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Morality tale based on an elderly uncle's promise of his fortune to a thrifty couple.
- Length: 32 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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One summer Mickey and his best friend decide to grow a lizard
- Length: 14 pages
- Age Rating: U
5 Stars
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Reading lessons prove unexpectedly beneficial for a cook and the retirement home where she works. A mouth-watering tale of fine food and personal developement.
- Length: 18 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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by Saki
Theodoric is not alone in his train compartment and, while not actually afraid of mice.....
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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A family reunion from the perspective of a granny with attitude.
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: 15
4 Stars
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Top-secret, high-tech rocket science devolves into a primitive situation on a stretch of Alaskan highway. Nature’s still stronger than we are, in a fair fight.
- Length: 11 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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The planned felling of a cherry tree causes conflict between a father and daughter in this childhood recollection.
- Length: 15 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
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Are halter-tops and half price Bermudas part of the grand design?
- Length: 17 pages
- Age Rating: 18
5 Stars
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It all began with a new electronic cat flap ...
- Length: 7 pages
- Age Rating: 15
5 Stars
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The story behind the celebrated vaudeville team of (Bob) Hart & (Winona) Cherry. A witty tale of theatre folk.
- Length: 14 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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A semi-barbaric king devises a semi-barabaric (but entirely fair) method of criminal trial involving two doors, a beautiful lady and a very hungry tiger.
- Length: 7 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
But in my head that summer before we moved into the town was yellow and purple and red and supremely happy
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
It was Christmas the first time they made love; he said it felt like coming home
- Length: 2 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
You have to play the cards you're dealt
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: U
5 Stars
She said she was crying tears of happiness. That’s when I learnt that happiness could make you cry too.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
But when their father was killed, the dynamic of their relationship changed...
- Length: 11 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
What would you do if your family preferred a robot over you?
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: U
5 Stars
They said I sat on the bottom like an astronaut floating in space...
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: U
5 Stars
He dances maida maida, like a butterfly around the candle.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: 15
3 Stars
How many people who turn on a light understand the generation of electricity?
- Length: 12 pages
- Age Rating: 15
3 Stars
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