Books Lit2Go ETC

Books Lit2Go ETC

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is a first person narrative told by the title character, Huckleberry Finn, as he accompanies a runaway slave

The Adventures of Jerry Muskrat tells the story of Jerry, a young muskrat, and his adventures in escaping the Farmer and his son,

The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is set in the 1840s in the fictitious town of St. Petersburg, Missouri, where Tom lives with his

Aesops Fables is a collection of tales by the Greek storyteller Aesop. Most of the tales included here were translated and edited by

The Age of Innocence is a 1920 novel by American author Edith Wharton.The story is set in the 1870s, in upper-class, Gilded-Age New

Agnes Grey is Anne Brontes story about a governess, similar to her sisters work Jane Eyre in that both novels explore the social

Alices Adventures in Wonderland is a work of childrens literature by the English mathematician and author, Reverend Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, written under the

American Naturalist: Rambles in Florida

This collection includes fine short stories from American authors including Nathaniel Hawthorne, Washington Irving, andConstance Fenimore Woolson.

Anne of Green Gables is a coming-of-age novel about Anne Shirley, the Cuthberts, and the community of Avonlea on Prince Edward Island.

Around the World in 80 Days (French: Le tour du monde en quatre-vingts jours) is a classic adventure novel by the French writer

At the Dry Tortugas During the

At the Dry Tortugas During the War is an account written by Emily Holder describing her memories of Fort Jefferson.

The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man

James Weldon Johnsons The Autobiography of an Ex-Colored Man is a fictional, tragic tale about a young mulattos coming-of-age in the early 20th

Babbitt is a novel by Sinclair Lewis. Largely a satire of American culture, society, and behavior, it critiques the vacuity of middle-class American

Behind the Scenes Or, Thirty Years a Slave and Four Years in the White Houseis an autobiographical narrative by Elizabeth Keckley. In it

Beowulf, the epic tale of adventure that follows Beowulf as he battles Grendel, Grendels Mother, and later becomes king.Beowulfwas originally written in Old

In Beyond the City, the desire for money and romance drives the characters beyond the typical boundaries of their middle class Victorian lives.

In The Birds Christmas Carol, the arrival of Carol into the Bird family brings joy and sadness throughout the years, but her presence

Black Beauty is a novel told in the first person (or first horse) as an autobiographical memoir told by a highbred horse named

The Blithedale Romanceis the third of the major novels of Nathaniel Hawthorne. Much of the action of the novel is set at Blithedale,

This book is a collection of traditional tales. The collection was assembled by Scottish folklorist Andrew Lang although authorship of the stories is

This book is a collection of traditional tales. The collection was assembled by Scottish folklorist Andrew Lang although authorship of the stories is

The Busy Blue Jay: True Bird

A story about a blue jay named Jakie. This chapter focuses on his mischevious behavior.

Buttercup Gold and Other Stories use nature as metaphors for life, death, growth, and change in order to teach children about life in

The Call of the Wild is a novel by American writer Jack London. The plot concerns a previously domesticated happy dog named Buck,

Canoemates: A Story of the Florida

Canoemates: A Story of the Florida Reef and Everglades is a story about young boys who cruise through the Florida Everglades in search

The Mudville Nines star player is their only hope for winning the game.

The Castle of Otranto is considered the first gothic novel, a genre that loves melodrama, mystery, hidden places, ancestral curses, and fainting s.

The Castles of Athlin and Dunbayne is a Gothic story about the feud between the medieval Scottish Highland clans of Athlin and Dunbayne.

A Childs Garden of Verses: Selected

Included here are selections fromA Childs Garden of Verses, a collection of poetry by Robert Louis Stevenson originally published in 1900.

A Christmas Carol is a Victorian morality tale that focuses on the life of the main character, Ebenezer Scrooge. First published by Charles

Civil Rights and Conflict in the

This collection includes notable speeches from U.S. history concerning slavery, womens rights, racial equality, conflicts with Native Americans, and capital punishment.

