Beasts And Super-Beasts

A glittering collection of 36 short stories by Edwardian satirist Hector Hugh Munro, who wrote under the pseudonym "Saki". Beasts And Super-Beasts includes many of Saki's best...

The Stalled Ox

When Theophil Eshley, the bovine painter, is called upon by his neighbour Adela Pingsford to remove a stray ox from her garden things go inevitably and comically wrong. No oxen...

Saki's Short Stories

Immerse yourself in a world where the wonderful Stephen Fry reads some of the more memorable short stories of our time. A brilliant combination of reader and writer come together...

The Interlopers

"The Interlopers" is the story of two sworn enemies who find themselves trapped and injured under a fallen tree in a forest at night.

The Penance

Hector Hugh Munro (1870-1916) is better known by the pen name Saki. He remains hugely popular as a British writer whose witty, mischievous and sometimes macabre stories satirized...

Laura

Laura is dying. She confidently predicts that she will be reincarnated as an otter. When the day before her funeral, a she-otter goes on the rampage in her arch nemesis Egbert's...

The Elk

Bertie Thropplestance stands to inherit a vast fortune from his wealthy but indomitable grandmother, a fact that has not escaped the notice of every mother of a marriageable girl...

The She-Wolf

When Mary Hampton challenges Leonard Bilsiter to deploy his self-proclaimed Siberian magic powers to transform her into a she-wolf, nobody reckons with Clovis's cunning. Mrs....

Gabriel-Ernest

Hector Hugh Munro, who wrote under the pseudonym "Saki" tells the tale of a modern werewolf."There is a wild beast in your woods" observes the artist Cunningham to his friend van...

The Short Stories of Saki 65 of Saki's Most Popular Tales

Sixty-five short stories by the master storyteller, Saki:'Esme', 'The Match-Maker', 'Tobermory', 'Mrs. Packletide's Tiger', 'The Stampeding of Lady Bastable', 'The Background',...

página 1 de 2