Bea lives under a bridge. She watches people but they don't look at her.
Then, one day, a policeman stops to talk to her. Bea doesn't like talking and she doesn't remember much. But he is looking for a liottle girl, and there is a child in Bea's old life.
Can she remember now?
In an old Australian story, the Rainbow Serpent opened her eyes and looked at the young Earth. There were no animals or birds, no rivers or trees. Then a Man and a Woman came, and the Rainbow Serpent was their teacher.
But what did she teach them? And did they listen?
Buck is a strong, intelligent dog who moves from an easy life in California to the Klondike. Life is tough in the cold north of Canadaand Buck has to learn many hard lessons to survive.
But can he ever be happy there?
Murder of a stranger or a relative, in a quiet English town or a crowded American city. It happens everywhere for all kind so reasons.
Short stories by some of the finest modern crime writers.
The great hero Odysseus has been away from his family for twenty years when the goddess Athene decides to help him find his way back to the island of Ithaca. But the journey will not be easy. Odysseus must face storms, monsters and the terrible anger of the sea god Poseidon.
And if he succeeds, will he be welcomed home?