The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories

The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories

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The Beckoning Hand and Other Stories by Grant Allen

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THE BECKONING HAND
o You are enchanted by a beautiful girl and marry her.
o The strange infatuation portends danger.

LUCRETIA
o Another search for love
o But this girl is married

THE THIRD TIME
o A marriage of convenience for one and love for the other.
o Love grows.
o Hidden truths are yet to come.

THE GOLD WULFRIC
o A man is accused of stealing a gold coin.
o More than mere circumstances are against him.
o He stays steadfast in his idea not to compromise his innocence and pays the price.
o Will his honor ever be regained?

MY UNCLE'S WILL
o You have an Uncle with the last name of Aiken.
o Your last name is Payne.
o What if, to inherit your Uncles money you must adopt his last name as your first name.
o Can you or the woman you love endure it?

THE TWO CARNEGIES
o Two brothers with a unique trait.
o About two weeks after one has a memorable occurrence, the other experiences the same.
o They seem to know what each other thinks.
o They are so much alike in looks and manner.
o No real problem, until they both fall in love with the same girl.

OLGA DAVIDOFF'S HUSBAND
o She unknowingly marries a Russian brigand.
o There is revenge, for betrayal
JOHN CANN'S TREASURE
o Quest for treasure
o Madness and death

ISALINE AND I
o A society girl
o A dedicated man
o Can love conquer all?

PROFESSOR MILLITER'S DILEMMA
o A question of faith
o If one concept is confirmed, can others be true.

IN STRICT CONFIDENCE
o A marriage of love, doomed my misunderstanding

THE SEARCH PARTY'S FIND
o An Attic expedition.
o A confession of a dying man.
o A confession of murder.
o Are you saving your lover or dealing with a beast?

HARRY'S INHERITANCE
o Your a soldier.
o Money is missing from your possession.
o Do you dare, find out who is
thee thief.
Colin Falconer - Historical Romance in Spain's Golden Age
FEATURED AUTHOR - Colin Falconer has published twenty-six novels so far, and been lucky enough to have them translated into 23 languages. (Real ones too, not just Esperanto and cockney rhyming slang.) In between leaving school and securing his latest publishing deal, he found time to chase black witches across Mexico, travel the silk road, and occasionally play the guitar in bars. His only claim to fame from those days is completing all the verses of ‘All You Need is Love’ during a bar fight in the Stella Maris… Read more