Serial Reader - New Books Books recently added to Serial Reader - Classic books in daily bits for iOS and Android https://www.serialreader.org/feeds/new-books.rss 2019-06-11 13:31:34+00:00 "Open the Door!" by Catherine Carswell tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cffad365c4feba493d6b1fd/open-the-door 2019-06-11 13:31:34+00:00 2019-06-11 13:31:34+00:00 Catherine Carswell https://www.serialreader.org/5cffad365c4feba493d6b1fd/open-the-door Published 1920. The coming of age of Joanna Bannerman in Glasgow, "an incisive female analysis of society and sexuality."

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"Scarhaven Keep" by J.S. Fletcher tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cfd16789f5fd556dcd6b1fd/scarhaven-keep 2019-06-09 14:23:52+00:00 2019-06-09 14:23:52+00:00 J.S. Fletcher https://www.serialreader.org/5cfd16789f5fd556dcd6b1fd/scarhaven-keep Published 1920. The mystery of a missing actor draws Richard Copplestone to Scarhaven and into its residents' web of secrets.

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"Commentaries on the Gallic War" by Julius Caesar tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cfd104b89c05859d4d6b1fd/commentaries-on-the-gallic-war 2019-06-09 13:57:31+00:00 2019-06-09 13:57:31+00:00 Julius Caesar https://www.serialreader.org/5cfd104b89c05859d4d6b1fd/commentaries-on-the-gallic-war Published 58 BC. An account of the conflicts between the Roman Empire and the peoples living in Gaul, Britain, and the lands east of the Rhine.

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"The Epic of Gilgamesh" by Various tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cfd0b70f60bb69e3cd6b1fd/the-epic-of-gilgamesh 2019-06-09 13:36:48+00:00 2019-06-09 13:36:48+00:00 Various https://www.serialreader.org/5cfd0b70f60bb69e3cd6b1fd/the-epic-of-gilgamesh Published 1920. The ancient Mesopotamian epic from four thousand years ago, one of the earliest works of literature, chronicling the life and adventures of Gilgamesh, king of Uruk.

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"Journal of the Plague Year" by Daniel Defoe tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5ce9707d3666ac0986f22bbc/journal-of-the-plague-year 2019-05-25 16:42:37+00:00 2019-05-25 16:42:37+00:00 Daniel Defoe https://www.serialreader.org/5ce9707d3666ac0986f22bbc/journal-of-the-plague-year Published 1722. A vivid chronicle of the Great Plague sweeping through London in 1665 as fear and death grip the city.

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"The Conquest of Bread" by Peter Kropotkin tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5ce8b1113666ac1301f22bbc/the-conquest-of-bread 2019-05-25 03:05:53+00:00 2019-05-25 03:05:53+00:00 Peter Kropotkin https://www.serialreader.org/5ce8b1113666ac1301f22bbc/the-conquest-of-bread Published 1892. A classic of political anarchist literature, outlining Kropotkin's perceived defects of capitalism.

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"Bhagavad Gita" by Anonymous tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5ce7424e3666ac46d1f22bbc/bhagavad-gita 2019-05-24 01:01:02+00:00 2019-05-24 01:01:02+00:00 Anonymous https://www.serialreader.org/5ce7424e3666ac46d1f22bbc/bhagavad-gita Published 400 BC. One of the most well known Hindu texts touching on a wide range of spiritual topics, perhaps most prominently the importance of selflessness.

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"The House of Pride" by Jack London tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5ce73f4b3666ac3e11f22bbc/the-house-of-pride 2019-05-24 00:48:11+00:00 2019-05-24 00:48:11+00:00 Jack London https://www.serialreader.org/5ce73f4b3666ac3e11f22bbc/the-house-of-pride Published 1912. A collection of six stories set in Hawaii.

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"Hawaiian Folk Tales" by Various tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5ce73c5c3666ac33f9f22bbc/hawaiian-folk-tales 2019-05-24 00:35:40+00:00 2019-05-24 00:35:40+00:00 Various https://www.serialreader.org/5ce73c5c3666ac33f9f22bbc/hawaiian-folk-tales Published 1907. An anthology of Hawaiian folklore by various authors collected by Thomas G. Thrum.

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"Aesop's Fables" by Aesop tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5ce7317a3666ac1aa8f22bbc/aesop-s-fables 2019-05-23 23:49:14+00:00 2019-05-23 23:49:14+00:00 Aesop https://www.serialreader.org/5ce7317a3666ac1aa8f22bbc/aesop-s-fables Published 600 BC. The classic treasured collection of tales and fables, most with a moral or lesson, including The Fox and the Grapes, The Tortoise and the Hare, and The Boy Who Cried Wolf.

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"The Legends and Myths of Hawai'i" by David Kalakaua tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5ce728693666ac7ddbf22bbc/the-legends-and-myths-of-hawai-i 2019-05-23 23:10:33+00:00 2019-05-23 23:10:33+00:00 David Kalakaua https://www.serialreader.org/5ce728693666ac7ddbf22bbc/the-legends-and-myths-of-hawai-i Published 1888. A collection of Hawaiian history and folklore assembled by King Kalakaua, the penultimate monarch of the Kingdom of Hawai'i.

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"Beauty and the Beast" by Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cc724363666ac76d7d1ccef/beauty-and-the-beast 2019-04-29 16:20:06+00:00 2019-04-29 16:20:06+00:00 Gabrielle-Suzanne Barbot de Villeneuve https://www.serialreader.org/5cc724363666ac76d7d1ccef/beauty-and-the-beast Published 1740. The classic fairy tale of Beauty and her imprisonment in the enchanted castle of a cursed beast.

