Summary : My Lost Dollar Stephen Leacock

<![CDATA[<div style="text-align: center;"> My Lost Dollar Stephen Leacock The author’s friend Todd was going for a short stay in Bermuda. Just before his departure, he borrowed a dollar from the author to pay off the taxi.  When Todd wrote a letter to from Bermuda, the author expected a dollar bill in the envelope. Todd has returned from Bermuda but has not bothered to return the one dollar to the author. The lender is t...

Summary:The Last Leaf O. Henry

<![CDATA[<div style="text-align: center;"> The Last Leaf O. Henry A firm friendship bloomed between two young artists, Sue and Johnsy, based on reciprocal trust and shared artistic inclinations. They shared a ‘studio’ in the strange old Greenwich Village. Everything was going well till Johnsy fell ill with pneumonia in the wintry November. The illness affected her so much that she remained all day in bed sure of death. She lied...

Summary : The Kabuliwala Rabindranath Tagore

<![CDATA[<div style="text-align: center;"> The Kabuliwala  Rabindranath Tagore The story The Kabuliwala is narrated by the father of a five-year-old Mini. The talkative and innocent Mini and Rahamat, a hawker of dry fruits from Kabul, are the central characters of the story.  One morning Mini saw a Kabuliwala through her window and called out to him. He was a tall, untidily dressed man with a turban on his head and a ...

Summary: Princess September W. Somerset Maugham

<![CDATA[<div style="text-align: center;"> Princess September W. Somerset Maugham The King of Siam had nine daughters named after the months of the year. The youngest daughter named September had a very pleasing personality. Her other sisters were all of sullen nature. One year on his birthday the King gave each of his daughters a beautiful green parrot in a golden cage. The parrots shortly learnt to speak. Unfortunately, the p...

Summary: Journey by Night Norah Burke

<![CDATA[<div style="border: solid windowtext 1.0pt; mso-border-alt: solid windowtext .5pt; mso-element: para-border-div; padding: 1.0pt 4.0pt 1.0pt 4.0pt;"> Journey by Night Norah Burke Sher Singh was the son of Sher Singh Bahadur - the brave and famous Shikari who had got the title Bahadur for his hunting skills. One day when his father was away in the jungle on a photographic expedition with some strangers, Sher Singh’s ...