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Dope Sax Rohmer

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Lilith George MacDonald

“Equal if not superior to the best of Poe”, raved poet W. H. Auden about this classic Victorian novel. A fantasy novel for adults that’s rich with symbol...view book »

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Under Milk Wood Dylan Thomas

During one night the audience are invited to witness the dreams of various people in the Welsh seaside town of Llaregyb including, amongst others, Captai...view book »

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The High Window Raymond Chandler

Philip Marlowe’s client, a dried-up husk of a woman, wants him to recover a rare gold coin called a Brasher Doubloon, missing from her late husband’s col...view book »

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The Croquet Player H. G. Wells

This allegorical satire about a man fleeing from his evil dreams was written under the influence of the Spanish Civil War. The croquet player, comfortabl...view book »

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Emily of New Moon L. M. Montgomery

Emily Starr never knew what it was to be lonely——until her beloved father died. Now Emily’s an orphan, and her mother’s snobbish relatives are taking her...view book »

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The Slithering Shadow

Robert E. Howard

The Slithering Shadow (also known as Xuthal of the Dusk) is one of the original short stories starring the fictional sword and sorcery hero Conan the Cimmerian, written by American author Robert E. Howard and first published in the Weird Tales magazine. It is set in the pseudo-historical Hyborian Age and concerns Conan finding a lost city in a remote desert and encountering therein a Lovecraftian-esque demon known as Thog.

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