R! R-r-r! With a wonderfully funny introduction by award-winning author Eoin Colfer, Treasure Island is one of the twenty brilliant classic stories being reissued in Puffin Classics in March 2015.
Ever think about tossing it all, running away, and living a simple life in a cabin in the woods? Thoreau did, in the mid-1800s, and then wrote this -- part how-to manual, part spiritual discovery.
Free. Merry Christmas to all, and to all a good night.
Stephen King chose this book when asked by the National Book Foundation to name "The Book that Changed My Life." Suzanne Collins, author of The Hunger Games, said "Lord of the Flies is one of my favorite books. That was a big influence on me as a teenager, I still read it every couple of years."
Since its original publication in 1936, Gone With the Windâ€”winner of the Pulitzer Prize and one of the bestselling novels of all timeâ€”has been heralded by readers everywhere as The Great American Novel.