Reality and Other Stories

Household gizmos with a mind of their own. Constant cold calls from unknown numbers. And the creeping suspicion that none of this is real.

Reality  and Other Stories

Household gizmos with a mind of their own. Constant cold calls from unknown numbers. And the creeping suspicion that none of this is real. Reality, and Other Stories is a gathering of deliciously chilling entertainments - stories to be read as the evenings draw in and the days are haunted by all the ghastly schlock, uncanny technologies and absurd horrors of modern life.

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Reality, and Other Stories
Language: en
Pages: 208
Authors: John Lanchester
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-29 - Publisher: Faber & Faber

Household gizmos with a mind of their own. Constant cold calls from unknown numbers. And the creeping suspicion that none of this is real. Reality, and Other Stories is a gathering of deliciously chilling entertainments - stories to be read as the evenings draw in and the days are haunted
Fado and Other Stories
Language: en
Pages: 168
Authors: Katherine Vaz
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-10-15 - Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press

Winner of the 1997 Drue Heinz Literature Prize This collection is filled with narrative and character grounded in the meaning and value the earth gives to human existence. In one story, a woman sleeps with the village priest, trying to gain back the land the church took from her family;
A Sense of Reality
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Graham GREENE
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 1990 - Publisher:

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Language: en
Pages: 232
Authors: Branka Cubrilo
Categories: Fiction
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The Celestial Railroad and Other Stories
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Categories: Fiction
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-08-01 - Publisher: Penguin

Of Nathaniel Hawthorne’s insight into the Puritan’s simultaneous need for fulfillment and self-destruction, D. H. Lawrence wrote, “Nathaniel knew disagreeable things in his inner soul. He was careful to send them out in disguise.” By means of artfully crafted and compelling tales, Hawthorne explored the destinies and concerns of early