Collection of nine short mystery stories: -An Officer and a Lady -The Rope Dance -Warner
& Wife -Jonathan Stannard's Secret Vice -A Tyrant Abdicates -Rose Orchid -The Pay Yeoman -An Agacella Or -The Mother of Invention
Short Stories predominately treats the characters' problems and disappointments faced in life. The work is
primarily inspired by the author's growing up in a small New England mill town and his service in the Navy.
Short storiesKate Chopin was an American author of short stories and novels based in Louisiana.
She is now considered by some scholars to have been a forerunner of American 20th-century feminist authors of Southern.
Fewer and fewer people these days read short stories. This is unfortunate--so few will ever
experience the joy that reading such fine work can give. This book gives a nice collection of short stories that will excite people into rediscovering ...