epub |eng | 2007-07-04 | Author:Stella Gibbons [Stella Gibbons]

Poor, Poor Black Sheep MR BASIL MERRYN and Miss Pompey Taverner were dining together by the river on a summer evening. The last sunlight had gone from the tops of ...
( Category: Short Stories August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:DK

< Contents The Red Room by H. G. Wells First published in 1896 in The Idler magazine. “I can assure you,” said I, “that it will take a very tangible ...
( Category: Classics August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-16 | Author:Martin Edwards [Edwards, Martin]

THE NATURALIST AT LAW R. AUSTIN FREEMAN Richard Austin Freeman (1862–1943) was a doctor who turned to writing detective fiction to supplement his income after ill health affected his career; ...
( Category: Murder August 6,2020 )
epub |eng | 2020-06-02 | Author:Yukio Mishima

4. When the lieutenant at last turned away, it was not from weariness. For one thing, he was anxious not to undermine the considerable strength he would need in carrying ...
( Category: Japanese August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Steinbeck

Ernie Pyle IT’S A HARD THING to write about a dead man who doesn’t seem dead to you. Ernie Pyle didn’t want to go back to the war. When he ...
( Category: Authors August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Carson McCullers

( Category: Short Stories August 5,2020 )
azw3 |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Robert Homer & Fagles

BOOK THIRTEEN: Battling for the Ships But once Zeus had driven Hector and Hector's Trojans hard against the ships, he left both armies there, milling among the hulls to bear ...
( Category: Ancient & Classical August 5,2020 )
mobi |eng | 2011-06-21 | Author:James Weldon Johnson [Johnson, James Weldon]

PART THREE POETRY POETRY “I am glad,” writes James Weldon Johnson to Joel E. Spingarn, “that you like ‘The Creation.’ I have been experimenting for some time to find a ...
( Category: Essays August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 1948-01-01 | Author:Greene, Graham [Graham, Greene,]

2 From eight-thirty in the morning until eleven he dealt with a case of petty larceny; there were six witnesses to examine, and he didn’t believe a word that any ...
( Category: Home Repair August 5,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-07-27 | Author:Kate Chopin [Chopin, Kate]

2 La Petite had determined upon trying to fit herself to the strange, narrow existence which she knew awaited her at Cote Joyeuse. It went well enough at first. Sometimes ...
( Category: Short Stories July 31,2020 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-28 | Author:Various

Here ends the life of St Elizabeth of Spaalbeek, who passed to Christ in the year of our Lord 1266. Marguerite Porete EXTRACTS FROM THE MIRROR OF SIMPLE SOULS CHAPTER ...
( Category: Essays July 30,2020 )
epub |eng | 2011-04-19 | Author:Jose Rizal

20 THE ARBITRATOR What Father Irene had said was correct: Though the question of the Academy of Castilian Language had been presented a good time back, it was coming to ...
( Category: Spanish & Portuguese July 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-10 | Author:Mark Twain

( Category: United States July 25,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-14 | Author:Marcel Proust [Proust, Marcel]

“I sincerely hope that we won’t!” cried Mme Verdurin. “Heaven preserve us from him; he’s too deadly for words, a stupid, ill-bred boor.” On hearing these words Cottard exhibited an ...
( Category: French July 24,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-07-15 | Author:Arkady Strugatsky

7. CANDIDE It was a very strange village. When they had come out of the forest and seen it in the basin below, they had been struck by the silence. ...
( Category: Classics July 24,2020 )