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Discover classic literature in this range of fiction books from Book People. We have all the best classic fiction books ever written!. Also included in this volume is Stevenson's 1887 collection of short stories, The Merry Men and Other Tales.

Please note that this list of short classic books/short modern classic books is a work in progress, with new titles to be added as I have the time! 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea by Jules Verne. A Christmas Carol by Charles Dickens. A Clockwork Orange by Alexander Burgess. A Death in Venice by Thomas Mann. A Hero of Our Time by Mikhail Lermontov

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To aid you in your worthwhile endeavor, I’ve sought out the shortest novels written by a selection of difficult writers. I’ve excluded nonfiction and short stories in my estimation, but allowed novellas, since the definition of the novella is hazy at best.

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Listed below are the top 100 titles for the world literature classroom, ranked in order of popularity, chosen by literature teachers from across the country.

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