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  • Bram Stoker

    "Hither the Gods come not at any summons. The Nameless One has insulted them and is forever alone. Go not nigh, lest their vengeance wither you away!" The warning was inscribed on the entrance of the hidden tomb, forgotten for millennia in the sands of mystic Egypt. Then the archaeologists and grave robbers came in search of the fabled Jewel of Seven Stars, which they found clutched in the hand of the mummy. Few heeded the ancient warning, until all who came in contact with the jewel began to die in a mysterious and violent way, with the marks of a strangler around their neck.Now, in a bedroom filled with ancient relics, a distinguished Egyptologist lies senseless, stricken by a force that...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    An Egyptologist attempts to raise the mummy of Tera from the dead, while an ancient Egyptian queen finds a magnificent gem and is stricken senseless by an unknown power... Amidst bloody and unsettling scenes, his daughter is possessed by Tera's soul, and her destiny depends upon bringing Tera's mummified body back to...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    Young Zaya was very sad and lonely when her mother died, but she eventually found solace in the company of birds, who proved to be her only friends. When Zaya sees the form of the Giant-Plague, she immediately tries to warn her the people in her city about what is coming, but almost everyone disregards her as crazy. The only who doesn't is a kind old man, Knoal, who believes Zaya and joins her cause of trying to warn about the Giant. Zaya's birds help protect her and Knoal from the Giant, but as time goes on, they discover that even they cannot remain safe...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    In the Valley of the Shadow is a short story about a delirious man having hallucinations while being...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    A young boy, Tineboy, is having trouble his multiplication tables and the number seven. Bored in class one day, he falls asleep and dreams of a story told by his teacher about the number seven going mad. This leads to a world without the number seven and the confusion that comes from getting rid of a number. The schoolhouse bully and Tineboy's own pet crow play important roles in his vivid daydream, full of intelligent wit and humor. Bram Stoker (1847-1912) was an Irish writer of novels and short stories, most famous for his gothic horror novel Dracula. Although he wrote throughout his life while working as a personal assistant and theatre manager, he did not achieve much literary fame...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    This horror colloction Included - Robert Louis Stevenson's The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde. - Mary Shelley's Frankenstein. - Bram Stoker's...read more

  • Charlotte Perkins Gilman

    This book contains the following works arranged alphabetically by authors last names The Mysterious Mansion [Honoré de Balzac] The Tomb of Heiri [Arthur Christopher Benson] Chickamauga [Ambrose Bierce] An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge [Ambrose Bierce] The Death of Halpin Frayser [Ambrose Bierce] A Halloween Wraith [William Black] The Goblin's Collection [Algernon Blackwood] The Wood of the Dead [Algernon Blackwood] Let Loose [Mary Cholmondeley] The Horror of the Heights [Arthur Conan Doyle] The Lift [Arthur Conan Doyle] The Terror of Blue John Gap [Arthur Conan Doyle] Captain Murderer [Charles Dickens] The Trial for Murder [Charles Dickens] Cold Ghost [Chester S....read more

