Absolute Surrender

The author urges Christians to absolutely surrender to God and provides examples of the blessings that flow from a life of surrender. An inspirational work and a Christian...

Carmilla

‘Carmilla’ is an 1872 Gothic novella by the Irish author Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu. Predating Bram Stoker's Dracula (1897) by 26 years, it is also one of the earliest works of...

On Liberty

‘On Liberty’ is an 1859 philosophical treatise by the English philosopher John Stuart Mill (1806 – 1873) which applies an ethical system of utilitarianism to society and the...

The Spiritual Exercises

The Spiritual Exercises of Ignatius of Loyola, written between 1522 and 1524, are a set of meditations, contemplations and prayers by Saint Ignatius of Loyola, the founder of the...

The Monkey's Paw

William Wymark Jacobs (1863 — 1943) was an English short-story writer. ‘The Monkey's Paw’ is a classic horror storywhose title refers to a shrunken monkey’s paw that is...

The Autobiography Of St. Ignatius

The book begins in 1521 at the great turning point in the life of St Ignatius, when he was wounded at the battle of Pamplona. It then covers the next seventeen years up to the...

The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin

‘The Autobiography of Benjamin Franklin’ is the traditional title of the unfinished record of his life written by Benjamin Franklin from 1771 to 1790; Franklin himself...