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En äldre herre och hans väderspänningar

En samlingsvolym med 34 berättelser i varierande längd (s.k. litterära fjärtar, därav titel på boken). Genomgående mycket humor, som är det gemensamma temat i samtliga historier. ...


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Kärleken väntar

En kväll i mitten av december blir Ebba spådd i tarotkort av sin vän Felicia. Till hennes förvåning visar korten att hon innan året är slut kommer att träffa mannen i sitt liv, men ...


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Little Known Tales and Treasured Classics

Rediscover your childhood's favourite fairy tales or introduce a young reader to the magical world of one of the greatest storytellers, Hans Christian Andersen. Nearly two centurie ...


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Suden poika

Klondiken kultaryntäys houkuttelee paikalle monenlaisia onnenonkijoita. Toiset heistä ovat paremmin valmistautuneita kuin toiset. Klondiken vaikeat olosuhteet ovat yllätys Carter W ...


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Tuonen virran tällä puolen

Neljätoistavuotias Kustaa lähtee töitä hakemaan, kun herra antaa hänen tehtäväkseen louhia kalliota. Kustaa käsittelee kiviä koko elämänsä, ja kuolemansakin hän tahtoo kohdata sama ...


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Lapsia ja enkeleitä

Uhmaikäinen Siina kärsii nimestään ja horjumattomasta siinamaisuudestaan, joka ei koskaan anna periksi. Karjalasta evakkoon tullutta Liisaa kutsutaan Rasvasilliksi, mutta kun hän k ...


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Salonki

Asiakkaat saapuvat muotisalonkiin ja toivovat harmaita vaatteita, mutta liikkeen omistaja ei suostu valmistamaan niitä. Harmaata käytetään pelkästä poikkeavuuden pelosta, vaikka vä ...


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Min ordkynniga penna

"Det finns ju så många böcker redan förut, har jag resonerat. Kanske bättre att läsa en, än att skriva en annan. Hur som helst, här föreligger nu en bunt alster av skiftande sort o ...


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Christmas Fairy Tales

A selection of wonderful Christmas fairy tales by the beloved author Hans Christian Andersen to enjoy in the cozy winter evenings. Let one of the best-known children’s authors of a ...


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The Arabian Nights: Introduction

The story of Scheherazade, weaving tales to save her life, is as famous as the stories she tells the murderous Sultan, and has been used as a model by dozens of other writers, such ...


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Gloryhjälmen

Ett lekfullt utforskande av vilka vi är. Hur förhåller vi oss till varandra? Till djur, artificiell intelligens och kärlek? Det är drivkraften bakom dessa kortnoveller.Vi tog det l ...


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The House of Heine Brothers

Set in Munich, this is a delightful short story from much-loved author Anthony Trollope. Young English bank clerk Herbert Onslow is working for small German banking firm Heine Brot ...


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The Story of Two Sisters Who Were Jealous of Their Younger Sister

Kosrouschah the Sultan overhears three sisters daydreaming about their future husbands: the eldest wishes to marry the Sultan’s baker so she would never go hungry; the second wishe ...


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The Enchanted Horse

As the people of Persia celebrate the new year, an Indian stranger arrives at the Sultan’s court, riding a wooden horse. More than just a mechanical marvel, this horse has the powe ...


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The Story of Ali Cogia, Merchant of Bagdad

Before Ali Cogia goes on a pilgrimage to Mecca, he hides a thousand pieces of gold in a jar of olives, and leaves it for safekeeping with a neighbour. But after seven years, the ne ...


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The Story of Sidi-Nouman

Sidi-Nouman is happy with his new wife, Amina, except for one thing: her strange way of eating just a few grains of rice at each meal. One night, hearing her slip out of the house, ...


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The Story of the Blind Baba-Abdalla

Baba-Abdalla has worked his whole life to increase the fortune he was born with, and now owns eighty camels. On one of his business trips, he comes across a poor dervish, who revea ...


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The Adventures of Haroun-al-Raschid, Caliph of Bagdad

Haroun-al-Raschid is the Commander of the Faithful, the Caliph of Bagdad – and nearly dying of boredom. Looking for amusement, Haroun and his vizir Giafar (a kinder figure than in ...


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Aladdin and the Wonderful Lamp

Everyone knows the story of Aladdin and the genie of the lamp, thanks to the Disney film adaptations starring Robin Williams and Gilbert Gottfried in the 1992 animated feature, and ...


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Noureddin and the Fair Persian

What makes for an ideal slave-girl: beauty alone, or intelligence as well? Unfettered by political correctness, King Zinebi decides to settle the question by giving his vizir 10,00 ...


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The Adventures of Prince Camaralzaman and the Princess Badoura

Everyone has imagined the boy or girl of their dreams – but what would happen if they appeared in the middle of the night, and disappeared in the morning? Camaralzaman is prince of ...


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Vägar och villstig

Vägar och villstig är en novellsamling av den norske författaren Olav Duun. Samlingen består av Duuns överlägset bästa noveller och är ett stort verk i denna genre i norsk litterat ...


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Ensam hemma

Under uppväxten hade det varit en tradition att besöka farbror några veckor under sommarledigheten och njuta av sol och bad vid medelhavet. Men det var inte bara värmen som lockade ...


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Kärlekens likör

På den årliga julbalen i Solvik möter Kevin kvinnan i sitt liv. Han blir blixtförälskad under deras korta möte i baren, men innan han kommer sig för att springa efter henne är hon ...


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The Unparalleled Adventure of One Hans Pfaall

When Hans Pfaal’s creditors begin to circle, there is only one thing he can do. Construct a magnificent, science defying balloon and escape to the moon! Hans records the details o ...