This thin, pocket-sized book — no title on its cover — pdf short stories for high school brittle pages made soft crackling protests when opened easily drew me into its long-gone world. The next page proclaimed this the “Book of Short Stories” with the oddly enticing notice “printed and bound under supervision of K.
Perhaps you’ve met a “Director of Handiwork”, but I have not. I am the little book that you have made.
This at least explained what I held: a collection of stories written by fifth graders. It ended with the date: February 18, 1931.