Short Stories

English short stories, written by various Fictionistic writers.

Story By E.W.HORNUNG

A Mystery Story By E.W.HORNUNG

[Ernest William Hornung (1866- 1921) was an English author and poet known for writing the A. J. Raffles series of stories about a gentleman thief in late 19th-century London.]  A COSTUME PIECE London ...

Love Story

A Love Story By Emilia Pardo-Bazan

[Emilia Pardo Bazán y de la Rúa-Figueroa (16 September 1851 – 12 May 1921), countess of Pardo Bazán, was a Spanish novelist, journalist, literary critic, poet, playwright, translator, editor, and prof...

Love Story By Armando Palacio Valdes

A Love Story By Armando Palacio Valdes

 [Armando Palacio Valdés (October 4, 1853 – January 29, 1938) was one of the most popular 19th-century Spanish novelists, distinguished by his optimism, his charming heroines, his realism, and his qua...

A Jury of Her Peers

A Jury of Her Peers A Short Story Susan Glaspell

A Jury of Her Peers By Susan Glaspell When Martha Hale opened the storm door and got a cut of the north wind, she ran back for her big woolen scarf. As she hurriedly wound that round her head her eye ...

A Humourous Story By Wells Hastings

A Humourous Story By Wells Hastings

[WELLS HASTINGS(24 June 1878- 9 May 1923) was an American writer widely known for his humorous stories]  GIDEON “An’ de next’ frawg dat houn’ pup seen, he pass him by wide...

A Humourous Story By O.Henry

A Humourous Story By O.Henry

[O. Henry was the pen name of William Sydney Porter (September 11, 1862 – June 5, 1910), a well-acclaimed American short story writer. There is always an element of surprise at the end of his stories....

funny story

A Humourous Story By Grace Macgowan Cooke

[GRACE MACGOWAN COOKE (1863-1944) was an American author. She and her sister Alice MacGowan, usually worked collaboratively and the pair published about thirty novels, a hundred short stories and some...

A Humourous Short Story By Mark Twain

[Samuel Langhorne Clemens, pen name Mark Twain(1835-1910) was an American writer. Considered one of the greatest humorist, Mark Twain by another great writer William Faulkner was awarded the title “Fa...

SHORT STORY

A Humourous Short Story By George Pope Morris

[George Pope Morris (October 10, 1802 – July 6, 1864) was an American poet and writer of repute. He has written funny stories also.]  THE LITTLE FRENCHMAN AND HIS WATER LOTS  Look into those they...