Not a member?     Existing members login below:
Black Friday Blockbuster: 2x1

Short Stories Ebooks

Returning Home

Downloads: 2189         Pages: 18

Published: 4 years ago

Rating: Rated: 2 times Rate It

  • 1 star
  • 2 stars
  • 3 stars
  • 4 stars
  • 5 stars

Author: Anthony Trollope

Book Description HTML  |   Report this book

In the first month of her hurry and flurry Mrs. Arkwright was a happy woman. She would see her mother again and her sisters. It was now four years since she had left them on the quay at Southampton, while all their hearts were broken at the parting. She was a young bride then, going forth with her new lord to meet the stern world.

Rita Colher

I thought it was a great story with plenty of dramatism; the reader is cought by the story's plotter right at the beginning. However, I think that the story ends abruptedly. It deserved a development; the book ends and we think: "and now what?". But in general it is really captivating.


ABOUT THE AUTHOR

Anthony Trollope

Other books by author...

  • An Unprotected Female at the Pyramids
    An Unprotected Female at the Pyramids Short Stories by Anthony Trollope
    An Unprotected Female at the Pyramids
    An Unprotected Female at the Pyramids

    Reads:
    4746

    Pages:
    26

    Published:
    Aug 2010

    Now Mrs. Damer was soft-hearted, and also somewhat old-fashioned. She did not conceive any violent affection for Miss Dawkins, but she told her daughter that ...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • The Parson's Daughter of Oxney Colne
    The Parson's Daughter of Oxney Colne Short Stories by Anthony Trollope
    The Parson's Daughter of Oxney Colne
    The Parson's Daughter of Oxney Colne

    Reads:
    1748

    Pages:
    24

    Published:
    Aug 2010

    But our present story will have more to do with his daughter than with him. A pretty girl, I have said, was Patience Woolsworthy; and one, too, in many ways r...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • Aaron Trow
    Aaron Trow Short Stories by Anthony Trollope
    Aaron Trow
    Aaron Trow

    Reads:
    5265

    Pages:
    22

    Published:
    Aug 2010

    And then a day came in which an attempt was made by a large body of convicts, under his leadership, to get the better of the officers of the prison. It is har...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • The O'Conors of Castle Conor
    The O'Conors of Castle Conor Short Stories by Anthony Trollope
    The O'Conors of Castle Conor
    The O'Conors of Castle Conor

    Reads:
    1556

    Pages:
    18

    Published:
    Aug 2010

    We had an excellent run, in which I may make bold to say that I did not acquit myself badly. I stuck very close to the hounds, as did the whole of the O'Conor...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

You may also like...

  • Hannigan  'Wanted Dead Or Alive'
    Hannigan 'Wanted Dead Or Alive' Short Stories by C.A.Dayhoff
    Hannigan 'Wanted Dead Or Alive'
    Hannigan  'Wanted Dead Or Alive'

    Reads:
    6

    Pages:
    78

    Published:
    Nov 2014

    Pushed into a fight he couldn't win Bishop Hannigan rode away from his home, his love and his family only to be thrown into the Civil War and confrontation th...

    Formats: PDF, Kindle, TXT

  • Houlihan's Wake
    Houlihan's Wake Short Stories by Bryan Murphy
    Houlihan's Wake
    Houlihan's Wake

    Reads:
    11

    Pages:
    42

    Published:
    Nov 2014

    Can a young man succeed in dying amid the splendour of Mexico? In Houlihan’s Wake, a young Irishman goes to Playa Chisme, on the Pacific coast of Mexico, det...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle

  • Doctor Who  - The Daughter Claus
    Doctor Who - The Daughter Claus Short Stories by IG
    Doctor Who - The Daughter Claus
    Doctor Who  - The Daughter Claus

    Reads:
    172

    Pages:
    28

    Published:
    Nov 2014

    The Doctor joins his daughter Jenny and Captain Jack for a quick Christmas Adventure in Space and Time

    Formats: PDF, Kindle

  • Trapped by Love: A Novelette
    Trapped by Love: A Novelette Short Stories by Lillie Ammann
    Trapped by Love: A Novelette
    Trapped by Love: A Novelette

    Reads:
    33

    Pages:
    14

    Published:
    Nov 2014

    Lori Hammond is used to spending all day working closely with her boss Derek Anderson. Their relationship changes. However, when the two of them are trapped ...

    Formats: PDF, Kindle

Remove