Early Autumn

Early Autumn

There was a ball in the old Pentland house because for the first time in nearly forty years there was a young girl in the family to be introduced to the polite world of Boston and to the elect who had been asked to come on from New York and Philadelphia. More info →
Green Bay Tree, The

Green Bay Tree, The

If you can picture a little park, bright for the moment with the flush of early summer flowers and peopled with men and women in the costumes of the late nineties - If you can picture such a park set down in the midst of an inferno of fire, steel and smok More info →
Mrs. Parkington

Mrs. Parkington

Outside the snow was falling, thickly in great white flakes, so that the sound of the traffic on Park Avenue coming through the drawn curtains was muted and distant. More info →
Rains Came, The

Rains Came, The

It was the hour of the day that Ransome loved best and he sat on the verandah now, drinking brandy and watching the golden light flood all the banyan trees and the yellow-gray house and the scarlet creeper for one brilliant moment before the sun, with a s More info →