Literary
epub |eng | | Author:Choi, Susan

Trust Exercise “KAREN” STOOD OUTSIDE the Skylight bookstore in Los Angeles, waiting for her old friend, the author. Her old high school classmate, the author. Was it assuming too much, ...
( Category: Coming of Age April 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-17 | Author:Ian McEwan [McEwan, Ian]

SEVEN While we waited for an ex-con to come by and make an attempt on Miranda’s life, we settled into an oddly pleasurable routine. The suspense, partly mitigated by Adam’s ...
( Category: Psychological April 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2003-06-17 | Author:Jitterbug Perfume [Perfume, Jitterbug]

"Subatomic particles apparently de- and rematerialize fairly routinely," Dr. Dannyboy has written. "Some of them actually can be in two places at once. Their freedom from the normal confines of ...
( Category: Surrealism April 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 1994-01-02 | Author:Half Asleep in Frog Pajamas [Pajamas, Half Asleep in Frog]

NINE OH-FOUR P.M. Ill have the vegetable stir-fry. But without asparagus. Repeat: no asparagus. I get the picture, says Brian, a bit too snippishly for an underling. And what will ...
( Category: Magical Realism April 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 1990-01-01 | Author:Skinny Legs & All [Legs, Skinny & All]

It wasn't complicated. The talismans had decided that one of their group must leave the cathedral, leave the hiding place and venture into the city. Specifically, one of them must ...
( Category: Humor April 19,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Rachel Howard

The flight home, the drive from the airport—we move as though ferrying a vial of plutonium. Swaddle you in your blankie. You suck your thumb, which I rarely see you ...
( Category: Biographical April 19,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-27 | Author:Ali Smith [Smith, Ali]

Long long ago in the morning of what was actually still today, Brit had been on her way to work. But now, opposite her on a train speeding its way ...
( Category: Cultural Heritage April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-17 | Author:Isabella Hammad [Hammad, Isabella]

10 That night, the snows began. In the morning, the sky smothered Nablus in a thick white smoke, which settled into thigh-high banks and silenced all the houses. No birds ...
( Category: Literary April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-03 | Author:Ben Elton [Elton, Ben]

37. Latifa’s Mum Winnie Joseph lived in a flat in one of the numerous social-housing tower blocks that clustered round the Westway just past Hammersmith en route to Heathrow Airport. ...
( Category: Literary April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-28 | Author:Billy O'Callaghan [O'Callaghan, Billy]

V Leave-taking After the dreams have come, the mornings feel like glass around him. Everything looks too bright, too well preserved. Michael’s way of coping is to sit at the ...
( Category: Family Life April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-30 | Author:Dave Patterson

* * * During the twenty-minute drive to the hospital my mother rolls down her window and shakes her head to stay awake. Though it’s the middle of the afternoon, ...
( Category: Coming of Age April 18,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-10 | Author:Sloane Tanen

Henry went to the YMCA in Santa Monica after his visit with Bunny. He’d gone after their last couple of visits, needing to burn off energy. Dr. Zimmerman had strongly ...
( Category: Family Life April 17,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:John Stonehouse

Chapter Seventeen Zachary Tutton sits with his back to the door, unaware of people entering the room. His hair is long, mid-brown, greasy. He's wearing a pair of closed-ear headphones, ...
( Category: Thriller & Suspense April 14,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 1971-10-15 | Author:John Le Carre

He returned to the hotel in time for the afternoon mail. Dear Aldo, You asked me to write to you so I am doing so. I trust you are all ...
( Category: Espionage April 13,2019 )
mobi, epub |eng | 1990-06-22 | Author:John Le Carre

The Secret Pilgrim EIGHT MY STUDENTS had decided to give Smiley a rough ride, just as they’d done to me from time to time. We’d be running along perfectly smoothly ...
( Category: Espionage April 13,2019 )