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THE BEE: OMAHA, SATURDAY,' OCTOBER 13, 1917.
- Fiction. -
THE STORY OF A COUNTRY TOWN. By
" ' B. W. How. Harper Bro. Il.it,
A new illustrated edition of a story
which for years .has held its place as
one of the classics that faithfully
and imaginatively portray American ( na,ure hook
luiai inc. i nc dook is (uii ci simpic
homeliness, but is never vulgar. It
does not flatter the west, nor paint
its rough and rude traits as heroic;
it perceives and states, and the re
are these descriptions, for the author
has lived in close proximity to birds
and animals, and shares their secrets.
The stories he tells are vivid and
fascinating, and many unusual photo
graphs add to the value of this unique
THE DWELLING PLACE OF LIGHT. By
Winston cnurcDili. to MacMlllan com
America, dvnamic. chancing, di-
sults are perfectly imaginable Ameri-1 verse, with new. laws and old de
Seltzer. A. C. Ale
can conditions, in which no trait of
. beauty or pathos is lost.
GAWNE. By C. A
' Clurc Co. S1.25.
This is a story of the southwest, in
the days of the big cattle ranges. It
goes back to the time when the gun
was the court of final appeal, when
men hated fiercely and loved with
passionate ardor. It tells how the law
came to a cow-town, dominated by
a cattle thief and rustler; how one
man, by sheer force of personality,
succeeded in awakening that in
stinctive desire for law and order
possessed individually and collective
ly by even crude communities.
BY THE WORLD FORGOT. By Cyrus
t -rownaena Brady. A. C. McClurg Co,
, 11.40. $, , .
A scion of a prominent New York
family, groom-to-be in a "marriage
of convenience," is shanghaied aboard
a sailing vessel by his business part
ner, who is in love with his pro
spective bride. The story of the un
fortunate victim's awful experiences
tmtil and after he reaches a lonely is
- land in the south seas, completely
cut off from the rest of the world, and
the finding there of his heart's desire
in a maiden of the forgotten island,
is very entertaining and exciting.
George H. Doran Co.
By Carolyn Well.
This is a mystery tale of cumula
tive suspense. There is a picturesque
house, a spirit medium, a smart Long
Island set, a detective very unconven
tional in fiction, and the sweet of ro
mance at the denouement. The plot
revolves about the mystery of which,
if either, murdered the master of the
house known as "Faulkner's Folly,"
his wife or his artist's model. '
THE WAYFARERS AT THE ANGEL'S.
... By Sara War Baaaatt. George H. Doran
A vine-covered little fishing shanty
on "The Capet" known as Cod, shel
ters the loneliness of three salt male
old maids. Then comes Ann, as old
fashioned as she is modern, "better'n
a trained nurse, she's a born one"
and the course or me changed. ; lhe
awakened Three Musketeers even buy
a washing machine. And with Ann
comes all uninvited, a little god never
before at lhe Angels though the
shadow of a roving, sailor made Cu
pid s task somewhat difficult. But even
this shadow could not forbid ' con
tinuing humor, pathos, romance and
patriotism, and ultimately a sweet
peace at Wilton village, which pre
ferred the; "church supper" to the
(SOLDIERS SERVICE DICTIONARY. Frank
, H. Vlaatally. Funk A Wasnalla Co. $L.
This book is designed especially tor
Instant use in the United States serv
ice and contains 10,000 military, naval,
aeronautical, aviation, and conversa
tional termvwtd inhf. Belgian, the
- British, tv the French armies. The
'vocabulary is 'arranged in one alpha
betical crder: ihe familtar" phrases
ordn . : .) 5 i- ti ,(;. j
BOOKS AND " PERSONS. By Arnold Baa
, , nett Oaorga H. Doran Co. 1.
j The contents of this book; have
been chosen from a series of weekly
articles which enlivened the New Age
during , the years 1908-9-10 and 11
under the pseudonym "Jacob T6tf
son." They appear as they ""were
journalistically, written in Paris,1
, London,. Switzerland, and the- Forest
of Fontainebleau.. They put ' relentV
less finger! on the diseased anatomy
of society, as Jacob' surveyed it from
. Switzerland to London and Fontaine-
bieau, and especially did they diagnose
the complaints ef England's middle
class., . ,'. ,
HONEST ABE. Alonio Rothchlld. Hough
on Mifflin Co. u; , . ' .
