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  1. Omslagsbild: The great god Pan av

    The great god Pan

    The Great God Pan is a horror novella written by Welsh author Arthur Machen. On publication it was widely denounced by the press as degenerate and horrific because of its decadent style and sexual content, although it has since garnered a reputation as a classic of...

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    The lady from nowhere

    The Lady from Nowhere is a detective novel by American author Fergus Hume. A mysterious woman is found murdered in a yellow boudoir.  Who is she and where does she come from?  Detective Absalom Gebb is on the case. One evening in July, the peaceful slumber of the...

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    To the lighthouse

    To the Lighthouse is a 1927 novel by Virginia Woolf. The novel centres on the Ramsays and their visits to the Isle of Skye in Scotland between 1910 and 1920. Following and extending the tradition of modernist novelists like Marcel Proust and James Joyce, the plot of To...

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    This crowded Earth

    This Crowded Earth is a science fiction thriller novel by American author Robert Bloch. This Crowded Earth is set on an overpopulated Earth of the future. In the future science has banished war and there's enough food to support everyone. Huge populations are living in...

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    The great Gatsby

    The Great Gatsby is a 1925 novel written by American author F. Scott Fitzgerald that follows a cast of characters living in the fictional town of West Egg on prosperous Long Island in the summer of 1922.  The story primarily concerns the young and mysterious...

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    The poet in the glass cage

    Mahad jobbar som spärrvakt i tunnelbanan. Men egentligen är han poet. Han drömmer om att kunna skriva sina dikter på svenska så att alla kan läsa dem. Och han längtar efter att få prata med den där unga kvinnan som alltid skyndar förbi med näsan i en bok. Han...

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    Pride and prejudice

    Pride and Prejudice is a novel by Jane Austen, first published in 1813. The story follows the main character Elizabeth Bennet as she deals with issues of manners, upbringing, morality, education, and marriage in the society of the landed gentry of early 19th-century...

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    The terror

    The Terror is a short novel by Welsh horror writer Arthur Machen. In wartime Britain, a series of unexplained murders occur with no sign of who or what is responsible. The rash of unsolved murders spawns conspiracy theories, paranoia, and fear as they search for a...

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    Red money

    Red Money is a mystery novel by American author Fergus Hume. Murder occurs at an English country estate following the arrival of a caravan of Gypsies temporarily camping on the grounds.  Greed and lost love collide to create dark secrets. Through twists and turns,...

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    The mystery of a hansom cab

    The Mystery of a Hansom Cab is a detective novel by American author Fergus Hume. “The following report appeared in the Argus newspaper of Saturday, the 28th July, 18— “Truth is said to be stranger than fiction, and certainly the extraordinary murder which took...

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    The lottery

    Boken Lotten - nu på engelska! Det är fredagen den trettonde, otursdagen. Viggo ska gå på puben med sin kompis. På vägen köper han en trisslott. Den kommer att förvandla hans liv. Men det vet han inte. Inte än, och inte hur ... Lättlästa böcker från Vilja...

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    Lust Swedish Erotica erotic short stories

    Lust - Swedish erotica is a compilation of eleven erotic short stories about endless lust, passion and desire. Modern erotica written by a woman for women. These tell-all tales of sexual hunger, arousing unexpected meetings, joyful experiences and infinite pleasure are a...

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    The story of Doctor Dolittle being the history ...

    The Story of Doctor Dolittle, Being the History of His Peculiar Life at Home and Astonishing Adventures in Foreign Parts (1920), is the first of his Doctor Dolittle books, a series of children's novels about a man who learns to talk to animals and becomes their champion...

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    Hagar of the pawn-shop

    Hagar of the Pawn-Shop is a mystery novel by American author Fergus Hume. Hagar Stanley, a beautiful young Gypsy, is driven by sexual harassment to leave her tribe and seek refuge with her uncle Jacob, a miserly London pawnbroker. He dies after teaching Hagar the...

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    The invisible man a grotesque romance

    The Invisible Man is a science fiction novel by H. G. Wells, first published in 1897. The Invisible Man is one of the most famous science fiction novels of all time. It tells the story of a scientist who discovers the secret of invisibility and uses it on himself. The...

