The Odyssey

Homer's epic tale of the warrior Odysseus's decades-long struggle to return home after the Trojan War is simply and beautifully retold, with all the drama intact. Young readers...

The Odyssey

The Trojan War is over and Odysseus, the cunning King of Ithaca, sets out for home, his wife Penelope and his son Telemachus. It proves a long, 10-year journey, fraught with...

The Odyssey

Homer's masterpiece tells the story of Odysseus, the ideal Greek hero, as he travels home to Ithaca after the Trojan War, a journey of 10 years and countless thrilling adventures....

A Summary Of The Meditations Of Marcus Aurelius

This is a summary of Marcus Aurelius’ Meditations. Meditations is essentially a scrapbook of thoughts written over a 19-year period, it’s not ordered and it repeats itself...

Carrying Albert Home

Elsie Lavender and Homer Hickam Sr.—the future parents of Homer Hickam Jr.—were high school sweethearts during the Great Depression. When Homer asked for her hand,...

Crescent

She was born to kill, born to die. Crescent is a crowhopper - a genetically modified mercenary programmed for ruthless warfare. When she's taken prisoner by Crater Trueblood...

Crater: Trueblood And the Lunar Rescue Company

Crater Trueblood has to rescue his ex-girlfriend . . . and the entire human race.Maria Medaris - gorgeous, powerful, and high-maintenance - is the 21-year-old matriarch of the...

Rocket Boys: A Memoir [abridged]

Until I began to build and launch rockets, I didn't know my hometown was at war with itself over its children, and that my parents were locked in a kind of bloodless combat over...

Carrying Albert Home The Somewhat True Story of a Man, His Wife, and Her Alligator

Elsie Lavender and Homer Hickam Sr.-the future parents of Homer Hickam Jr.-were high school sweethearts during the Great Depression. When Homer asked for her hand, Elsie instead...

The Iliad A New Translation by Caroline Alexander

With her virtuoso translation, classicist and bestselling author Caroline Alexander brings to life Homer’s timeless epic of the Trojan WarComposed around 730 B.C.,...

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