By Gabriel Leif Bellman
By Gabriel Leif Bellman
By Christina Au'Malley
Tout en parcourant les « lettres de saison » qui seront dans leur finalité constituées de douze recueils correspondant à chaque mois de l'année, Christina Au'Malley suggest au lecteur un voyage intimiste parmi tous ces visiteurs venus hanter son esprit pour lui raconter leur histoire. Ils viennent du goé et du futur, de toutes les régions du globe, ils ont traversé son cerveau en lengthy, en huge et en travers, à grands renforts de bruits, tant ils étaient impatients qu'elle les raconte le temps de leurs lettres respectives. « Je souhaite aux lecteurs autant de plaisir à découvrir ces petits morceaux de leur vie se déroulant en filigrane de recueil en recueil, que j'ai european de bonheur à les extraire de mon esprit pour enfin les faire naître au fil des pages... »
By Arthur Conan Doyle,Christopher Roden,Barbara Roden,Christopher Roden ; Barbara Roden ;,Michael Dirda
This shadow has had the impression of obscuring a lot of his different paintings; paintings that, had it come from one other hand, could most likely be larger identified and extra greatly praised this present day. whereas Conan Doyle is rightly stated as a very good author of detective tales, he was once additionally an finished teller of stories that includes the bizarre, the supernatural, and the terrible. It used to be a space during which, as a author, he confirmed an early curiosity: the 1st tale he's identified to have despatched for ebook, 'The Haunted Grange of Goresthorpe', used to be written whilst the writer was once purely eighteen. THE CAPTAIN OF THE 'POLE-STAR', the main entire quantity of ACD's bizarre fiction ever released, showcases this element of Conan Doyle's writing via thirty-seven tales of the mysterious and the macabre. one of the stories accumulated listed below are tales of ghosts and mummies, psychic vampires and mental terror, and horrors of the earth and sky—all informed within the inimitable sort of one of many world's maximum storytellers.
By Jon Christensen
it is a brief publication of brief tales (and one novelette) of combined style. The style variety is going from occult/horror, to murder/horror, to near-future/speculative, to anything which may (or would possibly not) be speculative. If there's any such factor, the latter should be tongue-in-cheek speculative, or even food-for-thought speculative. no matter what they're catagorized as, they're meant to be only for fun.
The horror tales during this ebook will not be the 'splatter' kind of horror that we're so usually faced with this day. it really is basically the kind of horror for the unjaded palate.
By Oscar M. Ramírez-Orbea
The Tower of Ojai and different Cuban Tales/La torre de Ojai y otros cuentos cubanos
Fully bilingual English-Spanish variation of brief tales encouraged by means of Cuban matters from the 1700’s onward right into a post–Communist future:
The Tower of Ojai: a tender guy falls in love with an aristocratic younger girl in 1879 Havana; she returns his love yet he hides from her an incredible mystery that might damage them either. in spite of the fact that, their dating will proceed in an odd approach in Havana and California even past the grave.
Life coverage: In a post-Communist Cuba a tender government attains wealth and gear in Camagüey basically to find by surprise that he has basically 3 hours to reside and that the reason for demise should be suicide—and he has no proposal why this may be so.
Clippings, A Cuban secret: In past due 1800’s Matanzas a chain of grotesque murders of younger women from the aristocracy has the Spanish Royal Police baffled. Is anyone from their very own social circle the assassin? Or is it santería? Or the results of contemporary slave revolts?
The guy of Her desires: How a ways may you visit regain the affection of your lifestyles and take revenge at the individual you hate such a lot on the planet? might you even lose your soul over it? In 1890, now again from Rome, that drawback is the tempting selection that Agustina needs to make one evening in provincial Camagüey.
The unusual Case of Irene Hartley: at the eve of the Communist Revolution in 1950’s Camagüey, spoiled wealthy woman Irene wishes all of it and desires it now no matter if that suggests homicide. although, quickly the eeriest and such a lot terrifying occasion in her existence will flip her global the other way up eternally.
The Vampires of Havana: In December 1862 a well-known Cuban author attends what she expects might be another rite in Havana honoring her literary skills. She is unsuitable, notwithstanding, as to what these relocating shadows in the back of the theater relatively are.
The Christmas reward: it truly is 1762 and the British military has simply taken over Havana and Ramoncita in Matanzas now has just one factor left in her existence that she treasures mainly else. At Christmas time she's going to obtain the best reward of her existence within the such a lot supernatural means.
The satan involves Camagüey: It’s the 12 months 1800 and a chain of kid murders has began to ensue in the course of the Carnival-like surroundings of the week-long Camagüeyan “San Juan”. It’s now not for intercourse or cash, so why then are those youngsters being killed as rituals? And who's the genuine killer?
Spanish readers/Lectores hispanos: Los mismos relatos se hallan también en español en este mismo ejemplar.
By Capt. Gardner Martin Kelley
The “SPRIGHTLY woman” and her typhoon and brief tales from Capt. Gardner M. Kelley
Thelma a wealthy, “SPRIGHTLY girl” with a pleasant yacht named for herself. She used to be very dissatisfied. She have been making plans for a cruise to the Abaco’s, within the Bahamas ahead of going north for the summer.
She was once taking a look at an image of a physique in a dingy, at the back of a crusing yacht. The physique used to be no longer pointed out within the information. most likely used to be dumped overboard to avoid wasting difficulty for the officers, simply one other Bermuda Triangle mystery.
The girl determined that she must cast off going there, until eventually she had a few defense devises put in aboard. this is able to be performed at urban Island, big apple Yacht backyard at the cruise north. She had no intentions of letting her global, her important floating domestic be hi-jacked. The furthest we might move this wintry weather will be Miami, Florida.
The New River Yacht backyard is the place the “SPRIGHTLY woman” may quickly be hauled out. This used to be for anti-fouling paint to be wear her backside. She had an extended cruise ahead.
Thelma had spent a lot of her time on the beautiful seashore. It was once now not as great as she remembered it from the past.
The proprietor of the “SPRIGHTLY woman” had loved the wintry weather months in Florida, the lavish events aboard the yacht and her visits ashore to work out her neighbors. Threats from the chilly northerly winds have been over for now. She sat along with her husband Dennis and different at Patricia Murphy’s dependent eating place. She made the declaration, “We should be off for brand spanking new York tomorrow.” Dennis protested, “I have a golfing date tomorrow.” She acknowledged, “You have had adequate golfing for some time, you can now maintain me corporation. The foliage alongside the banks is already altering, i'm fearful to determine it all.”
Photo via Jeremy D’Entremont
By Roger Nimier,Alfred Laurent,Marc Dambre
By Danielle Gianni Corrick
LARGE PRINT... effortless to read!
THE PESCE SHOE... the place a miracle happens!
TWO excellent TIMMYS... the place a friendship begins!
HUGS AND KISSES... the place sharing is caring!
Apple of my eye... during the eyes of a child!
"...she LOVES me..."... Little Violet May!
Each tale can have you assert AWE...at the tip! xoxo
By Joseph Conrad,Allan H. Simmons,J. H. Stape