Download Die Nacht, in der die Himmelstür offen stand: ... und andere by Patricia A. Pingry PDF

By Patricia A. Pingry

An Weihnachten dreht sich alles um ein type, das in einem Stall in Bethlehem geboren wurde - eine Geschichte, die die Welt für immer verändert hat. Dieses Buch erzählt davon, wie Menschen in der "schönsten Zeit des Jahres" vom Licht der Weihnacht verändert wurden.

Lesen Sie, was once hinter dem mysteriösen Verschwinden des Jesuskindes aus der Krippe einer kleinen Kirche steckt. Lassen Sie sich hineinnehmen in das Wunder einer Engelsbegegnung und erfahren sie mehr darüber, wie Gott in Momenten großer Einsamkeit Zeichen seiner Gegenwart setzt.

Jede der 30 wahren Geschichten zeugt von der Kraft, die dem ersten Weihnachtsfest vor 2.000 Jahren innewohnt - und die bis heute erfahrbar ist.

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Download The Valancourt Book of Victorian Christmas Ghost Stories by Arthur Conan Doyle,Sir Walter Scott,Tara Moore PDF

By Arthur Conan Doyle,Sir Walter Scott,Tara Moore

The first-ever selection of Victorian Christmas ghost tales, culled from infrequent 19th-century periodicals

During the Victorian period, it grew to become conventional for publishers of newspapers and magazines to print ghost tales in the course of the Christmas season for chilling iciness studying through the fireplace or candlelight. Now for the 1st time 13 of those stories are accrued right here, together with a variety of tales from a various workforce of authors, a few famous, others nameless or forgotten. Readers whose in simple terms prior adventure with Victorian Christmas ghost tales has been Charles Dickens's "A Christmas Carol" may be shocked and overjoyed on the outstanding number of ghostly stories during this volume.

"In the sickly mild I observed it mendacity at the mattress, with its grim head at the pillow. a guy? Or a corpse arisen from its unhallowed grave, and waiting for the demon that lively it?" - John Berwick Harwood, "Horror: a real Tale"

"Suddenly I aroused with a begin and as ghostly a thrill of horror as ever I you should definitely have felt in my lifestyles. Something--what, I knew not--seemed close to, whatever anonymous, yet unutterably awful." - Ada Buisson, "The Ghost's Summons"

"There used to be now not any query what she used to be, or any considered her being a residing being. Upon a face which wore the mounted beneficial properties of a corpse have been imprinted the lines of the vilest and so much hideous passions which had lively her whereas she lived." - Walter Scott, "The Tapestried Chamber"

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Download Occhi di cane azzurro (Oscar scrittori moderni Vol. 623) by Gabriel García Márquez,Angelo Morino PDF

By Gabriel García Márquez,Angelo Morino

Ambigui, misteriosi, carichi di un arcano simbolismo, gli undici racconti di Occhi di cane azzurro rappresentano i primi riuscitissimi tentativi di Gabriel García Márquez di dar vita a un universo letterario nel quale il realismo delle cose quotidiane si mescola con le atmosfere della magia. Già nei primi testi di questo quantity il mondo della quotidianità risulta stravolto dall'intrusione di elementi fiabeschi e surrealmente macabri, spiazzanti allegorie di duplicazione e di morte nate dalle nevrosi e dalla solitudine, mentre negli ultimi racconti, tra i quali il Monologo di Isabel mentre vede piovere su Macondo, vero e proprio atto fondativo della meravigliosa città che verrà poi cantata in Cent'anni di solitudine, lo spazio fantastico giunge a prendere definitivamente il sopravvento.

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