Henny Penny is going to the village when a big acorn falls on her head from an oak tree. She thinks that the sky is falling and she runs to tell the king. Along the road she meets Cocky Locky, Ducky Lucky and other animal friends. They all join her, while the fox is waiting for them in the wood. He’s hungry and he wants to eat the animals. But, at the last moment, something unexpected happens…This version of the traditional tale ends in a different and quite surprising way.
Stoic is a novel by Theodore Dreiser, whose main character is Frank Cowperwood, a businessman based on the real tycoon Charles Yerkes. Cowperwood, still married to his estranged wife Aileen, lives with Berenice. He decides to move to London, England, where he intends to take over and develop the system of underground railways. He is still making progress, but the death has another plans.
Nomads still live in parts of the world. Life on the move is challenging! Explore the cultures of nomads and why they live this way.Nomads still live in parts of the world. Life on the move is challenging! Explore the cultures of nomads and why they live this way.
Still, such a virus is called “Japanese”, because its native countries are Japan, Taiwan and China. Some reports state that the motherland of this virus is Far East Russia…
Strange events are occurring in the small town of Thebes, USA. Knocked out by a falling statue of the Virgin Mary, Mrs Leontina Scales wakes up not quite the woman she was before. What on earth are her sons and her foul-mouthed daughter Tabitha supposed to do with a mad mother who speaks in tongues? Meanwhile, choir director Jeremy Carr needs a rehearsal venue for his gay singing group. Could the Sisters of the Sorrowful Mysteries be his salvation? As the year draws to a close, the Radical Radiants battle the Catholics, a Christmas pageant goes horribly awry, and a child is born... Frantic, funny and farcical, "The Next Queen of Heaven" is a modern masterpiece from the incredible imagination of Gregory Maguire.