Tales from the Don Paperback – January 1, by Mikhail Sholokhov (Author) › Visit Amazon's Mikhail Sholokhov Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central 5/5(2). Selected Tales contains some of the most timeless and enchanting folk and fairy tales collected by the Brothers Grimm, translated with an introduction by David Luke in Penguin Classics. These folktales collected by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm are among the most memorable stories in European culture - conjuring up a world of spells and bewitchment, outwitted villains and cruel stepmothers, animal. Selected Tales contains some of the most timeless and enchanting folk and fairy tales collected by the Brothers Grimm, translated with an introduction by David Luke These folktales collected by Jacob and Wilhelm Grimm are among the most memorable stories in European culture - conjuring up a world of spells and bewitchment, outwitted villains and cruel stepmothers, animal bridegrooms and /5(17). Since their first publication in the s and s, Edgar Allan Poe's extraordinary Gothic tales have established themselves as classics of horror fiction and have also created many of the conventions which still dominate the genre of detective fiction. As well as being highly enjoyable, Poe's tal.
The Oxford Selected Tales has only short stories, and no poetry, and its introduction is more academic. Unlike the Penguin collection, it has explanatory notes, and notes are, frankly, necessary if you care about understanding Poe's "recondite references" as they /5(). Her other titles include Best Horse on the Force, The Buffalo Soldier, and Children of the Dragon: Selected Tales from Vietnam, all available from Pelican. Garland is a member of the Society of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators. She lives in central Texas. Trina Schart Hyman illustrated children's books for more than three s: Many of the tales in this book depict artists and the artist's work: struggle, Yeah, I've read his works". While the scope of his career comprise much, much more than what we have available in Selected Tales, this anthology of short stories -- for better or for worse -- contain the essence of what he had for the definition of "literature", or /5. He recently published a collection of word stories, Fissures, and a book of essays on creativity, Pep Talks for Writers: 52 Insights and Prompts to Boost Your Creative Mojo. Lynn Mundell is the co-founder of Word Story. She has worked as a professional writer and editor for 30 years. Selected Tales from Word Story pages $
Selected Tales of Liaozhai book. Read 2 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Tales of Liaozhai was written by Pu Songling () /5(2). The weird and whimsical short stories in Strange Tales from Liaozhai show their author, Pu Songling (), to be both an explorer of the macabre, like Edgar Allan Poe, and a moralist, like Aesop. In this first complete translation of the collection's stories into English, readers will encounter supernatural creatures, natural disasters, magical aspects of Buddhist and Daoist. A wonderful collection of four of the most popular classic Beatrix Potter tales presented in a luxurious padded format. Selected tales include The Tale of Peter Rabbit, The Tale of Timmy Tiptoes, The Tale of the Pie and the Patty-Pan, and The Tale of Johnny Town-Mouse and features original stunning artwork throughout/5. While the Black Death rages through 14th-century Florence, a group of young people retreat to the healthful air of the countryside and amuse themselves by telling tales of romance and adventure. This is the premise of Boccaccio's Decameron, a landmark of early Renaissance literature and one of the world's great story collections. Vast in scope, teeming with colorful characters, and rich in 3/5(1).