' This book deals with the first part
of Lincoln's life, the period' in which
his honesty was the quality that fo
cused the attention of all with whom
be came in contact. The author has
studied a vast amount of material,
and has woven together a vivid and
living portrait of his subject, always
in this aspect of the typical honest
man." The result is at once an im
portant addition to Lincoln literature; :
and a most inspiring, narrative for
tread :rs of every age. v
OUT OF THEIR MOUTHS.- Publlahtd by
D. AppUtoa Co. II, ,
To prove conclusively the? identity
of the aggressors and their ultimate
aims, this book has been prepared
from ,the 1 .official documents,
speeches, letters and hundreds of un-
official statements of German lead
ers.: With - few exceptions, the ex
tracts included in this collection-are
taken directly from the German. n
RHYMES OF OUR ' HOME FPLKS. Byi
John D. Well,' Harper Bros. ft.IS.
A collection of poems of home and
simple life-r-scencs of the country,
songs of "patriotism, humor and
gentle pathos. Among the-subjects
are: "At the Old Spring,". "At the
Reunion," "Gettysburg, 1913," "In the
Married Quarters," "A Bdy's Sum-
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CALVARY ALLEY. By Allca Ilegan Rio.
' The Century company, publisher, tl.ti.
The, rich and gorgeous cathedral
. fronta ou the equally rich and gor
geous avenue," but is backed by
. Calvary Alley, a sunless and sinful
alum. External substances did not
conspire to make life a glad and bril
liant pageant for Nance, but there
was a . conspiring of forces with
in her nature, which transformed, for
her, even Calvary Alley into a thrill
ing world of romance and adventure.
An insight into odd and humble char
acters, keen, humor and pathos, and
the revelation of hearts of gold be
neath rough exteriors. - . . s --
sires, new industries and old social
rights, new people and old this
is the environment in which Mr.
Churchill places the heroine of, his
new book. Janet, strong-charactered,
fine, impulsive, yet thoughtful, under
stands herself in part, but her en
vironment not at all. Her father is
the old, last, sad remnant of the Pil
grim force that settled and sterilized
New England. She is the new and old
combined. The reader follows her
from her. narrow tenement home to
the factory office; into that volcanic
social eruption called an industrial
strike; to the country .village quiet of
Silliston, where later she finds comfort
and joy.xMr. Churchill has never writ
ten a more entertaining story; ne nas
never written one that is more signifi
cant in its interpretation of human re
vine develops into a picturesque and
powerfully dramatic novel filled with
the spirit of wanderlust, romance, ad
venture eloquent of the briny sea
and shining trails and human passion.
A CASTLE TO LET. by Mrs. Balllo Ray.
nolda. O. H. Dorna, publisher. II. S 5.
A story of a lovely, spirited heiress
wno ' stoops to conquer. The col
orful peasant life and the picturesque
heart of the mountainous Hungary
iorm a pieasing oacicgrouna tor. tne
hallucinations, superstitions, : fancies,
rumors and imaginings of the creepy
goings on at tne ' big house," a castle
which this heiress has leased and in
which' she' :'s entertaining : a lively
group or people.
BROMLEY NEIGHBORHOOD. By Allca
Brown. New York. MacMIIIan company,
This story introduces a most inter
esting group of people all splendidly
told with skill, human sympathy and
delineated; is of intense appeal, and
UNCLE BILL'S LETTERS TO HIS NIECE.
By Ray Irown. Brltton Publishing com
This book contains letters from a
matter-of-fact old uncle, who talka to
his voung niece straight from . the
shoulder. Uncle Bill gives inside facts
about moonlight, becomes violent over
athletics, taboos snobbery, ' takes a
fling at heredity, and touches up a few
complexions. Other nieces will adore
it and to the uncles and aunts who
can read between the lines, there are
a lot"of laughs, which may be missed
b ythe less sophisticated nieces.,
LITTLE STORIES ROM THE BCREEtf.
By William Addison Latbrop. Brltton
Publishing company, 11.21.
This book contains, in addition to
many stories in synopsis form, a com
plete scenario which developei the
continuity of the play, ai a whole.
The stone! are the synopsis of pro
duced photoplay! in exactly the
form in which they were submitted
to the studios and were! chosen to
show, the handling of a wide variety
of themes, in a range of from one to
five reels, as accepted at various
studious. , t .
FOOL DIVINE. By O. B. Lancaster,
' voran, paoiisner. ' ti.au. , .
