Literary
epub |eng | 2018-05-23 | Author:judy blundell

* * * — ACROSS THE BAY were dinner parties under shady trees, where the food was never fried and the wines were exquisite, where the women were slender and ...
( Category: Genre Fiction May 23,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-23 | Author:Caryl Phillips

28 Less of a Man Earlier in the evening, after the departure of his manservant, and during the quiet time when they usually sat together in the drawing room, he ...
( Category: Genre Fiction May 23,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-05 | Author:Holly Brown

Chapter 23 For once, Edwin’s not drinking. He’s also frowning. “Albie says you were struggling a lot this weekend. He’s not sure you’re emotionally ready for this.” Am I imagining ...
( Category: Women's Fiction May 23,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-22 | Author:Danielle Teller

I had to wait two days for an audience with Abbess Elfilda. The overcast sky sent down a constant, halfhearted drizzle, but I spent my time outdoors, walking restlessly around ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales May 23,2018 )
epub |eng | 2016-03-14 | Author:Karl Ove Knausgaard [Knausgaard, Karl Ove]

We cleaned our teeth together in the bathroom, kissed each other goodnight and went to our separate rooms. Outside, it had begun to rain. I lay listening to the light ...
( Category: Literary May 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Karl Ove Knausgaard [Knausgaard, Karl Ove]

From the open window on the floor above came the sound of crying. I craned my neck. Kari Anne was in the kitchen, emptying the dishwasher, two glasses on the ...
( Category: Literary May 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-06-02 | Author:Karl Ove Knausgaard [Knausgaard, Karl Ove]

‘Tack så mycket,’ she said in Swedish. Then Tusen, tusen takk, in Norwegian. She took my hands in hers, bent forward and kissed them, first one, then the other. Then ...
( Category: Literary May 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-16 | Author:Denis Johnson [Johnson, Denis]

For Liz Liz was the only woman Link had truly loved, he confided in me many times, as his body and mind failed him in his deranged bedroom with the ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies May 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-02 | Author:Kate Mosse [Mosse, Kate]

CHAPTER FORTY CARCASSONNE Blanche pressed another coin into Marie’s hand. ‘I have no further need of your assistance.’ ‘If there was a position in your service, my lady, would you ...
( Category: Genre Fiction May 22,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-06-25 | Author:Daryl Gregory [Gregory, Daryl]

Chapter 7 At the next meeting we were all shocked by Martin’s appearance, in both senses of the word “appearance”: shocked at the bruises and bandages, and shocked that he ...
( Category: Fantasy May 21,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-01 | Author:Louis de Bernières [Bernières, Louis de]

61 Rosie and Daniel at the Tarn ON A COLD and windy day in late winter, not long after Rosie’s conversation with Fairhead, she and Daniel, muffled up in heavy ...
( Category: Genre Fiction May 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Voltaire's Romances [Romances, Voltaire's]

XI. AMAZAN AND FORMOSANTA BECOME RECONCILED. The guides had no difficulty in following the route the princess had taken. There was nothing else talked of but her and her large ...
( Category: Humor & Satire May 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2002-10-29 | Author:Brown, Rita Mae [Brown, Rita Mae]

Chapter 22 Juggling two lovers tested Vic’s creativity. Charly, blessed with male myopia when it came to women as lovers, never had a clue. Chris, far more insightful, suspected Vic ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction May 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 1981-10-23 | Author:Milan Kundera [Kundera, Milan]

Who Is Voltaire? Voltaire is a lecturer at the university, a witty and aggressive young man whose eyes glare maliciously into the faces of his adversaries—reason enough for his nickname. ...
( Category: Literary May 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-15 | Author:Patrick Modiano [Modiano, Patrick]

One Thursday she took me alone in her 4CV. My brother had gone shopping with Little Hélène in Versailles. We parked in front of the apartment building where Buck Danny ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies May 18,2018 )

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