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Expand your horizons with this collection of hand-picked classic short stories and tales by writers like Jack London, Guy de Maupassant, Louisa May Alcott, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his Sherlock Holmes mysteries, H.P. Lovecraft, Edgar Allen Poe, Ray Bradbury, Hans Christian Anderson, Ambrose Bierce, and many others. These fast-paced stories are chosen for their unique flavor, are suitable for all ages and tastes, and provide a window to a time when writers knew how to tell great stories using descriptive words and phrases..

1001 Classic Short Stories & Tales 1001 Podcast Network

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Expand your horizons with this collection of hand-picked classic short stories and tales by writers like Jack London, Guy de Maupassant, Louisa May Alcott, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and his Sherlock Holmes mysteries, H.P. Lovecraft, Edgar Allen Poe, Ray Bradbury, Hans Christian Anderson, Ambrose Bierce, and many others. These fast-paced stories are chosen for their unique flavor, are suitable for all ages and tastes, and provide a window to a time when writers knew how to tell great stories using descriptive words and phrases..

    THE THORNY ROAD OF HONOR and THE ELDER TREE MOTHER by HANS CHRISTAN ANDERSON

    THE THORNY ROAD OF HONOR and THE ELDER TREE MOTHER by HANS CHRISTAN ANDERSON

    In THE THORNY ROAD OF HONOR Hans Christian Anderson recalls the abuse suffered by great men like Socrates and Homer due to other people's jealousy, envy, and ignorance. THE ELDER TREE MOTHER is a fantasy seen through a little boy's eyes after drinking elder tree tea and listening to a tale from his grandparents.
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    • 33 min
    THE HOUSE OF MAPUHI (PT 2) by JACK LONDON

    THE HOUSE OF MAPUHI (PT 2) by JACK LONDON

    The hurricane continues to rage across the tiny island as many of the inhabitants are swept away- but nature and fate pick the ones who will survive. Naori is swept far off the island and looking at isolation and probable death until an unexpected discovery gives her the strength to survive.
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    • 31 min
    THE HOUSE OF MAPUHI (PT 1) by JACK LONDON

    THE HOUSE OF MAPUHI (PT 1) by JACK LONDON

    An islander finds a huge pearl and a strange twist of events occurs. From Jack London's 'South Sea Tales' collection.
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    • 33 min
    UNCLE JESSES LIFEBOOK and THE FAMILY OF THE VORDOULAK

    UNCLE JESSES LIFEBOOK and THE FAMILY OF THE VORDOULAK

    We introduce two new shows and an episode from each tonight.
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    From our new 1001 Ghost Stories & Tales of the Macabre: The Family of the Vordoulak- a old man tells a story of his 1750 trip to Hungary and his stay with a family whose lives were turned upside down when their father became a vampire.
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    • 1 hr 37 min
    THE STEEPLECHASE RIDER & DAN FITZ EXPLAINS by BANJO PATTERSON

    THE STEEPLECHASE RIDER & DAN FITZ EXPLAINS by BANJO PATTERSON

    The Steeplechase Rider: Banjo Patterson, Australia's writer of the National Anthem "Waltzing Matilda" and a man who has a great respect for horses, provides a tragically humorous story of a steeplechase jockey.
    Dan Fitzgerald Explains: Again, a horse story from journalist/writer Banjo Patterson explaining the way circus horses were used and treated around the turn of the 19th century in Australia and the continent.
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    • 26 min
    PRAIRIE GOLD SOME IOWA MEMORIES

    PRAIRIE GOLD SOME IOWA MEMORIES

    Two stories containing memories of small towns and home on the farm in Iowa from the 1917 book "Prairie Gold". This book featured a collection of "home" stories to remind the boys fighting on the front in WWI that home would be there waiting for them.
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    • 25 min

Customer Reviews

4.4 out of 5
497 Ratings

497 Ratings

Papa Lenz ,

Fun listen

The stories a great fun.

hikingteacher ,

Narration is horrible

I was really excited to find this podcast, but the narrator’s voice and reading style is subpar and I can’t listen. So disappointing; it would be wonderful with a reader who’s voice was pleasant and knew how to use inflection in the reading.

Solitaire-y confinement ,

Great stories

A wide range of short stories with great narration.

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