all ebooks in category: Historical Fiction Short Stories (7)

The Artist of Disappearance
English | EPUB | 1.0 MB

Finalist for the Pen/Faulkner Award for Fiction “The excellent strength [the novellas] share is a gracefulness and dreamlike sonority, reminiscent of writers like Jhumpa Lahiri …

The Lovers
English | EPUB | 8.1 MB

A riveting, real-life equivalent of The Kite Runner—an astonishingly powerful and profoundly moving story of a young couple willing to risk everything for love that …

The Mystery of the Blue Train
English | EPUB | 1.6 MB

Robbery and brutal murder aboard a luxury transport ensnares the ever-attentive Hercule Poirot in The Mystery of the Blue Train, from Queen of Mystery Agatha …

Open City
English | EPUB | 2.8 MB

A New York Times Notable Book • One of the ten top novels of the year —Time and NPR NAMED A BEST BOOK ON MORE …

The Duchess's Tattoo
English | EPUB | 0.4 MB

"Anyone suffering Downton Abbey withdrawal symptoms (who isn't?) will find an instant tonic in Daisy Goodwin's The American Heiress. The story of Cora Cash, an …

Eve's Diary
English | EPUB | 9.2 MB

Mark Twain’s comic short story is now available as an ebook, including an extended excerpt from Twain’s End by Lynn Cullen, a fictionalized imagining of …

Lord Edgware Dies
English | EPUB | 1.8 MB

When Lord Edgware Dies a most unnatural death, detective Hercule Poirot must solve a most confounding conundrum: if the obvious killer, the slain peer’s spiteful …