Brand new stories by: G.M. Ford, Skye Moody, R. Barri Flowers, Thomas P. Hopp, Patricia Harrington, Bharti Kirchner, Kathleen Alcala, Simon Wood, Brian Thornton, Lou Kemp, Curt Colbert, Robert Lopresti, Paul S. Piper, and Stephan Magcosta.Early Seattle was a hardscrabble seaport filled with merchant sailors, longshoremen, lumberjacks, rowdy saloons, and a rough-and-tumble
From one of Australias most celebrated writers comes eleven stories about the complexities of life and love; of looking back and longing; of what it means to be a stranger, on foreign ground and known, told with the piercing familiarity and resonance we have come to expect from Helen Garner. Remarkably honest, often very funny and always woven in ways that surprise, these
Det dar som nastan kvaver dig ar en kansla av utsatthet, en hemlangtan, en frustration over att aldrig bli sedd som en individ, utan som en representant for det fargrika, primitiva AFRIKA. Den unga kvinnan i titelnovellen har kommit till USA:s vastkust fran Lagos i Nigeria, och kanner ofta pa kvallarna hur den kanslan nastan kvaver henne.Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie slog igeno
Who better to investigate the literary spirit world than that supreme connoisseur of the unexpected, Roald Dahl? Of the many permutations of the macabre, Dahl was always especially fascinated by the classic ghost story. For this superbly disquieting collection, he selected fourteen of his favorite tales by such authors as E.F. Benson, Rosemary Timperley, and Edith WhartonI
It had been an ordinary day, to a point. I had a headache that wouldn�t let up, and there was a party I�d promised I�d go to�I�d said see you soon to the people at work. But after I unlocked my door and kicked off my shoes all I could think about was jumping into bed. Once I allowed myself to think that this was a reasonable idea, I felt released from the grip of the party
The Fall of Ithar recounts the events of the great war fought to protect the last kingdom of Men from the dreaded hosts of the Shadow-Kings. It is a tale of epic heroes and fearsome villains. Journey to a time when the gods walked among Men and heroes lived and died by their courage!
Winner of the 2013 CBC Overlookie Bookie Award for Most Underrated Canadian BookThese stories read like collaborations between Stephen King and TMZ with Borges and Nabokov on the edits. Each short story sounds with the thunder of a novel. Enthralling, dark, gut-busting stuff!�Jeff ParkerActor Matthew McConaughey descends into a surreal desert of the soul, an admirer of M