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The Spectre Bridegroom A Traveler's Tale, Washington Irving

The Spectre Bridegroom

by Washington Irving

Rent: $3.71

The author of The Legend of Sleepy Hallow and Rip Van Winkle, Washington Irving perfected the American short story. His stories were written ...

Unabridged: 38 min
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Narrator: Robert Fass
Published: 06/30/2013
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Beyond Lies the Wub, Philip K. Dick

Beyond Lies the Wub

by Philip K. Dick

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Published shortly after his high school graduation, Beyond Lies the Wub is the classic short story by science fiction master Philip K. Dick. ...

Unabridged: 21 min
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Narrator: Mark Turetsky
Published: 06/30/2013
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The Open Window, H. H. Munroe

The Open Window

by H. H. Munroe

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Considered a master of the short story, Saki was best known for his witty and mischievous stories that satirized the culture and society of E...

Unabridged: 8 min
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Narrator: Gary Dikeos
Published: 06/30/2013
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An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge, Ambrose Bierce

An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge...

by Ambrose Bierce

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Set during the American Civil War, An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge is the classic short story of Peyton Farquhar, a Confederate sympathizer...

Unabridged: 27 min
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Narrator: Kyle Munley
Published: 12/25/2013
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The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, Mark Twain

The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Ca...

by Mark Twain

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Though known for his classic novels of adventure and coming of age, Mark Twain is equally esteemed for his short stories, which abound with t...

Unabridged: 15 min
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Narrator: Kaleo Griffith
Published: 12/17/2013
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The Stone of Invisibility, Giovanni Boccaccio

The Stone of Invisibility

by Giovanni Boccaccio

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The most enduring work by the Renaissance humanist Giovanni Boccaccio, The Decameron is a collection of one hundred stories about ten young n...

Unabridged: 14 min
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Narrator: Cassandra Campbell...
Published: 12/16/2013
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The Orange Fairy Book, Madame dAulnoy

The Orange Fairy Book

by Madame dAulnoy

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From 1889 to 1910, Scottish author and journalist Andrew Lang collected more than four hundred fairy tales from sources throughout the world....

Unabridged: 40 min
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Narrator: Luke Daniels
Published: 12/15/2013
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Abraham Lincolns Second Inaugural Address, Abraham Lincoln

Abraham Lincolns Second Inaugural...

by Abraham Lincoln

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Abraham Lincoln delivered his second inaugural address on March 4, 1865, during his second inauguration as president of the United States. At...

Unabridged: 5 min
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Narrator: Dion Graham
Published: 12/14/2013
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A Blackjack Bargainer, O. Henry

A Blackjack Bargainer

by O. Henry

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O. Henry was a prolific American short-story writera master of surprise endingswho wrote about the life of ordinary people in New York City. ...

Unabridged: 38 min
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Narrator: John Pruden
Published: 12/12/2013
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Brown Wolf, Jack London

Brown Wolf

by Jack London

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Jack London was one of the first fiction writers to achieve worldwide fame. Though he is best remembered for his novels The Call of the Wild ...

Unabridged: 38 min
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Narrator: Adam Verner
Published: 12/11/2013
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The Diamond as Big as the Ritz, F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Diamond as Big as the Ritz

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

Rent: $4.81

Written in the same vein as The Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The Diamond as Big as the Ritz is one of F. Scott Fitzgeralds most imaginati...

Unabridged: 1 hr 41 min
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Narrator: Peter Berkrot
Published: 12/09/2013
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The Ice Palace, F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Ice Palace

by F. Scott Fitzgerald

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One of F. Scott Fitzgeralds earliest short stories, The Ice Palace is about Sally Carrol Happer, a young Southern woman who is bored with her...

Unabridged: 54 min
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Narrator: Vanessa Hart
Published: 12/07/2013
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The Death of a Government Clerk, Anton Chekhov

The Death of a Government Clerk

by Anton Chekhov

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Considered one of the greatest short story writers of all time, Anton Chekhov heavily influenced the evolution of the modern short story. Mos...

