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Short Stories: The Nostalgia Collection

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A collection including such stories as: 'Old Cornille's Secret'; 'The Violet Car'; 'The Purloined Letter'; 'The Clock that Went Backward'; 'The Homes of the Stars'; 'The Mystery of the Sleeping Car Express'; 'The Werewolf'; 'Which Make Them Remember'; 'On Being in Love'; 'A Double Tragedy'; 'Martin's Close'; 'The Mouse'; and, 'The Son's Veto'.
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Published October 28th 2008 by Canongate UK (first published October 15th 2008)
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Jul 16, 2014 Realini rated it it was amazing
The Nostalgia Collection of Short Stories
With special attention in this note for-
The Patch on the Quilt by Sapper

This is a fabulous collection of great short stories, most of which are listed at the end of this note. Here I will try to insist on the last short tale, but my other notes on these stories are to be found at
Short stories seem to be treated with less interest than big, serious novels. Exception to the rule- Alice Munro, who has won the Noble Prize somewhat u
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Sep 05, 2012 Any Length rated it it was ok
I prefer my short stories to have a definitive twist at the end. I was left cold by these stories because the twist was just not there and I felt as if there was something missing at the end.
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Jerome Klapka Jerome (May 2, 1859 – June 14, 1927) was an English author, best known for the humorous travelogue Three Men in a Boat.


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