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The Five Knots - ebook/epub

The Five Knots - ebook/epub
The Five Knots - ebook/epub
Fred M. White
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Frederick Merrick White is an eminent writer who became famous for his short stories. The main character, Samuel Flowers, is a wealthy man and owns a fleet of ships. In England, where precious treasures are missing, some people begin to search for them. Will they be found, and what will happen to Flowers and his niece?
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The famous cycle of novels and short stories by the American writer Jack London is a peculiar and unique painting of life in inhuman conditions, where people still manage to remain human beings. The story is about a man who found the courage, courage and power to exchange the clerks prosperous, but dull and boring life for danger, the exciting and fascinating fate of an adventurer in the wild lands of the Northern Way...

An Autumn Sowing - ebook/epub
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The main character, Mr. Keeling, is a simple self-worker who started his business with the fish trade. That is how he became popular and famous. Having a lot of money behind him, the main character decided to fight the class community. This book puts an intriguing twist on an old story about a middle-aged man who falls in love with his secretary.

The Firebrand - ebook/epub
The Firebrand - ebook/epub
Max Brand
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„The Firebrand” is an adventurous historical romance set in 16th-century Italy. The main character is Tizzo, a master swordsman, known as „Firebrand” because of his flaming red hair and flame-blue eyes. Frederick Schiller Faust (1892-1944) was an American author known primarily for his thoughtful and literary Westerns under the pen name Max Brand. Prolific in many genres he wrote historical novels...

By Airship to Ophir - ebook/epub
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Dated 1928. „By Airship to Ophir”, written by Fenton Ash, tells the story of an airship and two aircraft meander round central Africa picking up an assortment of natives in a search for the fabled land of Ophir, which is eventually reached and found to be inhabited by a race of people of Arab/Hebrew mien. This fantasy adventure would suit anyone interested in old fantasy novels for children and young people...

White Nights - ebook/epub
White Nights - ebook/epub
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Avia Artis

White Nights - a short story by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, a Russian novelist, philosopher and short story writer. Many literary critics rate him as one of the greatest psychological novelists in world literature.

 

Like many of Dostoyevsky's stories, 'White Nights' is told in the first person by a nameless narrator. The narrator is a young man living in Saint Petersburg who suffers from loneliness. He gets to know and falls in love with a young woman...

The Disintegration Machine - ebook/epub
The Disintegration Machine - ebook/epub
Arthur Conan Doyle
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„The Disintegration Machine” is a story featuring Doyle’s famous character Professor Challenger. It was first published in The Strand Magazine in January 1929. The story centers on the discovery of a machine capable of disintegrating objects and reforming them as they were. This short story is a part of the „Challenger series”, a collection of stories about the wealthy eccentric adventurer Professor Challenger...

Soldiers Three - ebook/epub
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Rudyard Kipling
Ventigo Media

Soldiers Three is a series of fascinating stories by the great English writer and poet Joseph Rudyard Kipling. A collection of short stories written in 1888 provides a glimpse into the life of tommies, as the English soldiers called it, in Afghanistan. They fool around, complain and talk about their daily lives - against the backdrop of the war and sunset of colonial England.

Soldiers Three - ebook/epub
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Gambles with Destiny - ebook/epub
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Here are 10 stories to introduce readers of all ages to Charles Dickens and his Victorian England filled with orphans, expectations, and Christmas spirits, including adaptations of Dickens geared toward young readers, engaging looks into the author’s life, and a few kid-friendly classics straight from the author’s quill. The most famous and funny short stories include the „Child’s Story”...

Alton of Somasco - ebook/epub
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The Pearls of Bonfadini - ebook/epub
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A Modern Cinderella - ebook/epub
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Sixes and Sevens - ebook/epub
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Claws of the Tigress - ebook/epub
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Dodo’s Daughter - ebook/epub
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A Set of Six - ebook/epub
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The Yellow God - ebook/epub
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The Cattle-Baron’s Daughter - ebook/epub
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Winston of the Prairie - ebook/epub
Winston of the Prairie - ebook/epub
Harold Bindloss
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This is a story about good and evil. Before each person in life is a difficult choice. And he decides which way to choose. So our main character made a choice that changed his whole life. Farmer Witham worked like a dog for about six years. Corthorne offers Witham a $ 1000 deal. As a result of which a small number of people suffered. The deal ends badly. At the end of the main character regretted it...

