Discover a collection of stories which are around 9 minutes read time.
Socialist principles come in conflict with the demands of high society.
A man sets sail from Liverpool to New York on 'The Morrow' where he becomes attracted to a strange young woman.
A romantic nightingale comes to the aid of a lovesick student who has a single day to find a red rose.
* Story contains bad language
Three very different lives intersect.
A country boy arrives in the city - but is mistaken for a confidence trickster.
An absent-minded old lady forgets where she left her niece.
When Clovis overhears a middle-aged man bemoaning the lack of excitment in his life, he decides to help out. And then some.
Humorous parable about a king who unwisely seeks advice from his subjects on a tough engineering problem.
On a visit to the zoo, an aunt and her niece discuss to what extent animals are fooled by the illusion of a natural habitat - and soon spot
The Baroness gives Elinor Rapsley some advice on dealing with her troublesome garden.
When Leonard Bilsiter claims to wield enormous powers - conferred on him by a mastery of Siberian Magic - Clovis decides to set the record s
Animals talk to eachother, of course. An expert tells of one particularly verbal creature.