Literature & Fiction
epub |eng | 2012-02-15 | Author:Khushwant Singh

F I F T E E N It Was Dark SHASHI DESHPANDE ‘Are you awake?’ I came out of an ugly dream, in which I was wandering all over an ...
( Category: Contemporary February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lyn Cote [Lyn Cote]

She turned to him with an amused expression. “It’s not every day,” he observed laconically, “that one can be at the absolute center of things.” “Shall we put our feet ...
( Category: Christian Books & Bibles February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-12-05 | Author:Penny Vincenzi

It was very clever, Colin’s plan, Flora thought. And she could see it was just about feasible. It wouldn’t exactly save the house for her—and certainly not her Meadow—but it ...
( Category: Contemporary February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-05-04 | Author:Bob Mayer

Chapter Nine 14 September 1847, Mexico City, Mexico “The Halls of Montezuma,” Ulysses S. Grant said. “Cortes stood in this square three hundred years ago.” The palace of the Mexican ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-03-01 | Author:Sarah Willis

As they drive around looking for Jennifer, Simon tells her that she should send her daughter to a drug treatment program, or one of those tough-love places where Jennifer will ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-02-15 | Author:Jessica Hagedorn

The humid days and nights crawled by. The weeks and months. Mother hated me less and less. I wanted to name you Albertine. But I was angry with her for ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-09-01 | Author:Michelle Marquis

Chapter 6 Vadim woke Raven with a kiss. He would have let her sleep longer but he was starving and he knew she would be too. She awoke slowly, stretching ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-07-16 | Author:Ily Goyanes

I remembered the newsletter from about a year ago announcing the company had taken a storage room in the basement and converted it into a fitness room for employees to ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2009-08-01 | Author:Luke Davies

A DELICATE OPERATION I WILL NEED to tell him about tiredness, of course, which eventually becomes a factor. I juggled too many painkillers and women. By the mid-fifties it was ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-01 | Author:Primula Bond

Eating Figs THE MATTE-BLUE SKY closed in like a helmet being lowered over her aching head. Salome fanned the baking air with her guide book, waiting for her charges to ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-06-01 | Author:Eve Howard

Chapter Four Pamela “I’ve hired an eccentric girl to look after the shop while Laura and I are in Europe,” Hugo Sands told Sloan Taylor while browsing in the bookstore. ...
( Category: Arts & Photography February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-08-03 | Author:R. Gay

THE OUT-OF-TOWNER Delilah Devlin Maybe I felt the unexpected attraction because we had been forced to share the same hotel suite. Or maybe it was just the late hour and ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Robert Hollingworth

ARMAN ARRIVED home to discover that the rear paling fence had vanished and that the backyard was now a receptacle for several tonnes of used bricks. Nick was standing nearby, ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2010-05-31 | Author:Eve Howard

Chapter Four Spring Rain As four o’clock struck on the first Friday afternoon in April, David Lawrence exited his office, briefcase in hand. Pausing before the frosted glass door of ...
( Category: Arts & Photography February 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-01-30 | Author:Bart Schneider

Big Tipper I was doubly surprised on my way back to the bar. The first surprise actually hit me as I washed my hands. One of my daughter’s songs—“Littler Than ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 15,2019 )