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På livets skuggsida

I novellsamlingen På livets skuggsida (1912) möter vi fattigdom och orättvisor i form av lagerarbetaren som förlorar jobbet, kontorskvinnor som drömmer om man och barn och en sömme ...


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Nuoranpätkä

Nuoranpätkä on Guy de Massaupantin klassinen novelli. Ranskalainen kirjailija Guy de Massaupant tunnustetaan yleisesti yhdeksi novellitaiteen suurista mestareista. Tämä e-kirja sis ...


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Det olevda livet. Poetiska tankar och reflektioner på prosa.

Det svåraste i våra liv är inte de misstag och fel som vi gjort, nej det allra svåraste är allt det vi inte gjort, allt det olevda . Alla nya och okända vägar som lockade, men som ...


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The Background

The Background is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous ...


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The Unrest-Cure

The Unrest-Cure is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famou ...


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The Stampeding of Lady Bastable

The Stampeding of Lady Bastable is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story ...


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Mrs. Packletide's Tiger

Mrs. Packletide's Tiger is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format a ...


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The Quest

The Quest is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous for ...


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The Music on the Hill

The Music on the Hill is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and ...


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The Way to the Dairy

The Way to the Dairy is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and ...


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The Peace of Mowsle Barton

The Peace of Mowsle Barton is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story forma ...


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The Penance

The Penance is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous fo ...


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Quail Seed

Quail Seed is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous for ...


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The Threat

The Threat is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous for ...


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The Hedgehog

The Hedgehog is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous f ...


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Lyhyitä kertomuksia

Lyhyitä kertomuksia on kokoelma novelleja, jotka kuvaavat tavallisten suomalaisten elämää 1800-luvulla oivaltavalla ja koskettavalla tavalla. Minna Canth oli merkittävä suomalainen ...


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Örnögon

Skogen är vårt hem skrev Bo Setterlind.Det hemmet finns inte längre.Timmerbilar kör förbi huset dag och natt.År ut och år in.Skrammel och dunder, det låter som som stridsvagnar dån ...


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Här var det mörkt

Att lyckas beskriva levnadsöden på några få rader är en konst. Att göra det så pass fängslande, tragiskt och samtidigt lustfyllt och komiskt som Tomas Kindenberg kräver en talang u ...


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Kultaisen kallon kirous

Robert E. Howard tunnetaan parhaiten barbaarisoturi Conanin luojana, mutta hänen tuotantoonsa kuuluu paljon muutakin vahvaa fantasiaa. Kultaisen kallon kirous sisältää aiemmin suom ...


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Kärlek till främlingar

Vem är egentligen Jasione Montana, forskaren från Lund som kan allt om blommor? Och ”Dansken”, Sigurd Christiansen, som drömmer om frihet genom att bygga en husbåt?”Innocence” – fl ...


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The Portrait of Mr. W. H.

The Portrait of Mr. W. H. is a story written by Oscar Wilde. The story is about an attempt to uncover the identity of Mr. W. H., the enigmatic dedicatee of Shakespeare's Sonnets. I ...


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The Happy Prince and Other Tales

The Happy Prince and Other Tales is a collection of five stories by Oscar Wilde, dealing primarily with love and selfishness. The stories are generally sad, with a moralistic messa ...


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The Canterville Ghost

The Canterville Ghost is a short story by Oscar Wilde. A modern American family moves into an English stately home - Canterville Chase. It turns out to be a traditionally drafty an ...


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The Fisherman and His Soul

The Fisherman and His Soul is a fairy tale first published in Wilde’s A House of Pomegranates. It tells of a fisherman who nets and falls in love with a mermaid.  To get what we wa ...


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A House of Pomegranates

A House of Pomegranates is a collection of fairy tales, written by Oscar Wilde, that was published as a second collection after The Happy Prince and Other Tales. Wilde once said th ...