Literary
epub |eng | | Author:Nikolai Chernyshevsky

xvii. If an outsider had come to consult with Kirsanov about the position in which he found himself when he came to his senses, and if Kirsanov had been a ...
( Category: History & Criticism May 2,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Rachel Kushner

* * * I was exiting work exchange when I ran into the GED teacher, G. Hauser. I had gotten into a scuffle in work exchange, where they said I ...
( Category: Literary May 2,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Kerry Andrew

Your look always darkened, rain on stone, when you spoke of your mother. She never liked me. I knew it even from afar, by the way your voice sounded like ...
( Category: Literary May 2,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Elizabeth von Arnim

"And Bosh from Berlin," added Irais. Minora stared. "I don't think those two last ones would do," she said, "because it is not to be a facetious book. But your ...
( Category: Classics May 1,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-01 | Author:Lionel Shriver [Lionel Shriver]

Repossession ON FIRST VIEWING the two-story semidetached on Lansing Terrace, Helen Rutledge dismissed outright the absurd impression that she was not welcome here. She was a sensible young woman—all right, ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies May 1,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-10-03 | Author:Robert A. Heinlein & Michael Z. Williamson [Heinlein, Robert A. & Williamson, Michael Z.]

Max did not see Sam for more than a week after he moved up to Baker deck. Even then the encounter was chance; he ran across him outside the Purser’s ...
( Category: Science Fiction April 30,2018 )
epub |eng | 2017-01-01 | Author:Jane Robins

21 I’m folding my orange scarf around my head, trying to make it look authentically Islamic. It takes a few attempts, and I only get it right after watching a ...
( Category: Thrillers & Suspense April 30,2018 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:E.F. Benson [Benson, E.F.]

* * * Miss Mapp by this fifth day of Lucia's illness was completely baffled. She did not yet allow herself to despair of becoming unbaffled, for she was certain ...
( Category: Humor & Satire April 30,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-03-25 | Author:E. F Benson [Benson, E. F]

CHAPTER VI Lucia's guests went off by the early train next morning and she was left, like Marius among the ruins of Carthage. But, unlike that weak-hearted senator, she had ...
( Category: Humor & Satire April 30,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-03-26 | Author:E. F Benson [Benson, E. F]

CHAPTER VIII Lucia, followed by Georgie, and preceded by an attendant, swept along the corridor behind the boxes on the grand tier at Covent Garden Opera House. They had dined ...
( Category: Humor & Satire April 30,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-11-20 | Author:E. F Benson [Benson, E. F]

Chapter NINE The fish for which Mrs Weston sent to Brinton every week since she did not like the look of the successor to Tommy Luton's mother lay disregarded on ...
( Category: Humor & Satire April 30,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2009-11-28 | Author:Rebecca Forster [Forster, Rebecca]

CHAPTER 22 "In my chambers!" – Judge Cy Norris "Sit down!" Judge Norris bellowed as he swept into his chambers. He yanked at the zipper on his robes and fought ...
( Category: Thrillers & Suspense April 30,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-03-02 | Author:Amanda Skenandore [Skenandore, Amanda]

CHAPTER 25 Wisconsin, 1890 Days passed with their accustomed rhythm—morning lessons, afternoons of sewing, piano, and the occasional social call in La Crosse—but Alma stumbled through them like an unpolished ...
( Category: Genre Fiction April 30,2018 )
epub |eng | 1934-01-02 | Author:Denis Diderot & David Coward [Diderot, Denis & Coward, David]

Marquis. We shall see. Mme de La Pommeraye. Marquis, I know you. I also know them. It's all quite obvious. The Marquis went two months without calling on Madame de ...
( Category: Contemporary April 28,2018 )
mobi |eng | 2017-04-14 | Author:Gail Honeyman

I supposed it made sense, in a way, shortening the names. It was obvious who was addressing whom, after all. He replied quickly: No worries, good luck with your decision. ...
( Category: Women's Fiction April 27,2018 )

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