Download E-books Love Is Murder (Thriller) PDF

By Sandra Brown

Prepare for heart-racing suspense during this unique assortment by way of thirty of the most well liked bestselling authors and new voices writing romance suspense at the present time. Bodyguards, vigilantes, stalkers, serial killers, girls (and men!) in jeopardy, police officers, thieves, P.I.s, killers—these all-new tales will retain you extremely joyful and chilled past due into the night.

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Download E-books Analog Science Fiction and Fact (December 2010) PDF

Released due to the fact that 1930, Analog technology Fiction and truth is likely one of the so much enduring and well known magazines of technological know-how fiction. Its editorial emphasis is on reasonable tales that mirror excessive criteria of clinical accuracy, mind's eye, and energetic articles approximately present study at the frontiers of genuine technology. A recurrent topic in either fiction and provocative opinion columns is the human impression of technology and expertise.
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The December factor back deals an strange mixture of a narrative and a heavily linked truth article. the tale is Shane Tourtellotte’s “The guy from Downstream,” a few time vacationer who does what he does for an strange cause, after which faces an unforeseen problem approximately what to do subsequent. the very fact article is Tourtellotte’s “Tips for the price range Time-Traveler,” which takes a quantitative examine the various very sensible difficulties one of these traveller might necessarily face.
Also a number of tales which are components of sequence —Christopher L. Bennett’s “Home Is the place the Hub Is,” and Brian C. Coad’s “A Placebo Effect,” within which long-suffering patent legal professional Wally Mason is quickly coaxed out of retirement—as good as a few that aren’t. a kind of, H. G. Stratmann’s “Primum Non Nocere,” may perhaps simply be thought of a seasonal particular, in a sneaky type of way—though it might probably even be thought of numerous different issues, too.

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Download E-books The Age of Grief PDF

By Jane Smiley

The luminous novella and tales in The Age of Grief explore the vicissitudes of affection, friendship, and marriage with all of the compassion and perception that experience grow to be anticipated from Jane Smiley, the Pulitzer Prize—winning writer of A Thousand Acres.

In “The excitement of Her Company,” a lonely, unmarried girl befriends the married couple round the corner, hoping to profit the key in their happiness. In “Long Distance,” a guy reveals himself relieved of the duty to proceed an affair that's now not compelling to him, simply to be waylaid by way of the guilt he feels at his effortless break out. And within the incandescently clever and relocating identify novella, a dentist, conscious that his spouse has fallen in love with another person, needs to convenience her whilst she is spurned, whereas protecting the key of his personal advanced sorrow. fantastically written, with a wry intelligence and a full of life comedian contact, The Age of Grief captures moments of significant intimacy with grace, readability, and indelible emotional strength.

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Download E-books The Sorrows of Young Werther (Dover Thrift Editions) PDF

By Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Celebrated as a number one determine of the German literary move referred to as Sturm und Drang ("storm and stress"), Goethe made his attractiveness with this brief novel, initially released in 1774. Its story of a delicate younger man's self-destructive ardour for a lover who finally rejects him was once established partially at the author's personal stories, and the story's tragic answer encouraged a wave of suicides between younger romantics all through Europe. Goethe's portrayal of Zerrissenheit, "the country of being torn apart," during which a personality struggles to reconcile his inventive sensibilities with the calls for of the target global, proved vastly influential to next writers, and The Sorrows of younger Werther keeps to talk to trendy readers.

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Download E-books The Marquise of O and Other Stories (Penguin Classics) PDF

The past due tales via an influential author of singular talent

Between 1799, whilst he left the Prussian military, and his suicide in 1811, Kleist built right into a author of unparalleled and tragically remoted genius. This selection of works from the final interval of his existence additionally contains 'The Earthquake in Chile,' 'Michael Kohlhaas,' 'The Beggarwoman of Locarno,' 'St. Cecilia or the facility of Music,' 'The Betrothal in Santo Domingo,' 'The Foundling,' and 'The Duel.'

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

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Download E-books In the Tall Grass PDF

By Stephen King

Mile 81 meets “N” during this collaboration among Stephen King and Joe Hill, now to be had from Simon & Schuster Audio.

As USA TODAY acknowledged of Stephen King’s Mile 81: “Park and scream. may perhaps there be any larger position to set a horror tale than an deserted relaxation stop?” In the Tall Grass starts with a sister and brother who pull off to the part of the line after listening to a tender boy crying for support from past the tall grass. inside mins they're disoriented, in deeper than turns out attainable, and they’ve misplaced each other. The boy’s cries are an increasing number of determined. What follows is a terrifying, unique, and masterfully informed story, as merely Stephen King can convey.

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Download E-books The Stories of Heinrich Böll PDF

By Heinrich Böll

This quantity collects sixty-three tales and novellas written via Heinrich Böll among 1947 and 1985. It brings jointly decisions from Böll's previous collections and a few formerly unpublished paintings. The chronological association represents the whole span of Böll's profession, from the tales of the early postwar interval, to the masterfully satirical stories of later years.

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