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The Mysterious Stranger, and Other Stories

3.5 · 463 Ratings · 943 Downloads
The author of outstanding travel books, autobiographical works and novels, including the classic The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Mark Twain (Samuel Langhorne Clemens, 1835–19...

Struwwelpeter: Merry Stories and Funny Pictures

4.9 · 232 Ratings · 924 Downloads
A visually stunning reinterpretation of the fairy tale classic. Originally written in 1845 by German physician Heinrich Hoffmann (1809-1894), 'Der Struwwelpeter' reads like a fairy...

The Man with Two Left Feet, and Other Stories

3.5 · 735 Ratings · 475 Downloads
Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optim...

The Man Upstairs and Other Stories

4.3 · 253 Ratings · 242 Downloads
Books for All Kinds of Readers. ReadHowYouWant offers the widest selection of on-demand, accessible format editions on the market today. Our 7 different sizes of EasyRead are optim...

The Awakening, and Selected Short Stories

4 · 460 Ratings · 2067 Downloads
Kate O'Flaherty Chopin was a 19th century author of short stories and novels with a Louisiana Creole setting. She is most noted for two short story collections, Bayou Folk (1894) a...

Just So Stories

5 · 1253 Ratings · 1334 Downloads
Five of Kipling's Just so stories, including "How the camel got his hump," "How the rhinoceros got his skin" and "How the elephant got his trunk" are included here. The tales are b...

A Wodehouse Miscellany: Articles & Stories

4.3 · 514 Ratings · 254 Downloads
Sir Pelham Grenville Wodehouse, popularly known by his pen name, P.G. Wodehouse, is one of the most beloved writers of English prose. He is known for his uncanny ability to find an...

The Man That Corrupted Hadleyburg, and Other Stories

4.1 · 110 Ratings · 204 Downloads
The wit and wisdom of the noted American author are illustrated in fifteen autobiographical, satirical, and romantic selections...

Complete Original Short Stories of Guy De Maupassant

4.5 · 497 Ratings · 1282 Downloads
1903. Part One contains Volumes I-IV of X. French author of the naturalistic school, Maupassant is generally considered to be the greatest French short story writer of his day. The...

Famous Modern Ghost Stories

4.8 · 1791 Ratings · 581 Downloads
A fantastic collection of 15 spooky stories from the masters of the genre, including Edgar Allan Poe and Ambrose Bierce....

The Lady with the Dog and Other Stories

4.8 · 1594 Ratings · 580 Downloads
IT was said that a new person had appeared on the sea-front: a lady with a little dog. Dmitri Dmitritch Gurov, who had by then been a fortnight at Yalta, and so was fairly at home ...

The Trimmed Lamp And Other Stories Of The Four Million

4 · 633 Ratings · 165 Downloads
1923. William Sydney Porter (O. Henry) was the most popular short story writer of his time. His stories typically revolved around two of his favorite themes, the situation of the i...

Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm

0 · 0 Ratings · 521 Downloads
53 great Grimm stories: "Rumpelstiltskin," "Snow White," "Hansel and Gretel," and many more. 114 illustrations by Walter Crane....

Beautiful Stories from Shakespeare

4.7 · 1570 Ratings · 508 Downloads
Twenty stories from Shakespeare retold in lively prose. The author makes the complex language of Shakespeare's greatest plays accessible to young children by relating the stories t...

Ghost Stories of an Antiquary

4.6 · 232 Ratings · 443 Downloads
Ghost Stories of an Antiquary Ghost Stories of an Antiquary is the title of M. R. James' first collection of ghost stories, published in 1904 (some had previously appeared in magaz...

Grimm's Fairy Stories

4 · 485 Ratings · 436 Downloads
Collects forty-three Grimm folktales, including "Cinderella," "The Golden Goose," "Rumpelstiltskin," and "The Twelve Brothers."...

Fifty Famous Stories Retold

5 · 1 Ratings · 410 Downloads
Fifty half-legendary tales of either heroes, famous men, or relating the history of a people. Some have slight historical value, some relate great moral truths, while others are in...

Stories from Tagore

0 · 0 Ratings · 371 Downloads
Every experienced teacher must have noticed the difficulty of instructing Indian children out of books that are specially intended for use in English schools. It is not merely that...

The Complete Fairy Tales and Stories

5 · 1 Ratings · 354 Downloads
This definitive collection of work from Hans Christian Andersen—one of the immortals of world literature—not only includes his own notes to his stories but is the only version ...

Short Stories

4 · 772 Ratings · 195 Downloads
Just when, where, and by whom story-telling was begun no one can say. From the first use of speech, no doubt, our ancestors have told stories of war, love, mysteries, and the mirac...

Mosses from an Old Manse, and Other Stories

4.5 · 470 Ratings · 580 Downloads
Nathaniel Hawthorne is regarded as one of the masters of early American short fiction. Long-time fans and curious newcomers will appreciate this collection of Hawthorne's short sto...

The Kreutzer Sonata and Other Stories

4.4 · 1256 Ratings · 305 Downloads
A collection of some of Tolstoy's late stories. They are accompanied by an introduction in which David McDuff examines Tolstoy's state of mind as he produced these works, and then ...

Astounding Stories of Super-Science, Vol. 1

0 · 0 Ratings · 545 Downloads
The first issue of the classic pulp magazine Astounding Stories of Super-Science (later renamed Astounding Science Fiction, and currently being published as Analog Science Fiction)...

The Door in the Wall, and Other Stories

4.4 · 1229 Ratings · 293 Downloads
The Door in the Wall And Other Stories...

Winefred: A Story of the Chalk Cliffs

4 · 6 Ratings · 750 Downloads
One grey, uncertain afternoon in November, when the vapour-laden skies were without a rent, and the trailing clouds, without a fringe, were passing imperceptibly into drizzle, that...

The Piazza Tales, Is a Collection of Six Short Stories by American Writer Herman

0 · 0 Ratings · 627 Downloads
Included in this Herman Melville collection are six tales that range considerably -- from "The Encantadas" (an allegorical travelogue) to the haunting "Bartleby, the Scrivener." Op...

The Garden Party, and Other Stories

4 · 183 Ratings · 221 Downloads
A Vintage Shorts “Short Story Month” Selection An afternoon at the Sheridan’s garden party will be perfect. Darling Laura is doing a marvelous job negotiating with the band, ...

Three Ghost Stories

4.2 · 107 Ratings · 219 Downloads
I was chosen Foreman of the Jury. On the second morning of the trial, after evidence had been taken for two hours (I heard the church clocks strike), happening to cast my eyes over...

Twelve Stories and a Dream

4.1 · 407 Ratings · 213 Downloads
Dig into a hearty dose of classic science fiction from the pen of one of the foremost figures in the genre, H.G. Wells. This wide-ranging collection brings together a treasure trov...