Mythology & Folk Tales
azw3 |eng | 2016-02-29 | Author:Stephen Brennan

THE COMING OF FINN BY STANDISH JAMES O’GRADY It was the Eve of Samhain, which we Christians call All Hallows’ Eve. The King of Ireland, Conn, the Hundred-Fighter, sat at ...
( Category: History & Criticism February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2011-07-28 | Author:Isaac Bashevis Singer [Singer, Isaac Bashevis]

II At the restaurant, I hardly recognized Liebkind Bendel. Even though he wore a yellow jacket, a red shirt, and a tie with golden dots, his face looked as pale ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-16 | Author:Caitlin Hicks

Chapter 19 surfin’ usa Dear Blessed Mother, I’m counting on you. I just made one bad decision: to go with Madcap. The rest of what is going to happen can’t ...
( Category: Genre Fiction February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-08 | Author:Day After Tomorrow [Tomorrow, Day After]

“Wha-what are you doing?” “I’m using my body heat to warm your core slowly. You can’t let the cold blood in your extremities rush back to your heart too quickly. ...
( Category: Science Fiction February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-11 | Author:Kim Man-jung & Heinz Insu Fenkl & Heinz Insu Fenkl & Heinz Insu Fenkl

* * * From the time he set out for the front, Shao-yu had sent regular dispatches to the Emperor, who was delighted to hear about his victories. One day, ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales February 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-07-13 | Author:S. D. Smith [Smith, S. D.]

Chapter Eleven Dawn broke. After a fitful night’s sleep ashore, Fleck made his way to the docks. He saw Jimmi Docker, along with several others, as they loaded the last ...
( Category: Literature & Fiction February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Yangsze Choo

* * * Later that evening, when my mother was resting and my stepfather had gone up to his room, Shin and I went out to eat. It was suffocatingly ...
( Category: United States February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-01-07 | Author:Sean Pidgeon [Pidgeon, Sean]

Archaeologists have found convincing evidence that an excavation of this sort did indeed take place at the end of the twelfth century. But the exhumation was shown to be a ...
( Category: Mystery February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2003-07-28 | Author:Murphy, Louise [Murphy, Louise]

The Major stood and watched the house burn to the ground. Once the thatch caught, the village men gave up and moved back. The roof blazed and fell in with ...
( Category: Mythology & Folk Tales February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-07-04 | Author:Henry, Christina [Henry, Christina]

chapter 10 I’d never seen what a cannonball could do before. I’d seen a lot of blood in my time, though, and a lot of death. But I never saw ...
( Category: Fantasy February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-22 | Author:Henry, Christina [Henry, Christina]

Alice opened her eyes and found she was nestled in the roots of the trees like in the arms of her mother. The ground beneath her body was warm, warm ...
( Category: Fantasy February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-08-10 | Author:Henry, Christina [Henry, Christina]

CHAPTER 10 Alice didn’t know what he meant. She didn’t see any butterflies. There was a large building before them, directly across the alley. This building was strange, a construction ...
( Category: Fantasy February 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 1818-03-11 | Author:Shelley, Mary [Shelley, Mary]

CHAPTER VI “Some time elapsed before I learned the history of my friends. It was one which could not fail to impress itself deeply on my mind, unfolding as it ...
( Category: Genre Fiction February 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Norton, Andre [Norton, Andre]

16 THOUGH THE PLACE OF LEARNING WAS WROUGHT OF very ancient stone, and, outside on the mountain peaks, winter raged, there was always warmth in the rooms most used, just ...
( Category: Fantasy February 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Norton, Andre [Norton, Andre]

“Yur lady, she won’t get no more cold wind through this.” The older of the two men slapped another dollop over the wood. “Takes a lotta doin’, it does, to ...
( Category: Fantasy February 12,2019 )