Novellas

Download E-books Once Upon a Rose (Once Upon Series, The) PDF

By Nora Roberts, Jill Gregory

Love blossoms just like the luscious petals of spring’s first actual rose…

Winter Rose
#1 New York Times bestselling writer Nora Roberts
On a distant island cursed with everlasting iciness, a tender queen heals a wounded soldierand warms her middle with the fun of real love…

The Rose and the Sword
Jill Gregory
An exiled princess’s final desire for convalescing her misplaced country lies with the embittered prince she is pledged to marrya guy as very unlikely as he's impossible to resist…

The Roses of Glenross
Ruth Ryan Langan
Sheltered in an abbey in war-torn Scotland, a lonely lass has a tendency a haunted rose gardenwhile a heroic soldier basks within the natural glow of her love…

The Fairest Rose
Award-winning writer Marianne Willman
Embarking on a perilous quest to win the hand of a princess, a daring Irish warrior falls for the single lady who has the ability to avoid wasting his lifeand carry his heart…

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Download E-books Dream Story (Penguin Modern Classics) PDF

By Arthur Schnitzler

Title note: unique name Traumnovelle
Contributor note: Frederic Raphael (Introduction)
Publish 12 months note: First released in 1926
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Amidst a brief spat among a married couple, the husband, a physician, is summoned to the bedside of a loss of life guy. So starts off a sequence of involvements during the evening in more and more risky and deviant sexual adventures for Fridolin, who taken by way of a chum to a "secret" occasion, is compelled to make offerings that appear past his regulate. The dream-like occasions are made extra frighteningly genuine through Schnitzler’s powerfully distinctive descriptions, as bit by bit Fridolin supplies in to the calls for of the key celebrants.Order might be restored, however the desperation, the depravity of the human brain is still slightly below the outside of the unsleeping prepared of good.

A health care professional himself and shut buddy of Sigmund Freud, Arthur Schnitzler used to be probably the most very important playwrights and novelists of early 20th-century Austrian literature.

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Download E-books Analog Science Fiction and Fact (December 2010) PDF

Released due to the fact that 1930, Analog technology Fiction and truth is among the so much enduring and well known magazines of technology fiction. Its editorial emphasis is on real looking tales that mirror excessive criteria of clinical accuracy, mind's eye, and full of life articles approximately present learn at the frontiers of genuine technology. A recurrent subject matter in either fiction and provocative opinion columns is the human effect of technological know-how and expertise.
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The December factor back bargains an strange blend of a narrative and a heavily linked truth article. the tale is Shane Tourtellotte’s “The guy from Downstream,” a couple of time tourist who does what he does for an strange cause, after which faces an unforeseen problem approximately what to do subsequent. the actual fact article is Tourtellotte’s “Tips for the finances Time-Traveler,” which takes a quantitative examine a number of the very sensible difficulties this sort of visitor could necessarily face.
Also a number of tales which are components of sequence —Christopher L. Bennett’s “Home Is the place the Hub Is,” and Brian C. Coad’s “A Placebo Effect,” within which long-suffering patent lawyer Wally Mason is quickly coaxed out of retirement—as good as a few that aren’t. a kind of, H. G. Stratmann’s “Primum Non Nocere,” might simply be thought of a seasonal distinct, in a sneaky type of way—though it may well even be thought of numerous different issues, too.

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Download E-books Lightspeed Magazine, Issue 24 (May 2012) PDF

Edited by way of bestselling anthologist John Joseph Adams, each month Lightspeed brings you a mixture of originals and reprints, and that includes numerous authors—from the bestsellers and award-winners you realize to the easiest new voices you haven’t heard of but. for those who learn Lightspeed, it really is our desire that you’ll see the place technological know-how fiction and fable comes from, the place it truly is now, and the place it’s going.

