The central character is a domesticated dog named Buck. The story starts with him living at a ranch in the Santa Clara Valley of California. Stolen from his home and sold into service as sled dog in Alaska, he progressively reverts to a wild state. The story is set in the yukon during the 1890s Klondike Gold Rush, when strong sled dogs were in high demand.
The Sea-WolfJack London #ad - Brutal and cynical, yet also highly intelligent and intellectual, he rules over his ship and terrorizes the crew with the aid of his exceptionally great physical strength. He is set adrift in the Bay, eventually being picked up by Wolf Larsen. Larsen is the captain of a seal-hunting schooner, the Ghost. The sea-wolf is a 1904 psychological adventure novel by Jack London about a literary critic Humphrey van Weyden.
The story starts with him aboard a San Francisco ferry, called Martinez, which collides with another ship in the fog and sinks.
To Build a FireNew Word City, Inc. #ad - What happens when an over-confident prospector finds himself alone with a half-wild dog on a wintry Yukon trail? An enhanced version of Jack London’s classic story. Features an original biography of the author plus more.
The Call of the Wild: illustrated - first published in 1903 1st. Page ClassicsOcean of Minds Media House #ad - But the good times are over as he gets kidnapped and sold. Days later he finds himself somewhere in the Yukon in Alaska. Buck is a strong and proud dog living a good life at a ranch in the sun-kissed Santa Clara Valley in California. During the 1890s klondike gold rush he is forced to survive and defend himself - against brutal men and other dogs in a harsh environment.
. Against his will he becomes a sled dog.
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Jack london's superb ability as a storyteller and his uncanny understanding of animal and human natures give these tales a striking vitality and power, and have earned him a reputation as a distinguished American writer.
Jack London's Stories of the North 78 short stories and 2 novels; interactive table of contentsDi Lernia Publishers #ad - Also features a foreword from the editor and a brief biography of the author. This collection includes the hard-to-find original edition of the often anthologized To Build a Fire. This edition was not merely scanned from an ink-and-paper book, like many Kindle e-books are. Most, if not all of us, read these stories in high school.
This collection is a must for anyone really interested in his work. London's stories have been favorites of readers the world over since first they were published. This is the complete collection of short stories and novels set in the barren wilds of Alaska, the Yukon and the Klondike, written by a man who experienced the life first-hand.
Jack London's Stories of the North 78 short stories and 2 novels; interactive table of contents #ad - Read stories of adventure and hardship, white Americans and Alaskan Natives, accounts that are true to life. Jack london is the writer best known for his novels White Fang and The Call of the Wild, set in the Alaskan wilderness. All e-books offered by Di Lernia Publishers are hand-edited and checked for spelling and punctuation errors.
But they make up only a tiny facet of London's "Stories from the North".
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer: illustrated - first published in 1876 1st. Page Classics for KidsOcean of Minds Media House #ad - The old lady pulled her spectacles down and looked over them about the room; then she put them up and looked out under them. Throughout the novel Tom is always busy to avoid visiting school. She seldom or never looked through them for so small a thing as a boy. Tom sawyer, an impetuous and rascal lad growing up along the Mississippi River, lives with his Aunt Polly and his half-brother Sid.
Beside that tom falls in love for becky thatcher, and together with his friend Huckleberry Finn witness a murder - and much, becomes a pirate, is thought to be dead, much more . The adventures of tom Sawyer" by Mark Twain is a lovely tale of boyhood adventure and camaraderie.
The Secret GardenEnhanced Media Publishing #ad - There she discovers her sickly cousin Colin, who is equally obnoxious and imperious. Mary lennox is sent to misselthwaite Manor, on the Yorkshire moors, to live with her uncle after her parents die of cholera. Both love no one because they have never been loved. Through their newfound mutual love of nature, they nurture each other, until they are brought back to health and happiness.
Together with a local child named Dickon, Mary and Colin transform the garden into a paradise bursting with life and color. They are the book’s spiritual secret gardens, needing only the right kind of care to bloom into lovely children. Mary discovers a beautiful secret garden, hidden behind a locked gate on her uncle’s estate, neglected for the ten years since Colin’s birth and his mother’s death.
Treasure Island Illustrated + Free AudiobookRutilus Classics #ad - It was originally serialized in the children's magazine Young Folks between 1881 through 1882 under the title Treasure Island, or the mutiny of the Hispaniola, credited to the pseudonym "Captain George North". It is one of the most frequently dramatized of all novels. It is also noted as a wry commentary on the ambiguity of morality—as seen in Long John Silver—unusual for children's literature.
. This kindle book quality is guaranteed: It has been carefully edited with a fully interactive content. Treasure island is an adventure novel by Scottish author Robert Louis Stevenson, narrating a tale of "buccaneers and buried gold". It was first published as a book on 14 November 1883 by Cassell & Co. Treasure island is traditionally considered a coming-of-age story, characters, and is noted for its atmosphere, and action.
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To Build a Fire and Other StoriesDigireads.com #ad - In this volume you will find the following stories: to the man on the trail, to build a fire, the water baby, the law of life, the wisdom of the trail, the white silence, the mexican, the apostate, in a far country, South Of The Slot, The Strength Of The Strong, The Wit Of Porportuk, The God Of His Fathers, Koolau The Leper, The League Of The Old Men, The Chinago, Mauki, An Odyssey Of The North, Bâtard, All Gold Canyon, Told In The Drooling Ward, Love Of Life, War, A Piece Of Steak, and The Red One.
To build a fire and other stories" is a classic collection of some of Jack London's most loved short stories.
first published in 1904 1st. Page Classics - The Sea-Wolf: illustrated1st. Page Classics #ad - Van weyden is forced to find a way to survive in the small world of a ship full of brutality and inhumanity. The sea-wolf" by jack london, first published in 1904, is a thrilling seafarer adventure as well as a social criticism of the injustice in modern societies. What happens, when a snooty gentleman gets shipwrecked and finds himself on board of a seal-hunting schooner.
. And some men are made sick by the one, and some by the other. And forced to become a crew member instead of getting back on land at the next stop. Exactly that happens to humphrey van Weyden as he gets confronted with Captain Wolf Larsen, a tyrann with his own philosophy of the value of life and society. The earth is as full of brutality as the sea is full of motion.