"Someone broke into the school and wrecked the office of Mr. Crane."Illustrated by Harvey Kidder “What this town needed was some excitement, and Jim knew just how to provide it.” “The Kid Nobody Could Handle” by Kurt Vonnegut, Jr. Read More:fiction | Literature | short stories | Vonnegut You might also like... The Bishop’s BeggarFrom the Post archive, a timeless tale from one of America’s greatest storytellers. Miss TemptationA soldier just back from Korea disrupts a small town’s daily ritual—and makes a pretty girl cry—in Kurt Vonnegut’s well-loved short story. “Screwtape Proposes A Toast” by C.S. LewisWritten in 1959 by C.S. Lewis (29 November 1898 – 22 November 1963) of The Chronicles of Narnia fame, “Screwtape Proposes a Toast” is a follow-up to his very popular Screwtape Letters.