epub |eng | 2018-06-23 | Author:Catherine Marshall

Monday morning was so beautiful that I put on my robe and slippers and eased quietly out the back door, clutching a pen and my journal. Leaning against the locust ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction June 23,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-06-23 | Author:Jean Racine [Jean]

( Category: Dramas & Plays June 23,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-02 | Author:Peter Ackroyd [Ackroyd, Peter]

Learn of Tristram’s victory over Arthur The next morning Tristram took leave of his host, and rode to the Castle of the Hard Rock. When he reached it, he saw ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales June 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-12-29 | Author:Leonid Andreyev

8. DEATH EXISTS. SO DOES LIFE Sergey Golovin had given no thought to death, which had seemed so irrelevant, of no concern to him. He was a fit, strong and ...
( Category: Classics June 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 1997-03-01 | Author:Jerzy Andrzejewski [Andrzejewski, Jerzy]

Wrona eyed him in his own peculiar way. ‘Don’t you worry,’ he muttered, ‘the time will come. Even if we don’t catch the bandits who committed these murders, sooner or ...
( Category: Contemporary June 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-06-22 | Author:Isaac Babel [Isaac Babel]

Down below, the voice of the division’s military commissar blares on. He is passionately trying to convince the puzzled tradesmen and plundered Jews: “You are the power. Everything here is ...
( Category: Classics June 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-04 | Author:Georges Simenon [Simenon, Georges]

6. In which Maigret is invited to lunch, and in which the talk is still of VIPs It had ended less badly than Maigret might have feared. For the little ...
( Category: Mystery June 22,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2014-10-07 | Author:Abbey, Edward [Abbey, Edward]

“Rejoice, Columbia’s sons, rejoice, To tyrants never bend the knee, But join with heart and mind and voice For Jefferson! And Liberty!” In the middle of the channel he twists ...
( Category: Literary June 22,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2004-08-02 | Author:Thoreau, Henry David [Thoreau, Henry David]

( Category: Classics June 20,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2010-09-30 | Author:Lamb, Charles [Lamb, Charles]

THE TAMING OF THE SHREW Katharine, the Shrew, was the eldest daughter of Baptista, a rich gentleman of Padua. She was a lady of such an ungovernable spirit and fiery ...
( Category: Classics June 20,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2000-07-31 | Author:Aiken, Conrad [Aiken, Conrad]

VIII. Wind blows. Snow falls. The great clock in its tower Ticks with reverberant coil and tolls the hour: At the deep sudden stroke the pigeons fly . . . ...
( Category: Poetry June 20,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2010-09-25 | Author:Grimm, Jacob Grimm; Wilhelm [Grimm, Jacob Grimm; Wilhelm]

Then he took Cinderella on his horse and rode away. And when they came to the hazel-tree the white dove sang— "Prince! prince! take home thy bride, For she is ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales June 20,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2003-08-25 | Author:Guin, Ursula Le [Guin, Ursula Le]

Alshel (presiding): Mr. Envoy, we find this information, and the proposals made by Mr. Obsle, Mr. Slose, Mr. Ithepen, Mr. Yegey and others, most interesting—most stimulating. We need, however, a ...
( Category: Science Fiction June 20,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2001-02-22 | Author:Lewis, C. S. [Lewis, C. S.]

The Screwtape Letters XVIII MY DEAR WORMWOOD, Even under Slubgob you must have learned at college the routine technique of sexual temptation, and since, for us spirits, this whole subject ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction June 20,2018 )
mobi |eng | 1997-02-28 | Author:Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan [Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan]

"The Cunninghams joined us, as you doubtless remember, outside the kitchen door. It was, of course, of the very first importance that they should not be reminded of the existence ...
( Category: Mystery June 20,2018 )

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