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From Farm to Fortune; or, Nat Nason's Strange Experience By Horatio Alger
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Horatio Alger Jr. (/ˈældʒər/; January 13,... More > 1832 – July 18, 1899) was a prolific 19th-century American author, best known for his many young-adult fiction novels about impoverished boys and their rise from humble backgrounds to lives of middle-class security and comfort through hard work, determination, courage, and honesty. His writings were characterized by the "rags to riches" narrative, which had a formative effect on America during the Gilded Age.Essentially, all of Alger's juvenile novels share the same theme, known as the "Horatio Alger myth": a teenage boy works hard to escape poverty. Often though, it is not the hard work itself that rescues the boy from his fate, but rather some extraordinary act of bravery or honesty. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horatio_Alger< Less
Herzegovina Or, Omer Pacha and the Christian Rebels By George Arbuthnot
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Col. George Arbuthnot of Norton Court, Gloucester, DL JP MP (9... More > January/June 1836 – 26 December 1912) was a British politician.Born in Madras, India, he was the son of John Alves Arbuthnot of Coworth Park, Old Windsor, Sunningdale, Berkshire, and wife and cousin Mary Arbuthnot.Arbuthnot was Member of Parliament for Hereford from 1871 to 1874 and from 1878 to 1880. He served in the Royal Horse Artillery, reaching the rank of Colonel, and was Justice of Peace of Herefordshire and Gloucestershire, and Deputy Lieutenant for Herefordshire.He was buried with his wife at Holy Trinity Churchyard, Sunningdale, Berkshire.On 12 October 1870 he married Caroline Emma Nepean Aitchison (Norwood, London, 1848 – 16 March 1927), daughter of Captain Andrew Nepean Aitchison (Bombay, 13 June 1816, bap. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Arbuthnot_(politician)< Less
The Errand Boy; Or, How Phil Brent Won Success By Horatio Alger
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Horatio Alger Jr. (/ˈældʒər/; January 13,... More > 1832 – July 18, 1899) was a prolific 19th-century American author, best known for his many young-adult fiction novels about impoverished boys and their rise from humble backgrounds to lives of middle-class security and comfort through hard work, determination, courage, and honesty. His writings were characterized by the "rags to riches" narrative, which had a formative effect on America during the Gilded Age.Essentially, all of Alger's juvenile novels share the same theme, known as the "Horatio Alger myth": a teenage boy works hard to escape poverty. Often though, it is not the hard work itself that rescues the boy from his fate, but rather some extraordinary act of bravery or honesty. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horatio_Alger< Less
Paul the Peddler; Or, The Fortunes of a Young Street Merchant By Horatio Alger
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Horatio Alger, Jr. (/ˈældʒər/; January 13,... More > 1832 – July 18, 1899) was a prolific 19th-century American author, best known for his many young-adult fiction novels about impoverished boys and their rise from humble backgrounds to lives of middle-class security and comfort through hard work, determination, courage, and honesty. His writings were characterized by the "rags to riches" narrative, which had a formative effect on America during the Gilded Age.Essentially, all of Alger's juvenile novels share the same theme, known as the "Horatio Alger myth": a teenage boy works hard to escape poverty. Often though, it is not the hard work itself that rescues the boy from his fate, but rather some extraordinary act of bravery or honesty. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Horatio_Alger< Less
The Underdogs: A Novel of the Mexican Revolution By Mariano Azuela
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Mariano Azuela González (January 1, 1873 – March 1,... More > 1952) was a Mexican author and physician, best known for his fictional stories of the Mexican Revolution of 1910. He wrote novels, works for theatre and literary criticism. He is the first of the "novelists of the Revolution," and he influenced other Mexican novelists of social protest.Among Azuela's first published writing were some short pieces for the magazine Gil Blas Cómico, where he wrote under the pen name of "Beleño", and his writing published under the heading Impresiones de un estudiante (Impressions of a Student) in 1896. His first novel, Maria Luisa, was written in 1907, followed by Los fracasados (The Failures) in 1908, and Mala yerba (Weeds) in 1909. The theme of his beginning novels are about fate. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mariano_Azuela< Less
