Lengthier than most of George Eliot's short fiction, the author wrote this short story in 1859--at the time of his sister's death. It is the nightmarish story of a young clairvoyant named Latimer, whose ability to read minds gives him nothing but sorrow. Download it today!
No matter how enormous it may be, the possession of power does not include knowledge on how to use it. A failed writer, and unrequited in love, Raphael is about to take a suicidal plunge into the Seine River. In the nick of time, however, he discovers the "Magic Skin" in an antique shop. Its...
By 19th Century American realist, Henry James. The story about an innocent, impressionable young governess who takes over the education of two delightful children, Flora and Miles, at an isolated country estate. Download it today!
In this Gothic thriller, American novelist Charles Brockden Brown (1771-1810), tells the tale of a man beset by religious guilt that erupts into mania, making him an extreme danger to others. Download it now!