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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...

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...

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...

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...

Micromegas and Other Short Fictions

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Something between a tale and a polemic, these "fables of reason" are feats of narrative compression and contain much of Voltaire's best and funniest writing. From ribald tales of 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...

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...

The Great English Short-Story Writers, Volume 1

4.5 · 684 Ratings · 339 Downloads
In almost a century since the First World War ended, Scotland has been transformed in many rich ways. Its literature has been an essential part of that transformation. The third vo...

A Short History of the World

4 · 95 Ratings · 713 Downloads
Unlike some other reproductions of classic texts (1) We have not used OCR(Optical Character Recognition), as this leads to bad quality books with introduced typos. (2) In books whe...

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....

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...

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...

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 ...

The Door in the Wall, and Other Stories

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

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 ...

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 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, ...

The Country of the Blind, and Other Stories

4.1 · 633 Ratings · 204 Downloads
The Country of the Blind and Other Stories brings together thirty-three of H. G. Wells' science fiction and fantasy short stories which were previously published separately in a va...

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...

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...

Fifty Famous Stories Retold

4 · 724 Ratings · 171 Downloads
Fifty Famous Stories Retold is a collection of short stories written by James Baldwin for children of all ages to enjoy. Amoing these fifty stories children will find works like Ju...

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...