Read them on the bus, at breakfast time...
The only pleasure in the life of a lonely widow is the dismal view from her third floor New York boarding house.
A mother goat leaves her seven kids at home alone... are they smart enough to outwit a visiting wolf?
Socialist principles come in conflict with the demands of high society.
Classic fable. Moral: Do not trust flatterers.
A literary sketch of a bank holiday fair.
On my first day at the new job I scanned my whole body and could not find a nameI felt like a biblical error, I had to lie downEtiquette says a young widow...
An avaricious farmer makes arangements to have his dying mother looked after so he can get his crop in.
An excerpt from the life of a resident at a Californian mental institution. Told in the first person, the story offers a glimpse through ano
“I want to be a tree,” said Emma one day.“Then take your magic nickel and be a tree,” said her mother.Emma got her magic nickel and went outside.She looked...
A man rich enough to despise everything that money can buy goes out and tries to want something that he can't pay for.
A newly imported King of England finds a harsh - but effective - way of dealing with the country's feminists.
Classic first-person account of a woman's descent into madness.