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Classic Short Stories

Classic Short Stories

Saki – The Lumber Room

  The children were to be driven, as a special treat, to the sands at Jagborough. Nicholas was not to be of the party; he...

Hike and Calcutta

The Boss of the boat was standing over the little black stove pouring the drink into enamel cups. His face glowed in the light...


Massimo Carlotto – Nothing, nothing more in the world

Main character: a middle-aged mother. Secondary characters: her husband, her daughter. Location: a working-class neighborhood in Turin. Time: today. Massimo...