After falling overboard from a yacht, Sanger Rainsford swims to a nearby island. There General Zaroff, a big-game hunter who knows of Rainsford from published accounts of his hunting snow leopards in Tibet, invites him to dinner. Zaroff is bored of hunting because it no longer challenges him; he has moved to Ship-Trap Island in order to capture shipwrecked sailors. Any captives who can elude Zaroff,... [click here for more]
The Western Romance MEGAPACKTM selects 20 classic novels with romantic elements, by some of the top Western authors of all time. Included in this volume are: A DAUGHTER OF THE DONS, by William Macleod Raine THE DUKE OF CHIMNEY BUTTE, by G. W. Ogden RIDERS OF THE PURPLE SAGE, by Zane Grey THE RAINBOW TRAIL, by Zane Grey DESERT GOLD (1913) THE BORDER LEGION, by Zane Grey WILDFIRE, by Zane Grey THE HEART... [click here for more]
When Greta gives her love to Lord Richard Denton, she believes that she will soon be his wife.
Too late, she learns that she is just one of many of his casual dalliances--but Greta, unlike Richard's wife or his other mistresses, bears him a child--a potential male heir to the title if he can be legitimatized. Richard's selfish wife, Lady Nancy, has denied him any children, putting his title in jeopardy.... [click here for more]