1 edition of Pick of today"s short stories. found in the catalog.
Pick of today"s short stories.
1963 by Eyre & Spottiswoode .
Written in English
Previous issues, Putnam.
|Statement||edited by John Pudney.|
|The Physical Object|
|Number of Pages||259|
Addeddate Identifier Identifier-ark ark://t81k4tx0q Ocr ABBYY FineReader Ppi Scanner Internet Archive Python library dev4. Eleven classic short stories by the great French master of the form. Included are: One Evening, The Devil, A Sister's Confession, The Beggar, The Drunkard, The Adopted Son, An Artifice, My Uncle Sosthenes, Father Milon, The Piece of String, and Solitude.
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1 - 20 of results barnes & noble book. Explore More Items. The stories were detailed enough to get a feel for the character but short enought so you can read one short story in one sitting. It isn't a very long book overall though but for the price I wasn't expecting it to be.
Nice addition to my Celia Ahern library and as per usual I cried at least once/5(66). My son, 19, is student of 3 rd Semester, majoring in English Literature.
He writes short stories and poems. Quite a few of his short stories have been published in Pick of todays short stories. book Statesman. Recently, I have chosen twenty of his short stories and want to get them published in a collection entitled “In Search of a Story.”.
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Chasing Eleven by Dan M Kalin is a collection of eleven multi-genre short stories by a single author. The first story in Chasing Eleven did not disappoint.
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The. Award-winning author, Kevin Crossley-Holland, presents a collection of stories where even the longest story is very short- none longer than two pages. A wonderful mix of the best short stories.
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Synopsis In this collection of very short stories, none of the stories is more than two pages long, and some are much shorter. There are stories about ghosts, supermarkets, animals, adventures, and all kinds of things. Kevin Crossley-Holland is an /5(77). If you have a book of short stories by one author, you really have to love that author or you will find yourself getting bored with the few duds that they may have squeezed in there.
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"Howard Stern Comes Again" by Howard Stern is Lara's book pick. Howard Stern shares the favorite interviews of his career and a few confessions of his own along the way.
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Culled from the same two collections (Llamadas Telefónicas and Putas Asesinas) as the stories in The Return, these 14 tales feature wayward and lowlife characters similar to those found within his two. Lilian Jackson began her career as a writer when she was a teenager.
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