35 episodes

Classic lit with a modern tone, every other week.

From the creators of Myths and Legends, comes an altogether same-but-different podcast set in the world of classic lit. These are the stories of Dracula, The Time Machine, The Three Musketeers. They're stories written by Jane Austen, Shakespeare, and H.P. Lovecraft, but with a casual, modern tone. Listen as Jason and Carissa Weiser breathe new life into the classics and tell the stories of some of the greatest books ever written.

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    • 4.9, 4.5K Ratings

Classic lit with a modern tone, every other week.

From the creators of Myths and Legends, comes an altogether same-but-different podcast set in the world of classic lit. These are the stories of Dracula, The Time Machine, The Three Musketeers. They're stories written by Jane Austen, Shakespeare, and H.P. Lovecraft, but with a casual, modern tone. Listen as Jason and Carissa Weiser breathe new life into the classics and tell the stories of some of the greatest books ever written.

    The Pale Man: Room 201

    The Pale Man: Room 201

    A professor checks in to a rundown hotel for a long vacation and becomes obsessed with another resident - a pale man who moves from room to room.

    • 34 min
    Philip K. Dick: Inhuman

    Philip K. Dick: Inhuman

    Lester’s work has killed trillions, making way for humanity’s march across the galaxy. But, after a trip off-world and witnessing a dead planet firsthand, he’s now changed. Lester wants out.

    Will the government release their best scientist and, more importantly, did Lester even return from the wastes?

    • 32 min
    Sherlock Holmes: The League

    Sherlock Holmes: The League

    Even good news is bad news to Sherlock Holmes when the Red-Headed League comes to town.

    • 30 min
    Monte Cristo: Wait and Hope (part 6 of 6)

    Monte Cristo: Wait and Hope (part 6 of 6)

    The Count of Monte Cristo's revenge is complete

    • 1 hr 1 min
    Monte Cristo: A Million Secrets (part 5 of 6)

    Monte Cristo: A Million Secrets (part 5 of 6)

    The Count of Monte Cristo moves his pieces into place. His revenge is coming.

    • 47 min
    Monte Cristo: No Ordinary Man (part 4 of 6)

    Monte Cristo: No Ordinary Man (part 4 of 6)

    Continuing from episode 5 of season 2, we find Edmond Dantes having transformed completely into the Count of Monte Cristo...and ready for revenge.

    • 45 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
4.5K Ratings

4.5K Ratings

maxpro50 ,

GREAT PODCAST

Great podcast, and every time there’s an episode, I always drop everything that I’m doing so I can listen!!Too Good To Be True!!!

Nanzee24 ,

One of My Favorites!

Such a great podcast. I love hearing Jason’s take on some of my favorite classic literature. Please keep up the great work! Jason hope you will one day take on The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman.

zazary ,

great podcast!!!!

i love this but can Carissa do one of them?

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