Download E-books Animal Behavior and Other Tales of Lycanthropy PDF

By Keith Gouveia

A Chilling number of Werewolf Horror!

"Keith Gouveia deals an impossible to resist buffet of werewolf tales. Succulent and fulfilling, enthusiasts of lycanthropes won’t have the capacity to face up to digging their enamel into those tales."
~ Lorne Dixon, writer of The uncooked field and Snarl

Animal habit and different stories of Lycanthropy supplies 13 startling stories - a lone wolf wishing to be a mom, a police detective with an animal aspect at the criminals, mammoth plans for promenade evening, a ordinary born werewolf researching there's something some distance deadlier stalking the streets, the strenuous trials of boot camp, caged girls in remoted cabins, lone sharks coming to assemble, the simplest Halloween gown funds can’t purchase, and more...

The moon is complete.

The beast is stressed.

Are you courageous adequate to reply to the decision?

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Download E-books Fort Freak (Wild Cards) PDF

By George R. R. Martin

In 1946, an alien virus that rewrites human DNA was once by chance unleashed within the skies over long island urban. It killed 90 percentage of these it contaminated. 9 percentage survived, mutated into tragically deformed creatures. And one percentage won superpowers. The Wild playing cards shared-universe sequence, created and edited via New York instances #1 bestseller George R. R. Martin (called "the American Tolkien" by means of Time), is the story of the heritage of the realm when you consider that then―and of the heroes one of the one percentage.

Now, within the newest Wild playing cards mosaic novel, we get to grasp the hard-bitten global of Manhattan's 5th Precinct―or "Fort Freak," as police officers and malefactors alike name the cop-shop the place any other table sergeant, detective, and patrol officer is greater than human.

Featuring unique paintings via writers akin to Cherie Priest, writer of the bestselling Boneshaker; Paul Cornell, Hugo–nominated comedian booklet and Doctor Who writer; David Anthony Durham, winner of 2009's John W. Campbell Award for top New author; and so on, Fort Freak is one of many most powerful choices but within the ongoing Wild playing cards project.

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Download E-books The Stories Mother Nature Told Her Children (Yesterday's Classics) PDF

Mom Nature unfolds a few of her most beneficial secrets and techniques. She tells approximately amber, in regards to the dragon-fly and its tremendous historical past, approximately water-lilies, how the Indian corn grows, what abnormal doings the Frost Giants have interaction in, approximately coral, and starfish, and coal mines, and lots of different issues within which young ones take pride.

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Download E-books Red Cavalry and Other Stories (Penguin Classics) PDF

The most robust short-story writers of the 20th century, Isaac Babel expressed his feel of internal clash via annoying stories that explored the contradictions of Russian society. no matter if reflecting on anti-Semitism in tales resembling "Story of My Dovecote" and "First Love," or depicting Jewish gangsters in his local Odessa, Babel’s eye for the comical laid naked the ironies of heritage. His masterpiece, "Red Cavalry," set within the Soviet-Polish conflict, is among the classics of recent fiction. via turns flamboyant and restricted, this number of Babel’s best-known tales vividly expresses the horrors of his age. This translation is predicated at the entire, unique textual content taken from an unexpurgated Russian edition.

For greater than seventy years, Penguin has been the major writer of vintage literature within the English-speaking global. With greater than 1,700 titles, Penguin Classics represents an international bookshelf of the easiest works all through heritage and throughout genres and disciplines. Readers belief the sequence to supply authoritative texts stronger by means of introductions and notes via amazing students and modern authors, in addition to up to date translations by way of award-winning translators.

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Download E-books Titanic 1912: The original news reporting of the sinking of the Titanic PDF

By Ken Rossignol

The unique 1912 information money owed of the large catastrophe contain the first-hand bills of survivors as advised to journalists who met the send bringing them from the place they have been kept from lifeboats. The surviving workforce describes the an important moments after the send hit the iceberg. A crewman testifies simply 3 days after the sinking that the send had a hearth in its coal bunkers from the time it set sail. lecturers throughout the USA purchase this e-book mentioning the unique assets precise that let them to educate a lesson at the great.

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Download E-books Voice of our Shadow PDF

By Jonathan Carroll

For Joe Lennox, winning younger author, the previous urban of Vienna offers a safe haven from the tragic reminiscence of his brother's loss of life, for which he feels a mystery guilt. In Vienna he has an affair with India Tate, whose husband Paul dies, yet no longer sooner than he has chanced on that they're fans.

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Download E-books The Secret Sinclair (Mills & Boon Modern) PDF

By Cathy Williams

The so much stunning outcome of all…

She didn’t suggest to fall for a infamous playboy, yet Sarah Scott’s head used to be overruled by means of Raoul’s skilful seduction. but after he jets out of her existence Raoul’s legacy maintains… Sarah is pregnant with the Sinclair heir!

Five years later, unmarried mum Sarah is suffering to make ends meet, operating as an place of work cleanser. Having taken on one more activity, Sarah is on her knees scrubbing flooring whilst her eyes meet these of her designer-clad new boss – the guy she’s by no means been capable of forget…Raoul!

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Download E-books The Collected Tales of Nikolai Gogol PDF

Whilst Pushkin first learn many of the tales during this assortment, he declared himself "amazed."  "Here is actual gaiety," he wrote, "honest, unconstrained, with no mincing, with out primness. And in locations what poetry! . . . I nonetheless have not recovered."

More than a century and a part later, Nikolai Gogol's tales proceed to please readers across the world. Now a beautiful new translation--from an award-winning staff of translators--presents those tales in all their creative, exuberant glory to English-speaking readers. For the 1st time, the simplest of Gogol's brief fiction is introduced jointly in one quantity: from the colourful Ukrainian stories that led a few critics to name him "the Russian Dickens" to the Petersburg tales, with their black humor and fantastically demented perspective towards the powers that be. All of Gogol's such a lot memorable creations are right here: the minor reliable who misplaces his nostril, the downtrodden clerk whose existence is modified via the purchase of a well suited new overcoat, the wily madman who turns into confident puppy can inform him every little thing he must know.

These terrific, comedian, completely Russian characters have dazzled generations of readers and had a profound impression on writers equivalent to Dostoevsky and Nabokov. Now they're brilliantly rendered within the first new translation in twenty-five years--one that's destined to turn into the definitive version of Gogol's most vital tales.

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Download E-books The Devil and Other Stories (Oxford World's Classics) PDF

By Leo Tolstoy, Aylmer Maude

This selection of 11 tales spans nearly the entire of Tolstoy's inventive existence. whereas every one is exclusive in shape, as a gaggle they're consultant of his type, and contact at the crucial subject matters that floor in War and Peace and Anna Karenina. tales as various as "The Snowstorm", "Lucerne", "The Diary of a Madman", and "The satan" are grounded in autobiographical adventure. They care for trips of self-discovery and the ethical and spiritual suggestion that characterizes Tolstoy's works of feedback and philosophy. "Strider" and "Father Sergy", in addition to reflecting Tolstoy's personal reviews, additionally display profound mental insights.

These tales diversity over a lot of the nineteenth-century Russian global, from the the Aristocracy to the peasantry, the army to the clergy, from retailers and cobblers to a horse and a tree. jointly they current a desirable photograph of Tolstoy's ability and artistry.

About the Series: For over a hundred years Oxford World's Classics has made on hand the broadest spectrum of literature from world wide. each one reasonable quantity displays Oxford's dedication to scholarship, supplying the main exact textual content plus a wealth of alternative beneficial gains, together with professional introductions by way of prime experts, voluminous notes to elucidate the textual content, updated bibliographies for extra learn, and masses more.

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