World Literature
epub | | | Author:Takeshi Saitō

15 Chōbei Gets the News The attendant stood over the peddler as he came to. The eyes of the two men met in astonishment. “Why, it’s Mobei! A quarrel over ...
( Category: Japanese October 1,2023 )
epub |eng | 2021-10-19 | Author:Christoffer Petersen [Petersen, Christoffer]

Part 10 Affaq Kimikitsoq was thinner than his son, Kapakka. When we first met, when he and Duneq whispered about ghosts, huddled beneath the cabin window on the trawler’s deck, ...
( Category: Scandinavian September 30,2023 )
epub |eng | 2014-09-15 | Author:Unknown

Jessica Page was lying at the bottom of a large claw-foot tub. It was half-filled with water, and more was pouring in from the gushing faucet. Staring at the submerged ...
( Category: Jewish September 28,2023 )
epub |eng | | Author:Tracey Alvarez [Alvarez, Tracey]

No wandering hands or lingering kisses woke West the next morning. Instead, the growl of an outboard motor and a male voice hollering his name snatched him from a very ...
( Category: Australian & Oceanian September 28,2023 )
epub |eng | | Author:Dave Margoshes

They’d met under one of the glittering chandeliers in the ornate lobby of the Fort Garry Hotel on the evening the award was presented, he a gangly seventeen-year-old in a ...
( Category: Jewish September 28,2023 )
epub |eng | 1917-01-01 | Author:Knut Hamsun [Hamsun, Knut]

PART TWO I Sellanrå is no longer a desolate place, there are seven people living there, all told. But in the short period the haying was going on, there also ...
( Category: Scandinavian September 27,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-06-14 | Author:Amber Row [Row, Amber]

Chapter 17 Aryana I wouldn’t say I liked thinking about my childhood. It wasn't particularly traumatizing, but it didn't fill me with good emotions, so I didn't see the point ...
( Category: Italian September 24,2023 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Anna Stuart [Stuart, Anna]

* * * An hour later and Robyn looked down at Oahu from five hundred feet in the air. It was stunning and Malie’s aircraft was so light. ‘It’s like ...
( Category: Jewish September 24,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-06-22 | Author:Susan Horsnell [Horsnell, Susan]

Chapter Eight HUDSON “Ta-da!” I turned around with the bottle of sunscreen held up in one hand and I swear my eyes almost bugged out of their sockets. Elizabeth had ...
( Category: Italian September 24,2023 )
epub |eng | 2022-05-30 | Author:Anna Stuart [Stuart, Anna]

TWENTY-ONE ESTER ‘You’re doing what?’ Klara shrieked. ‘Moving,’ Pfani said calmly, rolling her rough mattress up off the floor of the kapo’s private room. ‘Moving where?’ Klara’s solid body twitched ...
( Category: Jewish September 24,2023 )
epub |eng | 2011-04-26 | Author:Carolyn Slaughter

PART TWO TEN 1921 We were in Simla, Joseph and I. He was bringing up a bucket of water from the well, and I was looking down into the darkness. ...
( Category: Indian September 21,2023 )
epub |eng | | Author:Andre Bagoo

THE SECRET LIFE OF A DYSLEXIC CRITIC One day you see the banners. And the posters. And the table with volunteers. It’s Dyslexia Week. You pick up a flier listing ...
( Category: Caribbean & Latin American September 21,2023 )
epub |eng | | Author:Sholem Aleichem

XII AND NACHMAN Verebivker is not at home. Early this morning, he took his stick and set out to walk through the village to do business. He stops in front ...
( Category: Jewish September 21,2023 )
epub |eng | 2023-04-25 | Author:Mette Jakobsen

I look out the door and see that they’re already halfway down the lane. They’re moving fast. We only have a couple of minutes, and even though the streetlight next ...
( Category: World Literature September 17,2023 )