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7 best short stories: Death

by Kate Chopin, Guy De Maupassant, James Joyce & others

<p>In society, the nature of death and humanity's awareness of its own mortality has for millennia been a concern of the world's religious traditions and of philosophical inquiry. Literature has also been a tool for speaking and reflecting on ...

ISBN: 9788577772902

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9/11 The Jumper

by Peter J Anders

<p>“A ‘jumper’ is somebody who goes to the office in the morning knowing that they will commit suicide”… “These people were forced out by the smoke and flames or blown out.” - Ellen Borakove, spokeswoman for the medical examiner’s ...

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9/11 Trapped Beneath the Rubble of the Twin Towers

by Peter J Anders

<p>This is Peter J Anders' third book on the events of 9/11, following his ‘9/11: The Jumper’ and ‘9/11: Inside the Hijacker’s Plane’. This time, Anders tells the tale of how one man fell into the murky depths of the North Tower on the morning ...

ISBN: 1230000706179

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A Bachelor Party for Odysseus

A Novel

by Albert M. Balesh

<p>In this first in the Alex Bales Fiction Series, high-powered, Chicago CEO Alex Bales has it all, including a loyal friend named Randy Danhurst. Yet something is missing in his life. Alex’s flings with strange women and drunken debauchery ...

ISBN: 9781611393903

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A Backward Glance

by Gill Oliver

<p>Martin’s office door was supposed to be shut, because it was a fire door. It was also supposed to be open, because he was a man.<br />Mr Harper is one of those teachers who hasn’t much time for rules; besides, he has other things on his mind.

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A Ballad For Allison Porter

by Allison Porter

<p>Allison has not said a word to anyone since the day of her arrest. When news reporter, Kevin Pratt, is assigned to interview the taciturn Allison Porter, astonishingly, she opens up to him. Kevin leaves the interview determined to uncover the

ISBN: 9781618130419

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A Book of Autographs

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

<p>*** Original and Unabridged Content. Made available by GOLDEN CLASSIC PRESS***</p> <p>Synopsis:<br /> We have before us a volume of autograph letters, chiefly of soldiers and<br /> statesmen of the Revolution, and addressed to a good and ...

ISBN: 1230002907611

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A Bride To Redeem Him

by Charlotte Hawkes

<p><strong>Redeeming his reputation</strong>*…with a diamond ring!*</p> <p>Louis Delaroche is world–renowned for his surgical skills – as well as his seduction skills! He's happy to let his Lothario reputation precede him...until it threatens ...

ISBN: 9781489262516

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A Brief Alphabet of Torture

Stories

by Vi Khi Nao

<p><em><strong>Winner of FC2’s Ronald Sukenick Innovative Fiction Prize</strong></em></p> <p><strong>An unflinching and riveting meditation on the pain that attends every facet of existence—love and sacrifice and intimacy and beauty—a biography

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A Certain Age

by Tama Janowitz

<p>"I consider every moment of my life spent unaware of the existence of novelist Tama Janowitz a complete and utter waste of consciousness...I would build a city of pearl and onyx for Tama Janowitz with my own raw and useless hands."<br> -- ...

ISBN: 9781938263279

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A Chance at True Love

by Christina OW

<p>Maria has lost all faith in men- abandoned by her father before she was born and abused by her boyfriend who loved the bottle more than he did her. And now she was running for her life from him, with their son.</p> <p>Dave has sworn off ...

ISBN: 9781939590565

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A Changed Man

by Thomas Hardy

<p>A Changed Man and Other Tales is a collection of twelve tales written by Thomas Hardy. The collection was originally published in book form in 1913, although all of the tales had been previously published in newspapers or magazines from 1881 ...

ISBN: 9788822876621

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A Child To Heal Them

by Louisa Heaton

<p><em><strong>Might saving a little girl</strong>…help mend their broken hearts?</em></p> <p>When ex–doctor Tasha Kincaid escapes to Africa to teach, haunted by the loss of a young patient, she never expects to find now–widowed Quinn Shapiro –

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A Christmas Carol (Annotated & Illustrated)

by Charles Dickens

<p>*This Book is annotated (it contains a detailed biography of the author).<br /> *An active Table of Contents has been added by the publisher for a better customer experience.<br /> *This book has been checked and corrected for spelling ...

ISBN: 1230001412062

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A Circle of Wives

A Novel

by Alice LaPlante

<p><strong>From the <em>New York Times</em>–bestselling author of <em>Half Moon Bay</em>. “Marriage is as mysterious as murder in LaPlante’s captivating psychological thriller” (<em>People</em>).</strong></p> <ul> <li>An Indie Next ...

ISBN: 9780802192745

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A Collection of Ballads

by Andrew Lang

<p>*** Original and Unabridged Content. Made available by GOLDEN CLASSIC PRESS***</p> <p>Synopsis:<br /> A Collection of Ballads is a book written by Andrew Lang. It is widely considered to be one of the top 100 greatest books of all time. ...

ISBN: 1230002930138

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A Complete Collection of Stories by Guy de Maupassant

by Guy de Maupassant

<p>All of the short stories by the short story master, Guy de Maupassant. &nbsp;A writer of horror, ghost, and pyschological stories, de Maupassant wrote many stories for many years. &nbsp;This volume contains all of them.</p> ...

ISBN: 1230001776294

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A CONFIDENTIAL AGREEMENT

A Frida Delaney Mystery, #1

by Rita Ann Ryan

<p><strong>A small community, broken families, a bloody murder, and an ending you won’t see coming …</strong></p> <p>When Frida Delaney returns home to New Zealand, after a self-imposed exile, the last thing she expects to find is her ...

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A Country Doctor

by Franz Kafka

<p>&quot;<strong>A Country Doctor</strong>&quot; is a short story written in 1917 by Franz Kafka.<br /> The plot follows a country doctor's hapless struggle to attend a sick young boy on a cold winter's night. A series of surreal events occur ...

ISBN: 9788365922021

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A Crapload of Nothing

A book about NOTHING. Very Seriously, nothing.

by Michael David

<p>Really. It is exactly as the title sounds. A whole crapload of nothing. A book about nothing. Very seriously nothing. A short attempt at sarcastic humor with a few profanities thrown in for good measure. Nothing.</p> <p>Its Ugly. Real ...

ISBN: 1230001624953

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