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A timeless, utterly charming Christmas fable, beautifully illustrated and destined to become a classic.

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ამ წიგნს დღიური ძალიან პირობითად ჰქვია, რადგან ის ორ ნაწილად დავწერე თბილისში უმშვენიერესი ქვეყნიდან ორჯერ დაბრუნებულმა. „მექსიკური დღიური“ მონატრებამ დამაწერინა. მინდოდა მომეთხრო ის, რაც ვნახე და გან…
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“My final bond in this world is with the gallows.”

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“Might I not rise?”

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El club de la medianoche (Ficción) (Spanish Edition)
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„ფსკერის სახარება“, ივა ფეზუაშვილის პირველი რომანი, ბიბლიური სლენგით მოთხრობილი ჩვენი რეალობის ან ჩვენი შესაძლო რეალობის ანარეკლია – ამბავი, რომელშიც პერსონაჟები საკუთარ თავზე ფიქრს ყველაზე არაკორექტუ…
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A Christmas Memory
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“The mill owner's wife persists: 'A dollar, my foot! Fifty cents. That's my last offer. Goodness, woman, you can get another one.' In answer, my friend gently reflects: 'I doubt it. There's never two …
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The Adventures of Baron Münchausen
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The Christmas Tree and the Wedding
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Ce livre est une oeuvre du domaine public éditée au format numérique par Ebooks libres et gratuits. L’achat de l’édition Kindle inclut le téléchargement via un réseau sans fil sur votre liseuse et vos…
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No Friend But the Mountains: Writing from Manus Prison
Winner of The Victorian Prize for Literature, and the Prize for Non-Fiction, Victorian Premier's Literary Awards 2019

Where have I come from? From the land of rivers, the land of waterfalls, the land o…
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The Death of the Author
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"we know that to restore to writing its future, we must reverse its myth: the birth of the reader must be ransomed by the death of the Author."

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The Husband Stitch
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If you read this story out loud, please use the following voices:
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