World Literature
epub |eng | 2015-12-17 | Author:Piyush Jha [Jha, Piyush]

Sixteen I’m still unclear as to what really happened with the young man in Jaipur. His diary entries during this period were very sketchy, as if he was preoccupied with ...
( Category: Indian September 15,2019 )
epub |eng | 2016-11-30 | Author:Yashar Kemal [Kemal, Yashar]

XIV “Let’s sleep here for a couple of hours,” suggested Ali. “We haven’t far to go, Ali,” objected Hasan. “By noon we’ll reach my village. You can then spend the ...
( Category: Middle Eastern September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-01-08 | Author:Mustafa, Gharbi [Mustafa, Gharbi]

I n February 1991, after the Gulf War ended, life was paralyzed in Duhok. Schools and government offices were closed. The city had been without electricity for several months, and ...
( Category: Middle Eastern September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-08-05 | Author:Dunn, Matt

Chapter 21 Simon stared at Lisa as she marched across the park for the umpteenth time, though with a fair bit of admiration. She’d plainly hated that first ride, so ...
( Category: Humorous September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2014-07-21 | Author:Bertolt Brecht

S I S T E R- I N - L AW : If it's consumption we'll all get it. (She goes on cross-examining her.) Has your husband got a farm? ...
( Category: German September 6,2019 )
mobi, epub |afr | 2015-08-03 | Author:Thomas Mofolo

CHAPTER 14 Chaka Is Installed as his Father’s Successor THE SUN rose on the day of Chaka’s installation. Shortly after the cattle were taken to the pastures Noliwa arrived with ...
( Category: Short Stories September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Bruce Pascoe

PEACEABLE KINGDOM Just sixteen years of exposure to Christianity and my intellectual curiosity was snuffed. I realised this last week when I arrived for work in a strange capital and ...
( Category: Short Stories September 6,2019 )
epub |eng | 2008-11-25 | Author:Denis Diderot [Diderot, Denis]

The Nun Next day the Superior came to my cell accompanied by a nun carrying over her arm a hair-shirt and the coarse garment I had been dressed in when ...
( Category: French September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2005-04-14 | Author:Denis Diderot [Diderot, Denis]

Monsieur B...’s diagnosis proved accurate. The fever abated, quelled finally by heavy sweating, and my recovery was no longer in doubt. I did indeed recover, but I had to convalesce ...
( Category: French September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2013-06-03 | Author:Nathaniel E Dubin [Dubin, Nathaniel E]

41.The Peasant of Bailleul by Jean Bodel If fabliaux can have an ounce of truth in them, by all accounts, my master says, in Bailleul village a peasant dwelt and ...
( Category: French September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2019-07-01 | Author:Inês Pedrosa [Pedrosa, Inês]

23 I see the wind stirring up the trees’ spirits, pushing clouds along, cleansing the heavens—but I can’t feel it. You hunch your shoulders against it in your jacket. If ...
( Category: Spanish & Portuguese September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jean Echenoz

19 Isn’t it about time Ferrer settled down? Will he forever accumulate these sorry affairs, whose outcome he knows in advance, about which he no longer even imagines, as he ...
( Category: French September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Jean Echenoz

NITROX LET’S TAKE FOR EXAMPLE, sitting in an empty and cubical cell of carceral appearance, a young woman named Céleste Oppenheim. She consists of a lovely tall person wearing her ...
( Category: French September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | | Author:Helena Halme

* * * Peter and Kaisa spent the week playing happy families. They stayed in every night, cooked together, and smiled into each other’s eyes. In the mornings Kaisa went ...
( Category: Scandinavian September 5,2019 )
epub |eng | 2012-06-15 | Author:Shannon Murdoch [Murdoch, Shannon]

Scene Six JOE stands near the window. PEREGRINE sits in the same position on the couch. She begins to fidget, squirm, and inch toward the window. JOE Yeah. Yeah, I ...
( Category: Australia & Oceania September 5,2019 )