Short Stories
epub |eng | 2004-11-30 | Author:Nathaniel Hawthorne [Hawthorne, Nathaniel]

"Get you on horseback, Dr. Melmoth, and proceed as speedily as may be down the valley to the town," said the dame, the influence of whose firmer mind was sometimes, ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-09 | Author:Alphonse Daudet [Daudet, Alphonse]

THE MAN WITH THE GOLDEN BRAIN To the Lady who wants pleasant stories. I took your letter, madame, as an invitation to change my ways. I have been tempted to ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2004-07-03 | Author:George Sand [Sand, George]

* * * XIV THE OLD WOMAN Germain soon found himself at the spot on the edge of the pool where he had passed the night. The fire was still ...
( Category: Horror October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-26 | Author:Nikolai Vasilievich Gogol [Gogol, Nikolai Vasilievich]

A MAY NIGHT I Songs were echoing in the village street. It was just the time when the young men and girls, tired with the work and cares of the ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2003-01-31 | Author:O. Henry [Henry, O.]

THE LOST BLEND Since the bar has been blessed by the clergy, and cocktails open the dinners of the elect, one may speak of the saloon. Teetotalers need not listen, ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2001-07-31 | Author:O. Henry [Henry, O.]

THE GREEN DOOR Suppose you should be walking down Broadway after dinner, with ten minutes allotted to the consummation of your cigar while you are choosing between a diverting tragedy ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2006-02-18 | Author:M. E. Braddon [Braddon, M. E. (Mary Elizabeth)]

When we went back to the drawing-room after dinner, the Miss Collingwoods had a great deal to say to Milly about a grand croquet- match which was to take place ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2004-09-26 | Author:Ambrose Bierce [Bierce, Ambrose]

* * * Bits Of Autobiography Return to Table of Contents * * * On a Mountain Return to Table of Contents They say that the lumberman has looked upon ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 1982-09-26 | Author:Ruth Rendell [Ruth Rendell]

May and June Their parents named them May and June because their birthdays occurred in those months. A third sister, an April child, had been christened Avril but she had ...
( Category: Spies & Politics October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2011-10-15 | Author:Jack Hodgins

By the River But listen, she thinks, it’s nearly time. And flutters, leaf-like, at the thought. The train will rumble down the valley, stop at the little shack to discharge ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )
epub, mobi |eng | 2014-03-11 | Author:Kathy Page

We, the Trees She should have seen trouble coming from the way he stood out in the class. His hair, growing out of a short cut, was beginning to curl. ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )
epub, azw3 |eng | 2010-10-15 | Author:Salley Vickers [Vickers, Salley]

Before he went off to be killed in the Great War, Sylvie’s grandmother had met the love of her life at Claridge’s and it lingered in Sylvie’s mind as the ...
( Category: Anthologies October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jay Lake

The Temptation of Eustace Prudence McAllen * * * Editor Kerrie Lynn Hughes asked me one day for a story. Which she needed by the end of the week. About ...
( Category: Anthologies October 16,2014 )
mobi |eng | 2013-12-03 | Author:Adam-Troy Castro

The Shallow End of the Pool I don’t know which one of us woke up first. I do know that when the light changed, illuminating a sky that the wire ...
( Category: Anthologies October 16,2014 )
epub |eng | 2014-01-05 | Author:Hollister, Bridget [Hollister, Bridget]

Stay Updated Find out when Bridget Hollister releases a new book! Receive exclusive sneak peeks and content! Find out about exciting contests! Get one free read a month! Subscribe to ...
( Category: Single Author October 16,2014 )