Beasts and Super-Beasts has ratings and 62 reviews. Will said: I came across a story from this collection via GR friend Tadiana. While I have not rea. Beasts and Super-Beasts was the last collection of Saki’s short fiction published in his lifetime. According to some critics, it is his best. It contains the most. Beasts and Super-Beasts. SAKI ( – ). Saki (December 18, – November 14, ) was the pen name of British author Hector.

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This book is another collection of Saki’s stories. Most Helpful Most Recent. Nuttel is sent to the country to recuperate from a nervous breakdown. Write a customer review. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.

Beasts And Super Beasts

It is a number of short very short stories and some are excellent. Was nice to sit down and read these stories one after another.

Saki has an amazing way of giving the superbeatss with the last sentence, sometimes even the last word, that is really very impressive. But many are only worth reading for the dry tone and deeply understated humor involved. In addition to his short stories, he also wrote several plays; a short novel, The Unbearable Bassington ; and two novella-length satires, the episodic The Westminster Alice and When William Came If you are a seller for this product, would wuperbeasts like to suggest updates through seller support?


But it is just soooo boring. Aug 08, Bfasts Liddle rated it really liked it. No trivia or quizzes yet. Jun 16, Paul Blakemore rated it liked it.

Jan 08, Greg Fanoe rated it it was ok Shelves: Nov 08, Dione Basseri rated it it was amazing Shelves: I can actually see myself suggesting his books for my book group! This collection adn a lot of animal stories I guess the people must the “super-beasts” in the few that didn’t have any animal aspectsuch as the one in which a painter of rural cows manages to shoo a bull not only into his neighbor’s house, but up the stairs!

I still really like the writing style, but the stories are so repetitive that it’s hard to fit in a whole book.

It’s another book I’ve returned to recently suprebeasts discovered I’d remembered it very abd. Publisher’s Summary A glittering collection of 36 short stories by Edwardian satirist Hector Hugh Munro, who wrote under the pseudonym “Saki”. Don’t have a Kindle? In addition to his short stories which were first published in newspapers, as was the custom of the time, and then collected into several volumes he also wrote a full-length play, The Watched Pot, in collaboration with Charles Maude; two one-act plays; a historical study, The Rise of the Russian Amd, the only book published under his own name; a short novel, The Unbearable Bassington; the episodic The Westminster Alice a Parliamentary parody of Alice in Wonderlandand When William Came, subtitled A Story of London Under the Hohenzollerns, an early alternate history.


Beasts and Super-Beasts, by Saki

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