Kon-Tiki

Author: Thor HeyerdahlCountry: NorwayLanguage: NorwegianPublished: 1948Read Summary The book Kon-Tiki is Thor Heyerdahl's account of his extraordinary 1947 voyage, with 5 colleagues, on a primitive wooden raft from South America…

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Frankenstein

Author: Mary ShelleyCountry: UKLanguage: EnglishPublished: 1818Read/Download Summary An exploration team at the North Pole find a half-frozen man, Dr. Victor Frankenstein, who tells the story of his terrible creation: A…

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The Divine Comedy

Author: Dante AlighieriCountry: ItalyLanguage: ItalianPublished: 1321Read/Download Summary The Divine Comedy was written between 1308 and 1321, the year Dante died. The story concerns the poet Virgil leading Dante on a…

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The Metamorphosis

Author: Franz KafkaCountry: Austria-HungaryLanguage: GermanPublished: 1915Read/Download Summary 'The Metamorphosis' (originally 'Die Verwandlung') is a novella (a short novel) describing the life of Gregor Samsa after he wakes up one day…

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes

Author: Sir Arthur Conan-DoyleCountry: UKLanguage: EnglishPublished: 1892Read/Download Summary The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes was the first collection of Sherlock Holmes stories. The 12 stories had originally appeared (one-by-one) in the…

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Animal Farm

Author: George OrwellCountry: UKLanguage: EnglishPublished: 1945Read Summary Animal Farm is an allegoric novel, meaning that its story represents a different story or idea. In the case of Animal Farm, the…

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To Kill a Mockingbird

Author: Harper LeeCountry: USALanguage: EnglishPublished: 1960Read Summary The book is told through the eyes of the 6 year old white girl Scout Finch as she lives in the America's Deep…

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A Journey to the Centre of the Earth

Author: Jules VerneCountry: FranceLanguage: FrenchPublished: 1864Read/Download Summary The story is told through the eyes of a young German man named Axel as he, his uncle Professor Lidenbrock, and near-silent but…

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The Picture of Dorian Gray

Author: Oscar WildeCountry: IrelandLanguage: EnglishPublished: 1890Read/Download Summary 'The Picture of Dorian Gray' is a look at the corruption of a human soul. The story tells the story of young, good-looking…

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Dracula

Author: Bram StokerCountry: IrelandLanguage: EnglishPublished: 1897Read/Download Summary The first part of the story is told through the eyes of Jonathan Harker, a young solicitor who is sent to Transylvania, Romania…

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