Cyfroteka.pl

klikaj i czytaj online

Cyfro
Czytomierz
00104 002221 20861567 na godz. na dobę w sumie

A Shower of Silver - ebook/epub

A Shower of Silver - ebook/epub
A Shower of Silver - ebook/epub
Max Brand-20%
Ventigo Media
A train passenger is framed for murder, and a young man tries to help a young, newlywed couple but not everything is what is at first seems in this thriller. Whichever side of the law theyre on, the unforgettable characters in this tale will fight for what they believe... and to survive. Frederick Schiller Faust (1892-1944) was an American author best known for his thoughtful Westerns under the pen name Max Brand. Prolific in many genres, he wrote historical novels, detective mysteries, pulp fiction stories and many more.
Wszystkie kategorie Tylko dla dzieci i młodzieży Tylko pozostałe kategorie
Książki podobne do wybranej publikacji
Above the Law - ebook/epub
Above the Law - ebook/epub
Max Brand-20%
Ventigo Media

Frederick Schiller Faust (1892-1944) was an American author best known for his thoughtful Westerns under the pen name Max Brand. Prolific in many genres, he wrote historical novels, detective mysteries, pulp fiction stories and many more. In his first western tale, Above the Law... Max Brand, villain, the bandit Black Jim, has the books of Scott, Shakespeare, Poe, Byron, Malory at his bunk. Poetic passages are found in practically every Max story...

The Pearls of Bonfadini - ebook/epub
The Pearls of Bonfadini - ebook/epub
Max Brand-20%
Ventigo Media

Max Brand (1892-1944) is the best-known pen name of widely acclaimed author Frederick Faust, creator of Destry, Dr. Kildare, and other beloved fictional characters. Prolific in many genres he wrote historical novels, detective mysteries, pulp fiction stories and many more. His love for mythology was a constant source of inspiration for his fiction, and it has been speculated that these classical influences accounted in some part for his success...

The Red Bandanna - ebook/epub
The Red Bandanna - ebook/epub
George Owen Baxter-20%
Ventigo Media

Frederick Schiller Faust (May 29, 1892 - May 12, 1944) was an American author known primarily for his thoughtful and literary Westerns under the pen name Max Brand. This is one of his novels. Clancy Morgan must learn how to shoot a gun when his best friend is unjustly accused of murder; John Manner, on the lam from the law, finds a new identity in the frozen Arctic. The plot is well constructed with well drawn subsidiary characters and provides...

Soft Metal - ebook/epub
Soft Metal - ebook/epub
George Owen Baxter-20%
Ventigo Media

No writer captured the excitement, humanity, or adventure of the American West better than Max Brand. And nowhere was Brands talent more evident than in this Classic Western. Prolific in many genres he wrote historical novels, detective mysteries, pulp fiction stories and many more. In this one of his short novel, Soft Metal, Larry Givain, fleeing from a posse, meets a beautiful woman at a deserted cabin belonging to one of the men in the posse...

Billy Angel, Trouble Lover - ebook/epub
Billy Angel, Trouble Lover - ebook/epub
Max Brand-20%
Ventigo Media

Max Brand (1892-1944) is the best-known pen name of widely acclaimed author Frederick Faust, creator of Destry, Dr. Kildare, and other beloved fictional characters. Orphaned at an early age, Faust studied at the University of California, Berkeley. He became one of the most prolific writers of our time but abandoned writing at age fifty-one to become a war correspondent in World War II, where he was killed while serving in Italy...

Wild Freedom - ebook/epub
Wild Freedom - ebook/epub
Max Brand-20%
Ventigo Media

Freedom can mean a lot of things, but the hardest to earn and most rewarding will always be wild freedom. Max Brand turned Westerns into an art form with cleverly crafted tales like this one. An old-style cowboy and Indian tale involving Tom, an animal lover, and his romance with Gloria. Plot twists, adventure, suspense, romance and humor combine in this delightfully fulfilling read. Faust (Max Brand ) wrote more than 500 novels and over 400 short...

The Argonauts of North Liberty - ebook/epub
The Argonauts of North Liberty - ebook/epub
Bret Harte-20%
Ventigo Media

What starts out as a tale of peaceful domesticity takes a sudden turn when the protagonists are lured from Connecticut to California by the promise of striking it rich. This fascinating novella from American author Bret Harte is an engaging, easy read that will please fans of historical fiction or tales of the Old West. First published in 1888, it keeps the reader engrossed with its fast-paced narrative and surprising twists and turns in the plot...

