Jack London is an iconic American writer, social activist, mostly known as the author of adventure fiction. Many of his literary works, including novels and short stories, based on his own life experience and they have inspired numerous authors' works, and adaptations for television and film. “Before Adam” is a novel, first published in 1906 in “Everybody's Magazine”. The plot is based on the idea of human evolution popular at that time. It is the story of a boy who dreams he lives the life of an early hominid Australopithecine. The one of the best-selling books of the time, written by the master of adventure fiction, will not leave you indifferent; also it is absolutely must-read for every fan of London’s work. Enjoy the reading.