Biographical
epub |eng | | Author:Roxana Robinson

* * * HÉLÈNE WAS SENT OUT to Sullivan’s Island for the day. The Dawsons had rented a little summer house there, as did everyone they knew. Sarah had asked ...
( Category: Biographical June 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-15 | Author:Tamar Hodes [Hodes, Tamar]

Leonard was staying at the Chelsea Hotel in New York: the rooms were bright and large as if sending him a message of hope. The foyer gleamed with marble and ...
( Category: Biographical June 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-07 | Author:Edward Conlon

12 YOU’VE HEARD THIS SONG BEFORE When a felon’s not engaged in his employment Or maturing his felonious little plans His capacity for innocent enjoyment Is just as great as ...
( Category: Heist June 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-13 | Author:Catherine Cusset & Teresa Fagan

DEATH IS OVERRATED One evening in November, when he was having dinner with Gregory and Ian, the phone rang. The person on the other end, David Graves, had been David’s ...
( Category: City Life June 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-29 | Author:John Burnham Schwartz

1972 12 March Arizona Morning, ma’am. Is Mr. Evans here? From my front porch, I stare at this young shrub of a reporter. Quite possibly, under normal circumstances, with his ...
( Category: Biographical June 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-13 | Author:Alison Weir

* * * — The next morning, there arrived a letter from the Council: she must cease sending messages to the King. It reduced her to tears. When Harst arrived ...
( Category: Family Saga June 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-17 | Author:Gill Sims

Saturday, 21 July Simon was still here when I woke up. It was strange, waking up next to him again – both completely familiar and at the same time totally ...
( Category: Humorous June 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-05-31 | Author:Linda Lafferty & Andy Stone [Lafferty, Linda & Stone, Andy]

Lucia was not going to cry. She would not let herself. She might have dedicated her life to studying art, but she had always felt that people who wept openly ...
( Category: Biographical May 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-20 | Author:Maria Gainza

Twenty years after her students’ sudden departure, Amalia visited Tokyo. When she got up to her hotel room, she took out an old Filofax and dialed a number. Miuki answered ...
( Category: City Life May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-03-18 | Author:Tarun Shetty

I threw the equipment in my car trunk and returned to the lobby. The crowd of Bollywood fans outside the hotel had swelled to three times its original size and ...
( Category: Biographical May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-02-15 | Author:Wayne Macauley

5 THE QUIET GIRL I shouldn’t have done that. Nine hundred and ninety metres above sea level, up a winding road, with an enthusiastic Afghani whipping your hide. Murphy knew ...
( Category: Biographical May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Carissa B. McGee [McGe, Carissa B.]

The Visitor *KNOCK*KNOCK* “Come in,” I said. “Hello, Ms. McGee,” Ms. Seong said as she walked in the room. “Hello, Ms. Seong, how are you?” I asked. “I’m doing good. ...
( Category: Biographical May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-12-09 | Author:Laurent Gaudé

Tonight in his tent he is weeping uncontrollably, mindful only that no one can see him. Not that he’s ashamed, but he knows that tears are a sign of weakness, ...
( Category: War May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-04-27 | Author:Anaïs Barbeau-Lavalette

The hens haven’t laid any eggs. The hens turn out to be roosters. Ten roosters. You’ve been had. You break their necks one by one. You cook them down to ...
( Category: Biographical May 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-04-15 | Author:Véronique Olmi & Adriana Hunter

* * * — He takes her back to Maria Michieli. The parona tells her to go change her clothes and relieve the housekeeper who is watching Mimmina. She adds ...
( Category: Biographical May 6,2019 )