Unabridged: 6 min
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Narrator: David Drummond
Published: 12/06/2013
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A Society, Virginia Woolf

A Society

by Virginia Woolf

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Known as one of the foremost modernist novelists of the twentieth century, Virginia Woolf also wrote several shorter works. In A Society, one...

Unabridged: 36 min
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Narrator: Jo Anna Perrin
Published: 12/05/2013
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A Pair of Silk Stockings, Kate Chopin

A Pair of Silk Stockings

by Kate Chopin

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Kate Chopin is a widely considered a forerunner to the feminist authors of the twentieth century. Focusing on themes of race and gender, her ...

Unabridged: 11 min
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Narrator: Arielle DeLisle
Published: 12/04/2013
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Story of an Hour, Kate Chopin

Story of an Hour

by Kate Chopin

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Kate Chopin is a widely considered the forerunner to the feminist authors of the twentieth century. Focusing on themes of race and gender, he...

Unabridged: 9 min
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Narrator: Tish Hicks
Published: 12/03/2013
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The Death of a Soldier, Louisa May Alcott

The Death of a Soldier

by Louisa May Alcott

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Before Louisa May Alcott achieved national fame with Little Women, she received success and recognition for Hospital Sketches, which was publ...

Unabridged: 21 min
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Narrator: Karen White
Published: 12/02/2013
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Adventure, Concerning Alice Hindman From Winesburg, Ohio, Sherwood Anderson

Adventure, Concerning Alice Hindm...

by Sherwood Anderson

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Sherwood Andersons most enduring work, Winesburg, Ohio, is considered one of earliest works of modernist literature. The sequence of short st...

Unabridged: 16 min
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Narrator: Amy Rubinate
Published: 12/01/2013
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The Lottery Ticket, Anton Chekhov

The Lottery Ticket

by Anton Chekhov

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Considered one of the greatest short story writers of all time, Anton Chekhov heavily influenced the evolution of the modern short story. Mos...

Unabridged: 14 min
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Narrator: Patrick Lawlor
Published: 11/30/2013
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The Necklace, Guy de Maupassant

The Necklace

by Guy de Maupassant

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A lesson on the power of vanity, The Necklace tells the story of Madame Mathilde Loisel and her husband. Mathilde always imagined herself as ...

Unabridged: 20 min
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Narrator: Hillary Huber
Published: 11/28/2013
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The Nice People, Henry Cuyler Bunner

The Nice People

by Henry Cuyler Bunner

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Henry Culyer Bunner is considered a comedic genius of the short story form. Known for choosing distinctly American themes and characters, his...

Unabridged: 20 min
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Narrator: Scott ONeill
Published: 12/08/2013
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Wild Life in a Southern County, Richard Jeffries

Wild Life in a Southern County

by Richard Jeffries

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Richard Jefferies remains one of the most thoughtful and most lyrical writers on the English countryside. Best known for his articles and sto...

Unabridged: 32 min
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Narrator: Simon Vance
Published: 12/10/2013
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Eveline From Dubliners, James Joyce

Eveline

by James Joyce

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Eveline is a short story from James Joyces classic Dubliners. Nineteen-year-old Eveline has decided to leave home, but her future journey may...

Unabridged: 10 min
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Narrator: John Lee
Published: 11/29/2013
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Mountain Man, Robert E. Howard

Mountain Man

by Robert E. Howard

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From pulp fiction writer Robert E. Howard, the first story in his most commercially successful series A comedic western, Mountain Man is abou...

Unabridged: 35 min
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Narrator: John McLain
Published: 12/13/2013
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Oh, Whistle, and Ill Come to You, My Lad, M. R. James

Oh, Whistle, and Ill Come to You,...

by M. R. James

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M. R. James was a prolific and hugely successful author, now credited with redefining the ghost story form. By abandoning many of the formal ...

Unabridged: 53 min
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Narrator: Susan Ericksen
Published: 12/01/2013
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The Pit and the Pendulum, Edgar Allan Poe

The Pit and the Pendulum

by Edgar Allan Poe

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Edgar Allen Poe is seen today as one of the greatest practitioners of gothic and detective fiction that ever lived, and popular culture is re...

