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Download e-book for iPad: Highway Trade and Other Stories by John Domini

By John Domini

ISBN-10: 1888996072

ISBN-13: 9781888996074

A choice of tales set in Oregon’s Willamette Valley—many of the protagonists having moved west to begin their lives anew.

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“Streetwise and pain-acquainted, John Domini’s new story-collection is an efficient wealthy learn indeed.” —John Barth

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Night and Day: Collected Short Stories by Andre Nguyen Van Chau PDF

By Andre Nguyen Van Chau

ISBN-10: 1941345557

ISBN-13: 9781941345559

ISBN-10: 1941345565

ISBN-13: 9781941345566

After effectively launching “Journeys into Darkness and lightweight” a suite of brief tales in April 2015, André Nguyễn Văn Châu penned 3 longer fiction works integrated inside “Night and Day”.
These multi-faceted tales stick with the characters into darkish depression to allow them to triumph over their ordeals so one can begin believing back. the purpose of departure could be sin, crime, or a second of weak spot, however the end-game is redemption, a violent disagreement with destiny, and enlightenment.
Always depicting the boys and ladies of his tales with tenderness and admire Van Chau illustrates their ache, defeat, triumph, and pleasure as though those feelings have been his personal. whilst the ultimate disagreement results in the potential of redemption or a call for participation to holiness, you recognize you are going to stroll clear of those tales with a brand new standpoint.

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Nasir Mahmood's The Protectors & Other Stories PDF

By Nasir Mahmood

This choice of brief tales takes its name from one of many tales contained in it: ‘The Protectors’. All tales are primarily romantic in nature, yet they don't seem to be uncomplicated love tales. Their subject matters have the entire shades, and their myriad colours, to come up with the money for you a wide ranging view of the realm we are living in.
The first tale, for instance, is that of a boy whose rebellious nature, now not accepting the norms of a corrupt society, struggles to accomplish a role at the foundation of his qualification, and never at the suggestion of a chum. one other tale bargains in defence of the motherland from the vicious assault of a rival strength. Then there's a tale which supplies a photograph photo of a poverty-stricken housing scheme the place girls, forgetting approximately their self-respect, slump so low as to undertake a life-style, either execrable and pitiable… yet there are ladies and there are women!
In short, the ebook touches on unemployment, indignity of a spiritual relatives, and inheritance inciting to homicide. a narrative each one describes the horrendous customized of getting rid of girl foetuses, the gruesome face of feudalism, and foundering efforts of a courtesan to flee to a righteous lifestyles. final yet no longer least is the tale of trained early life, who for wish of any moderate task, lodge to robbery.
The booklet takes you alongside on a trip which unravels an image of unspeakable distress a few individuals are subjected to. One may consider the milk of human kindness is drying up fast!
One may well learn those tales so one can killing time, but when they pause and imagine… good, that's precisely what those tales are aimed at.

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Zwischen Bratwurst und Barock: Fränkische Besonderheiten - download pdf or read online

By Thomas Kraft

ISBN-10: 3854529120

ISBN-13: 9783854529125

Ob bei einem kühlen "Seidla" im legendären Kathi-Bräu oder im Bann des Basketballs in einer vor Begeisterung tosenden Halle, im Glanz barocker Schlösser oder auf Bayreuths Grünem Hügel: Thomas Krafts Entdeckungstour führt an vertraute und verborgene Orte und offenbart, dass Franken nicht nur "unfassbar schön", sondern auch mehr als bloß eine Reise wert ist.

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Download e-book for kindle: John F. Kennedy Lives in the Future! by Matthew Glenn Ward

By Matthew Glenn Ward

ISBN-10: 1935444522

ISBN-13: 9781935444527

‘John F. Kennedy Lives within the Future!: & different unusual yet no longer totally unimaginable brief tales of fable & the mundane daily lives of lots of us’. What does a middle-aged Australian guy find out about John F. Kennedy, his Camelot years, the Democrats, Republicans, the Addams kin, and American Gothic the portray? simply what he examine, or watched on television - and that used to be a lot!

MATTHEW GLENN WARD constantly had a delusion approximately saving Jack Kennedy's existence and now with this booklet he has his probability - and also you the reader can come alongside for the journey! 'John F. Kennedy Lives within the Future!' is a set of brief, in most cases satirical modern-day fables that take genuine lifestyles, and twist it 'til it leaks 'funny'.

We have JFK as time tourist, Elizabethan poet John Donne as serial killer, a ghoul shotgun marriage ceremony, an unemployed cat, rivers getting married, previous males taking revenge on younger hoods, cheapskate middle assault sufferers, chocolate iPhones, lots of booze, a few medicines, playing, tales that simply make no feel plotwise, and slightly love too - not anything is meanspirited. encouraged by way of such nice writers as Jack Kerouac, Woody Allen, Mel Brooks, Monty Python and The Goons, 'John F. Kennedy Lives within the Future!' is a publication via an Australian that american citizens will devour.