Apache Gold. A Story of the Strange Southwest - ebook/epub
Apache Gold. A Story of the Strange Southwest - ebook/epub
Joseph A. Altsheler-20%
Ventigo Media

Apache Gold, A Story of the Strange Southwest is a rip-roaring tale of adventure set on the Arizona frontiers of the American Old West written by Joseph Alexander Altsheler (April 29, 1862 June 5, 1919). He was an American newspaper reporter, editor and author of popular juvenile historical fiction. An abiding classic of western literature, our hero in this tale is Charles Wayne, a young but strong and sharp lad who seeks adventure in the southwesterly...

15 Collected Westerns of Zane Grey. MultiBook - ebook/epub
15 Collected Westerns of Zane Grey. MultiBook - ebook/epub
-20%
Ventigo Media

Zane Gray was an American author, known on both sides of the ocean for his Westerns popular novels and adventure stories that represented a solid, idealized image of the Old West. From his pen came out over 60 books of westerns, on which more than 100 films were shot. The multibook includes the most read novels of the author, such as: Forlorn River, Nevada, Arizona Ames, Majestys Rancho, Knights of the Range...

Zig-Zags at the Zoo - ebook/epub
Zig-Zags at the Zoo - ebook/epub
Arthur Morrison-20%
Ventigo Media

Arthur Morrison was a prolific journalist and author best known for his detective fiction that featured the lawyer-detective Martin Hewitt, who was the most successful rival to Arthur Conan Doyles Sherlock Holmes. His realistic novels and stories are sober in tone, but the characters are portrayed with a Dickensian colorfulness. His attitude toward the people he described was paternalist, rather than radical...

Zig-Zags at the Zoo - ebook/epub
Zig-Zags at the Zoo - ebook/epub
Arthur Morrison-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

Arthur Morrison was a prolific journalist and author best known for his detective fiction that featured the lawyer-detective Martin Hewitt, who was the most successful rival to Arthur Conan Doyle’s Sherlock Holmes. His realistic novels and stories are sober in tone, but the characters are portrayed with a Dickensian colorfulness. His attitude toward the people he described was paternalist, rather than radical...

The Cheerful Smugglers - ebook/epub
The Cheerful Smugglers - ebook/epub
Ellis Parker Butler-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

Ellis Parker Butler was an American author in the first half of the 20th century. He was the author of more than 30 books and more than 2,000 stories and essays, and is most famous for his short story „Pigs is Pigs”. His writing spanned more than forty years and his stories, poems and articles were published in more than 225 magazines. More of this popular author’s fun, a bundle of absurd complications and ridiculous situations arising from...

Patty’s Motor Car - ebook/epub
Patty’s Motor Car - ebook/epub
Carolyn Wells-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

Patty enters a contest and wins an electric car, which she names „The Swift Camilla”. Then she and her family decide to buy a summer home on the beach. All of Patty’s friends come up for a visit. Patty turns 19 in this book. She’s still not socially considered an adult, but her relationships are starting to get slightly more complicated. First appearance of Mona Galbraith. „Patty’s Motor Car” is the ninth novel in the series of Patty...

A Lucky Dog - ebook/epub
A Lucky Dog - ebook/epub
Max Brand-20%
Ventigo Media

Seattle-born author who worked as a cowhand in California, attended Berkeley, joined then deserted the Canadian Army, and finally settled down to writing full-time. Max Brand was incredibly prolific and wrote numerous books under his birth name (Frederick Faust) and a variety of pseudonyms. He does it again in the eminently enjoyable novel A Lucky Dog. Hagger is a man on the run, a thief and would-be killer...

The Coming of the Law - ebook/epub
The Coming of the Law - ebook/epub
Charles Alden Seltzer-20%
Ventigo Media

Charles Alden Seltzer (15 August 18759 February 1942) was an American writer. He was a prolific author of western novels, had writing credits for more than a dozen film titles, and authored numerous stories published in magazines, most prominently in Argosy. The Coming of the Law is a story of a young eastern newspaper man who goes West to a small town, and takes charge of a run-down newspaper, fights against an association of cattle rustlers for...

Athabasca Bill. A Tale of the Far West - ebook/epub
Athabasca Bill. A Tale of the Far West - ebook/epub
Bessie Marchant-20%
Ventigo Media

In Alberta, Canada, young Freds family awaits the return of their father who is looking for a site for a new home for them. But just as he return, bloodhounds seeking the thief who stole a box containing hundreds of dollars trace the scent to Freds father. Fred sets out to find Athabasca Bill who may have information that will prove that his father is innocent. Elizabeth Marchant (18621941) was a prolific English writer who wrote in the style of...

