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Abbe Mouret’s Transgression By Émile Zola
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Serge Mouret, the younger son of François Mouret, was ordained to the priesthood and appointed Curé of Les Artaud, a squalid village in Provence, to whose degenerate inhabitants he... More > ministered with small encouragement. He had inherited the family taint of the Rougon-Macquarts, which in him took the same form as in the case of his mother-a morbid religious enthusiasm bordering on hysteria. Brain fever followed, and bodily recovery left the priest without a mental past. Dr. Pascal Rougon, his uncle, hoping to save his reason, removed him from his accustomed surroundings and left him at the Paradou, the neglected demesne of a ruined mansion-house near Les Artaud, where he was nursed by Albine, niece of the caretaker.< Less
Partaking In Her Transgression By Paul Weightman
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Partaking in her transgression is a period based fictional drama. It encompasses Murder – Betrayal – Blackmail – Love and deception. Picture the setting... YORK 1897. A wealthy and... More > influential family, that owns and lives in one of the biggest family homes, set in a very large estate on the outskirts of the City of York. A woman is just about to give birth. The child is doomed from the start, because it is the only living evidence of a liaison between a very prominent member of the Houses of Parliament, and common girl. The scandal would be the total ruination of his political career, and bring shame to the family name.< Less
Emile Zola Classics: Abbe Mouret's Transgression By Emile Zola
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Abbe Mouret, M. Zola's hero, finds himself placed between the law of the Divinity and the law of Nature: and the struggle waged within him by those two forces is a terrible one. That which training... More > has implanted in his mind proves the stronger, and, so far as the canons of the Church can warrant it, he saves his soul. But the problem is not quite frankly put by M. Zola; for if Abbe Mouret transgresses he does so unwittingly, at a time when he is unconscious of his priesthood and has no memory of any vow. When the truth flashes upon him he is horrified with himself, and forthwith returns to the Church.< Less
The Collected Works of P.Hood Volume One By Peter Orrahood
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The first time all stories and novels by Peter Orrahood have been collected into a single volume. This book comes with the exclusive story 'The Insane Man' that will only be printed in this first... More > volume of work. Every story is told independently of the other, though every story is connected.< Less
2 Stories By Peter Orrahood
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2 Stories is the fourth book by author Peter Orrahood girls on ketamine is the story of Esmé Khalaj after the events of The Silk Ribbon. High School has ended in Seoul, South Korea and... More > Esmé is stuck between moving forward with her life or clinging to situations and people that have faded from her past without satisfying conclusions. After enrolling in a veterinary school just outside of Paris in an attempt to escape the memories that haunt her, Esmé is happy to learn that she has a positive roommate from England named Tess to confide in. Esmé realizes that life has more in store for her and Tess than she could have ever predicted as new trials and decisions push her to her limits in a country she has never been before. Shanghai 1927 is the story of a young seven year old orphan named Yajing. People march in the streets chanting phrases and names she cannot understand beyond the orphanage walls. Oddly, it is in their impassioned cries for freedom that Yajing hears hope.< Less
Thus It Rain To-night and Other Stories By E. J. Betita Villena
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Five short stories that revolve around the meeting of strangers: from the coincidental meeting between an unusual college student and an eccentric high-school girl, and the people that happened to be... More > at the same place and time that made such a meeting possible; a wife married to a writer whom she's not certain if she loved him or not; an extra-marital lover is harassed, sexually and psychologically, by an ambiguous stranger bent on making her mad; a college professor contemplates his life and death, and his desire for an elusive neighbor who pretends to be a ghost; a high-school teacher meets a street-child who claims to be an android. The stories of this collection were written between 2010 and 2013.< Less
Irish Son By Dan Finn
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A Day In the Life. A snapshot of the world we live in capturing a moment in time. Transgressive fiction depicting the hyper-realism of the mundane on a nondescript Monday in June.
Bite Me, Robot Boy By Adam Lowe
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Bite Me, Robot Boy is a seminal new anthology of poetry and fiction that showcases what Dog Horn Publishing does best: writing that takes risks, crosses boundaries and challenges expectations. From... More > Oz Hardwick's hard-hitting experimental poetry, to Robert Lamb's colourful pulpy science fiction, this is an anthology of incandescent writing from some of the world's best emerging talent. Featuring: S.R. Dantzler, Oz Hardwick, Maximilian T. Hawker, Emma Hopkins, A. J. Kirby, Stephanie Elizabeth Knipe, Robert Lamb, Poppy Farr, Wendy Jane Muzlanova, Cris O'Connor, Mark Wagstaff, Fiona Ritchie Walker< Less
The Sin Love Stories By Zeibura S. Kathau
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The year is 2309. The half billion remaining humans who are known live restricted to the European continent, and 24th century New Europe is divided, to reflect the two subspecies of human which are... More > recognised at this time. The two subspecies have founded their own societies which are generally believed to be incompatible with each other. Despite this, the state of Sin is one of the places in the world where they really try to mix. One morning, several cities and towns in Sin found themselves covered with posters, inviting "all people who seek and believe in unconditional love" to meet one evening on a hill. Twenty people attended, and throughout the course of the evening, seven of them took turns in telling their stories which brought them to seek such a thing. And not one of these people left the hill at any moment during the stories, even if they were facing their own shadows being laid out right before their eyes. WARNING: Contains adult content< Less
The Sin Love Stories By Zeibura S. Kathau
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The year is 2309. The half billion remaining humans who are known live restricted to the European continent, and 24th century New Europe is divided, to reflect the two subspecies of human which are... More > recognised at this time. The two subspecies have founded their own societies which are generally believed to be incompatible with each other. Despite this, the state of Sin is one of the places in the world where they really try to mix. One morning, several cities and towns in Sin found themselves covered with posters, inviting "all people who seek and believe in unconditional love" to meet one evening on a hill. Twenty people attended, and throughout the course of the evening, seven of them took turns in telling their stories which brought them to seek such a thing. And not one of these people left the hill at any moment during the stories, even if they were facing their own shadows being laid out right before their eyes. WARNING: Contains adult content< Less

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Left to Die Left to Die By Wes Rand
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