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Looking for famous short stories? Try these great American classics. Each story includes teaching ideas. Teach "To Build a Fire" by Jack London, "An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge" by Ambrose Bierce, "The Minister's Black Veil" by Nathaniel Hawthorne, "The Gift of the Magi" by O. Henry, "The Revolt of Mother" by Mary E. Wilkins Freeman, "The Open Boat" by Stephen Crane, "Masque of the Red Death" by Edgar Allen Poe, and "The Lady or the Tiger" by Frank Stockton.

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The famous short horror stories: now, ruined with only one sentence!

The famous short horror stories: now, ruined with only one sentence!

The famous short horror stories: now, ruined with only one sentence! - has the best funny pics, gifs, videos, gaming, anime, manga, movie, tv, cosplay, sport, food, memes, cute, fail, wtf photos on the internet!

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10 Controversial Short Stories

10 Controversial Short Stories. I've only read The Lottery in this list, but i sure would like to read them all.

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10 Free Famous Christmas Short Stories for Kids - Printable

Gather your little ones around with some warm cocoa and read these stories that capture the wonder and miracle of Christmas! Most are older Christmas stories which are in the public domain — and free. The Crippled Lamb by Max Lucado is an eBook. #christmas #family

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Joseph Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet and novelist. In 1907, at the age of 41, he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature "in consideration of the power of observation, originality of imagination, virility of ideas and remarkable talent for narration which characterize the creations of this world-famous author"

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During the whole of a dull, dark, and soundless day in the autumn of the year, when the clouds hung oppressively low in the heavens, I had been passing alone, on horseback, through a singularly dreary tract of country; and at length found myself, as the shades of the evening drew on, within view of the melancholy House of Usher. - The Fall of the House of Usher (1839), E. A. Poe

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Anton Chekhov was a Russian physician who also wrote plays and short stories. By the time he died, he was considered second only to Tolstoy when it came to famous Russian writers.

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