Wildfire - ebook/epub
Wildfire - ebook/epub
Zane Grey-20%
Ventigo Media

Zane Grey (January 31, 1872 October 23, 1939) was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories that presented an idealized image of the American frontier, including the novel Riders of the Purple Sage, his best selling book. This is one of his stories. The story revolves around Lucy Bostil, a stable owners daughter who one day happens upon an unconscious Lin Slone. He never wants anything more than the wild stallion...

Two Little Women and Treasure House - ebook/epub
Two Little Women and Treasure House - ebook/epub
Carolyn Wells-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

A thrilling tale for younger ladies who love mysteries by Carolyn Wells. When Dotty Rose moves into the house next door to Dolly Fayre, the two 14 year old girls quickly become friends. We follow them through many of their adventures as they finish 8th grade and start high school. Table of contents: „Two Little Women”, „Two Little Women and Treasure House”, „Two Little Women on a Holiday”...

North of 36 - ebook/epub
North of 36 - ebook/epub
Emerson Hough-20%
Ventigo Media

North of 36 is another magnificent novel by the author of The Covered Wagon. This is just a good old-fashioned western about the first cattle drive from Texas to Abilene. Emerson Hough (1857-1923) was an American author best known for writing western stories and historical novels. Houghs literary career grew out of his taking camping trips and writing about them for publication. His body of work eventually included 27 novels and hundreds of short...

Seven Mile House - ebook/epub
Seven Mile House - ebook/epub
Max Brand-20%
Ventigo Media

If you enjoy a fast moving Western dealing with vengeance and well-deserved payback, youll like 'The Seven Mile House' by Max Brand. Neatly plotted and briskly told, it illustrates Brands remarkable gift for storytelling. One of the greatest Western authors of all time. Max Brand leads the reader on a very authentic tale of the old west the way it was. Brands action-filled stories of adventure and heroism in the American West continue to entertain...

The Fate of a Crown - ebook/epub
The Fate of a Crown - ebook/epub
L. Frank Baum-20%
Ventigo Media

Need an adventure story with plots and counterplots? Intrigue? A love interest? Politics? Murder? Follow our young American hero, Robert Harcliffe, as he goes on the adventure of his lifetime. A young man just out of college goes to Brazil as secretary of the prime mover in the revolution, and by so doing begins a series of adventures that run from tragic to comic, ending with the success of the conspiracy...

The Man of the Forest - ebook/epub
The Man of the Forest - ebook/epub
Zane Grey-20%
Ventigo Media

Zane Grey (January 31, 1872 October 23, 1939) was an American author best known for his popular adventure novels and stories that presented an idealized image of the American frontier. This is one of his stories. Loner Milt Dale seeks solitude in the wild mountains of Arizona, and instead finds himself rescuing two young women from a kidnapping plot. He must lead the timid Helen and her wild hearted sister Bo away from danger...

The Fate of a Crown - ebook/epub
The Fate of a Crown - ebook/epub
L. Frank Baum-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

Need an adventure story with plots and counterplots? Intrigue? A love interest? Politics? Murder? Follow our young American hero, Robert Harcliffe, as he goes on the adventure of his lifetime. A young man just out of college goes to Brazil as secretary of the prime mover in the revolution, and by so doing begins a series of adventures that run from tragic to comic, ending with the success of the conspiracy...

The Staying Guest - ebook/epub
The Staying Guest - ebook/epub
Carolyn Wells-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

Carolyn Wells (June 18, 1862 – March 26, 1942) was an American author and poet. Wells wrote a total of more than 170 books. She was a well known author of children’s stories, until she began reading mystery stories written by Anna Katherine Green, and from then on she devoted her writings to puzzling mysteries in a similar vein. A new book by this popular author, and written in her best and most interest-compelling style...

Under the Lilacs - ebook/epub
Under the Lilacs - ebook/epub
Louisa May Alcott-20%
Ventigo Media

Under the Lilacs, published in 1878, is another lovely morality tale by Louisa May Alcott that centers around two young girls who are having a tea party with their dolls when they stumble upon a young boy and his dog who have run away from the circus. Ben and his trained dog, Sancho, run away from the circus and soon find a warm welcome in a kind community where spirited games are played. Theatricals and imaginative pageantry are all part of the...

