Jack London

John Griffith London (born John Griffith Chaney; January 12, 1876 November 22, 1916) was an American novelist, journalist and social activist. A pioneer of commercial fiction and American magazines, he was one of the first American authors to become an international celebrity and earn a large fortune from writing. He was also an innovator in the genre that would later become known as science fiction.London was part of the radical literary group “The Crowd” in San Francisco and a passionate advocate of unionization, workers’ rights, socialism, and eugenics. He wrote several works dealing with these topics, such as his dystopian novel The Iron Heel, his non-fiction expos The People of the Abyss, War of the Classes, and Before Adam.
His most famous works include The Call of the Wild and White Fang, both set in the Klondike Gold Rush, as well as the short stories “To Build a Fire”, “An Odyssey of the North”, and “Love of Life”. He also wrote about the South Pacific in stories such as “The Pearls of Parlay”, and “The Heathen”.


eBooks: A Daughter of the Snows | A Son Of The Sun | Adventure | Before Adam | Brown Wolf and Other Jack London Stories | Burning Daylight | Children of the Frost | Dutch Courage and Other Stories | Hearts of Three | Jerry of the Islands | John Barleycorn | Lost Face | Love of Life | Martin Eden | Michael, Brother of Jerry | Moon-Face and Other Stories | On the Makaloa Mat & Island Tales | Revolution and Other Essays | Scorn of Women | Smoke Bellew | South Sea Tales | Stories of Ships and the Sea | Tales of the Fish Patrol | The Abysmal Brute | The Acorn-Planter | The Call of the Wild | The Cruise of the Dazzler | The Cruise of the Snark | The Faith of Men | The Game | The God of His Fathers | The House of Pride, and Other Tales of Hawaii | The Human Drift | The Iron Heel | The Jacket (The Star-Rover) | The Kempton-Wace Letters | The Little Lady of the Big House | The Mutiny of the Elsinore | The Night-Born | The People of the Abyss | The Red One | The Road | The Scarlet Plague | The Sea Wolf | The Son of the Wolf | The Strength of the Strong | The Turtles of Tasman | The Valley of the Moon | Theft | War of the Classes | When God Laughs and Other Stories | White Fang

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