Short Stories

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By: Lü Lina

This book includes three exciting stories: Baldwin Can't Sleep, Baldwin and the Little Magician, and Bunny Jimmy and Uncle Saul. These stories help children learn to apologize, and tolerate and sympathize with others. Each story comes with "An Exp...

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By: Lü Lina

This book includes three exciting stories: The Magic Little House, Good Night, and The Magic Dress. These stories help children learn to be clean and organized, and smile at the world around them. Each story comes with "An Expert's Opinion" and "M...

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By: Garrison Keillor

Famous radio private eye Guy Noir leaps from A Prairie Home Companion to the pageOn the 12th floor of the Acme Building, on a cold February day in St. Paul, Guy Noir looks down the barrel of a loaded revolver in the hands of geezer gangster Joey R...

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By: Lan Samantha Chang

“Spare and haunting tales that ask ordinary questions about that extraordinary emotion: love.”—Chicago Tribune The novella and five stories that make up this collection reveal the lives of immigrant families haunted by lost loves...

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By: A.S. Byatt

In these breathtaking novellas, A.S. Byatt returns to the territory she explored in Possession: the landscape of Victorian England, where science and spiritualism are both popular manias, and domestic decorum coexists with brutality and perversion...

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By: H. Hesketh-Prichard

Hesketh Vernon Hesketh-Prichard's November Joe is a fantastic collection of stories involving a young man with keen investigative skills who helps the police track down thieves and murderers in the back country. Sadly, this collection (first publi...

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By: Grant Allen

Grant Allen's classic, An African Millionaire, pits a greedy South African Millionaire, and his long-suffering brother-in-law/secretary (not quite so greedy), against criminal rogue Colonel Clay, a master of disguise who always seems to know more ...

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By: Edited by Jaymie Stuart Wolf Cunningham

These thirteen charming short stories will not only encourage kids to become regular readers, but will also draw them to explore what really matters. These stories are guaranteed to invite enjoyable family discussions about the ordinary frustratio...

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By: Nikki Duncan

Love could be their greatest liability. Sensory Ops, Book 3Ava Malia knows three things. She was once a kickass covert operative. She will eventually adjust to her new team, the FBI Specialized Crimes Unit. And the only way to finally be free of h...

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By: Dylan Thomas

This gathering of all Dylan Thomas's stories, ranging chronologically from the dark, almost surrealistic tales of Thomas's youth to such gloriously rumbustious celebrations of life as A Child's Christmas in Wales and Adventures in the Skin Trade, ...