Classics

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 Classics

What is a Heffalump? Is it fierce? Is it fond of Pigs at all? Piglet bravely searches for the answers to these questions, and gets a big surprise.

Piglet Meets Hefalump
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 Classics

Series:Text Classics Ser.
Awards:Winner of Age Book of the Year 2000.

Isobel Callaghan is struggling to make a career as a writer in Sydney. She is isolated, poor and hungry, and fears she's going mad. Leaving her room in a boarding house in search of food, she has a breakdown on the way to the corner shop.
Waking in hospital,... read more

Isobel on the Way to the Corner Shop
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 Classics

Series:Barnes and Noble Flexibound Editions Ser.

The Odyssey is a classic poem written by Homer that consists of 12.110 verses. It is unique already in that it has reached our days in its original form. This poem is a genuine revelation of the poetic thought of ancient Hellas....After the Trojan War, most of the su... read more

The Odyssey (Flexibound Classic)
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 Classics

Arthur Rackham's extraordinary illustrations are the perfect complement to these gothic, magical, and timeless tales
This famous collection of fairy tales includes some familiar stories and some not-so-familiar. Among well known classics such as Rumpelstiltskin, Tom Thumb... read more

Grimms Fairy Tales
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 Classics

Series:Text Classics Ser.

Pat Carson?s old eyes were on me, looking for something.'Man is born unto trouble,? he said.I said, 'As the sparks fly upwards.?Deep lines at the corners of his mouth. 'Know your Job. Soldier. Policeman. Haven?t been a bloody priest too, have you??Anne Carson- fifteen,... read more

Shooting Star: Text Classics
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 Classics

Series:Word Cloud Classics Ser.

The Art of War by Sun Tzu The Art of War is an ancient Chinese military treatise attributed to Sun Tzu, a high-ranking military general, strategist and tactician. The text is composed of 13 chapters, each of which is devoted to one aspect of warfare. It is common... read more

The Art of War (Word Cloud Classics)
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 Classics

In On Love, we see Charles Bukowski reckoning with the complications of love and desire. Alternating between the tough and the tender, the romantic and the gritty, Bukowski exposes the myriad faces of love in the poems collected here - its selfishness and its narcissism, its randomness, it... read more

On Love
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 Classics

Published in 1818, Persuasion was Jane Austen's last completed novel. In this compelling love story, Anne Elliott is unhappy and unmarried twenty-seven. At the urging of her family, she broke her engagement to the man she loved eight years before because he was poor ... read more

Persuasion (Word Cloud Classics)
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 Penguin Spinner Fiction

Series:Text Classics Ser.

A classic novel by a superb observer of contemporary manners, The Women in Black illuminates on every page the extraordinariness of ordinary lives.
It's Sydney in the late 1950s, and the Ladies' Cocktail Frocks department of the famous F.G. G... read more

The Women in Black (Text Classics)
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 Feel Good Fiction

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

A hilarious and merciless parody of rural melodramas and one of the best-loved comic novels of all time, Cold Comfort Farmby Stella Gibbons is beautifully repackaged as part of the Penguin Essentials range.'We are not like other folk, maybe, but there have a... read more

Cold Comfort Farm (Popular Penguin)
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 Classics

Series:Popular Penguins Ser.

With an introduction by Hugh Mackay'Australia is a lucky country, run mainly by second-rate people who share its luck.'The phrase 'the lucky country' has become part of our lexicon; it's forever being invoked in debates about the Australian way of life, but is all... read more

The Lucky Country (Popular Penguin)
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A book which speaks directly to the confusions and agonies of existence, detailing a personal, philosophical odyssey.

Zen and the Art of Motorcycle Maintenance: An Inquiry into Values
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