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Author: John Buchan
Salute To Adventure is an exciting chronicle featuring conflicts of man vs. nature and man vs. man alike. Action, self-discovery, and the resolve to make the most of one's life distinguish this involving narrative.
The language being rustic and old scots and english contains many unfamiliar words but it is one of the best books I have read in a long time and I read 2 or 3 books each week. I cannot recomend too highly. Thank you John Buchan
not a bad example of the genre - all the normal expected content. Probably a bit ahead of its time at the time - not all Indians were savages. Worth reading but not spectacular.
"Prester John" tells the tale of John Laputa, a celebrated Zulu minister who has taken the title of the mythical priest-king Prester John.
South Africa, 19...
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In this 1915 story--possibly the first modern spy novel--Buchan's perennial protagonist, Richard Hannay, averts the assassination of a world leader.
Buchan's hero, a Scottish grocer, teams up with a poet to investigate a house inhabited by two women, one of whom may be a princess in distress.
Set in Sco...
The Half-Hearted tells the story of Lewis Haystoun, a dilettante and coward. At a Scottish country house party hosted by Lady Manorwater, Lewis falls for Alic...
This is another book featuring dashing Army Aajor Dickey, the most decorated officer whose services are requested by state governments to curb terrorist activ...
When two hustlers from Memphis, Tn decided to start their own record label they had no idea that there would be just as much drama as there was money. Find ou...
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From the land of Pakistan to the land of India, Ashish’s journey has been painfully pleasurable. A child who once was unsullied back in Pakistan suddenly find...
Between the Lines of Men is a work of literary fiction following Don Freemont, a young upstart psychologist during the 1950's who is obsessed with leaving beh...