Narrated By: Gary Dikeos
Duration: 8 minutes
What to expect
Considered a master of the short story, Saki was best known for his witty and mischievous stories that satirized the culture and society of Edwardian England. In "The Open Window," his best-known vignette, a teenage girl regales the tale of an eerie family tragedy to a high-strung visitor, who receives something of a shock.
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Short stories, Fiction: general and literary, Satirical fiction and parodies
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