sets up his Monstrous Makeovers business to rival Moody Margaret’s Miraculous Makeovers;
From the bestselling author of Alone and The Killing Hour comes a thriller that goes from heartbreaking to heartstopping in the blink of an eye…
Charles Dickens was an English writer and social critic. Our Mutual Friend is Charles Dickens' last novel and one of his most sophisticated works, com
Michael Young is convinced his brilliant history thesis will win him a doctorate, a pleasant academic post, a venerable academic publisher and his bel
Herbert George Wells (1866 — 1946) was an English writer. He was prolific in many genres, writing dozens of novels, short stories, and works of social
John Galsworthy (1867−1933) was an English novelist and playwright. In this final volume of «The Forsyte Chronicles» Galsworthy writes about the lives
No literature can produce a more original writer than Ernst Thcodor Wilhelm Hoffmann (1776−1822), a German Romantic author of fantasy and horror, bett
This Side of Paradise tells the story of Amory Blaine, the only child of wealthy parents, whose journey from adolescence to adulthood follows him from
Arthur Conan Doyle was a British writer best known for his detective fiction featuring the character Sherlock Holmes. His works also include fantasy a
In this classic novel of the 1960s, Ken Kesey’s hero is Randle Patrick McMurphy, a boisterous, brawling, fun-loving rebel who swaggers into the world
В этом сборнике вы найдете рассказы из знаменитого «северного цикла» Джека Лондона. Воля к жизни и несгибаемое упорство позволяли его героям выжить на
Paulo is a young man who wants to be a writer, grows his hair long and goes around the world in search of freedom and the deepest meaning of existence
The world has many great buildings. Find out about the tallest skyscrapers, longest bridges and strongest statues.
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Thor’s hammer is missing again. The thunder god has a disturbing habit of misplacing his weapon — the mightiest force in the Nine Worlds. But this tim
For five hundred years, the survivors of the Great Wars lived peacefully in a valley sanctuary shielded by powerful magic from the dangerous outside w
Includes an Introduction by Anne Perry and a New Afterword by Regina Barreca.
Indisputably the greatest fictional detective of all time, Sherlock Hol
The young women of Nightingale House are there to learn to nurse and comfort the suffering. But when one of the students plays patient in a demonstrat
When the world ends and you find yourself stranded on the wrong side of the country, every second counts.
No one knows this more than Edgar Hill. 550
Three little mice.
Three very different houses.
But which is the happiest home?
A timely tale about discovering true happiness and appreciating all
Some children at The Fairbrother Academy don’t want to learn. They like to push their classmates in the playground and call them bad names. Alice is u
Cody Thurston is working his usual shift at the rough East London pub he calls home. When a group of out-of-towners walk in looking for trouble, Thurs
With an Introduction and Notes by Charles P.C. Pettit Thomas Hardy’s only historical novel, The Trumpet Major is set in Wessex during the Napoleonic W
A Jeeves and Wooster novel Gussie Fink-Nottle's knowledge of the common newt is unparalleled. Drop him in a pond of newts and his behaviour will be ex