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Vintage Children's Book ~ MIKE MULLIGAN AND HIS STEAM SHOVEL Virginia Lee Burton

Vintage Children's Book ~ MIKE MULLIGAN AND HIS STEAM SHOVEL Virginia Lee Burton

Mike Mulligan And His Steam Shovel by Virginia Lee Burton // published in 1938

At the Mountains of Madness by H.P. Lovecraft // published in 1936

Lovecraft // published in 1936

Out of the Silent Planet by C.S. Lewis // published in 1938

Out of the Silent Planet by C. Lewis // published in 1938

National Velvet by Enid Bagnold

National Velvet by Enid Bagnold // published in 1935

Mary Miley, author of the 2013 debut mystery THE IMPERSONATOR, explains 11 tips on how to write authentic historical fiction novels.

How to Write Authentic Historical Novels

Mary Miley wrote this fine mystery in and is a worth successor to Mary Stewart, Victoria Holt, and Phyllis Whitney.

The Thin Man by Dashiell Hammett // published in 1932

The Thin Man by Dashiell Hammett // published in 1932

Murder in the Cathedral by T.S. Eliot // published in 1935

Murder in the Cathedral by T. Eliot // published in 1935

Johnny Got His Gun by Dalton Trumbo // published in 1939

Johnny Got His Gun 1971 Joe, a young American soldier, is hit by a mortar shell on the last day of World War I. He lies in a hospital bed in a fate worse than death.

Ask the Dust by John Fante // published in 1939

Ask the Dust by John Fante // published in 1939

Caitlin Moran's How to Be A Woman broke ground on making feminism funny, and unquestionably universal. The British author's style -- that is, to pepper oversharey anecdotes with all-caps rants about should-be truisms -- applies nicely to her fictional coming-of-age story about a girl making mistakes and choosing role models.

27 Amazing Books Coming Out This Fall

How to Build a Girl, Caitlin Moran ( Releasing September Moran’s new novel new novel is a thinly veiled autobiographical story abo.

Mourning Becomes Electra by Eugene O'Neill // published in 1931

Mourning Becomes Electra by Eugene O'Neill // published in 1931

Miss Lonelyhearts & The Day of the Locust by Nathanael West // published in 1939

The Day of the Locust; Nathaniel West - 1973 - creepy and terrific tale from un-airconditioned Hollywood.

Laughter in the Dark

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"'Excellently observed,' answered Candide; 'but we must cultivate our garden.'" From Candide by Voltaire

21 Amazing Last Lines From Literature That Will Make You Want To Read The Whole Book