Search books

Beneath a Scarlet Sky

“A novel based on the true and epic story of a forgotten hero of World War II. Pino Lella doesn't want to know anything about the war or the Nazis. He is an Italian teenager obsessed with music and girls ...

Best Max Carrados Detective Stories

The book contains a selection of the best cases of Detective Max Carrados and his partner Carlyle. They were published starting in 1910 by Ernest Bramah, under the pseudonym of Ernest Brammah Smith (1868–...

An Uncommon Courtship

It is a romantic novel set in the social life of the noble and rich families of England at the end of the 19th century. The plot revolves around Lady Adelaide Bell and Lord Trent Hawthorne. Their parents...

Teutoburgo

It is a historical novel about the battle of Teutoburg (9 AD), one of the main defeats suffered by the Roman Empire, and which led Augustus to fix the northern border of the Empire on the Rhine. The...

Retreat in Slow Motion

Set of retreat meditations preached to boarding school boys. The subjects are the usual ones in a spiritual retreat; but the language used is clearly for young people, quite accessible, with many examples...

Seize the Day

A man who failed in everything in life faces a decisive day: either he earns some money or falls into misery. His whole life was a succession of wrong decisions, caused by his immaturity and weakness;...

Charcoal Joe

Charcoal Joe is the 14th installment in the hard-boiled African American private detective Ezekiel “Easy” Rolins book series. The action is set in LA in the late 60s, a time of racial tension. Easy has set...

Miserere

This book - currently available only in Portuguese - is a strange book: this is how the author defines it in his preface. In fact, it's a book of spirituality: it draws on the testimony of a university...