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Review: The Four Million by O. Henry

The Four MillionThe Four Million by O. Henry
My rating: 3 of 5 stars

A collection of O. Henry’s short stories bearing his trademark irony, comic misunderstandings, and surprise endings. I liked the memorable characters, the humorous slang, and O. Henry’s use of obscure vocabulary and analogies.

Besides the popular The Gift of the Magi, I also liked the stories Between Rounds, The Cop and the Anthem, Lost on Dress Parade, Memoirs of a Yellow Dog, and A Service of Love.

I listened to the free Librivox audiobook of The Four Million.

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