• Humour
      September 2016

      Ten Camels for My Wife

      by John Meadows

      A highly entertaining anecdotal collection of humorous life observations during a trip around the world. Travelling by bus to Kathmandu, the author experiences hair-raising misadventures: a chase through Jerusalem, a gun battle in Jordan, a pummelling

    • Fiction
      December 2015

      Last Call & other short stories

      by Edited by P Comley, Contributions from: Robert Hull, Claire Lawrence, Jane Connolly, Vanessa Horn, Myra King, Carol Fenlon, Gail Landon, Gabrielle Mullarkey, Juliet Robinson, Linda Tyler

      From Swiss mountain ranges to small-town Canada, across urban and rural landscapes, local and faraway. These stories - of fictitious canines, portrayed in many different circumstances, as their 'jobs' dictate or their conditions dema

    • Modern & contemporary fiction (post c 1945)
      January 2015

      Turkish Revenge

      by Askim Utkuseven

      Binnur and Fahrettin are planning their wedding. Hatice wants to set up a kebab restaurant, Mehmet, however, only wants to pass his driving test. Ayse pastes her husband while Akif wants to sweep a girl off her feet with the help of his cooking skills

    • October 2015

      Murder in the Fog

      Short mystery stories for learning English

      by Butler, Dominic

      Learning English with crime stories Various crime stories with appropriate language for theskill levels A1 – A2 Up to 20 detective novels in each volume Translations of difficult words on every page

    • Literature & Literary Studies
      November 2019

      Fantastic Short Stories by Women Authors from Spain and Latin America

      A Critical Anthology

      by Patricia García and Teresa López-Pellisa

      This critical anthology renders visible the Spanish and Latin American traditions of the female fantastic. Five key short stories by Emilia Pardo Bazán, Amparo Dávila, Rosario Ferré, Cristina Fernández Cubas and Ana Mar&iacu

    • February 2016

      El griego que pintó Toledo

      20 typical Spanish short stories

      by PONS

      For visual learning types and everyone who has ever had trouble reading in a foreign language The unique PONS concept uniquely combines text and images, thus making reading and vocabulary

    • February 2017

      A Little Slice of Heaven

      20 typical English short stories

      by PONS

      For visual learning types and everyone who has ever had trouble reading in a foreign language The unique PONS concept uniquely combines text and images, thus making reading and vocabulary

    • September 2012

      New Essays on the Short Stories of Nathaniel Hawthorne

      by Janusz Semrau

      Nathaniel Hawthorne’s status as an artist rests as much on The Scarlet Letter as on his short fictions. It is both telling and appropriate that academic research in the short story should be dated to Mary Rohrberger’s study Hawthorne and the Modern Short

    • September 2017

      Colpo di fulmine a Milano

      20 typical Italian short stories

      by PONS

      For visual learning types and everyone who has ever had trouble reading in a foreign language The unique PONS concept uniquely combines text and images, thus making reading and vocabulary learning a real pleasure A reading expe

    • September 2017

      Morgens um neun in Isny

      20 typical German short stories

      by PONS

      For visual learning types and everyone who has ever had trouble reading in a foreign language The unique PONS concept uniquely combines text and images, thus making reading and vocabulary learning a real pleasure A reading expe

    • Educational: writing skills: handwriting

      Cursive Practice : Short Stories Edition - Writing Book for 3rd Grade | Children's Reading & Writing Books

      by Baby Professor

      At third grade, you want to present a challenging learning activity while boosting cursive writing skills. This workbook is composed of short stories written in cursive. The task is to trace while reading the stories. Because there is an action involved,

    • Classic fiction (pre c 1945)
      September 2009

      Uncollected Short Stories

      by Author(s): Arthur Conan Doyle

      This volume contains all the known short stories by Conan Doyle which were not collected into volumes for publication during his life.

    • Fiction

      Miss U reminisces about her so-called relationship history

      by Eeva Turunen

      Episodic debut full of gentle, neurotic humour. Miss U’s relationships are colourful: there is the boy who refuses to eat anything red; the boy who names his bands after mystical

    • Fiction
      September 2016

      Two Fuyang Girls

      by Mai Jia

      This is a collection of short stories written by Mai Jia, who is regarded as the Father of Chinese Spy fiction. Thirteen stories are included in this book, and the life experience of every character in these stories is closely related to destiny.

    • Children's & YA
      October 2017

      Code 7

      Cracking the Code for an Epic Life

      by Bryan R. Johnson

      Life at Flint Hill Elementary School may seem normal, but seven friends find themselves on a path to crack the code for an epic life. Whether they're chasing their dreams on stage, searching for an elusive monster fish, or running a makeshift business

    • June 2015

      Le vin bleu du Monsieur Dupont

      20 typical French short stories

      by Castelot, Sandrine; Desvoix, Samuel; Malik, Delphine

      For visual learning types and everyone who has ever had trouble reading in a foreign language The unique PONS concept uniquely combines text and images, thus making reading and vocabulary

    • July 2016

      The Skye's the Limit

      20 typical English short stories

      by Butler, Dominic

      For visual learning types and everyone who has ever had trouble reading in a foreign language The unique PONS concept uniquely combines text and images, thus making reading and vocabulary

    • June 2015

      La última fiesta de Cardeña

      20 typical Spanish short stories

      by Gómez Cabornero, Sonsoles

      For visual learning types and everyone who has ever had trouble reading in a foreign language The unique PONS concept uniquely combines text and images, thus making reading and vocabulary

    • June 2015

      Mrs Winterbottom's Wicked Orange Jam

      20 typical English short stories

      by Bullimore, Emma; Evans, Mary; Blake, Emma

      For visual learning types and everyone who has ever had trouble reading in a foreign language The unique PONS concept uniquely combines text and images, thus making reading and vocabulary

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