Biographical
epub |eng | 2010-04-08 | Author:Min, Anchee [Min, Anchee]

The clouds drifted low to the ground and the crowns of pine trees spread like beggars’ arms. Dick and I followed the trail leading to the top of the Purple ...
( Category: Biographical June 8,2017 )
epub | | 2010-06-10 | Author:Helen Hollick [Hollick, Helen]

§ LII Morgause seethed, though she took great care not to show it. That whelp riding ahead would gloat were she to show discomfort – and that satisfaction, under no ...
( Category: Biographical June 7,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-05-02 | Author:David Anthony Durham

Kaleb “Come attend this thing with me,” Crassus says. “I want it documented for my papers. Afterward we’ll see to the matters of correspondence.” The senator stands in his camp ...
( Category: Military May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Édouard Louis

My Other Father Here is an anecdote my mother told me. It was during one of the village dances—outlandishly named dances that would take place in the village hall a ...
( Category: Gay May 21,2017 )
azw3 |eng | 2011-10-23 | Author:Cantwell, Michael [Cantwell, Michael]

Back to Contents Chapter 17 The oncoming car blasted its way into my passenger door. We were pushed completely through the intersection. The car didn’t stop until we were wrapped ...
( Category: Biographical May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-02 | Author:Mark Sullivan [Sullivan, Mark]

It was past dark when Pino came through the door to Uncle Albert’s sewing room. “I saw bad things today,” Pino said, emotional again. “I heard them, too.” “Tell me,” ...
( Category: Biographical May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-13 | Author:Andrea Camilleri

It was just before ten o’clock, and they were in the sitting room of the private apartment, with donna Eleonora in an armchair and don Alterio standing in front of ...
( Category: Biographical May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2017-03-15 | Author:Cecily Ross

JANUARY 20, 1833 My foolish and short-lived vocation as a teacher has been thoroughly crushed. Old Joe Harris arrived on my doorstep this morning in a half-drunken state. It took ...
( Category: Biographical May 21,2017 )
mobi |eng | 2016-09-20 | Author:Lindsay Jayne Ashford

Max left them with a railway timetable and a tin of foul-smelling yellow powder, which he said they would need to sprinkle all over the seats of the carriage on ...
( Category: Biographical May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2008-06-16 | Author:Richard Liebmann-Smith

Chapter Seven On the afternoon of September 7, 1876, over a thousand miles from the chaos and carnage taking place out in Minnesota, Elena Hite arrived in Cambridge to meet ...
( Category: Biographical May 21,2017 )
epub |eng | 2009-11-30 | Author:Leo Tolstoy

26 • DISCUSSIONS Volodya, lying with his feet up on the sofa and leaning his head on his arm, was reading a French novel when I paid my usual visit ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers May 19,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-12-28 | Author:Carrie Fisher [Fisher, Carrie]

Tony lit yet another cigarette as they drove past downtown San Diego. “Hey, have you got a pen and paper? Sometimes when I feel like this, I write something. And ...
( Category: Humorous March 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-11-23 | Author:Adam Palmer [Palmer, Adam]

August 3, 1944 Cleaning Out Guam After the village was secured, Doss and his pal Glenn were walking past the collecting area where all the dead native and American bodies ...
( Category: Biographical March 5,2017 )
mobi |eng | 2016-12-29 | Author:Christina Baker Kline

I’M APPREHENSIVE ABOUT seeing Walton for the first time after the long winter apart, but he gives me a warm hug and a kiss on the cheek. “I have a ...
( Category: Biographical February 24,2017 )
epub |eng | 2015-03-23 | Author:Fyodor Dostoevsky [Dostoevsky, Fyodor]

I The Hospital Soon after the holidays, I fell ill and was sent to our military hospital. It stood apart, about a quarter mile from the fortress. It was a ...
( Category: Political February 24,2017 )

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