Mythology & Folk Tales
azw3 |eng | 2017-01-01 | Author:Jeff Vandermeer [Vandermeer, Jeff]

About the Author Jeff VanderMeer is an award-winning novelist and editor. His fiction has been translated into twenty languages and has appeared in the Library of America’s American Fantastic Tales ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales October 19,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 2008-05-16 | Author:Husain Haddawy & Muhsin Mahdi

THE NINETY-NINTH NIGHT The following night Shahrazad said: It is related, O King, that Ja’far said to the caliph: Badr al-Din said, “Because the pomegranate dish lacked pepper, you have ...
( Category: Children's Folk Tales & Myths October 19,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-01-01 | Author:Arthur Machen

and his face flushed with fortune and the lust of the hunter. He turned at once to the first leaf of the pocket-book, and proceeded to read with rapt interest ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales October 19,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 1992-01-01 | Author:Angela Carter

OLD FOSTER (HILLBILLY: USA) hey use to be an old man, he lived way over in the forest by hisself, and all he lived on was he caught women and ...
( Category: Children's Folk Tales & Myths October 19,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 2009-09-14 | Author:Kim Addonizio [Addonizio, Kim]

in the kitchen keeps clicking away saying Love me to the skillet and saucepans, the wire rack of dishes, cans of soup and beans, O bowl of sugar, O dispenser ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales October 18,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 2006-06-01 | Author:James MacKillop [MacKillop, James]

10 The Ulster Cycle Part II: Cúchulainn and the Táin ROOTS OF HEROIC IDENTITY Cúchulainn usually can be counted on to get the best of things, as his appearance in ...
( Category: Social Sciences October 18,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 2014-09-23 | Author:E.T.A. Hoffmann [Hoffmann, E.T.A.]

Conclusion of the Tale of the Hard Nut NO SOONER WERE THE LIGHTS LIT ON THE following evening than Godfather Drosselmeier actually showed up and continued the story. *** Drosselmeier ...
( Category: Children's Folk Tales & Myths October 18,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 1993-08-15 | Author:Charles Perrault [Perrault, Charles]

Moral Diamonds and rubies may Work some wonders in their way; But a gentle word is worth More than all the gems on earth. Another Moral Though—when otherwise inclined— It’s ...
( Category: Classic Literature & Fiction October 18,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 1996-08-31 | Author:Roberto Calasso [Calasso, Roberto]

Śiva bent down at the ocean shore, as the black mass began to lap around his feet. The Devas and Asuras watched, amazed, as though he were about to let ...
( Category: Hinduism October 18,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Oliver Onions [Onions, Oliver]

"Florrie is Mrs Smithson?" "Yes." I was not pleased. I suppose that, like Charles Lamb, I am squeamish about my women and children, and I remembered Mrs Smithson's post cards. ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales October 18,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-01-01 | Author:D.S. Smith [Smith, D.S.]

Chapter 30 Lin Lee decided the best solution to her dilemma was the one that had always served her best in the past. Deceit! Anything but positive news at this ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales October 18,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-09-14 | Author:Taisia Kitaiskaia [Kitaiskaia, Taisia]

HOW DO I FEEL MY FEELINGS? ----------------------- Dear Baba Yaga, I have lived too long distancing myself from my feelings. How do I feel them, and what do I do ...
( Category: Social Sciences October 18,2021 )
azw3 |eng | 1985-06-14 | Author:Haruki Murakami & Alfred Birnbaum (translator)

"Do you suppose this marks the deadline?" she asked. "Either that, or it's (4). Meaning, if the program is cancelled at (3), X won't happen. But if for some reason ...
( Category: Literary Fiction October 18,2021 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Lea Falls [Falls, Lea]

Why didn’t the ancestors use wells as ethereal ports? All Martín would have to do was yell loud enough and receive wisdom in a bucket. If you poke Richard in ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales October 18,2021 )
epub |eng | 2021-10-11 | Author:Lorraine Williams [Williams, Lorraine]

CHAPTER FOURTEEN THEY MOVED OUTSIDE to the balcony where Jada was first introduced to the games. It had only been a few months ago, but it felt like a lifetime ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales October 18,2021 )