Download E-books The Dead of Night: The Ghost Stories of Oliver Onions PDF

By David Stuart Davies, Oliver Onions

Creation by way of David Stuart Davies. Oliver Onions is exclusive within the nation-states of ghost tale writers in that his stories are to date ranging of their heritage and substance that they're now not simply categorized. His tales are powerfully charged explorations of psychical violence, their results heightened via special personality reports graced with a robust poetic splendor. only Oliver Onions is going for the cerebral instead of the jugular. despite the fact that, make no mistake, his ghost tales in attaining the specified impression. They draw you in, enmeshing you of their unnerving and aggravating narratives. This assortment includes such masterpieces because the Rosewood Door, The Ascending Dream, The Painted Face and The Beckoning reasonable One, a narrative which either Algernon Blackwood and H. P. Lovecraft considered as some of the most powerful and refined ghost tales in all literature. lengthy out of print, those vintage stories are a treasure trove of nightmarish gem stones.

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Download E-books Dragon, Dragon: And Other Tales PDF

By John Gardner

Four stories of delusion by way of a twentieth-century literary master—selected because the 1975 New York Times extraordinary ebook for Children

John Gardner's first children's booklet takes the normal fairy story and turns it on its head. within the name tale, a meddlesome dragon meets his fit. "The Tailor and the Giant" tells the tale of a cowardly guy who ultimately faces his fears. A villainous beast of burden makes an attempt to rid himself of his grasp in "The Miller's Mule." And in "The final Piece of Light," a courageous younger chimney-sweep saves the realm from darkness.

Filled with irreverent twists at the vintage components of princes and princesses, witches and wizards, and the mystical nation-states that they inhabit, Dragon, Dragon is a suite of enjoyable and significant stories to be loved by way of readers of every age.

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Download E-books COINage (June 2016) PDF

Evaluate: COINage is America's favourite journal of coin amassing and making an investment considering the fact that 1964, combining the problem of the search for rarities with the attention-grabbing tales of the folk and locations linked to coinage via background. each one factor gains the newest updates on U.S. coin costs with an insider’s consultant to marketplace trends.

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Download E-books How They Met and Other Stories (Borzoi Books) PDF

By David Levithan

Simply in time for Valentine’s Day comes a confection from David Levithan that's bound to have enthusiasts of Boy Meets Boy eager to eat it. listed below are 18 tales, all approximately love, every kind of affection. From the aching for the only you pine for, to status up and conversing up for your beloved, to natural pleasure and happiness, those love tales run the gamut of that emotion that at some point soon has grew to become each people inside of out and upside down.

What is love? With this unique tale assortment, David Levithan proves that love is a many splendored factor, a various, advanced, addictive, really good factor.

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Download E-books Redemption (Infinity Blade, Book 2) PDF

By Brandon Sanderson

Lengthy months have handed considering the fact that Siris and the God King, enemies betrayed
together, have been left to rot within the criminal on the Vault of Tears. Their 
true enemy -- the employee of secrets and techniques, writer of the Infinity Blade
itself -- now reigns.

Upon ultimately acquiring freedom, Siris needs to resolve plots that appear to
 make no feel, lead a uprising without course, and struggle opposed to the 
division inside his very middle. The secrets and techniques unraveled will dig backward 
in time towards the origins of the deathless and the real nature of the 
world itself...

From number one bestselling writer Brandon Sanderson and ChAIR leisure, creators of the blockbuster Infinity Blade game sequence, comes the second one novel within the epic Infinity Blade saga. This newest story delves deeper into the fantastical global of Infinity Blade, a global of poser and intrigue the place magic and expertise are indistinguishable or even lifestyles and loss of life usually are not as they appear.

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Download E-books The Outlaw Album: Stories PDF

By Daniel Woodrell

Twelve undying Ozarkian stories of these at the fringes of society, via a "stunningly unique" (Associated Press) American master.

Daniel Woodrell is ready to lend uncanny common sense to harsh, even felony habit during this wrenching selection of tales. Desperation-both fabric and psychological--motivates his characters. A husband cruelly avenges the killing of his wife's puppy; an injured rapist is cared for by means of a tender lady, till she reaches her verge of collapse; a disturbed veteran of Iraq is murdered for his erratic habit; an outsider's home is set on fireplace by way of an indignant neighbor.

There is additionally the tenderness and loyalty of the weak in those stories--between spouses, mom and dad and kids, siblings, and comrades in arms-which brings the , sorely demonstrated solid of characters to shiny, relatable lifestyles. And, as ever, "the track coming from Woodrell's banjo can't be burdened with the sounds of the other author" (Donald Harington, Atlanta magazine Constitution).

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Download E-books Friend of My Youth: Stories PDF

By Alice Munro


The ten miraculously comprehensive tales in Alice Munro's Friend of My Youth not just astonish and pleasure but additionally express the unstated mysteries on the middle of all human event.

"[Friend of My Youth is] an excellent choice of tales, superbly written and deeply felt."--Michiko Kakutani, New York Times

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Download E-books Paradis sur mesure PDF

Imaginez un monde uniquement peuplé de femmes, où les hommes ne sont plus qu'une légende... Imaginez un monde où il est interdit de se keepsake du passé, où les gens n'ont qu'un seul intérêt : le cinéma... Futurs possibles, passés probables... Histoires sous forme de contes, légendes ou fables. Histoires où les horizons nouveaux côtoient les secrets and techniques enfouis. Histoires fantastiques pour frémir, rêver ou sourire.

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