Treasure Island

If you happen to find a map in a dead buccaneer’s sea trunk, you can’t very well ignore it, not if you are Jim Hawkins and his friends Dr. Livesey, Captain Smollett and Squire...

Cakes and Ale or The Skeleton in the Cupboard

Of all Somerset Maugham’s novels this is the most entertaining and arguably his best ever. Rosie is a barmaid with a heart of gold and a skeleton in her closet. Maugham’s...

To Let The Forsyte Saga, Book 3

The three novels that make up this trilogy have long been recognized as masterpieces of 20th-century literature, and Galsworthy as one of its leading exponents. But don’t let...

The Man of Property The Forsyte Saga, Book 1

The three novels that make up this trilogy have long been recognized as masterpieces of 20th-century literature, and Galsworthy as one of its leading exponents. But don’t let...

In Chancery Forsyte Chronicles, Book 2

The three novels that make up this trilogy have long been recognized as masterpieces of 20th-century literature, and Galsworthy as one of its leading exponents. But don’t let...

Bhowani Junction

World War II has finally played itself out, and the British are leaving India. Through this vortex is spun a fictional plot of terror and politics that illustrates all-too-well...