A romance of the tropics in which
this star gazer, idealist and dreamer
pays his debt to heredity. Fool Di-
LONO LIVE THE KINO. By Mary Roberta
mnnnww itougnion atiiiun Co, publish
ers.. 11.40. . (
An engrossing story of love, in
trigue and adventure in a European
court, " center.ng about the . small
prince, of a weakened monarchy, sur
rounded by tieaihery and held to
gether bv terror. He is a very lovable
lad and his personality and character
will win him many friends.
NORTHERN DIAMONDS. By Frank L. Pol
lock. Hougnton-Mlfflln. publlahera. 11.26.
A story of the exciting adventures
of three young Canadian college bovs
who inva.de the great north woods in
winter in search of lost treasures.
The kind of story boys like best
full of excitement and of the spirit
ot tne untamed wilderness one com
mended to the librarians and careful
parents as well.
of this great world-war time. A love
story. beginning in America and mov
ing on to the old, prison-bound -land
of Russia, bringing to light with ter
rible realism conditions there, with a
prophecy of relief, then relating in
flashlight clearness the wonderful ful
fillment of that prophecy. The story
is one of supreme self-sacrifice and
love. It breathes the spirit of world
wide democracy,-and is given lor the
healing of racial misunderstandings.
HOW ARB TOU FEELING NOW t By Ed
win L. Sabln.-Little, Brown A Co., pub
lishers. 7S cents.
This little book is, for those who
wish to see the humorous 'Side of
such experiences as going to the den
tist, or being on a diet, or even hav
ing your appendix removed: the
pleasure of looking back on days and
nights ot anguish and beinsr merrv in
their recollection: reading this book.
in which there is more truth than fic
tion, you shall do that very thing. ,
THE MASK. By Florenct Irwin. Llttla.
Brown & Co., publishers, 11.40.
We all wear, even though uncon-
scioiisly. a mask to hide our thoughts
and feelings from our friends, our
families,, our associates . or enemies,
irom tne world at large. A crisis
lifts the mask fot- Alison Terry and
Mtss irwin paints- ner cnaracier de
velopment on .a broad canvas in
storyjthat Vings tryc.-, , ..,,
BELINDA OF THERED CROSS." By" Robert
w. uamiuon, PUUj . Klelntalch, flJi,
A vivid and absorbing love story of
the battle swept field of France. Be
linda, truly humau -and therefore truly
lovable,. is a character Ions to be re
membered when thiivwar is of the
past A strong patriotic and uplifting
book. Grim humoi mixed with pathos
ana marvelous Den Clotures re triven
of work in the trenches, among the
army airmen, and in the helds hos
TOBY TOWN. By Chsndlef Oaken. Sully
' Klein tetch. publishers. II.
The unusual charm of this juvenile
lie in the atmosphere of wonder, the
extravagance of imagination, and the
simplicity of the telling of this imae
inary town populated with dogs, birds
and other animals which arc given an
absurdly human twist
THE WARING GIRLS. By Ellen D. Deland.
Appletons, publishers, 11.15,
. A picture of a delightful, culti
vated type. of an American family
people pleasant to know and be with
The love romance of Cvntra and
Juliet adds to the interest of the book.
tne great shadow ot war playing a
big part in the plot and romance.
TEMPERAMENTAL HENRY. By Samuel
Msrwtn. iiob&s-Merrlll Co., publisher.
An1 episodic historv of the earlv life
and young loves of 'Henry Caverly,
the 3d, an individual and distinct per
sonality, whom you will svmoathize
with, love and laugh at There are
also a half dozen young ueoole in
troduced, so unconsciously entertain
ing and so tragically amusing that
one cannot but enjoy them in this de
lightfully interesting and highly
amusing human document '
THIS WAT OUT. By FrederK. a Isham.,Th
j30Dus)-i.arriu i puousnera, 11.40.
A . daintv comedv. with all value
fanciful, and none of them realistic.
Tenuous is the development and the
nominal ; marriage, . the subsequent
courtship, the masquerade and the de
lightful , revelation have all sorts of
amusing possibilities. The touch-and-
go method, the swift skimming over
of realities and dependance on dia
logue are admirably fitted to a storv
of this substance and type.; ; ,'
THE COMING OF, DAWN., By Jane Ai Pier-
son. Tba standard Press, publishers, 11.50.
This tale of Jew and Gentile. of
Russia and America, is one of the I
most thrilling and suggestive books)
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This great sale, coming as it does, right in the
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Orkin Brothers is holding a sale of high class tail
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the French race, making it a monu
ment to stoic virtue. -
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