Voltaire Candide, or Optimism by Voltaire

Candide is the story of a gentle man who, though pummeled and slapped in every direction by fate, clings desperately to the belief that he lives in “the best of all possible worlds.”

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Hawaii by James A. Michener

Hawaii by James A. Michener

Pulitzer Prize–winning author James A. Michener brings Hawaii’s epic history vividly to life in a classic saga.

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The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende

The House of the Spirits by Isabel Allende © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.

In one of the most important and beloved Latin American works of In one of the most important and beloved Latin American works of the twentieth century, Isabel Allende weaves a luminous tapestry of three generations…

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The Republic by Plato

The Republic by Plato © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.

Presented in the form of a dialogue between Socrates and three different interlocutors…

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Watership Down by Richard Adams

Watership Down by Richard Adams © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.

Set in England’s Downs, a once idyllic rural landscape, this stirring tale of adventure, courage and survival follows a band of very special creatures…

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Emma by Jane Austen

Emma by Jane Austen © 2019 ericarobbin.com | All rights reserved.

Emma is young, rich and independent. She has decided not to get married and instead spends her time organising her acquaintances’ love affairs.

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