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Mrs. Raffles: Amateur Crackswoman

by John Kendrick Bangs

This is one of two short story collections as sequels to the Raffles books by E.W. Hornung. THE ADVENTURE OF THE HERALD PERSONAL (excerpt) That I was in a hard case is best attested by the fact that when I had...

The Awakening & Other Stories

by Kate Chopin

The Awakening shocked turn-of-the-century readers with its forthright treatment of sex and suicide. Departing from literary convention, Kate Chopin failed to condemn her heroine's desire for an affair with the...

Tales of Soldiers and Civilians

by Ambrose Bierce

Bierce edited the twelve volumes of The Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce, which were published from 1909 to 1912. The seventh volume consists solely of The Devil's Dictionary. Bierce has been criticized by...

Mosses from an Old Manse and Other Stories

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

First published in 1846 in the present form, famous English story writer Nathaniel Hawthorne's book 'Mosses from an Old Manse, and Other Stories' is a collection of fictional short stories. The collection includes...

Flappers and Philosophers

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Flappers and Philosophers was F. Scott Fitzgerald's initial encore - his first collection of short fiction, published in 1920 to capitalize on the success of This Side of Paradise, the novel that had made him...

The Monster and Other Stories

by Stephen Crane

The Monster is an 1898 novella by American author Stephen Crane (1871–1900). The story takes place in the small, fictional town of Whilomville, New York. An American-African coachman named Henry Johnson, who...

The Pat Hobby Stories

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

The setting: Hollywood: the character: Pat Hobby, a down-and-out screenwriter trying to break back into show business, but having better luck getting into bars. Written between 1939 and 1940, when F. Scott Fitzgerald...


by Lee Upton

The seventeen stories in Lee Upton’s Visitations often center around books--as art objects, as lost objects, as points of contention, as inspiration. “Night Walkers” tells the story of the world’s laziest...

The 11th Golden Age of Weird Fiction MEGAPACK®: E. Hoffmann Price

by E. Hoffmann Price & Shawn Garrett

Welcome to The 11th Golden Age of Weird Fiction MEGAPACK®, which features the weird fiction of E. Hoffmann Price. Wildside Press, in association with Mr. Price’s heirs, are dedicated to making the extensive...

The Greatest Short Stories of Leo Tolstoy

by Leo Tolstoy & Book Center

The Russian novelist and moral philosopher Leo Tolstoy (1828-1910) ranks as one of the world's great writers, and his "War and Peace" has been called the greatest novel ever written. The purpose of all true...

The Complete H.P. Lovecraft Collection

by H. P. Lovecraft


The Nameless City

The Festival

The Colour Out of Space

The Call of Cthulhu

The Dunwich Horror

The Whisperer in Darkness

The Dreams in the Witch House

The Haunter of the Dark

The Shadow Over Innsmouth


The Yellow Wallpaper (Book Center)

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman & Book Center

"The Yellow Wallpaper" is a 6,000-word short story by American writer Charlotte Perkins Gilman, first published in January 1892 in New England Magazine. It is regarded as an important early work of American...

The Master Criminal (Book Center)

by Fred Merrick White & Book Center

Though he was on the whole a fun loving and gregarious man, during adolescence Chesterton was troubled by thoughts of suicide. In Christianity he found answers to many of the dilemmas and paradoxes of life....

OLIVER TWIST (Illustrated Edition): Including "The Life of Charles Dickens" & Criticism of the Work

by Charlotte Perkins Gilman & Book Center

Set in Victorian London, this is a tale of a spirited young innocent's unwilling but inevitable recruitment into a scabrous gang of thieves. Masterminded by the loathsome Fagin, the underworld crew features...

As a Man Thinketh -- 21st Century Edition

by James Allen

As a Man Thinketh is a literary essay and book by James Allen, published in 1903. It was described by Allen as "... [dealing] with the power of thought, and particularly with the use and application of thought...

Private Sessions Tape 1

by Wahida Clark

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The Letter by Trae Macklin 

The Response by Tasha Macklin 

Shit Just Got Real by Tasha Macklin 

Fifty Shades of Trae by Charli Li 

It’s That Serious by Tasha Macklin ...

A Kentucky Cardinal

by James Lane Allen

A Kentucky Cardinal is American writer James Lane Allen's third novel. It was published in 1894 as the first of the A Kentucky Cardinal series. James Lane Allen (December 21, 1849 – February 18, 1925) was...

A Happy Boy

by Bjornstjerne Bjornson

An early recipient of the Nobel Prize in literature, Bjornstjerne Bjornson is considered one of the masters of Norwegian fiction. The short novel A Happy Boy recounts the life of Oyvind, a perpetually jolly...

A House to Let

by Wilkie Collins

A House to Let is a short story written by Wilkie Collins. It was originally published in 1858 in the Christmas edition of Dickens' Household Words magazine. Collins wrote the introduction and collaborated with...

Curvy Romance

by J.l. Ryan

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His hands went to her panties and he looped his fingers through them, tugging them off her body. Before she had time to comprehend...