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  • A River Runs Through It and Other Stories, Twenty-fifth Anniversary Editionby Norman Maclean

    University of Chicago Press 2009; US$ 12.00

    Just as Norman Maclean writes at the end of "A River Runs through It" that he is "haunted by waters," so have readers been haunted by his novella. A retired English professor who began writing fiction at the age of 70, Maclean produced what is now recognized as one of the classic American stories of the twentieth century. Originally published in 1976,... more...

  • Ray Bradbury Stories Volume 2by Ray Bradbury

    HarperCollins Publishers 2012; Not Available

    A scintillating collection of stories from the master of science fiction. more...

  • The Mammoth Book of Best British Crimeby Maxim Jakubowski

    Constable & Robinson 2009; US$ 11.65

    Leading crime critic Maxim Jakubowski presents this year's must-have collection of British mystery fiction. This latest volume of the acclaimed annual collection presents 35 short stories of murder mystery, selected from the very cream of new British crime fiction. Contributors include John Mortimer, Alexander McCall Smith, Colin Dexter, Christopher... more...

  • The Most Beautiful Woman in Townby Charles Bukowski

    City Lights Publishers 2013; US$ 15.95

    These mad immortal stories, now surfaced from the literary underground, have addicted legions of American readers, even though the high literary establishment continues to ignore them. In Europe, however (particularly in Germany, Italy, and France where he is published by the great publishing houses), he is critically recognized as one of America's... more...

  • Cat O' Nine Talesby Jeffrey Archer

    Pan Macmillan UK 2006; US$ 12.72

    Cat O' Nine Tales is the sixth collection of irresistible short stories from the master storyteller illustrated by the internationally acclaimed artist, Ronald Searle, creator of Molesworth. These twelve yarns are so satisfying because they are ingeniously plotted, include richly drawn characters and have deliciously unexpected conclusions. They feature... more...

  • Eve's Diaryby Mark Twain

    The Floating Press 1905; US$ 2.99

    Only humor writer extraordinaire Mark Twain could inject so much wit and hilarity into the story of Adam and Eve and the Fall of Man. This short story takes the form of excerpts from Eve's personal journal, providing a unique feminine account of the first human couple that deviates in a few important regards from the "official" version. more...

  • The Mammoth Book of Haunted House Storiesby Peter Haining

    Constable & Robinson 2011; US$ 5.82

    Expanded and with great new stories, this is the biggest and best anthology of ghostly hauntings ever. Over 40 tales of visitation by the undead - from vengeful and violent spirits, set on causing harm to innocent people tucked up in their homes, to rarer and more kindly ghosts, returning from the grave to reach out across the other side. Yet others... more...

  • A Twist in the Taleby Jeffrey Archer

    Pan Macmillan UK 2003; US$ 11.81

    The expected never happens . . .A man calls unexpectedly on his mistress and sees another man leaving her flat. Accusing her of being unfaithful, he quarrels with her, strikes her. She dies. Leaving unseen, he tips off the police so that the other man is arrested and charged . . . Has he achieved 'The Perfect Murder'?A tanstalising opening to A Twist... more...

  • The Mammoth Book of New Jules Verne Storiesby Mike Ashley

    Constable & Robinson 2011; US$ 5.82

    A hundred years after the death of Jules Verne, the founding father of science fiction, The Mammoth Book of New Jules Verne Adventures celebrates his amazing vision. A host of top science fiction authors pay homage to Verne's genius with a series of breathtaking stories using as a springboard his iconic ideas and characters. Collected in this anthology... more...

  • Dear Lifeby Alice Munro

    Random House 2012; US$ 13.08

    **Winner of the Nobel Prize in Literature** Alice Munro captures the essence of life in her brilliant new collection of stories. Moments of change, chance encounters, the twist of fate that leads a person to a new way of thinking or being: the stories in Dear Life build to form a radiant, indelible portrait of just how dangerous and... more...