Books The Encantadas And Other Stories by Herman Melville Paperback, 207 pages, Dover Pubns, List Price: $3.50 | purchase close overlay Buy Featured Book TitleThe Encantadas And Other StoriesAuthorHerman Melville Your purchase helps support NPR programming. How? Amazon iBooks Independent Booksellers NPR Summary In this novella, Herman Melville takes us to an Edenic island that turns out to be less of a paradise and more of a purgatory. Genres: Fiction Also by Herman Melville Bartleby, the Scrivener Israel Potter Moby Dick Israel Potter Facebook Twitter Google+ Email NPR stories about The Encantadas And Other Stories Three Books... Spooky And Cerebral: 3 Brainy Books For Halloween October 31, 2011 Looking for something thoughtful to go along with your Halloween thrills? Author Lisa Tucker recommends three page-turners that will make you feel scarily smart.