William Golding Lord of the Flies kitap "Lord of the Flies" is a novel that has captivated schoolchildren ever since it was first published in 1954. A teacher himself, Golding clearly understood what excites and interests children. It is not only a gripping story, with strong, sympathetic
J. B. Priestley An Inspector Calls and Other Plays kitap An Inspector Calls, first produced in 1946 when society was undergoing sweeping transformations, has recently enjoyed an enormously successful revival. While holding its audience with the gripping tension of a detective thriller, it is also a
H. G. Wells The Time Machine kitap 'I had made myself the most complicated and the most hopeles trap that ever a man devised' When a Victorian scientist propels himself into the year 802,70 AD, he is initially delighted to find that suffering has been replaced by beauty, contentment and
George Orwell Animal Farm kitap It is the history of a revolution that went wrong - and of the excellent excuses that were forthcoming at every step for the perversion of the original doctrine,' wrote Orwell for the first edition of Animal Farm in 1945. Orwell wrote the novel at the
Charles Dickens A Tale of Two Cities kitap Charles Dickens's A Tale of Two Cities portrays a world on fire, split between Paris and London during the brutal and bloody events of the French Revolution. This Penguin Classics edition of is edited with an introduction and notes by Richard Maxwell.
William Shakespeare Othello kitap 'Look to her, Moor, if thou hast eyes to see. She has deceived her father, and may thee' A soldier of great standing and a newly married man, Othello seems to be in an enviable position. And yet, when his supposed friend sows doubts in his mind about his
Niccolo Machiavelli The Portable Machiavelli kitap Edited and translated by Peter Bondanella and Mark Musa, "The Portable Machiavelli" not only gives the casual reader a chance to read different personal and professional works of Machiavelli, but also strives to do away with many of the myths that have
Gabriel Garcia Marquez One Hundred Years Of Solitude kitap 'Dazzling'-The New York Times Gabriel Garcia Marquez's great masterpiece is the story of seven generations of the Buendia family and of Macondo, the town they have built. Though littler more than a settlement surrounded by mountains, Macondo has its wars
John Steinbeck The Pearl kitap The Pearl is Steinbeck's flawless parable about wealth and the evil it can bring. When Kino, an Indian pearl-diver, finds ‘the Pearl of the world' he believes that his life will be magically transformed. He will marry Juana in church and their little
Karl Marx Capital: Volume 3 kitap Although Marx never lived to complete Volume 3 of Das Kapital, its trenchant conclusions aroused controversy even before publication and have ramained deeply controversial to thes day.For although Volumes 1 and 2, as Ernest Mandel argues in his
Karl Marx Capital: Volume 1 kitap Das Kapital, originally intended as an unbelievably ambitious (and never completed) six-volume work, represents one of the key landmarks in the scientific understanding of capitalist development, bourgeois society and the economics of class conflict.