Married Love

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ISBN: 9781446496435
Release Date: 2012-01-05
Number of pages: 240
Author: Tessa Hadley
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online Married Love in PDF and EPUB The new collection of short stories from award-winning author Tessa Hadley. Lottie announces at the breakfast table that she is getting married. The youngest daughter of a large and close-knit family, Lottie is nineteen but looks five years younger. Her fiancé is Edgar Lennox, a composer of religious music and lecturer at Lottie's university, forty-five years her senior.It is a story of romantic dreams and daily reality, family loyalties tested but holding, and the comedy and solace to be found in small moments. Evoking a world that expands beyond the pages, it marks the beginning of what is an astonishing collection to treasure.

The Editor of Love and Other Stories

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ISBN: 9780595383160
Release Date: 2006-02
Number of pages: 52
Author: Janice Young
Publisher: iUniverse

Download and read online The Editor of Love and Other Stories in PDF and EPUB An omnibus of thought-provoking, engaging, and heartwarming stories set in Edo Japan, the modern world, and far into the future.

First Love and Other Stories

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ISBN: UOM:39015008640982
Release Date: 1907
Number of pages: 355
Author: Ivan Sergeevich Turgenev

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White Nights and Other Stories

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ISBN: UOM:39015005080307
Release Date: 1950
Number of pages: 288
Author: Fyodor Dostoyevsky

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Jewish Stories of Love and Marriage

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ISBN: 9781442238992
Release Date: 2015-08-20
Number of pages: 278
Author: Sandy Eisenberg Sasso
Publisher: Rowman & Littlefield

Download and read online Jewish Stories of Love and Marriage in PDF and EPUB Jewish Stories of Love and Marriage offers a treasury of tales that speak to the tenderness and passion, difficulties and blessings of love. Jewish tradition overflows with love stories from the Bible, Talmud, and Midrash. Folktales continue the tradition, and contemporary writers highlight the way their faith and love interweave and enrich each other. From Adam and Eve to Song of Songs, from legends of Solomon to the letters of Alfred and Lucie Dreyfus, these are stories of heartbreak, devotion, and celebration. They tell of how people fall in love and how they grow in love. The narratives are as old as the Bible and as new as the twenty-first century. They come from places as far-ranging as Yemen and New York. The relationships are heterosexual and homosexual, arranged and spontaneous, young and mature. Though the stories reflect the times and places in which they were told, they have a universal message about longing and romance, relationship, respect, and commitment. Noted storyteller Peninnah Schram and Rabbi Sandy Eisenberg Sasso collect these narratives and letters for the first time, inviting readers to delve into these stories for entertainment and inspiration, at engagements, weddings, and anniversaries, to recall what once brought people close and what continues to hold them in love.

Sunstroke and Other Stories

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ISBN: 9781446499924
Release Date: 2015-01-22
Number of pages: 160
Author: Tessa Hadley
Publisher: Random House

Download and read online Sunstroke and Other Stories in PDF and EPUB Everyday life crackles with the electricity sparking between men and women, between parents and children, between friends. A son confesses to his mother that he is cheating on his girlfriend; a student falls in love with her lecturer and embarks on an affair with a man in the pub who looks just like him. Young mothers pent-up in childcare dream treacherously of other possibilities; a boy becomes aware of the woman, a guest at his parents' holiday home, who is pressing up too close against him on the beach. Hidden away inside the present, the past is explosive; the future can open unexpectedly out of any chance encounter; ordinary moments are illuminated with lightning flashes of dread or pleasure. These stories about family life are somehow undomesticated and dangerous.

Axe Cop Volume 5 Axe Cop Gets Married and Other Stories

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ISBN: 9781621159063
Release Date: 2014-02-11
Number of pages: 32
Author: Malachai Nicolle
Publisher: Dark Horse Comics

Download and read online Axe Cop Volume 5 Axe Cop Gets Married and Other Stories in PDF and EPUB After a messy divorce with Abraham Lincoln, Axe Cop is determined to find a new wife to help raise his newly adopted bat and monkey children in Axe Cop Gets Married! Also features the epic bowzer battle story The Dogs, multiple "Ask Axe Cop" episodes, guest comics, "Axe Cop Presents," and much more awesomeness! * Axe Cop Volume 1 has sold over 20,000 copies to date! * Winner of a 2012 YALSA award! * Foreword by Nick Offerman (Parks and Recreation)

The Colthorpe cousins and other stories

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ISBN: OXFORD:600067128
Release Date: 1883
Number of pages:
Author: Annie Thomas

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About Love and Other Stories

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ISBN: 0191560626
Release Date: 2008-07-10
Number of pages: 256
Author: Anton Chekhov
Publisher: OUP Oxford

Download and read online About Love and Other Stories in PDF and EPUB 'the greatest short story writer who has ever lived' Raymond Carver's unequivocal verdict on Chekhov's genius has been echoed many times by writers as diverse as Katherine Mansfield, Somerset Maugham, John Cheever and Tobias Wolf. While his popularity as a playwright has sometimes overshadowed his achievements in prose, the importance of Chekhov's stories is now recognized by readers as well as by fellow authors. Their themes - alienation, the absurdity and tragedy of human existence - have as much relevance today as when they were written, and these superb new translations capture their modernist spirit. Elusive and subtle, spare and unadorned, the stories in this selection are among Chekhov's most poignant and lyrical. They include well-known pieces such as 'The Lady with the Little Dog', as well as less familiar work like 'Gusev', inspired by Chekhov's travels in the Far East, and 'Rothschild's Violin', a haunting and darkly humorous tale about death and loss. ABOUT THE SERIES: For over 100 years Oxford World's Classics has made available the widest range of literature from around the globe. Each affordable volume reflects Oxford's commitment to scholarship, providing the most accurate text plus a wealth of other valuable features, including expert introductions by leading authorities, helpful notes to clarify the text, up-to-date bibliographies for further study, and much more.

The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories

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ISBN: 9780486111018
Release Date: 2012-03-01
Number of pages: 80
Author: Charlotte Perkins Gilman
Publisher: Courier Corporation

Download and read online The Yellow Wallpaper and Other Stories in PDF and EPUB Seven charming tales explore relations between the sexes and offer witty insights from a feminist perspective. Includes the 1892 title classic, plus "Cottagette," "Turned," "Mr. Peebles' Heart," and more.