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  • Demon Seed

    Demon Seed

    Genre: Horror,Suspense,Classics,Psychological
    Author: Dean Koontz
    Duration: 05:46:00

    In the privacy of her own home, and against her will, Susan Harris will experience an inconceivable act of terror. She will become the object of the ultimate computer's consuming obsession: to learn everything there is to know about human flesh. ... [ more ]

  • Stolen White Elephant

    Stolen White Elephant

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Novels
    Author: Mark Twain
    Duration: 00:52:00

    While many elements of civilized culture provided much comic fodder for Mark Twain, detectives occupied a portion of his observations and writing for a time. The story of the Stolen White Elephant, though entirely preposterous, is rumored to be modeled after real life efforts of an actual police dep ... [ more ]

  • Happy Prince

    Happy Prince

    Genre: Fiction,Literature,Classics,Classic Fiction
    Author: Oscar Wilde
    Duration: 00:23:00

    This story is from the book the Happy Prince and other Stories. In these tales, most of them being sad and even very sad, Oscar Wilde looks for a way to save one's soul in front of the misery of the world. In these tales the character will manage to obtain their salvation from their upper class blin ... [ more ]

  • Les Miserables

    Les Miserables

    Genre: Literature,Classics
    Author: Victor Hugo
    Duration: 12:07:00

    Set in the Parisian underworld and plotted like a detective story, Les Mis'rables follows the adventures of Jean Valjean, originally an honest peasant, who has been imprisoned for nineteen years for stealing a loaf of bread to feed his sister's starving family. A hardened criminal upon his release, ... [ more ]

  • Pride and Prejudice

    Pride and Prejudice

    Genre: Fiction,Literature,Classics,Novels,Classic Fiction,General
    Author: Jane Austen
    Duration: 12:06:00

    Pride and Prejudice by Jane Austen was first published in 1813. The story follows Elizabeth Bennett as she deals with issues of manners, upbringing, moral rightness, education and marriage in her aristocratic society of early 19th century England. Elizabeth is the second oldest of five daughters of ... [ more ]

  • Ulysses

    Ulysses

    Genre: Literature,Classics
    Author: James Joyce
    Duration: 29:44:00

    Joyce's experimental masterpiece set a new standard for modernist fiction, pushing the English language past all previous thresholds in its quest to capture a day in the life of an Everyman in turn-of-the-century Dublin. Obliquely borrowing characters and situations from Homer's Odyssey, Joyce takes ... [ more ]

  • Brave New World

    Brave New World

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Fiction,Classics
    Author: Aldous Huxley
    Duration: 08:02:00

    On the 75th anniversary of its publication, this outstanding work of literature is more crucial and relevant today than ever before. Cloning, feel-good drugs, anti-aging programs, and total social control through politics, programming and media--has Aldous Huxley accurately predicted our future? Wit ... [ more ]

  • Man in the Black Suit: 4 Dark Tales

    Man in the Black Suit: 4 Dark Tales

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Short Stories,Novels,Literature,Classics,Short Stories,Novels
    Author: Stephen King
    Duration: 03:41:00

    THE MAN IN THE BLACK SUIT FOUR UNABRIDGED DARK TALES FROM STEPHEN KING The Man in the Black Suit Read by John Cullum ...the face of the man in the black suit grows ever clearer, ever closer, and I remember every word he said. I don't want to think of him, but I can't help it, and sometimes ... [ more ]

  • A Canticle for Leibowitz

    A Canticle for Leibowitz

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Fiction,Classics
    Author: Walter M. Miller, Jr.
    Duration: 10:58:00

    Winner of the 1961 Hugo Award for Best Novel and widely considered one of the most accomplished, powerful, and enduring classics of modern speculative fiction, Walter M. Miller's A Canticle for Leibowitz is a true landmark of twentieth-century literature'a chilling and still-provocative lo ... [ more ]

  • Aeneid

    Aeneid

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Literature,Classics,Literature,Classics
    Author: Virgil
    Duration: 12:29:00

    From the award-winning translator of The Iliad and The Odyssey comes a brilliant new translation of Virgil's great epic Fleeing the ashes of Troy, Aeneas, Achilles' mighty foe in the Iliad, begins an incredible journey to fulfill his destiny as the founder of Rome. His voyage will take him through ... [ more ]

