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The scarlet plague —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.

The Scarlet Plague is a post-apocalyptic fiction novel written by Jack London and originally published in London Magazine in 1912.

The call of the wild —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.

"Californian family dog Buck is happy spending his days eating and sleeping. That is, until he is kidnapped, and is forced to work in the frozen north of Alaska as a sledge dog. Passed from owner to owner, Buck sets out ...

Love of life and other stories —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
Book On CD
2015
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John Griffith "Jack" London was an American author, journalist, and social activist. He was a pioneer in the then-burgeoning world of commercial magazine fiction and was one of the first fiction writers to obtain worldwi...

John Barleycorn —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2018

As close to an autobiography as Jack London ever wrote, John Barleycorn recounts the author's lifelong struggle with alcohol. In this brutally honest memoir, which takes its title from the British folksong that personifi...

To build a fire —Chabouté, 1967- author, illustrator.
Graphic Novel
2017
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Miles across the sunless Yukon toward the Klondike to search for gold, a man and a dog trek through the Great White North, struggling to survive nature's frigid indifference. The year 1896 is bleak for many as severe eco...

The call of the wild —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.

The adventures of a dog, stolen from his California ranch home, sold to traders, and trained to become a sled dog during the the Alaska Gold Rush. He eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack and undertakes an incredi...

The Call of the Wild —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2017

A classic novel reissued for contemporary readers. Rediscover Jack London's beloved classic in this unique hardbound edition. First published as a serial in the Saturday Evening Post in 1903, The Call of the Wild has nev...

The Star Rover —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2017

A genuine quest for the myths of the unconscious. [A work of] true power. -- Andrew Sinclair. An inmate sentenced to life at San Quentin escapes the horrors of his incarceration through astral travel in this boldly imagi...

The Road —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2016

I went on 'The Road' because I couldn't keep away from it; because I hadn't the price of the railroad fare in my jeans; because I was so made that I couldn't work all my life on 'one same shift'; because -- well, just be...

The call of the wild —London, Jack, author.

In 1897, people found gold in the Klondike, Canada. Thousands of people traveled there to find more gold. They needed big, strong dogs to work for them. This is the story of one of those dogs, Buck. A man takes him from ...

The call of the wild —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.

Presents the adventures of an unusual dog, part Saint Bernard and part Scotch shepherd, that is forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack.

Michael, brother of Jerry —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2011

One of Jack London's last novels, this tale of two Irish Terriers and the brutal training methods used by animal trainers inspired a movement known as the Jack London Clubs, which were devoted to the cause of animal welf...

The call of the wild —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2014

The adventures of an unusual dog, part St. Bernard, part Scotch shepherd, that is forcibly taken to the Klondike gold fields where he eventually becomes the leader of a wolf pack.

On the Makaloa Mat —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2011

Published posthumously, this collection of seven short stories and sketches creates a fascinating portrait of life on the picturesque Hawaiian Islands. Brimming with vivid descriptions of the sea and forest, these tales ...

Martin Eden —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2011

Published in 1909, this semi-autobiographical novel concerns the struggles of the eponymous hero, an aspiring writer, born into poverty, who seeks to achieve bourgeois respectability in order to win the love of Ruth Mors...

Lost face and other stories —London, Jack, 1876-1916, author.
EBook
2011

This 1910 collection of seven short stories includes London's most famous story, the mordant masterpiece To Build a Fire, about a man trying to survive freezing weather while in the wilderness. Also included are such Yuk...

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