World Literature
epub |eng | 2001-10-19 | Author:Ōoka, Shōhei, 1909-1988

t£ 122 ^t Fires on the Plain "Hey! Hey!" I shouted, waving my arms and running toward them. They all turned in my direction, like a group of automatic dolls; ...
( Category: Japanese October 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 1988-10-18 | Author:Chinua Achebe

possible and underplayed the shocks. But most masterly of all she got Chris to actively participate in recreating the events. “Who is that Alhaji fellow, Chairman, I think, of the ...
( Category: Political October 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-10-17 | Author:Colarusso, John; Mayor, Adrienne; Colarusso, John

SAGA 54 l Shardan In the time of the Narts, there was a man of short stature named Shardan. The millet was ripe, but the Narts did not know how ...
epub |eng | | Author:Naomi K. Lewis [Naomi K. Lewis]

In When Paris Went Dark: The City of Light Under German Occupation, Ronald C. Rosbottom asks why so many Parisians kept journals during the German Occupation, recording sentiments and actions ...
( Category: Canadian October 13,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-09-30 | Author:Paul Pen [Pen, Paul]

23. Frank walked away from Grace. He had no desire to continue arguing, much less due to Mara—that was what she wanted. He wandered around the RV, taking deep breaths. ...
( Category: Spanish & Portuguese October 10,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-22 | Author:Yei Theodora Ozaki

He pressed the old woman to let him stay, but she seemed very reluctant. The old woman as soon as she heard herself spoken to stopped spinning, rose from her ...
( Category: Japanese October 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-15 | Author:Lisa Dillman & Victor Del Árbol

José Díaz was a passionate, headstrong man, and in his eyes—dark as his rakishly disheveled hair—you could still see signs of the boy from Seville who’d started off as a ...
( Category: Murder October 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 1989-04-15 | Author:Tu Fu & David Hinton [Fu, Tu & Hinton, David]

My oar-strokes hushed, I leave for rivers and lakes, Distances without promise. I step out the gate, look Away—and suddenly, all trace has vanished. These Drug-cakes shoring me up—they alone ...
( Category: Chinese October 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-26 | Author:Christine Brae

We sat side by side in the front row of a tiny passenger van, together with two other couples on the same tour with us. One couple was from London, ...
( Category: Family Life October 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2017-05-30 | Author:Meja Mwangi [Mwangi, Meja]

Chapter Eight Maina woke up very early on the morning of the next big action, washed, combed his hair, and did his best to make himself look respectable. Sara had ...
( Category: African October 8,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-06-04 | Author:Jefferson Bonar [Bonar, Jefferson]

Chapter Twenty Lucas watched as Pedro pretended to meander through the camp, looking for something. It was quiet except for the rustling of a large pine tree overhead whose canopy ...
( Category: Spanish & Portuguese October 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-09-15 | Author:Robert Merle [Merle, Robert]

9 THE PAIN I SUFFERED at the hands of Figairasse didn’t simply make for “some difficulties sitting down” but for difficulties of another kind, which the reader will easily understand, ...
( Category: French October 7,2019 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Lafcadio Hearn [Hearn, Lafcadio]

The young convert at Yokohama proved a noteworthy example of missionary failures. Within a few years after having sacrificed a fortune in order to become a Christian,—or rather the member ...
( Category: Japanese September 28,2019 )
epub |eng | 2015-05-24 | Author:Anuja Chauhan [Chauhan, Anuja]

‘Haan bhaisaab, jahan chhoda tha, wahin se utha lo,’ Bonu tells her cabbie wearily that evening as she walks out of the studio after the shoot has wrapped up. And ...
( Category: Indian September 20,2019 )
epub |eng | 1966-09-19 | Author:Brecht, Bertolt, 1898-1956;Bentley, Eric, 1916- & Bentley, Eric, 1916-

78 / Bertolt Brecht grusha: Yes. peasant: But your soldier won't come back. Don't you believe it. grusha: No. peasant: You're cheating me. You're my wife and you're not my ...
( Category: Playwriting September 20,2019 )