O. Henry, the pseudonym of William Sydney Porter (1862–1910), was a prolific American short story writer who published over six hundred stories and ten collections, including Cabbages and Kings, The Four Million, Whirligigs, and The Heart of the West.
The Best of O. Henryby O. Henry, Anton Caravana
Includes over 100 superb short stories from Americas most popular short story writer. Drawn from his most famous collections, these stories make up the essential O. Henry funny, moving, romantic & with a sting in the tale! There are South American tales of beautiful Senoritas & fiery revolutionaries such as Rouge et Noir; small-town stories of benevolent millionaires & lovelorn burglars such as The Discounters of Money; shady tales of business life, of conniving cooks & fainthearted kidnappers such as The Ransom of Red Chief; wild west adventures such as The Pimienta Pancakes, &, from the city streets, such stories as The Copy & the Anthem plus more.
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