Our present book time table every month contains 4 items of unique fiction and 4 fiction reprints, besides characteristic interviews

This month, we've got unique technological know-how fiction through Linda Nagata (“Nightside on Callisto”) and C. C. Finlay (“The Cross-Time Accountants Fail To Kill Hitler simply because Chuck Berry Does The Twist”) and SF reprints through Nicola Griffith (“Song of Bullfrogs, Cry of Geese”) and David Langford (“Different varieties of Darkness”). We even have unique fable through Dale Bailey (“The young children of Hamelin”) and Melanie Rawn (“Mother of All Russiya”), in addition to delusion reprints via Catherynne M. Valente (“A gap to China”) and the overdue Kage Baker (“The Ruby Incomparable”). And, in our publication variation, now we have the 1st a part of a two-part serial: The Cosmology of the broader international by way of Jeffrey Ford. We even have excerpts of Paolo Bacigalupi’s new younger grownup novel, The Drowned towns, and 2312, the hot novel by means of visionary SF author Kim Stanley Robinson.

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Download E-books Asimov's Science Fiction (January 2013) PDF

NOVELETTES

They Shall Salt the Earth With Seeds of Glass by means of Alaya sunrise Johnson
Over There through Will McIntosh
The Legend of Troop thirteen by means of package Reed
Hotel via Suzanne Palmer

SHORT STORIES

The relatives Rocket through James Van Pelt
Mithridates, He Died outdated by means of Nancy Kress

POETRY

Bikini Snow by way of Robert Borski
Just one other Day within the Burbs by way of G. O. Clark

DEPARTMENTS

Editorial: Poet of Mars by way of Sheila Williams
Reflections: The Raft of The Medusa by means of Robert Silverberg

Next factor
On Books via Paul Di Filippo
Twenty-Seventh Annual Readers’ Award
2012 Index
The SF traditional Calendar through Erwin S. Strauss

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Download E-books Michael Kohlhaas (German Edition) PDF

By Heinrich von Kleist

Heinrich von Kleist: Michael Kohlhaas

Edition Holzinger. Taschenbuch

Berliner Ausgabe, 2016, four. Auflage

Vollständiger, durchgesehener Neusatz mit einer Biographie des Autors bearbeitet und eingerichtet von Michael Holzinger

  • Entstanden zwischen 1805 und 1810, Teildruck in: Phöbus (Dresden) 1. Jg. 1808, 6. Stück; Erstdruck in den »Erzählungen«.

Herausgeber der Reihe: Michael Holzinger

Reihengestaltung: Viktor Harvion

Umschlaggestaltung unter Verwendung des Bildes: Theodore Gericault, Pferdemarkt, um 1800

Gesetzt aus der Minion professional, eleven pt.

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Download E-books The Search for Sam (Lorien Legacies: The Lost Files, Book 4) PDF

By Pittacus Lore

[no ISBN came across, used one other one to add. one in e-book didn't paintings. one on OD (ISBN: 9780062218773) didn't work.. when you've got a sound one please make comment]

In this heart-racing 144-page spouse novella to the <em>New York Times</em> bestselling i'm quantity 4 sequence, realize what occurred to Malcolm Goode--the one human in the world who may also help the Garde examine the reality approximately their previous and support them shop our planet. nobody has noticeable Sam Goode's father, Malcolm, on account that he mysteriously disappeared years in the past. Sam had continually fantasized that he was once kidnapped through extraterrestrial beings. yet that was once earlier than he knew the reality: extraterrestrial beings do exist, and a few of them search to break our global. That used to be earlier than he himself turned one other one in every of their captives. Now father and son are either lacking. . . .But while a rogue Mogadorian named Adam, who now has quantity One's stories, makes a decision the one method to make up for his earlier atrocities is to come back domestic and infiltrate the Mogadorian stronghold, he'll locate the main to saving either Sam and Malcolm's existence.

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Download E-books Waters of Versailles: A Tor.Com Original PDF

By Kelly Robson

Waters of Versailles via Kelly Robson is a captivating novella of court docket intrigue in 1738 Versailles as a smart former soldier makes his fortune by way of introducing a smooth water approach (and bathrooms) to the women of the palace. He does this with magical aid that he will not be in a position to control.

At the Publisher's request, this identify is being offered with out electronic Rights administration software program (DRM) applied.

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