Joseph Thomas Sheridan Le Fanu (1814 -1873) was an Irish writer of Gothic novels, one of the most influential ghost story writers of the nineteenth century. "The Watcher and Other Weird Stories" is a collection of beautifully written tales of the uncanny, including "The Watcher" itself and five other alluring, fascinating stories like "The Dream" and "A Chapter in the History of a Tyrone Family."
Рассказы Клэр Дин широко публиковались, они включены в антологию «Лучшие рассказы Британии», в сборники Spindles («По женской линии»), Beta-Life («Бета-Жизнь»), Murmurations: An Anthology of Uncanny Stories About Birds («Стаи скворцов: Собрание невероятных историй про птиц») и New Fairy Tales: Essays and Stories («Новые сказки: эссе и рассказы»). В серии популярных детских сказок изданы ее Marionettes («Марионетки») и Into the Penny Arcade («Внутри Пенни-Аркейд». «Пенни-Аркейд» – популярный у миллионов пользователей Интернета комикс, основной тематикой которого являются культура и мир компьютерных игр.).
This book may be smaller than the average elf but it is FULL of stories! Stories of Christmases past and present, near and far; stories to make you laugh and to make you think; new stories, old stories and stories you'll remember for ever - this little book has them all! And each no more than two pages long, perfect to read or share at any time.
Arthur Conan Doyle was an English writer best known for his detective stories about Sherlock Holmes. "Danger! And Other Stories" is a collection of fascinating short stories like "One Crowded Hour," "A Point of View," "How It Happened," "The Prisoner's Defence," and "Three of Them."
About the stories In December 2017 the book with 80 stories came out in Russian. In this book there are three of his stories: The Last Home, The Extraterrestrial and The Immortal Picture.
THE THREE SCARY STORIES BOOKS COME TOGETHER IN THIS PAPERBACK BOX SET TO FORM A TIMELESS COLLECTION OF CHILLINGLY SCARY TALES AND LEGENDS. Folklorist Alvin Schwartz offers up some of the most alarming tales of horror, dark revenge, and supernatural events of all time. The paperback books in this box set feature Stephen Gammell’s artwork from the original Scary Stories books. Read if you dare! Includes Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark, More Scary Stories, and Scary Stories 3.
ALL NEW VERY EASY TRUE STORIES: A PICTURE-BASED FIRST READER continues the True Stories tradition with a companion book to VERY EASY TRUE STORIES. Written at the same reading level, the text features all new stories and exercises. These fourteen real believe-it-or-not tales are adapted from newspapers and magazines for beginning students of English. The stories are told as simply as possible and are written exclusively in the present tense.