Clotel; or, The Presidents Daughter

Clotel; or, The Presidents Daughter is a novel by William Wells Brown (1815 1884), a fugitive from slavery and abolitionist and was

The Colored Cadet at West Point is an autobiographical novel detailing the events leading up to Henry O. Flippers groundbreaking appointment to the

Common Sense is a pamphlet written by Thomas Paine. It was first published anonymously on January 10, 1776, during the American Revolution. Paine

A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthurs

A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthurs Court is a satirical novel that depicts a contemporary American, Hank Morgan, who is transported to medieval

The Count of Monte Cristo is an adventure story that takes place during the historical events of 1815 to 1838. This piece tells

Counting games are common among children in many cultures. This book collects many traditional counting rhymes and other verses that relate to basic

Crime and Punishment focuses on the mental anguish and moral dilemmas of Rodion Romanovich Raskolnikov, an impoverished St. Petersburg ex-student who formulates and

This book is a collection of traditional tales. The collection was assembled by Scottish folklorist Andrew Lang although authorship of the stories is

Curly and Floppy Twistytail, the Funny

Curly and Floppy Twistytail is about the adventures of the two Twistytail pig brothers.

David Copperfield is a novel by Charles Dickens. Like most of his works, it originally appeared in serial form a year earlier. Many

byGeorge William Joseph Stock, M.A.

The Three Fundamental Laws of Thought. (1) The Law of Identity-- Whatever is, is; or, in a more precise form, Every A is

A Defence of Free-Thinking in Mathematics

An essay/argument for Sir Isaac Newton and the authors mathematical beliefs and philosophies.The full title is A Defence of Free-Thinking in Mathematics: In

This book collects five short works by Charles Dickens. Although the stories were not necessarily based on a Christmas theme, Dickens annual Christmas

Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz is the fourth book set in the Land of Oz (though most of the action is outside

Dracula is a horror novel by Bram Stoker, narrated in first person diary entries and letters, telling the story of an encounter with

The Emerald City of Oz is the sixth of L. Frank Baums fourteen Land of Oz books. Originally published in 1910, it is

Ethan Frome is a tragic novel about the unrequited love between Ethan Frome and his wifes cousin, Mattie Silver. This novel has elements

The life, theories, and discoveries of mathematician Leonhard Euler.

The explorers of the 15th and 16th centuries changed the way people of their times perceived and interacted with their worlds.

Fairy Tales and Other Traditional Stories

This compilation includes well-known classics, such as Sleeping Beauty, The Three Bears, and The Ugly Duckling, along with many lesser-known stories. This collection

When Rene De Veauxs parents die he goes to live with his uncle, who happens to be setting out on an exploration of

Flappers and Philosophers was the first collection of short stories written by F. Scott Fitzgerald.

Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensionsis a classic 19th century novella that satirizes the social hierarchy of Victorian society using mathematical figures and

The narrator travels through Florida.

A travel guide of Florida in 1910 from Jacksonville to Key West during the months of November to April.

This collection brings together several pieces from the late 1800s and early 1900s about life in Florida.

The Four Million is a collection of 25 O. Henry short stories.

Frankenstein, or the Modern Prometheus

Frankenstein; or, The Modern Prometheus was first published in London, England in 1818. It contains elements of the Gothic novel and the Romantic

Lewis Carrolls Game of Logic is a way to understand classical logic by means of symbols.

A Lecture delivered at the Evening Meeting of the Royal Geographical Society, 24th March, 1879.

This is a collection of general interest publications from the U.S. Geological Survey on rocks, fossils, and other geology topics.

The Go Ahead Boys and the Racing Motor-Boat is an adventure story about boys who enter a boat race.

Great Expectations follows Pips life expectations as he attempts to fit in with upper class society, while pining for the affection of Estella.

This book is a collection of traditional tales. The collection was assembled by Scottish folklorist Andrew Lang although authorship of the stories is

Grimms Fairy Tales is a collection of German fairy tales.

Gullivers Travels (1726, amended 1735), officially Travels into Several Remote Nations of the World, is a novel by Jonathan Swift that is both

Half-Past Seven Stories, a continuation of the Seven OClock Stories, follows the adventures of Marmaduke and the Toyman.

