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A Child at Heart

by Susan FitzGerald

Susan Fitzgerald has told stories to herself from childhood and has written since she was a teenager. She has had her work published in Under the Rainbow, a collection of work by U3A writers, and in Tamba. Now...


A Tale or Two and a Few More

by Terry H. Watson

A veritable feast of short stories to tempt the palate of the discerning reader, A Tale or Two and a Few More is a captivating collection of tales about humanity in all its guises. Here we have tales of love,...


Sherlock Holmes: The Complete Collection (Active TOC) (AtoZ Classics)

by Arthur Conan Doyle & AtoZ Classics

Sherlock Holmes is a fictional detective of the late 19th and early 20th centuries, who first appeared in publication in 1887. He is the creation of Scottish born author and physician Sir Arthur Conan Doyle....


Big Tickle

by Tommy Tickler

Carlos gets an invite to be a participant in a public tickling show.  

Will he meet the man of his dreams and be tickled wildly , or will he not put himself on display in front of thousands?


The Vanishing Princess

by Jenny Diski

The only story collection from the beloved Jenny Diski—darkly funny, subversive, sexy, and eccentric tales from one of the most original and intelligent voices of our time

 

“Mordant and talon-sharp.” —Dwight...


Tess of the D'Urbervilles

by Thomas Hardy

Young Tess Durbeyfield attempts to restore her family's fortunes by claiming their connection with the aristocratic d'Urbervilles. But Alec d'Urberville is a rich wastrel who seduces her and makes her life miserable....


Fanny Hill: Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure

by John Cleland

Memoirs of a Woman of Pleasure, popularly known as Fanny Hill, is a novel by John Cleland. Written in 1748 while Cleland was in debtor's prison in London, it is considered the first modern "erotic novel" in...


Stars in Our Eyes

by W M. Raebeck

"Stars in Our Eyes" is a fresh and savory story collection. Fiction can't compare to this kind of truth—a grab-bag of irony and spice of life. You'll find yourself in Rome, Tribeca, Baja, Hollywood, jail,...


Collected Stories

by Margaret Oliphant

I WAS not aware at first of the many discussions which had gone on about that window. It was almost opposite one of the windows of the large old-fashioned drawing-room of the house in which I spent that summer,...


Selected Short Stories

by Rabindranath Tagore

In 1913, Rabindranath Tagore became the first non-European to win the Nobel Prize in Literature, and he remains one of the most important voices of Bengali culture to this day. These short stories, written mostly...


Kick-Off: Stories from the Field

by Moti Nandy & Arunava Sinha

EIGHT STORIES THAT CHAMPION THE SPIRIT OF A SPORT LIKE NO OTHER A young footballer struggles to make his mark even as he fights, the ruthless exploitation of local football clubs, his family?s strained financial...


FESTIVAL IN THERMA

by Peter G. Tripodes

Festival in Therma is a moving collection of stories that attempts to find the past and try to make sense of it by renewing connections with the culture of the Aegean islands, to experience that which seems...


The Greatest Ghost and Horror Stories Ever Written: volume 2 (30 short stories)

by M. R. James, E. F. Benson, Ambrose Bierce & Algernon Blackwood et al.

If you were looking for the Holy Bible of the horror anthologies, consider yourself lucky, because you just found it! Cosmic horror, supernatural events, ghost stories, weird fiction, mystical fantasies, occult...


The Greatest Ghost and Horror Stories Ever Written: volume 1 (30 short stories)

by M. R. James, E. F. Benson, H. P. Lovecraft & Edgar Allan Poe et al.

If you were looking for the Holy Bible of the horror anthologies, consider yourself lucky, because you just found it! Cosmic horror, supernatural events, ghost stories, weird fiction, mystical fantasies, occult...


Today I Wrote Nothing: The Selected Writings of Daniil Kharms

by Daniel Kharms

A master of formally inventive poetry and what today would be called micro-fiction, Kharms built off the legacy of Russian Futurist writers to create a uniquely deadpan style written out of and in spite of the...


Charles Dickens' Children Stories

by Charles Dickens

Charles Dickens was one of the greatest among the many story-writers of "the Victorian age;" that is, the middle and latter part of the Nineteenth Century, when Victoria was Queen of Great Britain. Perhaps he...


Danger! and Other Stories

by Arthur Conan Doyle

The Title story of this volume was written about eighteen months before the outbreak of the war and was intended to direct public attention to the great danger which threatened their country. It is a matter...


Complete Works Of Saki

by Saki & Hector Hugh Munro

Saki's (a.k.a Hector Hugh Munro) unique brand of humor has resonated with readers for over a century. Both macabre and also at times vicious, his writing nonetheless manages to perfectly capture the trivial...


Dubliners

by James Joyce

Dubliners is a collection of fifteen short stories by James Joyce, first published in 1914. They form a naturalistic depiction of Irish middle class life in and around Dublin in the early years of the 20th century....


White Nights and Other Stories

by Fyodor Dostoyevsky

From the author of Crime and Punishment comes this remarkable collection of short fiction. A selection of ten compelling tales, steeped in Dostoyevsky’s characteristic themes of spiritual torment and psychological...