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Some articles on stories:

Yummy Fur (comics) - Stories - Autobiographical Comics - Fuck (or I Never Liked You)
... The story also depicts the final days of Brown's mother when he was 17 ... Brown is a difficult son, and has trouble expressing his affection for her ...
Children's Literature
... Children's literature (also called juvenile literature) consists of the stories (including in books) and poems which are enjoyed by or targeted primarily at children ... literature has its roots in the stories and songs that adults told their children before publishing existed, as part of the wider oral tradition ... difficult to track the development of early stories ...
The Sandman: Worlds' End - Synopsis
... of predominantly single-issue short stories, often only obliquely related to the principal story arc of the series ... The stories within the collection are each narrated by a different person during a storytelling session at the inn as the introduction notes, this is similar to the device used ... telling and in the illustration, with the collection drawn together by the short sequences between stories set at the inn itself ...
Ken St. Andre - Fiction
... Andre has written various short stories and novels ... An anthology of stories based on the Shadowrun role-playing game ... An anthology of stories about magical woods ...
Yusuf Idris
1, 1991) was an Egyptian writer of plays, short stories, and novels ... in 1954 at the time when his first collection of stories The Cheapest Nights was published ... Yusuf Idris’ stories are powerful and immediate reflections of the experiences of his own rebellious life ...

Famous quotes containing the word stories:

    I found that they knew but little of the history of their race, and could be entertained by stories about their ancestors as readily as any way.
    Henry David Thoreau (1817–1862)

    I tell it stories now and then
    and feed it images like honey.
    I will not speculate today
    with poems that think they’re money.
    Anne Sexton (1928–1974)

    Wags try to invent new stories to tell about the legislature, and end by telling the old one about the senator who explained his unaccustomed possession of a large roll of bills by saying that someone pushed it over the transom while he slept. The expression “It came over the transom,” to explain any unusual good fortune, is part of local folklore.
    —For the State of Montana, U.S. public relief program (1935-1943)