Unabridged: 38 min
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Narrator: Paul Michael Garci...
Published: 12/07/2013
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Death and the Woman, Gertrude Atherton

Death and the Woman

by Gertrude Atherton

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Gertrude Atherton was a gothic novelist and short story writer. A protge of Ambrose Bierce, his influence can be seen in many of her stories,...

Unabridged: 17 min
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Narrator: Rachel Fulginiti
Published: 12/16/2013
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The Prophets Paradise, Robert W. Chambers

The Prophets Paradise

by Robert W. Chambers

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Robert W. Chanbers The King in Yellow, a collection of short stories, is considered one of the most important works of American supernatural ...

Unabridged: 8 min
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Narrator: Stefan Rudnicki
Published: 12/17/2013
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Pickmans Model, H. P. Lovecraft

Pickmans Model

by H. P. Lovecraft

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Widely regarded as one of the one of the greatest horror writers of the twentieth century, H. P. Lovecrafts stories are known for their profo...

Unabridged: 36 min
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Narrator: Oliver Wyman
Published: 12/20/2013
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The Monkeys Paw, W. W. Jacobs

The Monkeys Paw

by W. W. Jacobs

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Originally published in 1902, The Monkeys Paw is a classic horror short story written by author W. W. Jacobs. In the story, the paw of a dead...

Unabridged: 24 min
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Narrator: Jeffrey Kafer
Published: 12/22/2013
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The Yellow Wallpaper and Why I Wrote The Yellow Wallpaper, Charlotte Perkins Gilman

The Yellow Wallpaper and Why I Wr...

by Charlotte Perkins Gilma...

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A prominent sociologist, lecturer, and writer of the late nineteenth century, Charlotte Perkins Gilmans unorthodox concepts and lifestyle hel...

Unabridged: 38 min
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Narrator: Xe Sands
Published: 12/25/2013
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Skip Tracer Bullets, Joe Archibald

Skip Tracer Bullets

by Joe Archibald

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Joe Archibalds pulp detective series features Willie Klumpa hapless private investigator who formerly worked for the prestigious Hawkeye Dete...

Unabridged: 36 min
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Narrator: Johnny Heller
Published: 12/01/2013
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The Yellow Fairy Book: How to Tell a True Princess, Hans Christian Andersen

The Yellow Fairy Book: How to Tel...

by Hans Christian Andersen...

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From 1889 to 1910, Scottish author and journalist Andrew Lang collected more than four hundred fairy tales from sources throughout the world....

Unabridged: 2 min
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Narrator: Robin Eller
Published: 12/10/2013
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Eves Diary, Mark Twain

Eves Diary

by Mark Twain

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Though known for his classic novels of adventure and coming of age, Mark Twain is equally esteemed for his short stories, which abound with t...

Unabridged: 44 min
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Narrator: Cris Dukehart
Published: 12/19/2013
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The Gift of the Magi, O. Henry

The Gift of the Magi

by O. Henry

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O. Henry was a prolific American short-story writera master of surprise endingswho wrote about the life of ordinary people in New York City. ...

Unabridged: 14 min
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Narrator: Coleen Marlo
Published: 12/18/2013
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Prince Bull, Charles Dickens

Prince Bull

by Charles Dickens

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Charles Dickens created some of the worlds most memorable fictional characters. Widely regarded as the greatest writer of the Victorian perio...

Unabridged: 17 min
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Narrator: Gabrielle de Cuir
Published: 12/06/2013
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The Selfish Giant, Oscar Wilde

The Selfish Giant

by Oscar Wilde

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A perennial classic that is sure to inspire a new generation of parents and children. After seven years, the Giant has nothing left to say t...

Unabridged: 11 min
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Narrator: Diane Havens
Published: 12/11/2013
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Two Illuminating Stories The Story of the Bad Little Boy & The Story of the Good Little Boy, Mark Twain

Two Illuminating Stories

by Mark Twain

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Though known for his classic novels of adventure and coming of age, Mark Twain is equally esteemed for his short stories, which abound with t...

Unabridged: 23 min
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Narrator: Dick Hill
Published: 12/07/2013
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