Short Stories & Anthologies
epub |eng | 2017-12-30 | Author:Webster, K

I’ve died and gone to heaven. That’s the only way to explain the blonde-haired, blue eyed angel who’s sprawled out on my desk. Her chest is heaving, her eyes are ...
( Category: Contemporary January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-12-25 | Author:Amy Lane [Lane, Amy]

THE NEXT day he wasn’t so sure. Taylor had planned to cook. Scott was not exactly sure the woman knew how. Since that first morning, Scott had been the unacknowledged ...
( Category: Gay Romance January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-01 | Author:H. P. Lovecraft [Lovecraft, H. P.]

The Descendant In London there is a man who screams when the church bells ring. He lives all alone with his streaked cat in Gray’s Inn, and people call him ...
( Category: Genre Fiction January 17,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-09-01 | Author:Jalal al-Din Rumi [Rumi, Jalal al-Din]

The young man becomes agitated because no reply comes from the king to his letter. This desert has no top or bottom either. That young man found he didn’t get ...
( Category: History & Criticism January 17,2018 )
epub |eng | 2012-03-16 | Author:Ann & VanderMeer

FIVE FILMS REVIEWED BY FRANKENSTEIN’S CREATURE, by Evan J. Peterson I. LITTLE PINE EYE Pinocchio, 1911 In Collodi’s original tale, the unborn log feels the burn of the scalpello, crying ...
( Category: Fantasy January 16,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2014-08-01 | Author:The Dark Magazine

Octavia Cade is a PhD candidate in science communication. She’s had a handful of short stories published before, in places like Strange Horizons, Cosmos, and Aurealis. Her first novella has ...
( Category: Genre Fiction January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Thackeray, William Makepeace

As the dinner at which Pen and his uncle took their places was not one of our grand parties, it had been served at a considerably earlier hour than those ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Twain, Mark

III The Major turned out to be an adorable traveling-companion, and young Parrish was charmed with him. His talk was sunshine and rainbows, and lit up the whole region around, ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Irving, Washington

Now trees their leafy hats do bare To reverence Winter's silver hair; A handsome hostess, merry host, A pot of ale now and a toast, Tobacco and a good coal ...
( Category: Classics January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Twain, Mark

The Californian's Tale Thirty-five years ago I was out prospecting on the Stanislaus, tramping all day long with pick and pan and horn, and washing a hatful of dirt here ...
( Category: Humor & Satire January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan

»Hotel Cosmopolitan Jewel Robbery. John Horner, 26, plumber, was brought up upon the charge of having upon the 22nd inst., abstracted from the jewel-case of the Countess of Morcar the ...
( Category: Mystery January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Crane, Stephen

III At night the Foundling approached the coast like a thief. Her lights were muffled so that from the deck the sea shone with its own radiance, like the faint ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:London, Jack

Chapter XIX I came on deck to find the Ghost heading up close on the port tack and cutting in to windward of a familiar spritsail close-hauled on the same ...
( Category: Genre Fiction January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-02-03 | Author:Mansfield, Katherine

The Young Girl In her blue dress, with her cheeks lightly flushed, her blue, blue eyes, and her gold curls pinned up as though for the first time – pinned ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies January 16,2018 )
epub |eng | 1976-01-02 | Author:Read, Miss [Read, Miss]

At seven o'clock the door was opened and a gratifyingly large crowd swarmed in. Capacious shopping bags of every shape and colour dangled from the women's arms. The first rush, ...
( Category: Contemporary January 16,2018 )