Poetry, Short Stories | The Rover Vol. 01 No. 26

“The Rover: A weekly magazine of tales, poetry and engravings, original and selected” was a magazine started in 1843 by Seba Smith and Lawrence Labree. The editors aimed at a high quality standard in their selection of short stories and poetry. Every half-year, the 26 weekly issues were also published under a bound compilation. This … Read more

The Black Cat Vol. 02 No. 07 April 1897 | Fantastic Fiction, Short Stories

The Black Cat (1895-1922) was a monthly literary magazine, publishing original short stories, often about uncanny or fantastical topics. Many writers were largely unknown, but some famous authors also wrote original material for this magazine. This seventh issue of volume 2 presents the following five short stories: “The Peacock and the Copper Moon”, by Frances … Read more

Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales | Shen of the Sea: A Book for Children | Arthur Bowie Chrisman

This book was awarded the John Newbery Medal by the Children’s Librarians’ Section of the American Library Association, for the most distinguished contribution to American Children’s literature during the year 1925. it is a collection of stories from China for children. Genre(s): Myths, Legends & Fairy Tales Language: English Arthur Bowie Chrisman (1889 – 1953) … Read more

Mrs. Dalloway | Virginia Woolf

Clarissa Dalloway is having a party. Join her and a web of connections in exploring London, their memories and their innermost thoughts and feelings. This novel explores relationships, mental health, nostalgia, regret, and the multitude of reasons for which people make decisions which change the course of their life. Genre(s): Published 1900 onward Virginia Woolf … Read more