HS Combo 24: Classic and Religious/Values 2017-18

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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea Cover Image
By Jules Verne, Mendor T. Brunetti (Translator), Stephen Baxter (Introduction by)
$4.76
ISBN: 9780451531698
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Published: Signet Book - October 5th, 2010

Join Captain Nemo and the Nautilus as they journey into the deep in Jules Verne's classic science fiction tale.


The Bridge of San Luis Rey Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9780060757502
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Published: Harper Perennial - September 2nd, 2014

This beautiful new edition of Thornton Wilder's classic novel features previously unpublished notes and other illuminating documentary material as well as an updated afterword by his nephew, Tappan Wilder, and a foreword by Russell Banks.


Christy Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780380001415
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Published: Avon Books - June 27th, 2006

In the year 1912, nineteen-year-old Christy Huddleston leaves home to teach school in the Smoky Mountains -- and comes to know and love the resilient people of the region, with their fierce pride, their dark superstitions, their terrible poverty, and their yearning for beauty and truth.


The Chosen Cover Image
$6.39
ISBN: 9780449213445
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Published: Fawcett Books - April 12th, 1987

"Anyone who finds it is finding a jewel. Its themes are profound and universal."
THE WALL STREET JOURNAL


Crime and Punishment Cover Image
By Fyodor Dostoyevsky, Leonard Stanton (Introduction by), James D. Jr. Hardy (Introduction by)
$6.36
ISBN: 9780451530066
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Published: Signet Classics - March 7th, 2006

Dostoyevsky's epic masterpiece, unabridged, with an afterword by Robin Feuer Miller

One of the world's greatest novels, Crime and Punishment is the story of a murder and its consequences--an unparalleled tale of suspense set in the midst of nineteenth-century Russia's troubled transition to the modern age.


Death Comes for the Archbishop Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780679728894
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Published: Vintage - June 16th, 1990

Willa Cather's best known novel is an epic--almost mythic--story of a single human life lived simply in the silence of the southwestern desert. In 1851 Father Jean Marie Latour comes to serve as the Apostolic Vicar to New Mexico. What he finds is a vast territory of red hills and tortuous arroyos, American by law but Mexican and Indian in custom and belief.


Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde Cover Image
By Robert Louis Stevenson, Kelly Hurley (Introduction by), Dan Chaon (Afterword by)
$4.76
ISBN: 9780451532251
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Published: Signet Classics - December 4th, 2012

Robert Louis Stevenson explores the very nature of man in this classic horror novel.

"Why did you wake me? I was dreaming a fine bogey tale."


Heaven Is for Real: A Little Boy's Astounding Story of His Trip to Heaven and Back Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780849946158
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Published: Thomas Nelson - October 31st, 2010

"A beautifully written glimpse into heaven that will encourage those who doubt and thrill those who believe."

--Ron Hall, coauthor of Same Kind of Different as Me

"Do you remember the hospital, Colton?" Sonja said. "Yes, mommy, I remember," he said. "That's where the angels sang to me."


The Heavenly Man Cover Image
$13.59
ISBN: 9780825462078
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Published: Monarch Books - December 23rd, 2002

The dramatic autobiography of one of China's dedicated, courageous, and intensely persecuted house church leaders.


Little Women Cover Image
By Louisa May Alcott, Regina Barreca (Introduction by), Susan Straight (Afterword by)
$4.76
ISBN: 9780451532084
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Published: Signet Book - May 1st, 2012

Louisa May Alcott shares the innocence of girlhood and the warmth of sisterhood in this charming tale of four sisters. Responding to the need for a "girls' book," the little known writer was met with unexpected fame and fortune for this novel inspired by her own childhood.


Old Man and the Sea Cover Image
$10.39
ISBN: 9780684801223
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Published: Scribner Book Company - May 5th, 1995

Told in language of great simplicity and power, this story of courage and personal triumph remains one of Ernest Hemingway's most enduring works.


