Literary
epub |eng | | Author:Vigdis Hjorth

One Easter, I might have been eleven, the whole family was crammed into the tiny cabin my parents used to rent before Dad bought the ones on Hvaler, we were ...
( Category: Absurdist September 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-16 | Author:Alix E. Harrow

I was somewhere else for a while. I don’t know where, exactly, but it felt like another kind of Threshold: lightless and endless, a silent galaxy without stars or planets ...
( Category: Coming of Age September 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-17 | Author:Jesse Ball

I WILL ARRIVE IN FRONT OF HER. SHE WILL BE SEATED. I will give her the instructions, the same way it always goes. I will say all the instructions in ...
( Category: Dystopian September 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-25 | Author:Nelson DeMille

CHAPTER TWENTY-THREE Vasily Petrov entered the garage, which was dimly illuminated by indirect lighting and by the underwater lights on the flooded deck. Tied to the opposite dock was the ...
( Category: Political September 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-16 | Author:Emma Donoghue [Donoghue, Emma]

V Neither Here nor There In the morning Michael was up and dressed and antsy. “Can we get out of here?” “Just give me a chance to dress. Are you ...
( Category: Family Life September 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-02 | Author:Etgar Keret

ROBBIE On the morning of his birthday, Robbie got out of bed and discovered, in the living room next to the colorfully wrapped presents, that his dad had turned into ...
( Category: Short Stories September 14,2019 )
epub |eng | 2005-06-27 | Author:Elizabeth Moon [Moon, Elizabeth]

through until I find chapter 1. It is not hard to read, and I understand it. When I look up, after ten pages or so, Tom and Lucia are both ...
( Category: Technothrillers September 13,2019 )
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 September 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-04-04 | Author:Mercè Rodoreda

IV For some time I couldn’t rid myself of the blacksmith’s son, so I began doing everything I could to avoid encountering him. I left the house when I knew ...
( Category: Dystopian September 12,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-05 | Author:Elif Shafak [Shafak, Elif]

That whole week, galvanized by the upbeat mood, gazinos and nightclubs were full to bursting. On Friday, after the evening prayer, Bitter Ma sent Leila to a stag party at ...
( Category: Family Life September 11,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-09 | Author:Margaret Atwood [Atwood, Margaret]

The other part of their training plan was the praying. Ada tried to teach me that. She was quite good at it, I thought. But I was hopeless. “How do ...
( Category: Dystopian September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Cathleen Schine

TO DO´CTOR. v.a. [from the noun.] To physick; to cure; to treat with medicines. A low word. —A Dictionary of the English Language by Samuel Johnson Up the four flights ...
( Category: Family Life September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-26 | Author:Michael Crummey

* * * — There wasn’t a real break in the miserable run of rain and drizzle until the beginning of September, a mocking sliver of summer too late to ...
( Category: Small Town & Rural September 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-07 | Author:Robin Page

5 “IT WASN’T A HOLIDAY, SO WE KNEW,” SHE SAYS IN THE SMALL OFFICE. “WE never got gifts anyway. Holiday or not.” She is loose and free from the sex ...
( Category: African American September 8,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Nicholas Culpeper

MODERN USES: There is no doubt that the many varieties and genetic variations of this large group of mustard family members have evolved greatly in cultivation since Culpeper’s time. Brassica ...
( Category: Herbal Remedies September 8,2019 )