Not a member?     Existing members login below:
$$$ Get Money for Sharing FREE eBooks! Click here for details $$$

Short Stories Ebooks

The Fragrance of Egypt Through Five Stories

Downloads: 988         Pages: 210

Published: 4 years ago

Rating: Rated: 2 times Rate It

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

Author:

Book Description HTML  |   Report this book

Five different stories with different principal characters give a taste of the life in Egypt a few years back. "A Thousand and One Nights" is a doomed romance between a Greek man and an Egyptian woman. "Chez Raymond" is the story of a young, talented Coptic hairdresser. "The Sporting Life" describes the life of a young man who failed in his studies abroad and tries to adapt back home. "A Case of Self Respect" is the love affair between a young man and a woman whose Communist husband was executed as a spy. "Letters to Dr. Fatthi" is the hopeless romance of two psychologically troubled persons. Apart from the innate interest of their plots the stories reflect the mores and culture of Moslems, Copts and members of the foreign communities in Egypt and the Middle East.

ABOUT THE AUTHOR

George Loukas

Retired in Greece in 1997 after a hardworking and sometimes hectic career but a happy family life in Egypt.

Other books by author...

  • Three Marriages
    Three Marriages Romance by George Loukas
    Three Marriages
    Three Marriages

    Reads:
    885

    Pages:
    178

    Published:
    Jul 2015

    A convoluted love affair between a foreign student and an English girl. The parallel story of the young man's sister, also a student in London, with his best ...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • A Journey Through the Shades of Love
    A Journey Through the Shades of Love Erotica by George Loukas
    A Journey Through the Shades of Love
    A Journey Through the Shades of Love

    Reads:
    1743

    Pages:
    181

    Published:
    Jul 2015

    "Shades of Love" recounts the life of a young man and the circumstances that led him to a life of illegality. At nineteen, John Zimit, born of mixed parentage...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • Escape from Egypt
    Escape from Egypt Fiction by George Loukas
    Escape from Egypt
    Escape from Egypt

    Reads:
    5276

    Pages:
    115

    Published:
    Jun 2013

    The story of Djamila, a courageous young woman that misfortune seemed to hound her. Her husband executed as a spy; blackmailed by a police General for sexual ...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • Five Stories That Are Almost True, But Not Quite
    Five Stories That Are Almost True, But Not Quite Fiction by George Loukas
    Five Stories That Are Almost True, But Not Quite
    Five Stories That Are Almost True, But Not Quite

    Reads:
    2875

    Pages:
    75

    Published:
    Dec 2011

    Some events in life are like tiny seeds that take root and blossom in a writer's imagination to produce a story. To him the stories are almost true, though th...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

You may also like...

  • Waterfall Horror
    Waterfall Horror Short Stories by Mike Bozart
    Waterfall Horror
    Waterfall Horror

    Reads:
    16

    Pages:
    9

    Published:
    Jun 2016

    Agents 32 and 33 go to Blowing Rock (NC, USA) on a nice spring day to check out a waterfall where a tragedy occurred during the Great Depression. A heroine fr...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • Reasons Are Not There
    Reasons Are Not There Short Stories by Vrajesh Dave
    Reasons Are Not There
    Reasons Are Not There

    Reads:
    51

    Pages:
    38

    Published:
    Jun 2016

    A short story of lovers who were pen friends.

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle

  • Strange Lady of the Woods
    Strange Lady of the Woods Short Stories by Mike Bozart
    Strange Lady of the Woods
    Strange Lady of the Woods

    Reads:
    46

    Pages:
    8

    Published:
    Jun 2016

    In the mid-70s in east Charlotte, a young man chances upon a peculiar woman in the forest surrounding his neighborhood. Approx. 1600 words. Sex: No. Violence:...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

  • Air Shafted
    Air Shafted Short Stories by Mike Bozart
    Air Shafted
    Air Shafted

    Reads:
    65

    Pages:
    9

    Published:
    Jun 2016

    In March of 2008, a photographer decides to go for the ultimate shot via the air shaft in a 25-story hotel in uptown Charlotte. Based on a tragic real-life ev...

    Formats: PDF, Epub, Kindle, TXT

Remove