Anthologies
epub |eng | 2017-03-09 | Author:M.L. Hamilton [Hamilton, M.L.]

* * * Jake looked up as Peyton set a coffee mug by his elbow. “Thank you. What about Pickles?” Peyton took a seat beside him, cradling her own mug. ...
( Category: Anthologies April 5,2020 )
epub |eng | | Author:R. Austin Freeman

* * * PART II (Related by Christopher Jervis, M.D.) FROM various causes, the insurance business that passed through Thorndyke’s hands had, of late, considerably increased. The number of societies ...
( Category: Short Stories March 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 2016-02-09 | Author:Anna Katharine Green [Green, Anna Katharine]

XX MR. GRYCE AND THE UNWARY WOMAN Nevertheless Mr. Gryce was proud of the gain he had made in his talk with Mrs. Duclos, and he smiled as he thought ...
( Category: Anthologies March 26,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Arthur Reeve [Reeve, Arthur]

VIII. “Spontaneous Combustion” Kennedy and I had risen early, for we were hustling to get off for a week-end at Atlantic City. Kennedy was tugging at the straps of his ...
( Category: Anthologies March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Keller's Adjustment (v5) [Adjustment, Keller's]

HE ATE DINNER BY himself in a Mexican restaurant that reminded him of another Mexican restaurant. He was lingering over a second cup of café con leche before he figured ...
( Category: Anthologies March 22,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-11-14 | Author:Michael Gilbert

It was twelve o’clock on the following day and the Admiral, who had been attending morning service at St Michael’s Church, was surprised to find a police car outside his ...
( Category: Political March 21,2020 )
epub |eng | 1922-01-01 | Author:Gilbert Keith Chesterton [Chesterton, Gilbert Keith]

Chapter 6 THE HOLE IN THE WALL TWO men, the one an architect and the other an archaeologist, met on the steps of the great house at Prior's Park; and ...
( Category: Anthologies March 20,2020 )
epub |eng | 2018-01-08 | Author:Fergus Hume [Hume, Fergus]

( Category: Anthologies March 19,2020 )
epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Arthur Conan Doyle [Doyle, Arthur Conan]

"So it would seem." "Now I come to the critical part of my argument. The natural action of a man in pursuing a little boy would be to run after ...
( Category: Anthologies March 18,2020 )
epub |eng | 2015-01-01 | Author:Celina Grace [Grace, Celina]

Kate shook her head and shut down the browser. Poor old Charlie. Had he lost track of time so badly that he genuinely thought his company was still flourishing? Why ...
( Category: Anthologies March 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-12-11 | Author:Mike Ashley

THE POST BAG OF THE NURSING HOME WAS ALWAYS SENT TO THE village when the gardeners departed at six, so if any belated letter-writer desired to communicate with the outer ...
( Category: Dark Fantasy March 16,2020 )
epub |eng | 2013-08-07 | Author:Sir Arthur Conan Doyle [Doyle, Sir Arthur Conan]

12. The Retired Colourman Sherlock Holmes was in a melancholy and philosophic mood that morning. His alert practical nature was subject to such reactions. ‘Did you see him?’ he asked. ...
( Category: Anthologies March 15,2020 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-24 | Author:Edgar Allan Poe

NOTES (*1) Upon the original publication of “Marie Roget,” the foot-notes now appended were considered unnecessary; but the lapse of several years since the tragedy upon which the tale is ...
( Category: Short Stories March 15,2020 )
epub |eng | 2019-10-21 | Author:Linda Berry [Berry, Linda]

CHAPTER TWENTY-FOUR DRESSED IN A RED SILK BLOUSE, black pencil skirt, and knee-high leather boots, Holly greeted Lauren in the lobby at the Oakland Rape Crisis Center and ushered her ...
( Category: Anthologies March 15,2020 )
epub |eng | 2017-09-30 | Author:William Le Queux [Queux, William Le]

CHAPTER THE FIFTEENTH THE INTRUDER Table of Contents During the next few days I remained idle in the hotel, not daring to go out while it was light, and leaving ...
( Category: Espionage March 12,2020 )