Under the Lilacs - ebook/epub
Under the Lilacs - ebook/epub
Louisa May Alcott-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

„Under the Lilacs”, published in 1878, is another lovely morality tale by Louisa May Alcott that centers around two young girls who are having a tea party with their dolls when they stumble upon a young boy and his dog who have run away from the circus. Ben and his trained dog, Sancho, run away from the circus and soon find a warm welcome in a kind community where spirited games are played. Theatricals and imaginative pageantry are all part...

A Modern Cinderella - ebook/epub
A Modern Cinderella - ebook/epub
Louisa May Alcott-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

Louisa May Alcott created some fascinating short stories here. „A Modern Cinderella: or The Little Old Shoe And Other Stories” contains four short stories by Louisa May Alcott, the author of „Little Women”: „A Modern Cinderella”, „Debby’s Debut”, „The Brothers”, and „Nelly’s Hospital”. Like her more famous novels, Alcott tells stories of young women interacting with people and events from the late 1800s...

The Rainbow Trail - ebook/epub
The Rainbow Trail - ebook/epub
Zane Grey-20%
Ventigo Media

Originally published in 1915, The Rainbow Trail is the sequel to Riders of the Purple Sage. At the end of that famous novel, a huge boulder had rolled down to shut off the entrance to Surprise Valley, leaving Lassiter, Jane Withersteen, and little Fay Larkin to a singular fate. Twelve years later a young, disillusioned, ex-preacher in Illinois, hears about the wonderful secret canyon where a couple with their young foster daughter had fled to for...

A Modern Cinderella. Or, The Little Old Show and Other Stories - ebook/epub
A Modern Cinderella. Or, The Little Old Show and Other Stories - ebook/epub
Louisa May Alcott-20%
Ventigo Media

Louisa May Alcott created some fascinating short stories here. A Modern Cinderella: or The Little Old Shoe And Other Stories contains four short stories by Louisa May Alcott, the author of Little Women: A Modern Cinderella, Debbys Debut, The Brothers, and Nellys Hospital. Like her more famous novels, Alcott tells stories of young women interacting with people and events from the late 1800s. Louisa May Alcott bestows a truly amusing and thoroughly...

The Companions of Jehu - ebook/epub
The Companions of Jehu - ebook/epub
Alexandre Dumas-20%
Ventigo Media

Set out for a rollicking good time with Alexandre Dumas (1802-1870), the renowned French author who created timeless classics such as The Three Musketeers, The Count of Monte Cristo and The Man in the Iron Mask. Les Compagnons de Jehu (The Companions of Jehu) tale is based loosely on a historical account of a band of young aristocrats-turned-highwaymen that continuously steals the money of the Directoire in order to finance the restoration of monarchy...

Barnaby Rudge. A Tale of the Riots of Eighty - ebook/epub
Barnaby Rudge. A Tale of the Riots of Eighty - ebook/epub
Charles Dickens-20%
Ventigo Media

Based around the Gordon riots of 1780 as seen through the eyes of the simple but good-hearted Barnaby Rudge. This is Dickens fifth novel and it was his first attempt to write an historical novel and was inspired by the Walter Scotts novels. It is the most neglected, but most rewarding tale of treachery, forbidden love, abduction and the dangerous power of the mob. Barnaby Rudge is a half-witted young innocent simpleton who is devoted to his talkative...

Further Chronicles of Avonlea - ebook/epub
Further Chronicles of Avonlea - ebook/epub
Lucy Maud Montgomery-20%
KtoCzyta.pl

„Further Chronicles of Avonlea” is another wonderful collection of charming Avonlea short stories by Lucy Maud Montgomery, ranging from the humorous to melodramatic, and every bit as enticing and delightful as the first book, „Chronicles of Avonlea”. Published in 1920, it includes fifteen short and entertaining, funny, and romantic stories relating to the inhabitants of the fictional Canadian village of Avonlea and its region...

Sketches of Young Couples - ebook/epub
Sketches of Young Couples - ebook/epub
Charles Dickens-20%
Ventigo Media

Sketches of Young Couples is similarly a relatively early and short work by Charles Dickens in which he outlines in a humorous and vaguely satirical way various types of couples (young, old and matured) in society under different subjects describing their actions, thoughts and decisions as couple. These subjects are chosen as a moral essay to raise the awareness and information in young couple for coming generation of both sexes...