Summary

A fascinating and varied collection of 50 great classic short stories, including ghost stories, crimes, humorous tales and passionate romance.

The Tool by W. F. Harvey
The Overcrowded Iceberg by Morley Roberts
The House Surgeon by Rudyard Kipling
Powers of the Air by J. D. Beresford
The Substitute by W. W. Jacobs
A Tough Tussle by Ambrose Bierce
The Story of a Disappearance and an Appearance by M. R. James
A Pair of Silk Stockings by Kate Chopin
The Hidden Beast by J. D. Beresford
The Rival Beauties by W. W. Jacobs
Philanthropy by John Galsworthy
After Twenty Years by O. Henry
Mary Postgate by Rudyard Kipling
A Newspaper Story by O. Henry
The Leather Case by Walter S. Masterman
Bats in the Belfry by Harry Graham
A Skinful of Trouble by Arthur Morrison
The Penance by Saki
Ways of Escape by J. D. Beresford
Mrs. Scarr by Elinor Mordaunt.

Plus 30 more enthralling stories.
Public Domain (P)2017 Red Door Audiobooks
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1 out of 5 stars
By Mr Robert A Hawkins on 06-03-18

Spoilt by the strange reading style

Very disappointed. Why would anyone think that the narrator was suitable. Her strange reading style is very annoying.

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By Brenda R. Baird on 19-02-18

narrator completely unlistenable

I could not finish even the first story. possibly the worst narrator I have ever heard.

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