Trot is near her home on the coast of southern California when she meets a strange little boy with a large umbrella.
The Canterville Ghost is a popular 1887 novella by Oscar Wilde, widely adapted for the screen and stage.
A House of Pomegranates is a collection of whimsical short stories by Oscar Wilde.
The Deerslayer, or The First Warpath (1841) was the last of James Fenimore Cooper's Leatherstocking tales to be written.
The Prairie: A Tale (1827) is a historical novel by James Fenimore Cooper, the third novel written by him featuring Natty Bumppo, his fictitious frontier hero, who is simply known as "the trap
The Pathfinder, or The Inland Sea is a historical novel by James Fenimore Cooper first published in 1840.
The Water-Babies, A Fairy Tale for a Land Baby is a children's novel by the Reverend Charles Kingsley.
The Man Who Would be King (1888) is a short story by Rudyard Kipling chronicling the adventures of two British men who become kings in Kafiristan (now a province of Afghanistan).