  • Neverending Story

    Neverending Story

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Fantasy,Classics
    Author: Michael Ende
    Duration: 13:37:00

    In this classic fantasy novel, Bastian Balthazar Bux embarks on a wild adventure when he enters the magical world of Fantastica, a doomed land filled with dragons, giants, and monsters, and risks his life to save Fantastica by going on a very dangerous quest. ... [ more ]

  • Odyssey: The Story of Odysseus

    Odyssey: The Story of Odysseus

    Genre: Literature,Classics
    Author: Homer
    Duration: 11:30:00

    One of the great masterpieces of Western literature, Odyssey chronicles the many trials and adventures Odysseus must pass through on his long journey home from the Trojan wars. Though the stormy, vengeful god of the ocean is determined to keep him off course, Odysseus is clever and has the brilliant ... [ more ]

  • Pride and Prejudice

    Pride and Prejudice

    Genre: Classics
    Author: Jane Austen
    Duration: 11:21:00

    Pride and Prejudice captures the affections of class-conscious eighteenth-century English families with matrimonial aims and rivalries. Jane Austen's radiant wit sparkles as her characters dance a delicate quadrille of flirtation and intrigue, making this book the most superb comedy of manners of Re ... [ more ]

  • Fever

    Fever

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction,Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster,Classics
    Author: Wayne Simmons
    Duration: 08:53:00

    In this sequel to the zombie thriller, Flu, Wayne Simmons follows a small group of individuals as they struggle to uncover the truth behind the mutation of a deadly strain of flu and the catastrophic zombie outbreak that ensues. ... [ more ]

  • Middlemarch

    Middlemarch

    Genre: Literature,Classics
    Author: George Eliot
    Duration: 32:03:00

    Dorothea Brooke is a thoughtful and idealistic young woman determined to make a difference with her life. Enamored of a man whom she believes is setting this example, she unwittingly traps herself into a loveless marriage. Her parallel is Tertius Lydgate, a visionary young doctor from the city, whos ... [ more ]

  • Sarah, Plain and Tall

    Sarah, Plain and Tall

    Genre: Juvenile & Children's,Classics,Fiction,Children's,Ages 6 to 8
    Author: Patricia MacLachlan
    Duration: 01:02:00

    I will come by train. I will wear a yellow bonnet. I am plain and tall. A heartwarming story about two children, Anna and Caleb, whose lives are changed forever when their widowed papa advertises for a mail-order bride. Sarah Elisabeth Wheaton from Maine answers the ad and agrees to come for a mon ... [ more ]

  • David Copperfield

    David Copperfield

    Genre: Classics
    Author: Charles Dickens
    Duration: 33:55:00

    Charles Dickens's most celebrated novel and the author's own favorite, David Copperfield is the classic account of a boy growing up in a world that is by turns magical, fearful, and grimly realistic. ... [ more ]

  • Splat the Cat: Splat the Cat Sings Flat

    Splat the Cat: Splat the Cat Sings Flat

    Genre: Juvenile & Children's,Fantasy,Classics,Educational,Fiction,Children's,Ages 5 and Under
    Author: Rob Scotton
    Duration: 00:07:00

    When Splat's teacher announces that the whole class is going to sing for their parents on Parents' Night, Splat is worried: he's afraid to speak in public, much less sing in public! In fact, he's so nervous he can't even manage a simple meow. What will it take for Splat to overcome his stage fr ... [ more ]

  • Captains Courageous

    Captains Courageous

    Genre: Literature,Classics
    Author: Rudyard Kipling
    Duration: 05:57:00

    Harvey Cheyne is the pampered son of a multi-millionaire who falls off an ocean liner and is rescued by a small fishing boat. Life at sea with the boat's gruff captain quickly teaches Harvey respect, toughness and gratitude, transforming his self-centeredness into the difficult but fulfilling realm ... [ more ]

  • 101 Dalmatians

    101 Dalmatians

    Genre: Juvenile & Children's,Fiction,Juvenile,Classics,Fiction,Juvenile Fiction,Children's,Ages 6 to 8
    Author: Dodie Smith
    Duration: 04:34:36

    When the Dearly's Dalmatians have their first litter of puppies - fifteen in all - everyone is delighted. But their joy is shattered when the pups are kidnapped! The humans don't have a clue as to who the culprit is, but the smartest dogs in London are on the case - and on the trail of the fur-lovin ... [ more ]