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"Faust" by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cc71a883666ac4f1bd1ccef/faust 2019-04-29 15:38:48+00:00 2019-04-29 15:38:48+00:00 Johann Wolfgang von Goethe https://www.serialreader.org/5cc71a883666ac4f1bd1ccef/faust Published 1808. Both parts of Goethe's famous tragic play, in which a disillusioned scholar makes a deal with a devil.

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"The House of the Vampire" by George Sylvester Viereck tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cc4cbb63666ac5207e2ff72/the-house-of-the-vampire 2019-04-27 21:37:58+00:00 2019-04-27 21:37:58+00:00 George Sylvester Viereck https://www.serialreader.org/5cc4cbb63666ac5207e2ff72/the-house-of-the-vampire Published 1907. A classic Victorian gothic horror story, one of the first to include vampires that do more than feed off blood.

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"Unveiling a Parallel" by Alice Ilgenfritz Jones & Ella Merchant tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cc4c7ba3666ac454ae2ff71/unveiling-a-parallel 2019-04-27 21:20:58+00:00 2019-04-27 21:20:58+00:00 Alice Ilgenfritz Jones & Ella Merchant https://www.serialreader.org/5cc4c7ba3666ac454ae2ff71/unveiling-a-parallel Published 1893. A satirical feminist utopian novel contrasting two societies on Mars, both with equality between the sexes.

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"Surrealist Manifesto" by André Breton tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cc4b5613666ac0544e2ff71/surrealist-manifesto 2019-04-27 20:02:41+00:00 2019-04-27 20:02:41+00:00 André Breton https://www.serialreader.org/5cc4b5613666ac0544e2ff71/surrealist-manifesto Published 1924. A discussion on defining surrealism and how to apply it to poetry, literature, and everyday life.

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"Clarissa" by Samuel Richardson tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cbf0c513666ac365d493c6a/clarissa 2019-04-23 13:00:01+00:00 2019-04-23 13:00:01+00:00 Samuel Richardson https://www.serialreader.org/5cbf0c513666ac365d493c6a/clarissa Published 1748. An epistolary novel of Clarissa's quest for virtue in spite of her family's machinations and the dangerous Robert Lovelace.

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"The Social Contract" by Jean-Jacques Rousseau tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cbc9f103666ac0af4493c6b/the-social-contract 2019-04-21 16:49:20+00:00 2019-04-21 16:49:20+00:00 Jean-Jacques Rousseau https://www.serialreader.org/5cbc9f103666ac0af4493c6b/the-social-contract Published 1762. Rousseau explores the possibility that a "contract" between people be the source of sovereign power, not systems such as monarchies. His ideas would help inspire political revolt through Europe.

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"The Tell-Tale Heart and Other Tales" by Edgar Allan Poe tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cb91f083666ac1e28ad84aa/the-tell-tale-heart-and-other-tales 2019-04-19 01:06:16+00:00 2019-04-19 01:06:16+00:00 Edgar Allan Poe https://www.serialreader.org/5cb91f083666ac1e28ad84aa/the-tell-tale-heart-and-other-tales Published 1843. A collection of stories by Poe including The Tell-Tale Heart, The Masque of the Red Death, The Premature Burial and more.

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"Parnassus on Wheels" by Christopher Morley tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cb331183666ac668dc81b18/parnassus-on-wheels 2019-04-14 13:09:44+00:00 2019-04-14 13:09:44+00:00 Christopher Morley https://www.serialreader.org/5cb331183666ac668dc81b18/parnassus-on-wheels Published 1917. Helen McGill buys a traveling bookstore - partly to spite her brother - and heads out on a strange adventure.

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"With Her in Ourland" by Charlotte Perkins Gilman tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cb20a2f3666ac01e508befe/with-her-in-ourland 2019-04-13 16:11:27+00:00 2019-04-13 16:11:27+00:00 Charlotte Perkins Gilman https://www.serialreader.org/5cb20a2f3666ac01e508befe/with-her-in-ourland Published 1916. A sequel to Gilman's utopian feminist novel Herland, here the characters return to the real world of 1916.

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"Moving the Mountain" by Charlotte Perkins Gilman tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cb208213666ac7c8508befe/moving-the-mountain 2019-04-13 16:02:41+00:00 2019-04-13 16:02:41+00:00 Charlotte Perkins Gilman https://www.serialreader.org/5cb208213666ac7c8508befe/moving-the-mountain Published 1911. A feminist utopian novel envisioning an America of 1940 "beyond Socialism" with no poverty and wide ranging equality.

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"Little Dorrit" by Charles Dickens tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cb1ff583666ac626c08beff/little-dorrit 2019-04-13 15:25:12+00:00 2019-04-13 15:25:12+00:00 Charles Dickens https://www.serialreader.org/5cb1ff583666ac626c08beff/little-dorrit Published 1855. Returning to England after many years, Arthur Clennam takes interest in Amy Dorrit and her father, locked away in a debtors prison.

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"Metamorphoses" by Ovid tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cb1edd23666ac30e308befe/metamorphoses 2019-04-13 14:10:26+00:00 2019-04-13 14:10:26+00:00 Ovid https://www.serialreader.org/5cb1edd23666ac30e308befe/metamorphoses Published 8 AD. A poetic chronicle of the history of the world, lacing together hundreds of myths and stories. One of the most influential works in Western culture.

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"Three Stories and Ten Poems" by Ernest Hemingway tag:www.serialreader.org:/book/5cb1e8863666ac23d008befe/three-stories-and-ten-poems 2019-04-13 13:47:50+00:00 2019-04-13 13:47:50+00:00 Ernest Hemingway https://www.serialreader.org/5cb1e8863666ac23d008befe/three-stories-and-ten-poems Published 1923. A collection of short works by Hemingway including "Up in Michigan" and "My Old Man."

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