Out of the Silent Planet Cover Image
$12.00
ISBN: 9780743234900
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Published: Scribner Book Company - March 11th, 2003

The first book in C. S. Lewis's acclaimed Space Trilogy, which continues with Perelandra and That Hideous Strength, Out of the Silent Planet begins the adventures of the remarkable Dr. Ransom. Here, that estimable man is abducted by a megalomaniacal physicist and his accomplice and taken via spaceship to the red planet of Malacandra.


Pride and Prejudice Cover Image
By Jane Austen, Carol Howard (Introduction by), Carol Howard (Notes by)
$3.96
ISBN: 9781593080204
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Published: Barnes & Noble Classics - August 1st, 2003

Pride and Prejudice, by Jane Austen, is part of the Barnes & Noble Classics series, which offers quality editions at affordable prices to the student and the general reader, including new scholarship, thoughtful design, and pages of carefully crafted extras.


Redeeming Love Cover Image
$12.79
ISBN: 9781590525135
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Published: Multnomah Books - May 1st, 2005

A story of love that won't let go - no matter what


The Pearl Cover Image
$8.80
ISBN: 9780140177374
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Published: Penguin Books - February 1st, 1993

"There it lay, the great pearl, perfect as the moon."


The Robe Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780395957752
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Published: Mariner Books - April 7th, 1999

A Roman soldier, Marcellus, wins Christ's robe as a gambling prize. He then sets forth on a quest to find the truth about the Nazarene's robe-a quest that reaches to the very roots and heart of Christianity and is set against the vividly limned background of ancient Rome. Here is a timeless story of adventure, faith, and romance, a tale of spiritual longing and ultimate redemption.


The Shack Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780964729230
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Published: Windblown Media - July 1st, 2008

Mackenzie Allen Phillips's youngest daughter, Missy, has been abducted during a family vacation, and evidence that she may have been brutally murdered is found in an abandoned shack deep in the Oregon wilderness. Four years later, in this midst of his great sadness, Mack receives a suspicious note, apparently from God, inviting him back to that shack for a weekend.


Things We Couldn't Say: A Dramatic Account of Christian Resistance in Holland During WWII Cover Image
By Diet Eman, James Schaap (With)
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ISBN: 9780979131578
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Published: Lighthouse Trails Publishing - August 1st, 2008

Things we couldn't say is the true story of Diet (pronounced Deet) Eman, a young Dutch woman who, with her fiance, Hein Sietsma, risked everything to rescue Jews imperiled by Nazi persecution in occupied Holland during World War II.


This Present Darkness Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780842361712
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Published: Tyndale House Publishers - March 1st, 2002

Ashton is just a typical small town. But when a skeptical reporter and a pastor begin to compare notes, they suddenly find themselves fighting a hideous plot to subjugate the townspeople—and eventually the entire human race. A riveting thriller, This Present Darkness offers a fascinating glimpse into the unseen world of spiritual warfare.


To Kill a Mockingbird Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780446310789
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Published: Grand Central Publishing - October 11th, 1988

The unforgettable novel of a childhood in a sleepy Southern town and the crisis of conscience that rocked it, To Kill A Mockingbird became both an instant bestseller and a critical success when it was first published in 1960. It went on to win the Pulitzer Prize in 1961 and was later made into an Academy Award-winning film, also a classic.


A Tale of Two Cities Cover Image
By Charles Dickens, Frederick Busch (Introduction by), A. N. Wilson (Afterword by)
$5.56
ISBN: 9780451530578
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Published: Signet Classics - February 6th, 2007

The French Revolution comes to vivid life in Charles Dickens's famous novel about the best of times and the worst of times...


Two from Galilee: The Story of Mary and Joseph Cover Image
$6.39
ISBN: 9780553281002
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Published: Bantam - February 1st, 1982

The extraordinary bestselling classic that tells the greatest love story of all--the story of Mary and Joseph--as it has never been told before.


Wuthering Heights Cover Image
By Emily Bronte, S. E. Hinton (Introduction by)
$4.79
ISBN: 9780141326696
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Published: Speak - March 4th, 2010

Heathcliff, an orphan, is raised by Mr Earnshaw as one of his own children. Hindley despises him but wild Cathy becomes his constant companion, and he falls deeply in love with her. When she will not marry him, Heathcliff's terrible vengeance ruins them all - but still his and Cathy's love will not die . . .