The Yellow Fairy Book By Andrew Lang
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Andrew Lang Petrie (25 June 1854 – 1 April 1928) was a... More > monumental mason and politician in Queensland, Australia. He was a Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly.Andrew Lang Petrie was born in Brisbane on 25 June 1854, the eldest son of John Petrie and Jane Keith McNaught.He married Margaret Aird, the daughter of John Aird and Margaret Ballantine, in Brisbane on 4 January 1877. They had the following children:His wife Margaret died in Brisbane on 9 November 1883 aged 30 years, probably from complications of childbirth, and is buried in Toowong Cemetery with other members of her Aird family.On 14 April 1886 in Brisbane, he remarried, this time to Eliza Anne Agnes Luya (born 3 December 1862). Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Lang_Petrie< Less
Common Sense By Thomas Paine
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Common Sense is an American reggae and alternative rock band from Orange County, California. They are known for playing in the Mercury Mariner commercial. Since their formation in 1987, they have... More > released five albums under their own label, Common Sense Records. They perform periodically at the Belly Up Tavern in Solana Beach, California, and have, in the past, been members of the summer music and sports festival, Warped Tour.They are also known for making the Chicago rapper formerly known as Common Sense, change his name to Common over legal issues.Full-length albums: Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Common_Sense_(band) Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Thomas Paine (January 29, 1737 – June 8, 1809) was an English-American political activist, philosopher, political theorist, and revolutionary. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Thomas_Paine< Less
The Orange Fairy Book By Andrew Lang
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Andrew Lang Petrie (25 June 1854 – 1 April 1928) was a... More > monumental mason and politician in Queensland, Australia. He was a Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly.Andrew Lang Petrie was born in Brisbane on 25 June 1854, the eldest son of John Petrie and Jane Keith McNaught.He married Margaret Aird, the daughter of John Aird and Margaret Ballantine, in Brisbane on 4 January 1877. They had the following children:His wife Margaret died in Brisbane on 9 November 1883 aged 30 years, probably from complications of childbirth, and is buried in Toowong Cemetery with other members of her Aird family.On 14 April 1886 in Brisbane, he remarried, this time to Eliza Anne Agnes Luya (born 3 December 1862). Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Lang_Petrie< Less
The Lilac Fairy Book By Andrew Lang
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Andrew Lang Petrie (25 June 1854 – 1 April 1928) was a... More > monumental mason and politician in Queensland, Australia. He was a Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly.Andrew Lang Petrie was born in Brisbane on 25 June 1854, the eldest son of John Petrie and Jane Keith McNaught.He married Margaret Aird, the daughter of John Aird and Margaret Ballantine, in Brisbane on 4 January 1877. They had the following children:His wife Margaret died in Brisbane on 9 November 1883 aged 30 years, probably from complications of childbirth, and is buried in Toowong Cemetery with other members of her Aird family.On 14 April 1886 in Brisbane, he remarried, this time to Eliza Anne Agnes Luya (born 3 December 1862). Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Lang_Petrie< Less
The Crimson Fairy Book By Andrew Lang
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Andrew Lang Petrie (25 June 1854 – 1 April 1928) was a... More > monumental mason and politician in Queensland, Australia. He was a Member of the Queensland Legislative Assembly.Andrew Lang Petrie was born in Brisbane on 25 June 1854, the eldest son of John Petrie and Jane Keith McNaught.He married Margaret Aird, the daughter of John Aird and Margaret Ballantine, in Brisbane on 4 January 1877. They had the following children:His wife Margaret died in Brisbane on 9 November 1883 aged 30 years, probably from complications of childbirth, and is buried in Toowong Cemetery with other members of her Aird family.On 14 April 1886 in Brisbane, he remarried, this time to Eliza Anne Agnes Luya (born 3 December 1862). Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Andrew_Lang_Petrie< Less

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The Auctioneer's Apprentice  A Parable For Living An Abundant Life The Auctioneer's... By Chad Coe
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