Join us on a literary world trip!
Add this book to bookshelf
Grey
Write a new comment Default profile 50px
Grey
Subscribe to read the full book or read the first pages for free!
All characters reduced
The Man in Grey - cover

The Man in Grey

Emma Orczy

Publisher: Classica Libris

  • 0
  • 0
  • 0

Summary

The Man in Grey is set in Napoleonic France in 1809, and is comprised of nine inter-connected short stories about the mysterious Man in Grey’s adventures in tracking down Royalist criminals for the government.
Available since: 05/15/2019.

Other books that might interest you

  • 10 Classic Gothic Works You Should listen - cover

    10 Classic Gothic Works You...

    H. P. Lovecraft, Henry James,...

    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    This Audiobook contains the following works :The Castle of Otranto—Horace Walpole The Damned (Là-bas)—Joris-Karl HuysmansThe Legend of Sleepy Hollow—Washington Irving Frankenstein—Mary Shelley The Picture of Dorian Gray—Oscar Wilde Dracula—Bram StokerThe Turn of the Screw—Henry JamesThe Dunwich Horror—H.P Lovecraft The Masque of the Red Death—Edgar Allan PoeThe Phantom of the Opera—Gaston Leroux
    Show book
  • Shine of the Ever - cover

    Shine of the Ever

    Claire Foster

    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    By turns tender and punk-tough, Shine of the Ever is a literary mixtape of queer voices out of 1990s Portland. This collection of interconnected short stories explores what binds a community of queer and trans people as they negotiate love, screwing up, and learning to forgive themselves for being young and sometimes foolish.
    Show book
  • Best Horror Stories of Arthur Conan Doyle - cover

    Best Horror Stories of Arthur...

    Arthur Conan Doyle

    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    These horror stories -- never before compiled in one volume -- are carefully crafted, compelling and believable. Written in about the same decade as the Sherlock Holmes series, they will convince you that Arthur Conan Doyle was a master of more than just the detective story.
    Show book
  • Witches' Loaves - cover

    Witches' Loaves

    O. Henry

    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    O. Henry was the pen name of William Sydney Porter (1862-1910), an American writer of outstanding short stories known for their wit, wordplay, warm characterization, and surprise endings. In this story, Miss Martha's good deed in helping a man whom she takes for an impoverished artist goes very badly wrong.
    Show book
  • Stories for God's Little Ones - cover

    Stories for God's Little Ones

    Father John Koenig

    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    A charming collection of nine short stories for children with a moral weaved in each. These were originally published as separate booklets, under the series title "Stories for God's Little Ones". (Summary by Maria Therese)
    Show book
  • The Four Million - Stories - cover

    The Four Million - Stories

    O. Henry

    • 0
    • 0
    • 0
    A collection of twenty-five tales, including “The Gift of the Magi,” from one of America’s most successful writers of popular short stories.   At the turn of the twentieth century, one man captured America’s imagination in his works of short fiction. O. Henry’s clever and engaging stories, often with surprise endings, had mass appeal. The title of this book, the author’s second collection, references the population  of New York City, where many of the stories are set, at the time of publication. It features some of his best-known works, including “The Gift of the Magi,” The Cop and the Anthem,” and “The Furnished Room.”   “The tale, a simply structured, exquisitely told story of self-sacrifice, generosity, and love, closed with the O. Henry signature: an ironic twist . . . It’s a reminder of the way we should be living, with love first, giving second, and possession below all.” —The Atlantic on “The Gift of the Magi”
    Show book