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The Case of the Punt Gunner's Bollards by David Pearce
You set the price! Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The recoil of a mighty punt gun reveals a muddy corpse, a heaven sent (literally and metaphorically) opportunity for Detective Inspector Clout to fit the crime to a local mafia boss. This is a daveshortstory time to intrigue and entertain the commuter between stations.
How Rich is Henry? by David Pearce
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A short story designed to entertain the commuter to or from work. Can the love between Mel and Henry survive the legacy that has made him rich? Will Henry permit Mel to drown herself in his stream? Will love find a solution? A romantic cliff-hanger.
Confessions of a Middle-Aged White Man by John Dodsworth
Price: Free! Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
He's a cynical, bitter, tiresome man with outrageous stubbornness. A man you would be ashamed to know... too bad he's likely your father.
Australia by Cassandra Shanahan
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: Australian English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Australia is a short story of historical fiction, written as a way to capture the harsh environment of the Australian Outback. It tells the story of Thomas and his family living on their farm in the year 1920 when Queensland was hit by an unrelenting drought followed by flash flooding.
Raghavee: The Immoral Housekeeper by Vincent Gray
Price: Free! Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this novella there are echoes of Thomas Hardy's Tess of the d'Urbervilles and Far from the Madding Crowd. The setting is rural and in a sense it is also idyllic. The daughter of an Indian shop keeper is pursued by an eccentric suitor. An unexpected turn of events results in the daughter becoming the suitors house keeper.
Chapeuzinho Amarelo em sala de aula. Atividades de leitura by Veredas
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Neste Ebook, você encontrará atividades prontas de leitura a serem trabalhadas no Ensino Fundamental I. Bom trabalho!
Patri et les moineaux by Aurea-Vicenta Gonzalez
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: French. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Patri reçoit des visiteurs tout en se remettant de sa maladie, en plus des baisers et des câlins, ses meilleurs amis à l'école, Ernesto et Maria, lui apportent des cadeaux passionnants.
Mr. T Can't Dance and George Saunders Stole My Stories by TJ Seitz
Price: Free! Words: 4,260. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary(2.00 from 1 review)
Short story about a man who believes that author George Saunders stole his notebooks when they were roommates in college.
Saapharee by Yugal Joshi
Price: Free! Language: Hindi. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Literature » Literary
जब भगीरथ प्रयत्नों से उसे आकाश से उतरना पड़ा था और जब महायोगी शिव उसे अपनी जटाओं में बाँधने के लिए हो गए थे तैय्यार; तब आक्रोश भरी गंगा ने फूँफकारा था: वह मुझे बांधेगा? मेरी बाढ़ उसे बहा ले जाएगी। मेरा उफनता ज्वार उसे भँवरों में देगा डुबा अनंत नरक की गहराइयों में… पर शिव तो शिव हैं। यहाँ आसन्न मृत्यु का इंतज़ार करता मैं भी उन्हें याद करके, एक नए उत्साह से भर उठा। पर्वत सम्राट शिव ने मुझे निड
Party Bus by Barbara Jaques
Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Literature » Literary
What sort of party starts at 8am, includes the young, the old, and strangers, and begins on a bus in a supermarket carpark?
The Palace (Saaphri Part 8) by Yugal Joshi
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
“Maharaj, my considered opinion is that unnecessary expansion of the army is undesirable. Secondly, to keep army loyal to the king, soldiers must be salaried and must be kept under a strict code of conduct.” Kaikeyee interrupted with a sense of urgency. “No one can disagree that my beloved Ram has got a golden heart. But this is politics. His apprehensions don’t go well with raj-dharma."
Vashishtha (Saaphri Part 7) by Yugal Joshi
Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Vashishtha knew Ram very well. Prince Ram was not a man to waste time in luxuries or sundry topics for amusement. He thought hard about it but could not guess a reason that brought the prince at his doorstep. Vashishtha was well aware of the palace politics and by then had firmly put his weight behind Kaikeyee. A dependent prince like Bharat was a sure guarantee of success for a powerful priest.
Limbo by Elancharan Gunasekaran
Price: Free! Words: 380. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Limbo is a collection of short poetry, haikus and that in-between place that we go to when we need to escape reality. The collection explores the feelings of being impartial, neutral, not taking sides but just being there in life. Limbo is the call of forces beyond our understanding, a slight horror, a minuscule terror, the urge to maybe peek through the keyhole of dreams. This is Limbo.
Gueule en terre by Saïd
Series: Nouvelles (hors-séries) · Littérature générale. Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: French. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Quand ils s’en allèrent, je restai là, prostré pour encore quelques secondes, tremblant sur le sol, humilié. Une ou deux fenêtres s’étaient illuminées dans la rue, mais les silhouettes anonymes avaient vite disparu, habituées au vacarme estudiantin. Personne ne se souciait de moi, étalé sur le sol, frigorifié dans mon short-tshirt à la fin du mois de septembre. Cela faisait partie du folklore."
O último verão em Paris by Hilda Magalhães
Price: Free! Words: 14,020. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Neste livro de crônicas, a autora nos apresenta um panorama cultural da capital francesa nos anos 1999 e 2000, com ênfase no ritual da passagem do milênio às margens do Rio Sena.
It's Still Good by K. Albasi
Price: Free! Words: 1,840. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary(4.50 from 2 reviews)
"About noontime on a humid August day George Mirner decided he’d much prefer not to be alive any longer."
Shattered Savior by J Von Ree
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Janice stepped off the Metro bus and knew the man was hiding in the bushes of his yard. At this time of night he was always there with his two big Dobermans. And as always his wife stayed inside; safe behind the window curtains, so she never saw the tricks her husband liked to play in the dark.
Литературоведение и языкознание: современные трансформации и традиции: сборник научных трудов по материалам I Международной научно-пра by Professional Science
Price: Free! Words: 8,290. Language: Russian. Published: September 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
В сборнике научных трудов рассматриваются актуальные вопросы языкознания, филологии, литературоведения по материалам I Международной научно-практической конференции «Литературоведение и языкознание: современные трансформации и традиции» (18 сентября 2017 г.).
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