Stan Lee, the daddy of Marvel superheroes

Stan Lee, whose real name was Stanley Martin Lieber, leaves us at the venerable age of 95. The famous American cartoonist was the father of the Marvel universe, who made entire generations dream - and still dream cont... Read more

Haruki Murakami

Haruki Murakami was born in Kyoto, Japan, in 1949. His first novel, "Hear the Wind Sing", won the Gunzou Literature Prize for budding writers in 1979. He followed this success with two sequels, "Pinball", 1973 and "A ... Read more

Black Friday

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H.P. Lovecraft

One of the greatest horror writers, the American writer Howard Phillips Lovecraft was also a poet and literary critic. Together with Edgar Allan Poe, he is credited with being one of the forerunners of Anglo-American ... Read more

The witches

Mark how, at certain seasons, hatred wields this one word Witch, as a means of murdering whom she will. Woman's jealousy, man's greed, take ready hold of so handy a weapon. Is such a one wealthy? She is a Witch. Is th... Read more

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Are you ready to live the most terrifying night of the year? On we found over 500,000 discounted old, used, out of print and modern books... we even got scared! This Halloween don't choose between "Tric... Read more

Jean d'Ormesson

Born on 16 June 1925, Jean d'Ormesson was a French writer, journalist and philosopher, who became internationally famous in the fields of narrative, essay and journalism, whose works, in 2015, became part of the prest... Read more

Il Libro d'Ore, Breviary and Psalter

Il Libro d'Ore accompanies daily personal prayer. The first examples appear from the second half of the 13th century and are derivations of the Breviary and the Psalter. Each of them is sui generis, that is, depending... Read more

Stephen King

Stephen King is an American author of horror, supernatural fiction, suspence, science fiction and fantasy. His books have sold more than 350 million copies, many of which have been adapted into features films, miniser... Read more

Mary Shelley

Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley (30 August 1797 - 1 February 1851) was an English author best known for writing the novel Frankenstein. She was in her teens when she wrote the book that is now a classic. During May of 181... Read more