Books published in 1931

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A Freeze Out

  [english | 1931]  

Francis Scott Fitzgerald


Excerpts: [... at New Haven was applied to sorting furs the hand that had signed the Junior Prom expense checks had since rocked in a sling for two months with mild ...... Sonata wrapped face to face with Huggable, Kissable You, Forrest quitted the shop. There was a new book store down the street, and here also he entered, ...... customer. As Forrest stalked out, passing within the radius of the ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 197

A New Leaf

  [english | 1931]  

Francis Scott Fitzgerald


Excerpts: [... wine. Julia Ross ate a few with her bread and listened to the big goldfish rippling in the pool and the sparrows whirring about an abandoned table. You could ...... down his hostess' back, kisses the serving maid and passes out in the dog kennel. But he's done it too often. He's run through about everybody, until ...... slouched and postured rather than sat and stood very straight, ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 62

At The Mountains Of Madness

  [english | 1931]  

Howard Phillips Lovecraft


Summary: [At the Mountains of Madness is a novella by horror writer H. P. Lovecraft written in February/March 1931 and originally serialized in the February March and April 1936 issues of Astounding Stories. It has been reproduced in numerous collections since Lovecrafts death.Lovecraft scholar S. T. Joshi describes the novella as representing the decisive demythology of the Cthulhu Mythos by ...]
Genres: [fiction | horrorDownloads: 255

Bandit Love

  [english | 1931]  

Juanita Savage


Summary: [In Bandit Love there is the same sultry throb and barbaric drive that characterize all her work. Here is the love story of a beautiful Irish girl who rode horses like an Arizona cowboy whose hair was red as flame and whose lover was an English gentleman. But then there was the Spaniard too! Hot-headed he was passionate and lawless as a Tartar. Needless to say the story takes some startling turns. ...]
Genres: [fiction | romanceDownloads: 189

Betty Lee Freshman

  [english | 1931]  

Harriet Pyne Grove


Excerpts: [... stop for me, for Mother didn't call me. She forgot.. I just happened to telephone you before I started, thought maybe you'd rather go down to Mrs. ...... of him, almost shaving a street car. Hey, you. exclaimed Dick, but the man could not hear. Why, if you hadn't swerved to the right that fellow would ...... out with a cross Amy Lou, and then ran off herself to get ready. It seemed ...]
Genres: [young readers | mysterydetective | post 1930Downloads: 81

Betty Lee Sophomore

  [english | 1931]  

Harriet Pyne Grove


Excerpts: [... pretty to be happy, you know but it did hurt to have her tell me that Peggy said it.. In the first place, Kathryn, I don't believe Peggy ever said ...... for myself, and you know Betty.. Oh, how did violin practice go, Betty. You didn't say a word about it in your letter. It didn't 'harmonize,' ...... flights, he said. Business was completed in comparatively short order. Mr. Lee ...]
Genres: [fiction and literature | young readers | post 1930Downloads: 166

Beyond The Vanishing Point

  [english | 1931]  

Raymond King Cummings


Summary: [An enemy of the people / Henrik Ibsen tr. by Eleanor Mark-Aveling. -- The sunken bell / Gerhart Hauptmann tr. by C. H. Meltzer. -- The cherry orchard / Anton Chekov tr. by Constance Garnett. -- Cyrano de Bergerac / Edmond Rostand tr. by Gertrude Hall. -- Strife / John Galsworthy. -- Riders to the sea / John M. Synge. -- Beyond the horizon / Eugene ONeill.]
Genres: [fiction | science fictionDownloads: 331

Blow The Chinks Down

  [english | 1931]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... you? Listen here, you flat-headed mutt- I begun with some heat, but the girl said: Now, now, don't fight, boys. Sit down and let's all talk sociably. ...... in outraged surprise. It was a tall, slender Englishman with a kind of tired, half humorous expression. Come, come, my good men, he said. We can't ...... right you got buttin' into a private row? I complained. Rights vested in ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | short storiesDownloads: 399

Breed Of Battle

  [english | 1931]  