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    Don Quixote

    Don Quixote, fully titled The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha (Spanish: El ingenioso hidalgo don Quijote de la Mancha), is a Spanish novel by Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. It follows the adventures of Alonso Quixano, an hidalgo who reads so many chivalric...

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    Dubliners

    Dubliners is a collection of 15 short stories by James Joyce, first published in 1914. They form a naturalistic depiction of Irish middle class life in and around Dublin in the early years of the 20th century. The stories were written when Irish nationalism was at its...

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    Macbeth

    Macbeth (full title The Tragedy of Macbeth) is a tragedy written by William Shakespeare. Set mainly in Scotland, the play dramatizes the damaging physical and psychological effects of political ambition on those who seek power for its own sake. The play is believed to...

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    The time traders

    The Time Traders is the first novel in The Time Traders series by Andre Norton. It is part of Norton's Forerunner universe. The Time Traders introduces the series' premise, a confrontation between Western heroes, and the "Reds", and a mysterious alien race that has used...

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    The hill of dreams

    The Hill of Dreams is a supernatural novel written by Welsh author Arthur Machen. The novel recounts the life of a young man, Lucian Taylor, focusing on his dreamy childhood in rural Wales, in a town based on Caerleon. The Hill of Dreams of the title is an old Roman fort...

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    A smile with a tear 102 poems

    To you who have loved. Poems inspired by both great and small. Often about love and with a touch of humour. Lawrence Gelmon has two Bachelor‘s degrees and lives in Stockholm, Sweden.

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    The angels of Mons the bowmen and other legends ...

    The Angels of Mons (or The Bowmen and other Legends of the War) is a collection of stories written by Welsh author Arthur Machen.  In September 1914, two months after the outbreak of World War One, Machen published a short story called The Bowmen in the London Evening...

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    A warning to the curious and other ghost stories

    A Warning to the Curious and Other Ghost Stories is a collection of ghost stories by English author M. R. James. M. R. James wrote many of his ghost stories to be read aloud in the long tradition of spooky Christmas Eve tales. His stories often use rural settings, with a...

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    The white people

    The White People is a horror novella by Welsh writer Arthur Machen. The novella is presented as a young girl's diary, detailing her increasingly deep delvings into witchcraft, and discovery of ancient magic.. A man is given the diary by another man who wishes to...

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    Walden

    Walden by Henry David Thoreau is one of the best-known non-fiction books written by an American. Published in 1854, it details Thoreau’s life for two years, two months, and two days around the shores of Walden Pond, amidst woodland owned by his friend and mentor Ralph...

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    Starless nights a story of love, betrayal, and ...

    Storsäljaren Stjärnlösa nätter nu på engelska! Amàr, hans far och syskon bilar hela vägen från Västerås ner till sin kurdiska släkt i Irak. Till en början tycker han att allt är underbart. Men snart förstår Amàr att familjen planerar något som han är...

  27. Omslagsbild: Rolf at the football game av

    Rolf at the football game

    Nu finns "Rolf på fotboll" på engelska. Rolf älskar fotboll och stannar för att titta. Men något är fel. Bollen går bara i ribban. Rolf måste fixa det ... Lättlästa böcker från Nypon är ofta något kortare, har alltid ett lättare språk och ett innehåll...

  28. Omslagsbild: The jewel of seven stars av

    The jewel of seven stars

    The Jewel of Seven Stars is a horror novel by Bram Stoker first published in 1903. The story is a first-person narrative of a young man pulled into an archaeologist's plot to revive Queen Tera, an ancient Egyptian mummy. The Jewel of Seven Stars is part of a subgenre of...

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    The five jars

    The Five Jars is the only novel written by English author M. R. James, who is best known for his ghost stories. The Five Jars is a peculiarly surreal fantasy originally written for children but thrilling enough for adult readers. While he is out walking, the narrator is...

  30. Omslagsbild: Broke and in love av

    Broke and in love

    Pank och kär - nu på engelska! Varje onsdag kväll spelar Tobias gitarr på en kurs. Alla tjejer gillar en kille som spelar gitarr. Helst vill Tobias att Leila ska gilla honom. Typiskt Tobias då, att han glömt bankkort och pengar hemma när Leila och han stöter på...

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