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Dust of New York

by Konrad Bercovici

Though born in Romania, writer Konrad Bercovici first gained prominence as a journalist and essayist chronicling life in New York City. This charming collection of stories, observations, and vignettes blurs...


The Last Christmas Tree: An Idyl of Immortality

by James Lane Allen

This fascinating fable from Kentucky-born author James Lane Allen imagines a distant future in which the earth has plunged into frozen darkness, extinguishing life as we know it. Only a few stalwart holdouts...


Piper in the Woods

by Philip K. Dick

Earth doctor Henry Harris is tasked with the responsibility of examining the men who return from missions across the galaxy. Travelers returning from Asteroid Y-3 begin to exhibit strange psychosomatic symptoms...


The Lifted Veil

by George Eliot

Working under the nom de plume George Eliot, gifted writer Mary Anne Evans made a name for herself as one of the foremost innovators in the realm of realistic fiction. In The Lifted Veil, however, she takes...


Tom and Maggie Tulliver

by George Eliot

This adaptation of George Eliot's beloved novel The Mill on the Floss will engage and delight readers young and old alike. The story focuses on the lives of a pair of siblings, Tom and Maggie Tulliver, who grow...


The Haunters and the Haunted: Ghost Stories and Tales of Supernatural

by Various & Ernest Rhys

Settle in for a series of spooky tales that will delight even the most discerning reader. This collection of ghost stories from literary luminaries is the perfect choice for curling up in front of a roaring...


Legends That Every Child Should Know: A Selection of the Great Legends of All Times for Young People

by Hamilton Wright Mabie

Introduce a young reader in your life to the unparalleled thrill of legends and folk tales with this globe-spanning collection from Hamilton Wright Mabie. With tales from the Middle Ages to the 19th century,...


Myths and Legends of Our Own Land: Complete

by Charles M. Skinner

When one thinks of classic fairy tales and folklore, it's usually the enchanted forests of Europe that spring to mind. But in Charles M. Skinner's Myths and Legends of Our Own Land, the author proves that scrappy...


The Romance of the Milky Way: And Other Studies & Stories

by Lafcadio Hearn

This volume of engrossing essays and odds and ends from the always-interesting writer and amateur social scientist Lafcadio Hearn encompasses a number of topics, including various folk stories from Japan and...


Love Stories

by Mary Roberts Rinehart

For fans who love classic romance fiction, but are tired of the sappy dialogue and saccharine sentiments that characterize many works in the genre, Mary Roberts Rinehart's collection Love Stories strikes just...


Affinities: And Other Stories

by Mary Roberts Rinehard

Immerse yourself in the glamor, glitz and turbulence of the period leading up to the 1920s with this satisfying collection of tales from author Mary Roberts Rinehard. Veering from romance to mystery and back...


Widow's Tale: And Other Stories

by Margaret Oliphant

Born in Scotland and later a transplant to London, Margaret Oliphant was an accomplished and popular writer whose body of work includes historical novels, romances, and supernatural fiction. Despite the wide-ranging...


Nonsense Novels

by Stephen Leacock

In this collection of hilarious literary satires, Canadian humorist Stephen Leacock jaunts from genre to genre, gleefully skewering mysteries, ghost stories, detective novels, and virtually every other type...


Droozle

by Frank Banta

After finishing college, Jean Lanni did what many new college graduates of his era did: spent some quality time traveling around the universe. But instead of the typical souvenirs like t-shirts or shot glasses,...


The Bad Family: And Other Stories

by Eliza Fenwick

Part of a series for younger readers called The Dumpy Books, this collection of short stories offers a fascinating glimpse into the manners and mores of children and families at the dawn of the twentieth century....


An Accursed Race

by Elizabeth Gaskell

Classic short story. Elizabeth Cleghorn Gaskell ( 1810 – 1865), often referred to simply as Mrs. Gaskell, was an English novelist and short story writer during the Victorian era. She is perhaps best known...


The Poor Clare

by Elizabeth Gaskell

A departure from the stories Elizabeth Gaskell wrote for Charles Dickens’s Household Words magazine, The Poor Clare is a dark, gothic novella of thwarted love and a family curse that vividly illustrates the...


Uncle Peter

by Elizabeth Gaskell

Uncle, he said, you know me, and you know that I have not, that I never had one mercenary thought about your wealth; you know that my fault is to look forward too little in such matters rather than too much,...


Slut Lullabies

by Gina Frangello

Following her debut novel, My Sister's Continent, Gina Frangello continues her exploration of the power dynamics of gender, class, and sexuality in this collection of diverse, vibrant short fiction. Slut Lullabies...


The Run for the Elbertas

by James Still

In language both spare and colorful, sure in its command of Appalachian dialect and poetic in its evocation of mountain settings, James Still's stories reveal the lives of his people -- lives of privation and...