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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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    The captain of the pole star, and other tales

    The Captain of the Pole Star, and Other Tales is a collection of early Sir Arthur Conan Doyle short stories. This collection includes stories of mystery, comedy, shipwrecks and fantasy.  Stories included are: - The Captain of the “Pole Star” - J. Habakuk Jephson's...

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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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    Flirting

    Boken Flörten - nu på engelska! Ebba och Filip sjunger i kör. Ebba har förälskat sig i Filip men vet inte hur hon ska närma sig honom. För hur säger man till någon att man är kär? Ebbas kompis säger skämtsamt ”Du kanske ska flörta”. Ebba följer hennes...

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    The getting of wisdom

    The Getting of Wisdom, by Henry Handel Richardson, tells the story of Laura Rambotham, a 12-year-old girl who is just starting at her boarding school. The author's family lived in various Victorian towns and from the age of 13 to 17 Richardson attended boarding school at...

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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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    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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    Manhattan

    42-åriga Isaac Davis (Woody Allen) har precis sagt upp sig från sitt jobb som halvhjärtad skribent åt en dålig tv-serie för att istället satsa på sin egen författarkarriär, ett beslut som han genast ångrade. Hans liv är kantat av misslyckade relationer. Hans...

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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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    Anna Karenina

    Anna Karenina is a novel by the Russian writer Leo Tolstoy, published 1878. Widely regarded as a pinnacle in realist fiction, Tolstoy considered Anna Karenina his first true novel, when he came to consider War and Peace to be more than a novel. Fyodor Dostoyevsky...

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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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    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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    The invisible Man

    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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    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 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 death of Stalin

    1953 dör plötsligt Stalin och en hissnande maktkamp mellan Beria, Chrustjev och General Zhukov tar sin början. Regissören Armando Iannucci, känd för de politiska tv-serierna The thick of it och Veep, har skapat en farsliknande komedi där samtliga misstror varandra...

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    Wind river

    Taylor Sheridan (manusförfattare till Sicario samt Hell or High Water) regidebuterar med denna thriller som utspelar sig i Wyoming. En flicka av uramerikanskt ursprung hittas död av lokale viltvårdaren Cory Lambert (Jeremy Renner). För att lösa fallet skickar FBI...

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    A daughter of the snows

    A Daughter of the Snows is Jack London's first novel, published in 1902. Set in the Yukon, it tells the story of Frona Welse, a strong and interesting heroine, "a Stanford graduate and physical Valkyrie" who heads to the Yukon gold fields after creating a stir in her...

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    Ghost stories of an antiquary Vol. 1

    Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 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 quiet, scholarly...

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    The monster men

    The Monster Men is a science fiction novel by american author Edgar Rice Burroughs. Dr. Arthur Maxon has a dream: to create an artificial human being! So the Doctor and his assistant, Carl von Horn begin their experiments, growing several living creatures in chemical...

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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 man who found the truth

    The Man Who Found the Truth is a novel by Russian author Leonid Nikolayevich Andreyev, an acclaimed Russian playwright and writer of short fiction, who was noted for the darkness in his work. An old man, accused of having murdered his family as a young man, spends a...

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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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    Against the grain or against Nature

    Against The Grain, or Against Nature is a novel by the French writer Joris-Karl Huysmans. “THE BOOK THAT DORIAN GRAY LOVED AND THAT INSPIRED OSCAR WILDE”. Such is the enticing epigraph of one early translation of Huysmans’ cult novel of 1884, which is also...

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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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    Satan's diary

    Satan's Diary is a novel by Russian author Leonid Nikolayevich Andreyev, an acclaimed Russian playwright and writer of short fiction, who was noted for the darkness in his work. Satan's Diary, Andreyev's last work, was completed by the great Russian a few days before he...

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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 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 millionaire...

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    The three impostors

    The Three Impostors; or, The Transmutations is an episodic horror novel by Welsh writer Arthur Machen. The novel comprises several weird tales and culminates in a final denouement of deadly horror, connected with a secret society devoted to debauched pagan rites. The...

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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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    Ghost stories of an antiquary P. 2

    More Ghost Stories of an Antiquary 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 quiet,...

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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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    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...

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    The spiral staircase Spiraltrappan

    I Vermont, tidigt 1900-tal, går en seriemördare lös. Offren verkar vara kvinnor med olika typer av funktionshinder och grevinnan Mrs. Warren börjar misstänka att hennes stumma hushållerska har anledning att vara orolig. Förgäves försöker hon flytta...

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    The evil guest

    The Evil Guest is a gothic mystery novel by J. Sheridan Le Fanu. Le Fanu’s inimitable style continues with The Evil Guest, a murder mystery fraught with dark imagery and mysterious characters. An unwanted guest visiting a dreary and isolated home is murdered; the...

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