  • Bram Stoker

    Bill and Joe, two best friends, discover they have both fallen in love with Mary, a girl they have grown up with and enjoyed a close friendship with throughout their lives. They both decide that they do not want to tell her about their feelings, but they must do something about it before another man comes along and steals her away. And so they decide that Joe will go to her first and confess his feelings, and let Mary decide if she feels the same or if she might prefer Bill instead. But even after she makes her choice, the other man winds up making the ultimate sacrifice out of his love for Mary. Bram Stoker (1847-1912) was an Irish writer of novels and short stories, most famous for his...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    Gothic Tales Of Terror - Volume 1. This collection of short stories contains several gothic tales to bear macabre and chilling witness to writers as diverse as Thomas Hardy, Bram Stoker, Edgar Allan Poe and HP Lovecraft. These tales are designed to unsettle you, just a little, as you sit back, and take in their words as they lead you on a walk to places you'd perhaps rather not visit on your own. Our stories are The Withered Arm by Thomas Hardy, The Judges House by Bram Stoker, Hop Frog by Edgar Allan Poe and The Lurking Fear by HP Lovecraft. These stories are read for you by many readers including Bill Wallis, David Healy and Richard...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    The Gombeen Man is an evil moneylender who several peasants owe money to. When the peasants find themselves unable to repay the wicked man on time, he is quick with his desire to take their land from them, refusing to take the payment from them in the future if they should be able to come up with it. The poor peasants are then forced to come up with a plan to keep their land from the evil Gombeen Man. This short story is actually a chapter from Stoker's novel 'The Snake's Pass,' about a romance between an English tourist and an Irish peasant. Bram Stoker (1847-1912) was an Irish writer of novels and short stories, most famous for his gothic horror novel Dracula. Although he wrote...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    A Gothic Romance novel from Bram Stoker brings you a tale of death, romantic rivalries, spurned love, adventure on the high seas and survival. Lust, greed and broken hearts are aplenty in this romantic novel. Stephen Norman is to inherit her father’s vast fortune and estate. She seeks to ask Leonard Everard (a wastrel) to marry her, but only to prove that she can ask a man to marry her and defy 19th century convention which says a man can only ask a woman to marry; this sets into motion a showdown between two old rivals for her hand in marriage, as Harold An Wolf (a gentleman) is in love with her. This destructive rivalry leads to adventures on the high seas and a love story that...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    The 'Eroes of Thames tells the story of a famous swimmer, Peter Jimpson and his son, also named Peter, trying to maintain their fame in the big city of London. The father designed a skit in which his son would fake drowning in the Thames, and a random passerby (actually Peter himself) would dramatically rescue the boy. His plan is thwarted when a pair of grifters catch onto Peter's scheme and prevent him from following through with it as...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    -Este audiolibro está narrado en castellano. Este relato de terror, dramatizado como audiolibro en español, convierte en verdadero placer el escuchar la lectura. Te aconsejamos que lo escuches  en un viaje corto, paseando, o simplemente de forma atenta y en silencio, porque joyas con este brillo no nos iluminan a menudo.Johann no hace más que repetir con los ojos desorbitados: - Walpurgis Nacht.Está claro que el pobre está demasiado influenciado por la ignorancia y las supersticiones locales. ¿o no...? El caso es que cuando paseaba bajo los rayos del sol por la verde campiña de los alrededores de Munich, no podía imaginar que íbamos a entrar en otro mundo completamente...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    Este Relato de terror, dramatizado como audiolibro en español, convierte en verdadero placer el escuchar la lectura. Te aconsejamos que lo escuches  en un viaje corto, paseando, o simplemente de forma atenta y en silencio, porque joyas con este brillo no nos iluminan a menudo.Johann no hace más que repetir con los ojos desorbitados:        - Walpurgis Nacht.Está claro que el pobre está demasiado influenciado por la ignorancia y las supersticiones locales. ¿o no...?El caso es que cuando paseaba bajo los rayos del sol por la verde campiña de los alrededores de Munich, no podía imaginar que íbamos a entrar en otro mundo completamente distinto, donde la penumbra iba a dominar a...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    El huésped de Drácula emprende un viaje en donde sigue a un caballero inglés mientras se pasea por Munich antes de llegar a Transilvania. Una noche el joven inglés deja el hotel y da un paseo por el bosque. Se siente...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    The Dualitists recounts the tale of the Bubb family, childless for very long but finally blessed with twins. Two friends lived in the houses surrounding the Bubbs, Harry and Tommy, but they were forbidden to see each other because of the trouble they caused. Harry and Tommy began to secretly meet in the Bubb's garden, bringing with them their knives and items to destroy with the knives. Soon, items are not enough for the boys and they begin dueling, then killing animals. But their thirst could not be quenched. Things eventually take a very dark turn and Harry and Tommy must be stopped. Bram Stoker (1847-1912) was an Irish writer of novels and short stories, most famous for his gothic...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    Esta apasionante obra de 1897, escrita en forma de novela epistolar, plasma de modo artístico las investigaciones de Bram Stoker acerca de los vampiros en el folclore europeo. Así vemos como el letrado británico Jonathan Harker emprende una fatigosa jornada hacia la región de Transilvania, en los montes Cárpatos, para dar consejo legal al tenebroso conde Drácula, quien pretende comprar tierras en Gran Bretania como paso inicial de un malévolo plan de dominación del mundo.Una vez allí Harker es tomado prisionero, pero logra escapar salvando así su vida. Poco después el conde arriba a Londres tras un viaje por barco colmado de horrores, y principia su asedio a la bella Mina...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    Neste audiolivro, você se envolverá com o clima assustador da história de Bram Stoker. Os grandes destaques são a voz do locutor Fernando Macari, que interpretou o Conde Drácula, e a sonoplastia, em que foram usados sons de carruagens, cavalos, gritos, uivos, rangidos, estocadas e ventania, levando o ouvinte para dentro de cada cena. Outros sete atores participaram das gravações, interpretando as vozes de cerca de vinte personagens. Vozes: Fernando Macari (Drácula); Jaime Ribeiro (Jonathan Hacker); Cristiana Galvão (mulheres do castelo, mulher do hotel, Lucy, irmã Ágata e sra. Wenstenra); Di Ramon (Dr. Van Helsing, narrador principal, cocheiro e guarda); Marcio Brodt (Arthur...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    El irlandes Bram Stoker, que supo sobreponerse a la invalidez que lo aquejo en la infancia para convertirse en notable atleta, recogio esos temores al crear el personaje del Conde Dracula, un vampiro que tiene que alimentarse de sangre humana para...read more

  • Bram Stoker

    Drácula es una novela publicada en 1897 por el irlandés Bram Stoker. La historia es epistolar. Consiste en la lectura de una serie de documentos, siendo, en su mayoría, los diarios de los personajes. Drácula parte de la existencia de Vlad Tepes, un personaje histórico situado en la Rumania del siglo XV, y conocido por su heroicidad contra la invasión otomana, pero también por su crueldad. A partir de esta historia y de no pocas leyendas acerca de él, Bram Stoker escribe esta magistral novela en forma de diarios y cartas que los personajes principales van intercambiándose. Una obra trascendental de la literatura gótica que abrió un nuevo camino en la novela de...read more