Classics of the 20th century

To Kill a Mockingbird

A novel set in the United States in the 1930s. It masterfully describes the atmosphere of the time, albeit with a universal vision: it shows how the life of a family...

Fahrenheit 451

451 degrees centigrade is the temperature that paper in a book catches fire. The story focuses on the fireman Montag who is unhappy with his work burning books in a...

The Grapes of Wrath

I've done my damndest to rip a reader's nerves to rags, I don't want him satisfied. Shocking and controversial when it was first published, The Grapes of...

White Fang

Born in the wilds of the freezing cold Yukon, White Fang - half-dog, half-wolf - is the only animal in the litter to survive. He soon learns the harsh laws of nature...

The Secret Garden

A selfish and unbearable girl is sent for a country house in the Yorkshire, and left to herself. Starting to explore the house she finds out a sick boy hidden from...

Brideshead Revisited

The narrator is Charles Ryder and he becomes involved in an aristocratic Catholic family after making friends with Sebastian Flyte at Oxford. Sebastian is handsome...

Momo

At the edge of the city, in the ruins of an old amphitheatre, there lives a little homelss girl called Momo. Momo has a special talent which she uses to help all her...

The Neverending Story

This unique book contains two seemingly parallel stories (each written in a different color): the first, in the real world, begins when Bastian finds a book called "...