Fiction » Classics

Swimming Blind
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Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Bard and Book. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
As a University professor, Riley could see that the girl’s creationist views were nonsense and his evolutionary reasoning was reasoned. What he couldn’t see, was the chain of events about to unfold, leading to a man standing scared and a platypus swimming blind. Sometimes nature preaches silent sermons.
A Christmas Carol: A Play in One Act
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Plays » Ancient & Classical
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Ebenezer Scrooge is the biggest miser in London and no one knows that better than his clerk Bob Cratchit, but the ghost of his business partner Jacob Marley doesn't want Scrooge to make the same mistakes he did. This one-act play is suitable for youth productions. A school production of this play will shed new light on a classic novel.
The Cage
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Price: Free! Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Set around the year 2050 when overpopulation is causing food and energy shortages, mass unemployment, social tension and civil conflict. An ex politician and professor of biology talks to a grandson no longer able to cope with life in an overcrowded city. A follow-up to 'The Malthus Pandemic', this hard-hitting short novel is based on original facts and forecasts. Not for the faint hearted.
Коні не винні
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Price: Free! Words: 5,430. Language: Ukrainian. Published: November 27, 2012 by Lit UA. Category: Fiction » Classics
Коні не винні — новела Михайла Коцюбинського, написана у 1912 році на острові Капрі.
Raza de víctimas
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 33,540. Language: Spanish. Published: September 5, 2012 by Vozed editorial. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Raza de víctimas es un conjunto de historias que dialogan entre sí donde la violencia es el hilo común. Historias que cuentan con personajes que luchan y sobreviven en la vida cotidiana a acciones y reacciones violentas -que nos sorprende por su cercanía y la indiferencia del resto-. Una Raza de víctimas donde no hay culpables, ni vencedores o vencidos, pero sí víctimas y verdugos...
The Greek Crisis in a fairytale
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Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Marlow Continental was a nobleman and a great English landowner. He lived in London, England and was married to economist Dragal Coin. Together they raised three children Lekrem, Naksaurts and Yzokras. Despite the companies he owned in England were going very well, the fields that had been scattered in various countries of Europe were left for too long untapped.
Cinco Minutos En El Abismo
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: Spanish. Published: March 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
La historia comienza con el momento en que el personaje principal fallece y es así como inicia su estadía en el abismo. La cual para el personaje central fue muy extendida, pero para el resto de las personas en el mundo, solo pasaron algunos minutos.
Eldapa's Halloween Tale: The iHearts Sleepy Hollow Terror
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
Two of the ihearts, a loving and workaholic couple who are trying to escape for a Halloween getaway, get targeted in an all too real Sleepy Hollow terror, pursued by their very own headless horseman.
Persona grata
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Price: Free! Words: 5,490. Language: Ukrainian. Published: November 25, 2012 by Lit UA. Category: Fiction » Classics
Це оповідання,яке було написано Коцюбинським у 1907 році.
August Rains: A Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"August Rains" is one of my early short stories. John Anderson, a retired principal, visits an old school house and must face the demons of his past. Sentimental, fun.
1984
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 100,370. Language: Spanish. Published: November 16, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Classics
Orwell ha construuido una metáfora del imaginario social del siglo XX al describir un país carcelario, vigilado por un panóctico, es decir, un lugar desde donde es posible verlo todo y a todos. La vigencia de esta obra es incontrovertible.
Rats! Aug. 2013
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Series: Yaolee's 2013, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 370. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: June 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Classics
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查理布朗經常穿著閃電式黑色衡條的黃色上衣,短褲,網球鞋,非常禿頭,只有前 額和雙耳後面有一點頭髮。放風箏,打棒球,踢足球樣樣不行。經常需要看心理醫師, 他養一隻小狗,他的小狗比他都還聰明,小狗名字叫史奴比。史奴比不會看家,不 會替主人拿報紙,史奴比一天最快樂的時間,不過是吃飯的時候,史奴比看到自己 的午餐,會兩眼凸出,看著自己的食物,牠會在餐盤旁邊高興地跳舞,拍拍手,然 後很起勁地吃牠的午餐。而查理布朗呢,經常沮喪得連午餐都不曉得怎麼吞下去
Story 1: Examination for the Post of Guardian Angel
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. This publisher attempted to edit them with a more modern format, including punctuation and styling, to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Story 2: The Talking Pupils
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Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Fiction » Classics
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. This publisher attempted to edit them with a more modern format, including punctuation and styling, to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Lethargy - a Princess and the Pea story
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Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Nicholas is ready for marriage and tired of his mother sending away princesses for the silliest of reasons. So when he learns that Princess Penelope has a rare allergy to peas, he comes up with a plan... This novelette is approximately 40 pages long.
A Heart for Milton: A Tale from North and South
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 163,440. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
A romantic continuation story based on the novel 'North and South' by Elizabeth Gaskell.
Меня зовут Ву
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Price: Free! Words: 7,630. Language: Russian. Published: February 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Каждый день в зеркале мы видим в своё отражение. К сожалению, или, к счастью, герой рассказа - Ву лишен такой возможности. С возрастом, в суете, мы перестаем задавать себе вопросы, принятые на веру ещё в детстве, - кто мы на самом деле?
The Custodian
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Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
A thrilling story of an Orphan who against all odds stands up to restore justice in Destiny Valley. With the police unable to stop the dreaded Dragons and all forms of justice in his school soon becoming a thing of the past, Robert together with his friends team up in an action packed,suspense filled and hilarious mission to put bring back justice.
From Beyond Space and Time 2
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Series: From Beyond Space and Time, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 46,550. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
A new movie-style potential blockbuster science fiction adventure classic! Scientists, military, archeologists, and explorers uncover a fifteen-mile alien artifact from beyond the universe after it has been buried away for millions of years in an immense crater on a desolate Pacific island, with a hideous monstrous devil-like alien entity hidden away inside, waiting to be found and revived!
Hera's Fury
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Series: The Legend of Herakles, Prologue. Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Much of Herakles's life was a direct result of the circumstances of his birth. This is the story of that birth - of Zeus's duplicity and his wife Hera's anger at his betrayal of their union. Herakles, named Alkides at birth, became the focus of Hera's fury from the moment he was born.