Category Archives: Short Stories

Hooking Watermelons: 1898

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If you are a fan of dark poetry then Four Elements is for you. The first volume in our new series of short story anthologies, featuring stories from Charles Lambert, Jon Wallace, Matthew Licht and more. Each story attacks the reader with fear from a different direction and each tale paints its own picture of our world in vibrant color. And he must behave himself like a ‘Cadian.” A: Perhaps it’s not so odd a connection. “A Shameful Affair” is an earlier Chopin story, is set in Missouri rather than in Louisiana, and does not involve Creole or Acadian society.
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Sporting Guide: Los Angeles, 1897

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Roger Weingarten, editor; contains "The Miracle at Ballinspittle." What happens inside cannot be predicted. Peter Crowther's "Ghosts with Teeth" follows. The editor was Joanne Hichens and the publisher Tim Richman of Mercury (an imprint of Burnet Media). Grice include (...) 13If we examine the scene where Madame Valmondé and Désirée speak about the baby, we will find hints which no perceptive reader of any time (even with minimal knowledge of the historical context) could fail to notice, whereas other allusions in the dialogue may be easily overlooked by inadvertent browsers.
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Dive Bomber, The: A High-flying Adventure of Love and Danger

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From a more practical perspective, anthologies provide readers with the opportunity to sample the works of a variety of authors in one handy volume and that is, I believe, a priceless experience. Clean, sound, unmarked, bottom spine end shows a bit of rubbing. I have only read his novels in the past. The next submission deadline, for October’s Flesh & Bone Hallowe’en night, is Sunday 4th September: send your spine-chilling stories of 800-2000 words to liars@liarsleague.com and see www.liarsleague.com for full submission guidelines.
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The Virtues of War: A Novel of Alexander the Great

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I ran a small and exclusive catering business and wrote articles on food. There is also a text written by two of the translators on Kate Chopin’s life and work.” “Launching night in Porto Alegre was a big success,” Beatriz Viégas-Faria adds, “with more people than seats for the dramatic reading of ‘A Pair of Silk Stockings’ by actress/professor Mirna Spritzer (the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul). In Saunders’s “Home,” there are a few of these moments, but none as potent as the sight of the cracked veteran narrator asking to hold his infant niece, being refused, then picking up a pitcher of lemonade, holding it like a baby, and then spiking it on the floor in a rage.
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Our Triumph and Our Glory (Triumph and Glory Book 1)

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They accept most genres, including mystery. Virgin Islands, and the Northern Mariana Islands) as well as International orders shipped to countries other than the USA. As David Thomas Lord mentions in the foreward of this collection, the title plays a bit on two things... one, the "monster in the closet", or "boogeyman" as many people call it and two, the fact that many people keep certain aspects of themselves hidden in the closet. Awakenings: The Story of the Kate Chopin Revival Baton Rouge: Louisiana State University Press, 2009.
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The League of the Scarlet Pimpernel

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He suggests that instituting literary prizes and bringing out a collection of the best short stories every year will encourage new talent. Within the collected stories, any horror reader should find at least one they truly enjoy, and many will find several. Strange Tales accomplishes that effectively.. More recently Jennings has complied some of the most popular stories from the 'UN' collections into a series of new books, including ' Weirdest Stories ' ' Spookiest Stories ', ' Trickiest Stories '.
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Selected Stories (Oxford World's Classics)

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Plain Tales from the Hills (1888), as well as for children, e.g. My hope is that this list will help bring more of the public domain PHILIP K. We’re currently in a golden moment of anthologies, thanks primarily to the phenomenal success of The Living Dead (John Joseph Adams, ed.) Adams hit on a very clever idea—inexpensive reprints, with a few big names paid a premium, to create a phonebook-sized value proposition that can be sold almost as though it were non-fiction. “What are zombies all about?” a bookstore customer might ask. “Here you are, my friend!
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Christmas in the Californios, 1833

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Dick): Fantasy & Science Fiction, December 1954 – table of contents (includes The Father-Thing by Philip K. There’s probably an anthology of nature-based tales waiting for your contribution. This Friday, June 12th, Filmworks will be screening the Argentinian submission for Best Foreign Language Film, “Wild Tales”. Instead, it feels weak because it doesn't offer a fresh take." Wonderful Me: Stories and Poems! by Margaret Mahy (Orion Children's Books, 2004) Witches, mermaids, dragons, a dog who plays the violin, a girl who finds a dinosaur egg and a boy who wanted the world to be flat - all these and more appear in this book of stories and poems by a born storyteller.
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Ghostoria: Vintage Romantic Tales of Fright

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Her first novel, The Unpierced Heart, is published by Penguin (Fig Tree). And the sun has risen. #39 – Hard Creek Bridge: A Short Story Similar to a PG rated movie. Hopkins’s verse is notable for his use of sprung rhythm. Among my favorite stories is �Mental Man� by William Todd Rose, which follows a man who used his powers as a youth to commit petty crimes; now in therapy for stress and anxiety, he is working toward the capture of a serial killer�but there is quite the twist.
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The Prophetic Pictures (From "Twice Told Tales")

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SUMMARY: Two girls find the place where they ride their ponies blocked by barbed wire when a new owner buys the land. The author’s key story in this sequence, ‘The Call of Cthulhu,’ contains all the elements that set Lovecraft’s half-glimpsed horrors apart from most other contributors to the “pulps”. 3. “Yours Truly, Jack the Ripper” by Robert Bloch - Best known as the author of the original novel that Alfred Hitchcock based his 1960 movie Psycho on, Robert Bloch (1917-94) was equally at home writing supernatural or psychological horror fiction.
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