Discover a collection of stories which are around 60 minutes read time.
Two friends are separated by a Snow Queen and an icy heart.
A Princess is turned into a monkey called Babiole by a wicked fairy's spell.
Often cited as the first detective story. The genre arrives pretty much fully formed: a brilliant detective, the bumbing police officer and
* Story contains bad language
Mary Boyne and her husband, requiring a country home in England after a business windfall, acquire a reputedly haunted house.
Morality tale based on an elderly uncle's promise of his fortune to a thrifty couple.
A classic satirical look at consumerism. On the morning of June 15th, Guy Burckhardt wakes up screaming.
A love story in two voices: Martin Green, an English teacher in China in the 1980s, and MingMing, his young Chinese 'minder'
A man and his daughter come accross an apparently mad, ill woman in a London park.
The story of the poor, downtrodden clerk Akaky - and his overcoat.
As a man pursues the affections of beautiful young girl, he begins to experience a strange phenomenon that up till that point only affected
A student rents an apartment that looks onto the meticulously kept garden of the strange Dr Rappaccini and his beautiful daughter.
A family with an unusual method of transporting large quantities of money cause problems for a young man holidaying in Italy.