Free and Discounted Ebooks
Join 130,000 readers! Get our ebook deals straight to your inbox.

Beasts and Super-Beasts

Cover image for

Download


Author: Saki (H.H. Munro)
Published: 1914
Language: English
Wordcount: 62,838 / 187 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: 72.8
LoC Category: PR
Audiobook: librivox.org
Downloads: 6,718
mnybks.net#: 6092
Origin: gutenberg.org
More Info: wikipedia.org
Excerpt

The She-Wolf
Laura
The Boar-Pig
The Brogue
The Hen
The Open Window
The Treasure-Ship
The Cobweb
The Lull
The Unkindest Blow
The Romancers
The Schartz-Metterklume Method
The Seventh Pullet
The Blind Spot
Dusk
A Touch of Realism
Cousin Teresa
The Yarkand Manner
The Byzantine Omelette
The Feast of Nemesis
The Dreamer
The Quince Tree
The Forbidden Buzzards
The Stake
Clovis On Parental Responsibilities
A Holiday Task
The Stalled Ox
The Story-Teller
A Defensive Diamond
The Elk ''Down Pens''
The Name-Day
The Lumber Room
Fur
The Philanthropist and The Happy Cat
On Approval

Reader Reviews

Average Rating of 4.5 from 2 reviews: *****
2010.12.20
Dick Thornton
****.

This is a fine book of humorous short stories. At the end of each story, I had a smile, a chuckle, or a good laugh. I highly recommend it as a good read.

2008.09.25
aglh
*****

Saki is a master of short stories and here are some of his best, "The Open Window" is classic.


SUBSCRIBE TO MANYBOOKS 

FREE EBOOKS 

Join 120,000+ fellow readers! Get Free eBooks and book bargains from ManyBooks in your inbox. 

We respect your email privacy

(advanced)
login | register

User ID

Password

reset password

Author of the Day

Adam Quinn
Author and aspiring engineer Adam Quinn loves to dream up new worlds with interesting technology and factions. This resulted in the creation of his debut novel, Flashpoint. As our author of the day, Quinn talks to us about Flashpoint, how much worldbuilding this epic novel required and how he created his characters.
Read full interview...