Hamlet is a tragedy and revenge play by William Shakespeare. It is one of his best-known works, one of the most-quoted writings in

Heart of Darkness is a frame narrative recounting Charles Marlows voyage down the Congo River.

The Heart of Happy Hollow is a short story collection by Paul Laurence Dunbar that focuses on the experiences of African-Americans after the

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow: Selected Works

This anthology collects poetry and other writings of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow.

His Last Bow: A of

The history of the United States can be traced through the significant documents that have guided and inspired generations of Americans.

History is within everyone, so living life is the best way to know history/people/life. History books should be written from this more open,

History of Modern Mathematics is a comprehensive guide to different theories and strategies of mathematics ranging from Theory of Numbers, Theory of Equations,

The House of the Seven Gables, published in 1851, explores issues of class and the pursuit of wealth against the backdrop of decaying

How Sammy Went to Coral-Land is a childrens short story about a salmon named Sammy who has grand adventures when he swims to

This is a collection of poetry by African American author Paul Laurence Dunbar. Dunbars work frequently features a conversational tone, innovative rhetorical structure,

The Hunchback of Notre Dame is a novel by Victor Hugo published in 1831. The title refers to the Notre Dame Cathedral in

The Iliad is an epic poem in dactylic hexameters, traditionally attributed to Homer. Set in the Trojan War, the ten-year siege of Ilium

In the Wilds of Florida is a tale of an Irish schoolboy who leaves school and his struggling family in Ireland to come

The Invisible Man is a suspense novel by H.G. Wells, narrating the tale of Griffin, a scientist who undergoes an irreversible procedure, the

Set during the time of the Mexican War, Jack Tier is a realistic sea story.

Jane Eyre is a classic novel by Charlotte Bront which was published in 1847. Jane Eyre, an orphan, must find her own way

This is a collection of Japanese fairy tales translated by Yei Theodora Ozaki based on a version written in Japanese by Sadanami Sanjin.

The Journey to the Center of

Originally published in French in 1864, the first English translation of this classic of adventure and science fiction was published in 1871. The

The Tragedy of Julius Caesar is a dramatized account of the betrayal of the the Roman Emperor.

The Jungle is a novel by American author and socialist Upton Sinclair. It describes the life of a family of Lithuanian immigrants working

Just So Stories are considered some of Kiplings best works. They give fantastical explanations for various phenomena.

The King of the Golden River is a folk tale about three brothers. The two elder brothers are terrible to the younger and

The Last of the Mohicans is a novel that takes place during the French and Indian War following the adventures of Nathaniel Natty

Lectures on Ten British Mathematicians

Lectures on Ten British Mathematicians is a collection of biographies about famous mathematicians from the 19th century.

A princess is cursed to have no gravity.

Abraham Lincoln lived and served during a time of conflict and change. This collection brings together a few interesting depictions of the sixteenth

Little Bear at Work and at Play is about the adventures of Little Bear and his friends.

The Little Lame Prince and his Travelling Cloak (often published under its shorter title The Little Lame Prince) is a story for children

Sara Crewe is left in the care of Miss Minchins Seminary when her father departs for India.

Little Women concerns the lives and loves of four sisters growing up during the American Civil War. It was based on Alcotts own

Logic: Deductive and Inductive is a math treatise by the British logician and mathematician Carveth Read.

This is a collection of poetry by African American author Paul Laurence Dunbar. Dunbars work frequently features a conversational tone, innovative rhetorical structure,

This poem is by African American author Paul Laurence Dunbar. Dunbars work frequently features a conversational tone, innovative rhetorical structure, and a colorful

This is a collection of poetry by African American author Paul Laurence Dunbar. Dunbars work frequently features a conversational tone, innovative rhetorical structure,

This is a collection of poetry by African American author Paul Laurence Dunbar. Dunbars work frequently features a conversational tone, innovative rhetorical structure,

This is a collection of poetry by African American author Paul Laurence Dunbar. Dunbars work frequently features a conversational tone, innovative rhetorical structure,

Macbeth is among the best known of William Shakespeares plays, as well as his shortest surviving tragedy. It is frequently performed at professional

Main Street is a satirical novel about small-town life, and is notable for the presence of a strong female protagonist.

