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Rose of Evening is beautiful and kind, but what is she keeping secret?
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An author, at work on the third chapter of his eighth novel, is interrupted by an encyclopaedia salesman.
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The enchanting poem about the Glugs who live in Gosh, a land of adventures and magic.
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A princess is deceived by her maid. Will her talking horse save her?
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A first person account of a man's torture at the hands of The Spanish Inquisition.
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A boy goes on a camping trip with his estranged father.
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At night, in the autumn of 1861, a brave but sensitive Federal officer sits alone in the heart of a forest in western Virginia.
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One day when Emily got up she went to her mother.“Mom, I want to be a cow,” she said.“Well, OK. If you want to be a cow, you can be a cow,” said Emily’s...
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One day Jacob was outside looking at his dog. As it happens, he heard a meow, meow.“What was that?” he asked his dog. He looked at his feet and there was a...
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A princess is stolen from her castle but meets a wonderful sheep.
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“It’s always the same to begin with,” I said. “I’m on the beach. The sand is hot, the sun is bearing down. It makes the sand look white, like snow.”