The Island of Dr. Moreau by H. G. Wells H. G. Wells’ 1896 novel is dark, disturbing and thought-provoking. Coming just several decades after the publication of Charles Darwin’s On the Origin of Species (1859), it tells the tale of a man named Edward Prendick who gets shipwrecked on a remote island, subsequently encountering a […]Read More
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Posted by Sandy Ferber | Jul 16, 2014 | SFF Reviews | 0
Heart of the World by H. Rider Haggard Although I had previously read and hugely enjoyed no fewer than 40 novels by H. Rider Haggard, I yet felt a trifle nervous before beginning the author’s Heart of the World. I had recently finished Haggard’s truly excellent novel of 1893, Montezuma’s Daughter — a novel that […]Read More
Posted by Sandy Ferber | Nov 2, 2012 | SFF Reviews | 7
The Wizard by H. Rider Haggard Free Kindle version. The Wizard, H. Rider Haggard’s 21st novel out of an eventual 58, was initially released as a serial in a publication called The African Review and then in its complete form in the October 29, 1896 Arrowsmith’s Christmas Annual for Boys. It was the third of […]Read More
Posted by Kat Hooper | Nov 14, 2010 | SFF Reviews | 5
The Well at the World’s End by William Morris Notes: Because the copyright has expired, you can get The Well at the World’s End for free on the Kindle at Amazon or at Project Gutenberg. Make sure you have the entire book. Some publishers have divided it into two installments. William Morris, a textile artist, was […]Read More
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