Classics
epub |eng | 2012-06-28 | Author:Capote, Truman [Capote, Truman]

MASTER MISERY (1949) Her high heels, clacking across the marble foyer, made her think of ice cubes rattling in a glass, and the flowers, those autumn chrysanthemums in the urn ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-01 | Author:Stephen Brennan

THE COMING OF FINN BY STANDISH JAMES O’GRADY It was the Eve of Samhain, which we Christians call All Hallows’ Eve. The King of Ireland, Conn, the Hundred-Fighter, sat at ...
( Category: History & Criticism December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-06-11 | Author:Hicks, Caitlin;

Chapter 19 surfin’ usa Dear Blessed Mother, I’m counting on you. I just made one bad decision: to go with Madcap. The rest of what is going to happen can’t ...
( Category: Genre Fiction December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Cressida Lane [Lane, Cressida]

Chapter 16 “I beg your pardon?” “I will pay the ransom for which you are being held,” said Lady Catherine. “If you agree to end your engagement to Matlock this ...
( Category: Clean & Wholesome December 9,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-12-25 | Author:Cooper, James Fenimore [Cooper, James Fenimore]

CHAPTER 18 “Why, anything; An honorable murderer, if you will; For naught I did in hate, but all in honor.” —Othello The bloody and inhuman scene rather incidentally mentioned than ...
( Category: Classics December 9,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-05-11 | Author:Cook, Christofer [Cook, Christofer]

Scene 11 “A Strange Fever” [Lucy’s Boudoir, Cottage in Whitby] (Lighting and gentle morning music rise back up on Lucy’s boudoir to convey a new morning after the storm. Mina ...
( Category: Genre Fiction December 9,2018 )
azw |eng | 2015-08-26 | Author:Duncan, Jane [Duncan, Jane]

When on my return, George and Tom met the train, all thought of Monica was swept out of my mind for almost the first words George spoke were: ‘Jean has ...
( Category: Humor & Satire December 9,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2010-05-14 | Author:Lucius Annaeus Seneca [Seneca, Lucius Annaeus]

(2) You can see whole regions torn up from their foundations and what had been next door lying across the sea; you can see cities and nations rent apart when ...
( Category: Environment December 9,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-11-15 | Author:Shey Stahl [Stahl, Shey]

“Can I help you, ma’am?” I glance up at the whiteboard acting as a menu. “Two hot dogs with ketchup and one order of nachos, extra cheese, and a Coke.” ...
( Category: Romantic Comedy December 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-08-12 | Author:Thomas Hinde [Hinde, Thomas]

PART FIVE I heard it that evening. I was in the back drive, looking north. I ran. I took it in the office. I lifted the receiver and at once ...
( Category: Thrillers & Suspense December 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-11-26 | Author:Bernard Malamud [Desmond Morris]

A SUMMER’S READING GEORGE STOYONOVICH WAS a neighborhood boy who had quit high school on an impulse when he was sixteen, run out of patience, and though he was ashamed ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies December 8,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Richmal Crompton [Crompton, Richmal]

Chapter Twelve FAY ran lightly downstairs to the dining-room, where her tea was laid on the big mahogany table. It had been lovely walking home with Philippa and Billy. When ...
( Category: Genre Fiction December 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-13 | Author:Patrick Suskind & John E. Woods [Suskind, Patrick & Woods, John E.]

28 And so it went, day in day out, week in week out, month in month out. So it went for seven long years. Meanwhile war raged in the world ...
( Category: Contemporary December 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2007-05-21 | Author:Frederick Marryat [Marryat, Frederick]

* * * Chapter Twenty One. IT was not until three or four days after the ship had sailed from Martinique that the captain spoke to me. I had during ...
( Category: Action & Adventure December 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 1999-12-31 | Author:Lewis Carroll [Carroll, Lewis]

( Category: Classics December 8,2018 )