The Marble Faun is a gothic romance concerning three young Americans and one young Italian Count who meet in Rome. The book features

The central character, John Melmoth, is a scholar who sells his soul to the devil in exchange for 150 extra years of life

The Memoirs of Sherlock Holmes is a collection of Sherlock Holmes stories originally published in 1894.

The Merchant of Venice is one of William Shakespeares best-known plays, written sometime between 1596 and 1598. Although it is sometimes classified as

This is a collection of poetry by African American author Paul Laurence Dunbar. Dunbars work frequently features a conversational tone, innovative rhetorical structure,

Also known as The Whale, this is the story of Ishmael, a sailor aboard the Pequod with Captain Ahab. Ishmael soon realizes that

Jataka tales are ancient folklore which originated in India. Ellen C. Babbitt collected and retold these stories in two volumes, Jataka Tales (1912)

The Moving Picture Girls Under the

The Moving Picture Girls Under the Palms or Lost in the Wilds of Florida is a story of adventure following the DeVere girls

My Bondage and My Freedom is an autobiographical slave narrative written by Frederick Douglass and published in 1855. It is the second of

Narrated by John Fothergill West, a Scottish man, who moves from Edinburgh to Wigtownshire to care for the family estate when his fathers

The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Dickenss final novel was left unfinished before his death in 1871. Edwin Droods uncle, John Jasper, a choirmaster,

The Narrative of Arthur Gordon Pym of Nantucket is the only complete novel written by American writer Edgar Allan Poe. The work relates

Northanger Abbey follows Catherine Morland and family friends Mr. and Mrs. Allen as they visit Bath, England. Seventeen year-old Catherine spends her time

The Number Concept is an examination of the different cultural representations of numbers by the American mathematician Levi Leonard Conant, Ph.D.

Nursery Rhymes and Traditional Poems

This collection of childrens verses includes classics such as Hickory Dickory Dock, Jack and Jill, Simple Simon, The Old Woman in the Shoe,

Obras de Gustavo Adolfo Bcquer

The Legends are a variety of romantic tales.

This book is a collection of traditional tales. The collection was assembled by Scottish folklorist Andrew Lang although authorship of the stories is

Oliver Twist is Charles Dickens second novel. It is about a boy named Oliver Twist, who escapes from a workhouse and meets a

On Infinites in Geometry, and Sir

Information regarding the discoveries contributing to mathematics and the problems in determining chronology.

On Vaccination Against Smallpox is Edward Jenners publication of his research into creating the smallpox vaccine. When in 1788 a smallpox outbreak hit

The Open Boat: A Tale Intended

Published in 1897, The Open Boat is based on an actual incident from Stephen Cranes life. While on his way to Cuba, Cranes

The Outdoor Chums on the Gulf;

The Outdoor Chums on the Gulf follows the story of Jerry, Will, Frank, and Bluff and their adventures.

The Outdoor Girls in Florida is a story of adventure following a group of girls (Amy, Mollie, Betty, and Grace) on a journey

Peter Pan(also known as the Boy Who Wouldnt Grow Up or Peter and Wendy) is the story of a mischievous little boy who

Collected here are the stories of Peter Rabbit, his brothers and sisters, and many other animals that inhabited the imagination of English Beatrix

Philosophy and Fun of Algebra is meant for young readers as an introduction to the basics of algebra and logic. Her style is

Physics is one of Aristotles major works. A collection of lessons, the book covers theoretical, methodological, and philosophical issues of the ideas of

The Picture of Dorian Gray is a suspense novel by Oscar Wilde, narrating the tale of Dorian Gray, and his mysterious life.

This book is a collection of traditional tales. The collection was assembled by Scottish folklorist Andrew Lang although authorship of the stories is

This book collects poems and limericks by British writer Edward Lear and includes selections from several 19th century anthologies.

