Self-Flossing Teeth are not Included in the Best Looking Man on the Planet Package.
Someone has to be the best looking man on the planet, but it's not an easy job. This collection begins with a pair of tales that take place shortly before our heroes met. Stinky finds himself dealing with a taxpayer's nightmare state agency populated with a fustilarian, hobbledehoy, verdant bureaucrat, and others. Stinky has the vocabulary to categorize them, but needs to download software to sort them out. In a separate adventure, Eddie gets caught up in the excitement when his former neighbor, now a teen idol, returns to town. The blogosphere has them practically engaged, and Eddie gets a taste of the glamorous life when he joins her entourage for a few days. They've both gone through puberty since the last time they met -- what's holding him back?
Carlotta di Cliesdale, the celebrated soprano, returns to town to play her first dramatic role. Can Stinky help a turbulent Italian play a turbulent ...
Genre: Short Stories Length: 413 Pages (828 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 7th, 2020
Romance with a proper dash of Intrigue, Mystery, and Danger!
Meet the entire Catesby clan and follow along as each attempts to find a love as unique as they are~
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Nothing could have prepared the Catesby clan for the unexpected passing of the family patriarch. On the day of his death, in the blink of an eye, the lives of one woman and her six grown children changed irrevocably. The matriarch, Countess Margaret Lilias Catesby, was now a dowager countess; her strength ...
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A man accidentally receives two dangerous wooden figures in the mail...
A woman is preparing breakfast for her children when she hears a dangerous voice in her head...
Late one night, an old man meets a strange girl on a canal towpath...
Twisted Little Things and Other Stories is a collection of short horror stories. These are tales of the hidden darkness that can lurk in the modern world, threatening to lash out and destroy lives. Some of the stories are about ghosts, others are about the way evil spreads from mind to mind, and some are about vast and powerful secrets that exist on the edges of human perception. In each of the stories, a life is about to be changed forever, with terrifying results.
Twisted Little Things and Other Stories contains the new stories Twisted Little Things, The Third Voice, The Ghost of Terry Willow, Victoria and The Towpath, as well as Table 9 and a revised version of The Ferry. This book contains scenes of violence, as well as strong language.
Genre: Short Stories Length: 536 Pages (2,296 KB) Lending: Enabled Added: Aug 3rd, 2020
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Gustave Flaubert (1821-1880) was an influential French writer who was perhaps the leading exponent of literary realism of his country.
Table of Contents:
Novels: Madame Bovary, Salammbô, Bouvard and Pécuchet, Sentimental Education, The Temptation of Saint Anthony; Short Stories: November, A Simple Heart, Saint Julian the Hospitalier, Herodias, The Dance of Death; Studies and Literary Criticism: Gustave Flaubert: A Study by Guy de Maupassant, Extracts from Virginia Woolf's diary, Extract from 'Essays in London and Elsewhere' by Henry James, Extracts from 'Phoenix: The Posthumous Papers' by D.H. Lawrence, Extract from 'Figures of Several Countries' by Arthur Symons.
Madame Bovary is the French writer Gustave Flaubert's debut novel. The story focuses on a doctor's wife, Emma Bovary, who has adulterous affairs and lives beyond her means in ...
Genre: Short Stories Length: 1,683 Pages (2,824 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Aug 3rd, 2020
This carefully crafted ebook: "The Complete Short Stories of Robert Louis Stevenson" is formatted for your eReader with a functional and detailed table of contents.
Robert Louis Stevenson (1850 - 1894) was a Scottish novelist, poet, essayist, and travel writer. His most famous works are Treasure Island, Kidnapped, and Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. A literary celebrity during his lifetime, Stevenson now ranks among the 26 most translated authors in the world.
Table of Contents:
Island Nights' Entertainments (South Sea Tales)
New Arabian Nights:
THE SUICIDE CLUB
THE RAJAH'S DIAMOND
THE PAVILION ON THE LINKS
A LODGING FOR THE NIGHT - A STORY OF FRANCIS VILLON
THE SIRE DE MALETROIT'S DOOR
PROLOGUE OF THE CIGAR DIVAN
STORY OF THE DESTROYING ANGEL
THE SQUIRE OF DAMES
NARRATIVE OF THE SPIRITED OLD LADY
THE SUPERFLUOUS MANSION (Continued).
ZERO'S TALE OF THE EXPLOSIVE BOMB
STORY OF THE FAIR CUBAN
Genre: Short Stories Length: 962 Pages (2,063 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Aug 1st, 2020
"There is a delicate humour here that will have you laughing out loud." - Rohini Nair, Asian Age (Mumbai & Pune)
"(Her) style is simple yet she keeps one absorbed in the fate of her characters through observation, insight and a sense of humour." - Eunice De Souza, Mumbai Mirror
Stefan, an art collector from Vienna, engrossed in his search for a meaning in life, finds a treasure under the shadows of the Charminar in the shape of a brown nymph with a small round face, wearing large glasses and sporting a severe look. But then he has the matter of the hockey sticks to contend with. "Hockey sticks seemed to be rated as the favourite article of accoutrement for men having a higher-than-the-average sense of moral outrage in India". Stefan has the task of convincing Qudsiya's hockey stick wielding uncles that he means well...
In New Ashokapur, Deputy Secretary Shiva Shambo is faced with the formidable challenge of launching the Stink Bum, an ultimate smelly weapon of aggression against ...
Genre: Short Stories Length: 314 Pages (1,415 KB) Lending: Not Enabled Added: Jul 16th, 2020