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by Saki
Rupert becomes increasingly hateful towards his incompetent brother-in-law to be.
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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by Saki
An aspiring groom is given the task of designing an advertising campaign for the most disgusting cereal ever created.
- Length: 3 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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by Saki
An author, at work on the third chapter of his eighth novel, is interrupted by an encyclopaedia salesman.
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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by Saki
When Clovis must back-up his claim that he can produce quality poetry by the square yard, Bertie van Tahn assumes the role of critic.
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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Insurance agents get a bashing in this witty reworking of the Aesop-style fable.
- Length: 1 page
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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A profile of the timid but highly irritating man known to his friends as Luke.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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Napoleon is resurrected and meets a young lady.
- Length: 8 pages
- Age Rating: 15
5 Stars
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by Saki
Lady Bastable is - quite rightly - reluctant to look after young Clovis for a week.
- Length: 3 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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Humorous parable about a king who unwisely seeks advice from his subjects on a tough engineering problem.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
4 Stars
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When his key breaks off on the inside of his apartment, the narrator must fight bureaucracy and apathy in increasingly desperate attempts to escape.
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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A game of Scrabble has serious consequences.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
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
“Hello, sir. How may I help you?”
- Length: 3 pages
- Age Rating: U
5 Stars
Simon cried and cried, but the textbooks say you’ve got to let them.
- Length: 5 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
For stories feed on stories...
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
Just cuz a crustacean can talk don't make him magic! A children's story for adults.
- Length: 6 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
It looked just like a parrot cage, only larger.
- Length: 7 pages
- Age Rating: PG
3 Stars
They danced and the cat-rat danced with them
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: U
3 Stars
A conversation about an unusual discovery.
- Length: 4 pages
- Age Rating: PG
5 Stars
A book lover lends one of his prized possessions to a mysterious girl.
- Length: 9 pages
- Age Rating: 15
5 Stars
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