Robert Ervin Howard


Excerpts: [... Terror. Just my luck. The chance of a lifetime to see the fightin'est dog of 'em all perform. And they's no first-class mutt to toss in with him. ...... a shaky hand. No offense. No offense. Well, I gotta be goin'. So long, I growled, and Porkey cruised off. UP STROLLED A MAN WHICH had been standing ...... jaws-not too undershot-good teeth-broad between the eyes-deep chest-legs ...]
Genres: [fiction | action adventure | short storiesDownloads: 135

Brigands Of The Moon

  [english | 1931]  

Raymond King Cummings


Summary: [Gregg Haljan was aware that there was a certain danger in having the giant spaceship Planetara stop off at the moon to pick up Grantlines special cargo of moon ore. For that rare metal--invaluable in keeping Earths technology running--was the target of many greedy eyes. But nevertheless he hadnt figured on the special twist the clever Martian brigands would use. So when he found both the ship and ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fictionDownloads: 376

Brood Of The Dark Moon

  [english | 1931]  

Charles Willard Diffin


Summary: [Once more Chet Walt and Diane are united in a wild ride to the Dark Moon?but this time they go as prisoners of their deadly enemy Schwartzmann.]
Genres: [science fiction | post 1930Downloads: 176

Circus Fists

  [english | 1931]  

Robert Ervin Howard


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Genres: [fiction | action adventure | short storiesDownloads: 119

Devil Crystals Of Arret

  [english | 1931]  

Hal Wells


Summary: [Facing a six-hour deadline of death young Larry raids a hostile world of rat-men and tinkling Devil Crystals.]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 356

Emotional Bankruptcy

  [english | 1931]  

Francis Scott Fitzgerald


Excerpts: [... bet almost every man we know would do the same thing, if he had a telescope and nothing to do in the afternoon. I'll bet Louie Randall would, anyhow. Josephine, ...... belonged to the ages. They read nothing en route save a few love epigrams beginning: A woman of thirty is??? The train was crowded and a sustained, excited ...... as if to get it over with, to clear the decks for ...]
Genres: [fiction | short storiesDownloads: 385

Hawk Carse

  [english | 1931]  

Anthony Gilmore


Summary: [One of the spectacular exploits of Hawk Carse greatest of space adventurers. A Complete Novelette]
Genres: [pulp | science fiction | post 1930Downloads: 38

In The Orbit Of Saturn

  [english | 1931]  

Roman Frederick Starzl


Summary: [Disguised as a voluntary prisoner on a pirate space ship an I. F. P. man penetrates the mystery of the dreaded Solar Scourge.]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 254

Many Dimensions

  [english | 1931]  

Charles Williams


Summary: [Other Dimensions is a collection of stories by author Clark Ashton Smith. It was released in 1970 and was the authors sixth collection of stories published by Arkham House. It was released in an edition of 3144 copies. The stories were originally published between 1910 and 1953 in Weird Tales and other pulp magazines.]
Genres: [science fiction | post 1930Downloads: 406

Morale

  [english | 1931]  

Murray Leinster


Summary: [An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals is a book by Scottish enlightenment philosopher David Hume. In it Hume argues (among other things) that the foundations of morals lie with sentiment not reason. An Enquiry Concerning the Principles of Morals (EPM) is the enquiry subsequent to the Enquiry Concerning Human Understanding (EHU). Thus it is often referred to as the second Enquiry. It was ...]
Genres: [fiction | science fiction | short storiesDownloads: 417

Murder At Bridge

  [english | 1931]  

Anne Austin


Summary: [Just the kind of mystery book I like.]
Genres: [mysterydetective | post 1930 | fiction and literatureDownloads: 207

On The Spot Violence And Murder In Chicago

  [english | 1931]  

Edgar Wallace


Excerpts: [... A priest came nowadays, a kindly man who was not shocked by the presence of Minn Lee, spoke to her humanly. He said three months too. There was a movement ...... a wintry afternoon he sidled into police headquarters and demanded an interview with Chief Kelly. He wanted to make a complaint about a policeman. He ...... in the Great War and had three decorations and twenty killings to ...]
Genres: [fiction | mystery detectiveDownloads: 483
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