Humor & Satire
epub |eng | 2018-01-01 | Author:Janet Evanovich [Evanovich, Janet]

* * * ■ ■ ■ I slumped in my seat in Ranger’s Porsche. “I’m exhausted,” I said. “I’m not waitress material. I’m glad this day is over.” “It’s not ...
( Category: Romantic Comedy November 20,2018 )
epub |eng | 1886-02-01 | Author:James, Henry [James, Henry]

XXV They passed through two or three small, short streets, which, with their little wooden houses, with still more wooden door-yards, looked as if they had been constructed by the ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1889-01-01 | Author:Twain, Mark [Twain, Mark]

CHAPTER XXIV. A Rival Magician. MY influence in the Valley of Holiness was something prodigious now. It seemed worth while to try to turn it to some valuable account. The ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1937-01-15 | Author:Cronin, A. J. [Cronin, A. J.]

xvi Andrew woke up in the middle of that night groaning:— “Am I a fool, Chris? Chucking away our living—a sound job? After all, I was getting a few private ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-01 | Author:Kressing, Harry [Kressing, Harry]

26 “. . . so he says she’s getting too fat—he blames you—and he’s going to take her away.” Conrad smiled at the news. “The boy shows spirit.—And what will ...
( Category: Genre Fiction November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-08-16 | Author:Leo, Forrest [Leo, Forrest]

‘Of course I do!’ ‘Bosch and Bruegel,’ says Lancaster. ‘Who copied whom?’ ‘What?’ Lizzie is becoming flustered. Lancaster charges on. ‘Who’s Gustave Courbet?’ ‘A painter.’ ‘What did he paint?’ ‘PAINTINGS.’ ...
( Category: Humor & Satire November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1966-01-03 | Author:Pynchon, Thomas [Pynchon, Thomas]

5 Though her next move should have been to contact Randolph Driblette again, she decided instead to drive up to Berkeley. She wanted to find out where Richard Wharfinger had ...
( Category: Literary November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1964-01-19 | Author:Dundy, Elaine [Dundy, Elaine]

10 NO DOUBT because of my being an American (though possibly the strain of all the mixed emotions I'd been feeling that day might have had something to do with ...
( Category: Women's Fiction November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1920-01-01 | Author:Lewis, Sinclair [Lewis, Sinclair]

II She disliked “The Girl from Kankakee” even more than she had expected. It narrated the success of a farm-lassie in clearing her brother of a charge of forgery. She ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1984-01-01 | Author:Banks, Iain [Banks, Iain]

6: The Skull Grounds WHEN Agnes Cauldhame arrived, eight and a half months pregnant, on her BSA 500 with the swept-back handlebars and eye of Sauron painted red on the ...
( Category: Genre Fiction November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1969-01-03 | Author:Amis, Kingsley [Amis, Kingsley]

4: The Young Man ‘Death’s an integral part of life, after all. We settle for it by the mere act of being born. Let’s face it, Mr Allington, it is ...
( Category: Genre Fiction November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-10 | Author:McClanahan, Scott [McClanahan, Scott]

We used to do nice things for another though. One night Sarah came home crying because she’d broken an old woman’s leg. She told me all you have to do ...
( Category: Literary November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1934-01-16 | Author:Greenwood, Edwin [Greenwood, Edwin]

12. THE “FEET” Major Beamish awoke the next morning with a feeling that all had not gone well the previous evening. He surveyed the yellow tinge in his eyes with ...
( Category: Thrillers & Suspense November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1876-01-15 | Author:Twain, Mark [Twain, Mark]

17 Memories of the Lost Heroes — The Point in Tom’s Secret But there was no hilarity in the little town that same tranquil Saturday afternoon. The Harpers, and Aunt ...
( Category: Genre Fiction November 12,2018 )
epub |eng | 1726-01-01 | Author:Swift, Jonathan [Swift, Jonathan]

THE END OF THE SECOND PART. Part III A VOYAGE TO LAPUTA, BALNIBARBI, LUGGNAGG, GLUBBDUBDRIB, AND JAPAN Chapter I The author sets out on his third voyage. Is taken by ...
( Category: Classics November 12,2018 )

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