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Biographical
epub |eng | | Author:Benjamin Black

* * * AFTER HIS FIRST FEW DAYS at the Hall, Strafford had quietly given up the taking of afternoon tea. It was this one in particular among the numerous ...
( Category: Political January 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-15 | Author:Martin Munro & Michaël Ferrier

She is not very tall, but the low-cut neck of her blouse shows a slender neck, and her slow, elegant walk does the rest. The people of Mahajanga say of ...
( Category: Biographical January 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-01-17 | Author:Jung Young Moon

JUNG YOUNG MOON is an award-winning South Korean writer whose works have been translated into numerous languages. He is also a prolific translator of American literature, including works by Raymond ...
( Category: Southern January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-06-15 | Author:Annabel Abbs [Abbs, Annabel]

I noticed the heavy perfume of the roses first, and then their colour, yellow like marzipan. Only when I was close enough to touch them, did I see Mrs Fitzgerald ...
( Category: Biographical January 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-21 | Author:David Field [Field, David]

‘I had in mind Gilbert Talboys,’ Thomas said reassuringly. ‘He partnered her, as you may recall, at the Midsummer Ball held in your honour at Hampton. He was most put ...
( Category: Biographical January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-07 | Author:David Field [Field, David]

‘Norfolk was the wicked source of all those lies, say you?’ Elizabeth asked, the relief clearly evident in the glow that had returned to her cheeks with the news that ...
( Category: Biographical January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-05 | Author:David Field [Field, David]

Two days later, Richard Ashton smiled at Grace across the breakfast table and asked, ‘Do you think you could handle riding Patience for two hours or so today? One hour ...
( Category: Biographical January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-12-05 | Author:David Field [Field, David]

Back in the living chamber that he shared with Tom he hurled his bonnet into a corner of the room before realising that Tom was seated in that corner, where ...
( Category: Biographical January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-07 | Author:Anita Janda [Janda, Anita]

1889 Chapter 15 ‘The Adventure of the Blue Carbuncle’ is done and if I may be excused for saying so here in my private narrative journal, it is exceedingly well ...
( Category: Biographical January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-12-09 | Author:MULK RAJ ANAND

Mr Little dictated, in a slow, deliberate manner, half-closing his eyes and puffing out his cheeks, till the words began to twist and roll like windy rhetoric, ‘the Board of ...
( Category: Indian January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-03 | Author:Laura Pearson [Pearson, Laura]

Chapter Twenty-Four Jess ordered the drinks and pushed back through the crowd to where Gemma was waiting. ‘Are you sure you’re okay?’ Gemma asked. Jess didn’t tell her friend that ...
( Category: Biographical January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:Louis Auchincloss

12 Cordelia’s Story I WAS born in 1895, the baby of the family, the third of three girls, and because of complications attending my Caesarian birth it was decided that ...
( Category: Psychological January 17,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-01 | Author:Luke Jerod Kummer [Kummer, Luke Jerod]

The final bull enters the ring, and the crowd hushes. It must weigh a ton and shows less fright than the sun has of sea. Murmurs spread—the balls, they’re ripe ...
( Category: Biographical January 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-11-13 | Author:Marie Benedict

Chapter Twenty-Five February 24, 1935 Bay of Islands, New Zealand The wind whips my hair, and the relatively mild morning sun warms my cheeks, even through the shade of my ...
( Category: Biographical January 10,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-29 | Author:Fuks, Julián [Fuks, Julián]

26. I t’s necessary to learn how to resist. Not going, not staying, but learning how to resist. I think about those lines of poetry my father could not have ...
( Category: Biographical January 6,2020 )

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