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The Background

The Background is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous ...


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The Unrest-Cure

The Unrest-Cure is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famou ...


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The Stampeding of Lady Bastable

The Stampeding of Lady Bastable is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story ...


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Mrs. Packletide's Tiger

Mrs. Packletide's Tiger is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format a ...


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The Quest

The Quest is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous for ...


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The Music on the Hill

The Music on the Hill is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and ...


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The Way to the Dairy

The Way to the Dairy is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and ...


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The Peace of Mowsle Barton

The Peace of Mowsle Barton is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story forma ...


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The Penance

The Penance is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous fo ...


Cover for Quail Seed
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Quail Seed

Quail Seed is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous for ...


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The Threat

The Threat is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous for ...


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The Hedgehog

The Hedgehog is a short story by Saki, which was the pen name of author and journalist Hector Hugh Munro, considered to be one of the masters of the short story format and famous f ...


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Artefakten

British Museum har förvärvat en unik figurin föreställande Tin Hinan, tuaregernas femton hundra år gamla drottning. Den frilansande kustjägaren och operatören Gustav Sterner får i ...


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The Red One

Basset is an English scientist who has been working hard in order to find a mystical, large butterfly species in the jungle of Guadalcanal. However, soon Basset is not so intereste ...


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Mrs. Lirriper's Lodgings

After her alcoholic husband dies in an accident Mrs. Lirriper starts taking in lodgers to make ends meet. A wide cast of delightful characters breathe new life into the house, but ...


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Mugby Junction

Everybody hates the refreshment room at the junction, it’s terrible. But the staff is convinced that they’re running a great operation. When their boss returns from abroad to repor ...


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Tales About Truth

What is truth? What better way to learn about the topic of truth than through the fairy tales of Hans Christian Andersen? The storyline of these fairy tales offers a wonderful plat ...


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Äventyr på nakenbadet

Låt mig berätta om en vild helg tillsammans med en av mina före detta flickvänner. Under ett par år var jag tillsammans med en thailändska med kolsvart hår ända ned till midjan, va ...


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Min afrikanska gudinna

Efter flera månaders prat över olika kanaler på internet sitter jag i min bil och väntar. Det hade varit en diskussion jag flera gånger funderade på att överge eftersom den inte så ...


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Vieras rouva

Nuori mies kohtaa Pietarin illassa levottoman supiturkkisen herran, joka onnettomana kyselee havaintoja salaperäisestä rouvasta. Parivaljakko päätyy tiiviiseen vuoropuheluun, joka ...


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Lyhyitä kertomuksia

Lyhyitä kertomuksia on kokoelma novelleja, jotka kuvaavat tavallisten suomalaisten elämää 1800-luvulla oivaltavalla ja koskettavalla tavalla. Minna Canth oli merkittävä suomalainen ...


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Jumalallista ja inhimillistä eli vielä kolme kuolemaa

Viisikymppisen Kornéi Vasiljewin elämässä on kaikki hyvin. Hän on rikastunut tekemällä kauppaa, hänellä on nuori vaimo Márfa ja kaksi pientä lasta. Heillä on kivitalo Gâjan kylässä ...


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Avioliittoja

Talonomistaja Matvei Savvitsh yöpyy muuan Kashinin majatalossa. Matvein mukana matkustaa ujo ja alistuvainen poika nimeltä Kuska. Illan tullen Matvei päätyy kertomaan tarinaa Kuska ...


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Oväntat besök i källaren

Middagen han bjudit på hade smakat riktigt bra. Så jag hade i alla fall fått någonting för att ha rest så långt ut på landet för en träff.  ”Jag har en överraskning till dig”, sa h ...


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Skogspromenad med överraskning

Det här hade han aldrig trott. Den väna lilla kvinnan hade ett mörkt inre som inte syntes på utsidan. Om dagarna var hon en helt vanlig kontorist. Hans arbetskamrat. Hon var flitig ...