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  • Treasure Island (Paperback)

    Treasure Island (Paperback)

    $2.99

    "Masterfully crafted, Treasure Island is a stunning yarn of piracy on the fiery tropic seas—an unforgettable tale of treachery that embroils a host of legendary swashbucklers from honest young Jim Hawkins to sinister, two-timing Israel Hands to evil incarnate, blind Pew. But above all, Treasure Island is a complex study of good and evil as embodied by that hero-villain Long John Silver, the merry, unscrupulous buccaneer-rogue whose greedy lust for gold cannot help but win the heart of everyone who ever longed for romance, treasure, and adventure." — From the Back Cover

  • Clear and Present Danger (Hardback)

    Clear and Present Danger (Hardback)

    $7.95

    "Clancy is known for his abilities to take technical details and weave them into a gripping and fascinating story. Here, he is in top form as he takes Jack Ryan through his paces, including an incredible heart-stopping scene on a Russian runway. Stunning." — Associated Press

  • The Swiss Family Robinson (Paperback)

    The Swiss Family Robinson (Paperback)

    $3.99

    "The enchanting story of a shipwrecked family—a minister, his wife, and four sons, Fritz, Ernest, Francis and Jack—who are cast up on a desert island, build a wonderful house in a tree, and survive so cleverly and happily apart from the world that they never want to be rescued." — From the Back Cover

  • The Giver (Paperback)

    The Giver (Paperback)

    $3.49

    "The story of Jonas, a young boy of twelve years, who is selected to become his community's 'Giver.' The Giver is the member of the community who 'alone holds the memories of the true pain and pleasure of life.'" — Portions From the Back Cover

  • Around the World in Eighty Days (Paperback)

    Around the World in Eighty Days (Paperback)

    $2.49

    "Realistically utilizing nearly every means of transportation known in the 1870s, Around the World in Eighty Days generated enchantment with scientific progress—and its delightful mixture of fantasy, comedy, and dazzling suspense has kept it a perennially superb entertainment." — From the Back Cover

  • The Hunt for Red October: A Novel (Hardback)

    The Hunt for Red October: A Novel (Hardback)

    $7.95

    "Red October is first-rate by any standards. A superb example of a highly technical thriller which also contains a superb story. I couldn't put it down." — Jack Higgins, Author of The Eagle Has Landed and Exocet

  • Where the Red Fern Grows (Paperback)

    Where the Red Fern Grows (Paperback)

    $2.99

    "An exciting tale of love and adventure you'll never forget." — From the Back Cover

  • The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom (Paperback)

    The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom (Paperback)

    $6.99

    "It is filled with the spirit of human dignity and the courage of men seeking freedom." — Los Angeles Times

  • The Red Badge of Courage (Paperback)

    The Red Badge of Courage (Paperback)

    $2.25

    "What makes The Red Badge of Courage so remarkable, and a pioneer in the literature of war, is that it was written entirely from instinct by a young newspaperman in his early twenties who had never seen a war." — Alfred Kazin in the Introduction

  • My Side of the Mountain (Paperback)

    My Side of the Mountain (Paperback)

    $3.59

    "An extraordinary book ... it will be read year after year." — The Horn Book

  • The Complete Works of William Shakespeare

    The Complete Works of William Shakespeare (Hardback)

    $19.95

    "Not marble, nor the gilded monuments / Of princes shall outlive this powerful rhyme." — William Shakespeare, "Sonnet 55"

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