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"The Stranger" by Albert Camus is the story of a man coming to terms with the indifference of the world. Its protagonist, Meursault, meets an abusive womanizer following the death of his mother and, through his acquainta...

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In the French novel "The Guest," author Albert Camus implies an ambiguous theme that explores how to be hospitable, yet true to personal values and beliefs. The main character, Daru, struggles with his beliefs about Euro...

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One of the most memorable book cover designs is that of George Orwell's "1984," which features a striking combination of contrasting colors and minimalism. Another attractive cover is the one featured on "The Stranger" b...

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"The Devil and Tom Walker," a short story by Washington Irving, tells of a man who sells his soul to the devil, known as Old Scratch, in exchange for great wealth. He becomes a usurer, swindling money from other people, ...

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Written by Manuel Arguilla, "How My Brother Leon Brought Home a Wife" is the story of a man introducing his city-born wife to his more provincial family. Told from the perspective of Leon's younger brother Baldo, the sho...

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In the short story "The Cask of Amontillado" by Edgar Allen Poe, the narrator, Montresor, wreaks vengeance on another man, Fortunato, by luring him deep into wine vaults on the pretext of testing a cask of wine that he c...

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Some popular books by the award-winning author Sidney Sheldon include his first novel from 1970, "The Naked Face," for which he won an Edgar Allan Poe Award for First Best Novel from the Mystery Writers of America, as we...

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