English 10R     Short Story Unit
you just may well be your own worst enemy


            The Interlopers 

by H.H. Munro aka SAKI

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The Lottery 

by Shirley Jackson

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"The Story of an Hour" 

by Kate Chopin

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Click Clack the Rattle Bag 

by Neil Gaiman

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All Hallows Read was started by the great Neil Gaiman in 2010 with this blog post, which called for a new Halloween tradition, and stated, in part:

I propose that, on Hallowe’en or during the week of Hallowe’en, we give each other scary books. Give children scary books they’ll like and can handle. Give adults scary books they’ll enjoy.