The legendary Abraham Lincoln needs no introduction. Henry Ketcham’s The Life of Abraham Lincoln is a readable biography of the president, published in 1901.A table of contents is included.
Christmas is the most famous holiday of the year, and the word itself evokes images of Santa Claus, reindeer, snow, Christmas trees, egg nog and more. At the same time, it represents Christianity’s most important event, the birth of the baby Jesus. Instantly, well known Christmas carols ring in your ears, pictures of the Nativity Scene become ubiquitous, or maybe you even picture nutcrackers or Scrooge and Tiny Tim.Regardless, Christmas is always the perfect time for holiday cheer, and reading classic Christmas stories. This version of O. Henry’s The Gift of the Magi includes a table of contents and several Christmas related pictures.
*Illustrated *Includes a table of contents In the Timeless Classics series, Charles River Editors is republishing civilization’s greatest literary works and bringing them to a new generation via ebooks. Timeless Classics offers a wide range of history’s greatest writing, including the acclaimed fictional stories of Jonathan Swift and Washington Irving, the political treatises of Jean-Jacques Rousseau and Karl Marx, the epic poetry of Homer, and more. While the American Revolution was underway, Adam Smith published An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations, best known as The Wealth of Nations, and he instantly revolutionized economics. His treatise is the most famous economic work in history, and argued that free market economics are the most productive for societies. Laissez-faire economics owe its philosophical underpinnings to Smith’s work, and Smith remains one of the most widely referenced and read economists in classrooms across the world today. This edition of Adam Smith’s An Inquiry into the Nature and Causes of the Wealth of Nations includes a table of contents and is illustrated.
W.E.B. DuBois,a prolific author, historian, and civil rights activist, authored The Souls of Black Folk in 1903. It remains one of the most celebrated pieces of African American literature. An active table of contents is included.
Mackenzie Day constantly struggles to silence the voices in her head. The inner thoughts of those around her intrude upon every aspect of her life, threatening to turn it into chaos.
All her life, she thought she was alone as a mind reader—a freak.
Then a member of a secret organization called The Unseen suddenly introduces himself, and she’s immersed in a world she never knew existed. They teach her to hone her skills as a reader, but to what end? Secrets surround her, humming just out of reach, filling her with questions.
Who are they? What do they do with their mind-reading abilities? In the end, just how far will Mackenzie go to be part of The Unseen?
Booker T. Washington (1856 – 1915) was born a slave but would later become one of the most influential black men in United States history. Washington advocated peaceful protest and believed violence would hurt the chance for African-Americans to secure civil rights. W.E.B. Du Bois, another famous writer and civil rights activist in the early 20th century, believed in stronger protests. Though both men went about things different ways they both are still well read today and recognized for helping African-Americans get civil rights.This version of Up From Slavery: An Autobiography includes a table of contents.
Dominic Valetti is only interested in two things: getting paid and getting laid.
He’s a bookie for the Valetti crime family, and he knows his sh*t. Dom’s busy doing business, no time to dabble in social niceties. The women that chase after him wanting more than a dirty, hard f*ck are only gonna get their hearts broken.
That is, until Becca stumbles into his office to pay off her ex’s debt. A hot brunette who’s just as guarded as he is and has a body made for sin… and for him. They’re not meant to be together. A woman like her shouldn’t be with a man like him. He’s mobbed up; she’s a good girl who deserves better.
When they push their boundaries and cave to temptation, they both forget about the danger. And that’s a mistake a man like Dom can’t afford. Will Dirty Dom risk it all to keep Becca safe, or will he live up to his name?
This is a standalone, full-length mafia romance with a filthy-mouthed, possessive bad boy. Guaranteed HEA.
The Federalist Papers, written under the pseudonym Publius by John Jay, James Madison, and Alexander Hamilton, were a series of 85 essays advocating the ratification of the Constitution.A table of contents is included.
First published in 1859, Dickens’ A Tale of Two Cities remains one of the most popular pieces of British fiction. The novel takes place in London and Paris before and during the French Revolution. This edition includes an active table of contents.
Jane Austen (1775-1817) was an English writer who wrote many classic romantic fictions, with her most famous novels being Sense and Sensibility and Pride and Prejudice. It was not until well after Austen’s death that she gained fame for her writing and she is now considered one of English literature’s greatest writers.This version of Austen’s Persuasion includes a table of contents.