Russian school-boy and "pioneer" Volka Kostilkov fish out an old amphora with the mighty Genie inside. Socialist fairytale. Very interesting for children and for parents.
Romans and Ancient Feminists. Very funny story.
Smoke discovers the system to win in roulette
Chinese adventures. Gentle parody of Chinese writing, philosophy, tradition ant proverbs. Intellectual pleasure.
Old British Ghost confronted new American owners of the Canterville
short humorous poem
This is the children's classic, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Very famous humorous poem from The Master of children's stories. Very funny even for adults.
Very funny. Widely regarded as the most famous of all pre-Victorian novels.
talking cat could be a mix blessing. Particularly for the cat itself.