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New PDF release: Hybrid Creatures: Stories

By Matthew Baker

ISBN-10: 0807168866

ISBN-13: 9780807168868

The 4 protagonists in Matthew Baker’s assortment Hybrid Creatures are preoccupied with the assumption of connection—how to hook up with strangers, how one can connect to kinfolk, how one can connect to neighbors, and what makes a connection honest. a tender hacker makes an attempt to trace down his vanished mentor; a boy is both torn among his mother’s and father’s households; a composer takes a spontaneous journey to Nashville within the wake of his husband’s demise and will get caught on a roof with a hipster thinker; and an aged businessman searches for his spouse at a cocktail party on a distant mountain. each one tale within the assortment is written partly in a hybrid language: HTML; arithmetic; musical notation; and formal common sense, the language used to build philosophical arguments. those hybrid lexicons try to trap the recognition of somebody whose adventure of the area is filtered via linguistic fusion--and simply because there are
aspects of the human adventure, convinced connections the characters make, which are in basic terms attainable to speak via those hybrid tongues.

In the tip, Hybrid Creatures is a relocating exploration of ways tough but worthy it really is to connect to others or even one’s self, in addition to a few of the languages we use in an try and do so.

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Download e-book for iPad: Narrativa breve (Spanish Edition) by Sylvia Iparraguirre

By Sylvia Iparraguirre

ISBN-10: 9870402062

ISBN-13: 9789870402060

«Sus cuentos parecen callar u ocultar algo, siempre decisivo, que se materializa bruscamente después del ultimate, como una revelación. Una narradora singular e intachable.» Vicente Battista

Este volumen reúne los tres libros de cuentos publicados por Sylvia Iparraguirre -En el invierno de las ciudadades (1988), Probables lluvias por los angeles noche (1993) y El país del viento (2003)- cuatro cuentos inéditos y otros tres que corresponden al libro inédito Del día y de l. a. noche.

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Download e-book for kindle: Claws by Archibald Rutledge,Stephen Chesley,Jim Casada,Ben McC. Moïse

By Archibald Rutledge,Stephen Chesley,Jim Casada,Ben McC. Moïse

ISBN-10: 1611174228

ISBN-13: 9781611174229

Unseen via readers for a century, Archibald Rutledge's tale "Claws" is a fast paced experience story of a tender boy, Paul, misplaced within the foreboding terrain of Spencer's Swamp, the area of the amazing bobcat Claws, that's deftly evading hounds and hunters alike. whilst Paul and Claws come across each other at a deadly creek crossing, Rutledge's mastery of outside storytelling shines via in each evocative word.

The brief tale "Claws" used to be written for booklet in an early twentieth-century boy's journal and used to be first accumulated within the privately revealed Eddy Press variation of previous Plantation Days (c. 1913). constrained to simply a number of hundred copies, the Eddy Press variation is very prized via Rutledge creditors and comprises 5 stories—"Claws," "The Doom of Ravenswood," "The Egret's Plumes," "The middle of Regal," and "The Ocean's Menace"—not present in the extra greatly to be had 1921 Stokes variation of outdated Plantation Days.

A undertaking of the arts Council SC reaping benefits the South Carolina publication pageant, this new version of Claws is illustrated in good-looking charcoal etchings via Southern artist Stephen Chesley. Award-winning outdoor author and famous Rutledge pupil Jim Casada offers the volume's advent and retired South Carolina conservation officer Ben McC. Moïse bargains an afterword.

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Download e-book for kindle: Cryptozoo: Animaux disparus ou encore inexistants (French by Thierry ROLLET

By Thierry ROLLET

ISBN-10: 1549580248

ISBN-13: 9781549580246

los angeles cryptozoologie a pour souci d’étudier les animaux disparus. Elle se donne également pour yet de démontrer l. a. survivance d’espèces qui n’auraient pas dû subsister dans notre monde moderne. Mais que peuvent découvrir les cryptozoologues :
vDans les profondeurs du loch Ness ? Une famille de « monstres » à étudier… Mais est-ce pour le bien ou le mal que s’effectuent ces recherches ?
vDans les glaces de l. a. Sibérie ? Un fossile, sans doute, mais sans oublier qu’il a une histoire…
vDans les mers ? Qui est le « monstre », entre les hommes et l. a. pieuvre géante ?
vDans les régions encore mal connues des terres émergées ? Une race de géants forestiers ? Un lion géant à crinière noire ? remark s’effectueront ces terribles confrontations ?
vEt dans le futur de los angeles Terre, que découvriront d’autres êtres intelligents quand l’être humain charisma disparu ?
Sans doute est-il nécessaire de toujours chercher, afin qu’aucun animal, même légendaire, ne puisse échapper à l. a. connaissance des hommes. Ce recueil se veut donc un hymne à l. a. nature et au appreciate qu’elle peut légitimement réclamer, par-delà les curiosités et les émotions qu’elle sait nous faire partager.

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