The Mutiny of the Elsinore - ebook/epub
The Mutiny of the Elsinore - ebook/epub
Ventigo Media

The main character tells about his stay on the ship Elsinore, in which from the very beginning there are not the most rainbow events. With each chapter of the event more and more go beyond the framework of the rational and the main character is aware of this. Traveling by ship is a long coexistence of many people in a limited space, where they have nowhere to go from each other, and they are forced to constantly contact...

Jean Of The Lazy ‘A’ - ebook/epub
Jean Of The Lazy ‘A’ - ebook/epub
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Whirligigs - ebook/epub
Whirligigs - ebook/epub
O. Henry
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Settle in for a whimsical, thoroughly enjoyable whirlwind tour through the prodigious imagination of American short-story master O. Henry. When he wrote the following, he may have discounted his own creativity. „Whirligigs”, comprised of 24 short stories and published in 1910, is evidence of this. O. Henry writes of love and loss, of mystery and drama, of journalism and murders and trials. He creates a tapestry of characters...

A Trio of Saki - The Storyteller, Open Window, Bertie’s Christmas Eve - audiobook
A Trio of Saki - The Storyteller, Open Window, Bertie’s Christmas Eve - audiobook
Saki (Hector Hugh Munro)
Matrix Digital Publishing

Saki was the pen name of Hector Hugh Munro (December 18, 1870 - November 13, 1916), a British writer, whose witty and sometimes macabre stories satirized Edwardian society and culture. He is considered a master of the short story and is often compared to O. Henry and Dorothy Parker. His tales feature delicately drawn characters and finely judged narratives.

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'The Open Window' - A man with the...




Tales of Fishes - ebook/epub
Tales of Fishes - ebook/epub
Zane Grey
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Zane Gray is best known as a fishing writer for wild adventure catching giants of the world record in oceans around the world. He published a collection of stories about individual places and types of fish. Fish tales are a great collection of stories that cover the most popular types of fish found in salt water. These are turtles, sailboats, marlins, swordfish and tuna. This is a perfect example for the shade of appetite of every fisherman...

The Rubicon - ebook/epub
The Rubicon - ebook/epub
E.F. Benson
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”We must judge people by their best qualities, not their worst; by their capabilities, and not by their limitations” – the protagonist of the novel had such an opinion. He sat at the hotel and wrote his next work. The next day, after rereading what he had written, he was surprised because he had already seen something like this somewhere with another professor. A large number of people show false love before the government and it excites the...

Poor Folk - ebook/epub
Poor Folk - ebook/epub
Fyodor Dostoyevsky
Avia Artis

Poor Folk - a novel by Fyodor Dostoyevsky, a Russian novelist, philosopher and short story writer. Many literary critics rate him as one of the greatest psychological novelists in world literature.

 

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Maiwa’s Revenge - ebook/epub
Maiwa’s Revenge - ebook/epub
H. Rider Haggard
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Another short novel about the adventures of Allan Quatermain. This is a story about how the main character gets involved in a conflict between two African tribes and helps Maiwa take revenge on her terrible husband. As always, readers are waiting for exciting adventures in Africa. The main question: will the anger take hold above Maiwa?

Smith and the Pharaohs, and Other Tales - ebook/epub
Smith and the Pharaohs, and Other Tales - ebook/epub
H. Rider Haggard
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Rider Haggard, just like his main character in this story, is not indifferent to Ancient Egypt. The events of the four stories take place in Africa. Here several acts overlap: extraordinary courage and an epic clash of different cultures. The main theme remains unchanged: the theme of love, which lasts until death.