Top Free Fiction and Literature iBooks

1. The Great Gatsby

The Great Gatsby

An Apple Books Classics edition. The Roaring Twenties are in full effect in F. Scott Fitzgerald’s riveting classic. Man-about-town Jay Gatsby seems to have it all, including loads of money and a massive mansion where he hosts wild, extravagant more
in Classics
by F. Scott Fitzgerald

2. The Wounded Heart

The Wounded Heart

Three Amish best friends. Three hurting hearts. One quilt that binds them together. Widowed a year ago and left with two small and energetic boys, Amelia Beiler is struggling to make ends meet. She is running her late husband’s business, but it more
in Fiction & Literature
by Adina Senft

3. Pride and Prejudice

Pride and Prejudice

An Apple Books Classic edition. Jane Austen’s beloved classic opens with this witty and very memorable line: “It is a truth universally acknowledged, that a single man in possession of a good fortune, must be in want of a wife.” With more
in Fiction & Literature
by Jane Austen

4. The Odyssey

The Odyssey

An Apple Books Classic edition. Homer’s eighth-century epic poem is a companion to The Iliad . It tells the story of Odysseus, who journeys by ship for 10 years after the Trojan War, trying to make his way back home to Ithaca. Homer’s work more
in Poetry
by Homer

5. The Scarlet Letter

The Scarlet Letter

An Apple Books Classic edition. Hester Prynne lives in infamy. After committing adultery and bearing a child with a man whose name she refuses to divulge, the heroine of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s novel is forced to wear a scarlet A to mark her shame more
in Classics
by Nathaniel Hawthorne

6. Hunted


Scarlet. Three Big Bad Wolves. A Poisonous Scheme. Scarlet, a healer, lives nestled in the forest surrounded by humans on one side and wolves on the other. But when a rogue wolf attacks her, she\'s rescued by another pack and taken deep into their more
in Fairy Tales, Myths & Fables
by Mila Young

7. Frankenstein


An Apple Books Classic edition. Mary Shelley was just 18 when she had a nightmare vision: “I saw the pale student of unhallowed arts kneeling beside the thing he had put together. I saw the hideous phantasm of a man stretched out, and then, on more
in Horror
by Mary Shelley

8. The Invisible Man

The Invisible Man

An Apple Books Classic edition. “Alone-it is wonderful how little a man can do alone! To rob a little, to hurt a little, and there is the end.” What would you do if you were became invisible? Would you use that power for good, or would you more
in Classics
by H.G. Wells

9. Little Women

Little Women

An Apple Books Classic edition. Meet the Marches! Louisa May Alcott’s classic introduces us to four unforgettable sisters: beautiful Meg, tomboyish Jo, delicate Beth, and Amy, the indulged youngest of the lot. With their father serving as a Union more
in Classics
by Louisa May Alcott

10. Wuthering Heights

Wuthering Heights

An Apple Books Classic edition. If you’ve only ever seen Wuthering Heights on screen, you may have an image of Catherine and Heathcliff as the ultimate star-crossed lovers. But that’s just scratching the surface of this iconic Gothic romance more
in Classics
by Emily Brontë

11. Dracula


An Apple Books Classic edition. Few characters have seized readers’ imaginations quite like Count Dracula of Transylvania, the hero of Bram Stoker’s classic. The 1897 novel put vampires front and center on the cultural map, providing direct more
in Horror
by Bram Stoker

12. Whispering Pines

Whispering Pines

A shocking job loss will force Renee to remember the beauty of new beginnings. Summers at Whispering Pines defined Renee\'s childhood. Days meant swimming and sun. Nights meant ghost stories and campfires. Best of all, Whispering Pines meant time more
in Fiction & Literature
by Kimberly Diede

13. The Count of Monte Cristo

The Count of Monte Cristo

An Apple Books Classic edition. Alexandre Dumas’ classic paints a portrait of Edmond Dantès, a dark and calculating man who is willing to wait years to exact his perfect plan for revenge. After his so-called friends frame him for treason more
in Classics
by Alexandre Dumas

14. The Kitchen Mistress

The Kitchen Mistress

THE KITCHEN MISTRESS--Katherine’s Story—The Letter Series—Book 3 For every woman who’s had to choose between the secrets that protect her and the people she loves the most… 1892—Des Moines Katherine Arthur and her more
in Fiction & Literature
by Kathleen Shoop

15. Moby Dick

Moby Dick

An Apple Books Classic edition. Herman Melville’s classic begins with one of the most famous opening lines in world literature: “Call me Ishmael.” Moby Dick was a commercial failure when it was first published in 1851, but during the more
in Classics
by Herman Melville

16. Great Expectations

Great Expectations

An Apple Books Classic edition. Charles Dickens’ classic explores potent themes like good versus evil, crime, repentance, love and betrayal. At the center of the story is Pip, an impoverished orphan who dreams of a better life. When a mysterious more
in Classics
by Charles Dickens

17. Accidentally Yours

Accidentally Yours

All she wanted was a story, but now she has nine months to pull her messy life together… With her professional reputation in tatters, journalist Aria Simons needs to get back on track, and a promotion at her local paper is just the way to do it more
in Fiction & Literature
by Alexa Rivers

18. Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight

Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is an anonymous poem which is considered as a masterpieces of Middle English literature. Gawain is a knight at the legendary court of King Arthur. The poem begins with a Christmas feast at Camelot, the Arthurian court. more
in Poetry
by J.R.R. Tolkien

19. Jane Eyre

Jane Eyre

An Apple Books Classic edition. Charlotte Brontë’s classic is like three novels in one. Above all, it’s a haunting Gothic tale set in an ancient and remote manor house, a story full of suspense, terror, supernatural encounters, and twisted more
in Literary
by Charlotte Brontë

20. The Moonstone

The Moonstone

The novel that T. S. Eliot called “the first, the longest, and the best of the modern English detective novels” Guarded by three Brahmin priests, the Moonstone is a religious relic, the centerpiece in a sacred statue of the Hindu god of the more
in Classics
by Wilkie Collins

21. Anna Karenina

Anna Karenina

An Apple Books Classic edition. “Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.” Thus begins what many consider the world’s greatest novel. Leo Tolstoy originally published this sweeping saga in serial more
in Classics
by Leo Tolstoy

22. Treasure Island

Treasure Island

An Apple Books Classic edition. When Billy Bones first walks into Jim Hawkins’ family-run inn, the prevailing sentiments are fear…and curiosity about what’s in his oversized chest. After a band of rogue pirates comes looking for him more
in Action & Adventure
by Robert Louis Stevenson

23. The Centurions

The Centurions

The unputdownable and action-packed story of Ancient Rome. Correus and Flavius are half-brothers, sons of a brilliant general. One, son of a slave, is a born warrior destined to excel. The other, a nobleman by birth, must struggle relentlessly to succeed more
in Fiction & Literature
by Damion Hunter

24. Make Me Forget

Make Me Forget

One lie can destroy everything... After enduring years of manipulation and an immeasurable amount of loss, Charlotte Kelly makes one last ditch effort to change her life and try to find happiness again. She knows she\'ll see him when she moves back more
in Fiction & Literature
by Anna Brooks

25. The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

A Frenchman, Marcelo Desnoyers, travels to Argentina in 1870 and marries the elder daughter of Julio Madariaga, the owner of a ranch. Eventually, Marcelo; his wife; and his children, Julio and Chichi, move back to France and live in a mansion in Paris more
in Historical
by Vicente Blasco Ibáñez

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