This collection includes poems written by Emily Bront and originally published under the androgynous pen name Ellis Bell.

The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Series

Poems by Emily Dickinson, Three Series, Complete is a compilation of the poetry of Emily Dickinson in three different series, each composed of

The Poems of Emily Dickinson: Series

Poems by Emily Dickinson, Three Series, Complete is a compilation of the poetry of Emily Dickinson in three different series, each composed of

Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and

Poems on Various Subjects, Religious and Moral, is a collection of poetry by Phillis Wheatley, the first African American woman ever to be

Poems, Puzzles, and Stories of Lewis

Lewis Carroll, author of Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, also compoosed logic puzzles, riddles, and satirical poems. This collection includes

Presidential Addresses and Messages

This book brings together the annual messages to Congress of several U.S. presidents as well as inaugural and farewell addresses.

The Prince is a simple and straight forward political guidebook for the ruling of autocratic regimes based on the first-hand experiences of Niccolo

The Professor was Charlotte Bronts first novel, written before Jane Eyre but rejected by publishers until after her death. The book tells the

Pygmalion is a play by George Bernard Shaw. It tells the story of Henry Higgins, a professor of phonetics who makes a bet

The Red Badge of Courage is an impressionistic novel by Stephen Crane about the meaning of courage, as it is narrated by Henry

The book was first published in 1905 and was the first Holmes collection since 1893, when Holmes had died in The Final Problem.

The Rime of the Ancient Mariner is the longest major poem by the English poet Samuel Taylor Coleridge, written in 1797-98 and published

Romeo and Juliet is an early tragedy by William Shakespeare about two teenage star-crossd lovers whose untimely deaths ultimately unite their feuding households.

The Scarlet Letter, published in 1850, is set in Puritan New England in the 17th century. Exploring the issues of grace, legalism, and

The Sea-Wolf is a psychological adventure novel by American novelist Jack London about a literary critic and other survivors of an ocean collision

The Secret Garden (1909) is one of Frances Hodgson Burnetts most popular novels. The book tells the story of Mary Lennox, a spoiled,

Selected American and British Poems

Spanning the Atlantic, this collection brings together classic poetry from two traditions.

Selected Essays of Robert Louis Stevenson

This book collects essays of Robert Louis Stevenson, including selections from Across the Plains (1892) and Essays of Travel(1911).

Sense and Sensibility is a novel of manners and societal expectations. The story concerns two sisters, Elinor and Marianne Dashwood (Elinor representing sense

Seven OClock Stories is a collection of childrens stories about Marmaduke, the Jehosophat, and the Toyman.

A Short Account of the History

This book contains selections fromA Short Account of the History of Mathematics, first published in 1908.A Short Account of the History of Mathematics

Silas Marner, published in 1861, is a dramatic novel following the life of Silas Marner and his path from embittered outsider to proud

The Snow Queen is a fairy tale written by Hans Christian Andersen and first published in 1845. The story centers on the struggle

Songs of the Wind on a Southern Shore, and other Poems of Florida is a collection of George E. Merricks poetry celebrating the

Shakespeares sonnets is a collection of 154 poems in sonnet form written by William Shakespeare that deal with such themes as love, beauty,

The Souls of Black Folk is a classic work of AfricanAmerican literature by activist W.E.B. Du Bois. The book, published in 1903, contains

The readers find out the origin of Squintys name. Squinty and his brothers and sisters grow up. Squinty wants to see the world

St. Augustine Under Three Flags: Tourist

Detailed descriptions of the various landmarks of St. Augustine from its founding in 1565 through 1918.

