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Editor's Best Reads

Here are our editor's top 10 classic ebooks. You can read them online or download, print and read them at your leisure. All are 100% free!

1 ... Joseph Conrad - The Heart of Darkness

  • A masterpiece of twentieth-century writing, Heart of Darkness (1902) exposes the tenuous fabric that holds "civilization" together and the brutal horror at the centre of European colonialism. Conrad's best work recounts Marlow's physical and psychological journey deep into the heart of the Belgian Congo in search of the mysterious trader Kurtz.

2 ... Mary Shelley - Frankenstein

  • The famous story of a man who discovers the secret of animating lifeless matter and by assembling body parts, creates a monster who vows revenge on his creator after being rejected by society.


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