Subject for April, 2020
The Masque of the Red Death
“The Masque of the Red Death”, originally published as “The Mask of the Red Death: A Fantasy”, is a short story by American writer Edgar Allan Poe, first...
Tags: American, Allan Poe, Horror, Gothic, Short Stories
The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde
Subject: Science Fiction
Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde is a gothic novella by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, first published in 1886. The work is also known as The Strange Case of Jekyl...
Tags: England, Horror, Mystery, Gothic, Science Fiction
The Works of Edgar Allan Poe, The Raven Edition
Edgar Allan Poe was a master of tales of the mysterious and macabre. From the eerie incantations of “The Raven” to the persistent fright of “The Tell-Tale Heart,” his stories an...
Tags: Classics, Horror, Poetry, Short Stories, Fiction
A Journal of the Plague Year
A Journal of the Plague Year is a novel by Daniel Defoe, first published in March 1722. This novel is an account of one man’s experiences of the year 1665, in which the Gr...
Tags: England, Daniel Defoe, Classics, Autobiography, Health
The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Comedy for Serious People
The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People is a play by Oscar Wilde. First performed on 14 February 1895 at the St James’s Theatre in London, it ...
Ion: The Dialogues of Plato
In Plato’s Ion (/ˈaɪɒn/; Greek: Ἴων) Socrates discusses with the titular character, a professional rhapsode who also lectures on Homer, the question of whether the rhapsod...
Tags: Greek, Plato, Philosophy
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (commonly shortened to Alice in Wonderland) is an 1865 novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis ...
Tags: Classics, United Kingdom, Childrens, Adventure, Young Adult
Pride and Prejudice
Pride and Prejudice is a romantic novel of manners written by Jane Austen in 1813. The novel follows the character development of Elizabeth Bennet, the dynamic protagonist of th...
Tags: Classics, Fiction, Historical, Literature, Romance
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn) is a novel by Mark Twain, first published in the United Kingdom in December 1884 and in the United States in February 1885. Commonly named am...
Tags: American, Childrens, Adventure, Young Adult