Mini Copy Book

Character and Conduct

A Very Special Correspondent

Pauline de Meulan’s magazine Publiciste was close to going out of business when an anonymous contributor stepped in.

Length: 60 words

Extracts from Literature

A Curious Incident

Sherlock Holmes has been engaged to find a missing thoroughbred, but seems more interested in some lame sheep and an idle dog.

Length: 110 words

Bible Stories Retold

The Story of Joseph

Joseph’s brothers decide they have had enough of their rival in their father’s affections.

Length: 47 words

Character and Conduct

Dr Johnson and the Critic’s Ambush

A literary man tries to trick Samuel Johnson into an honest opinion, which was neither necessary nor very rewarding.

Length: 60 words

Extracts from Literature

A Solemn Duty

Monsieur St Aubert falls seriously ill on a walking tour with his daughter Emily, and before the end asks an unexpected favour.

Length: 113 words

Extracts from Literature

The (Fairly) Honest Lawyer

Andre-Louis Moreau lives for vengeance on the master swordsman who killed his friend.

Length: 171 words