Traditional tales often take on a life of their own, traveling the world and finding new interpretations within the cultures they encounter. This

The Story of Doctor Dolittle is the first of his Doctor Dolittle books, a series of childrens novels about a man who learns

The Story of Siegfried is James Baldwins retelling of ancient yet perpetually popular Norse and Germanic tales about the hero Siegfried. The stories

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll

The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde is a suspense novel by Robert Louis Stevenson, narrating the tale of Dr. Jekyll,

Sylvie and Bruno, first published in 1889, and its 1893 second volume Sylvie and Bruno Concluded form the last novel by Lewis Carroll

Sylvie and Bruno, first published in 1889, and its 1893 second volume Sylvie and Bruno Concluded form the last novel by Lewis Carroll

Symbolic Logic is a text discussing the area of mathematics which studies the purely formal properties of strings of symbols.

In The Tale of Brownie Beaver, Brownie Beaver does everything he can (along with his forest friends) to protect his underwater home from

The Tale of Tommy Fox is a story about the adventures of the mischievous Tommy Fox and his escapades with the Farmer, his

A Tale of Two Cities is a historical novel by Charles Dickens. The plot centers on the years leading up to the French

Tales of Terror and Mystery is a volume of non-Sherlock Holmes stories by the masterful creator of the inimitable detective.

This book contains selections from the F. Scott Fitzgerald collectionTales of the Jazz Age.The short stories collected here include the noveletteMay Dayand the

Tik-Tok of Oz is the eighth Land of Oz book written by L. Frank Baum. Published in 1914, the book actually has little

The Time Machine is a book by H. G. Wells, first published in 1895 The books protagonist is an amateur inventor or scientist

The Tin Woodman of Oz is the twelfth Land of Oz book written by L. Frank Baum and was originally published in 1918.

Treasure Island is an adventure novel by Robert Louis Stevenson, narrating a tale of buccaneers and buried gold. Traditionally considered a coming of

Twenty Talks to Teachers is a book written for teachers, young and old, to help further the development of both teachers and students

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea

Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (French: Vingt mille lieues sous les mers) is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules

Uncle Toms Cabin Told to the

Uncle Toms Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly is an antislavery novel by American author Harriet Beecher Stowe. Published in 1852, the novel

Up from Slavery is the 1901 autobiography of Booker T. Washington detailing his slow and steady rise from a slave child during the

The Vampyre is a short novel written by John William Polidori and is a progenitor of the romantic vampire genre of fantasy fiction.

Vanity Fair is a 19th century social satire by William Makepeace Thackeray. The novel follows the adventures and dealings of Becky Sharp and

The Velveteen Rabbitt, or How Toys Become Real is the story of a toy rabbit that hopes the love of his owner will

A Victorious Union, part of Oliver Optics Blue and the Gray series, is an adventure story set in the time of the Civil

A Visit from St. Nicholas (Twas

An unexpected house guest arrives on Christmas night.

The Voyages of Doctor Dolittle was the second of Hugh Loftings Doctor Dolittle books to be published, coming out in 1922. It is

Wakulla, A Story of Adventure in

Mark and Ruths parents sell their plantation and move to Florida. The children have many adventures in their new home state.

Walden (also known as Walden; or, Life in the Woods) by Henry David Thoreau is one of the best-known non-fiction books written by

The War of the Worlds, by H. G. Wells, is an early science fiction novel which describes an invasion of England by aliens

An introduction to Whitefoot, who is a very optimistic mouse. Even humans have something to learn from his happy way of life and

The Wind in the Willows is a classic of childrens literature by Kenneth Grahame, first published in 1908. Alternately slow moving and fast

Winesburg, Ohio: A Group of Tales of Ohio Small-Town Lifeis a critically acclaimed work of fiction by the American author Sherwood Anderson. The

The Woman in White is an epistolary novel written by Wilkie Collins in 1859, serialized in 1859-1860, and first published in book form

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz is a childrens book written in 1900 by L. Frank Baum and illustrated by W.W. Denslow. It was

This book collects some of the finest short stories, poems, and essays from the masterful American writer Edgar Allan Poe.

Wuthering Heights is Emily Bronts only novel. The story is told in layers, a format that has earned the novel much praise despite

This book is a collection of traditional tales. The collection was assembled by Scottish folklorist Andrew Lang although authorship of the stories is

This collection of childrens literature is a part of theEducational Technology Clearinghouseand is funded by variousgrants.