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  • Spinechillers Vol. 7 - Doug Bradley's Classic Horror Audio Books

    Spinechillers Vol. 7 - Doug Bradley's Classic Horror Audio Books

    Genre: Horror,Classics,Anthologies
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 03:16:00

    Doug Bradley's Spinechillers takes you into the world of classic short horror stories read by Hollywood horror icons. Volume 7 starts off with Edgar Allan Poe's story of a gifted boy hounded by his shadow, William Wilson. We take to the sky's with a pilots investigation into unexplainable ... [ more ]

  • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

    Genre: Juvenile & Children's,Classics,Fiction,Children's,Ages 6 to 8,Ages 9 to 12,Juvenile & Children's,Classics,Fiction,Children's,Ages 6 to 8,Ages 9 to 12
    Author: Lewis Carroll
    Duration: 02:52:00

    Lewis Carroll's classic Alice in Wonderland, a young girl's adventure down a magical rabbit hole, read by a full cast for Alcazar Audioworks. On a boring afternoon, Alice spots a chance for adventure when a White Rabbit wearing a coat and pocket watch dashes by her, complaining about the time. ... [ more ]

  • Cinderella, The Frog Prince and Rumplestiltskin

    Cinderella, The Frog Prince and Rumplestiltskin

    Genre: Juvenile & Children's,Fantasy,Classics,Children's,Ages 6 to 8,Juvenile & Children's,Fantasy,Classics,Children's,Ages 6 to 8
    Author: Traditional
    Duration: 01:07:00

    The traditional Fairy Tales with all the charm and fun of the familiar stories. Cinderella gets her Prince, Rumplestiltskin loses his prize, and the Frog Prince gets his princess. The beloved tales known for so many years and presented in an entertaining and wonderfully appealing way, with a full ca ... [ more ]

  • Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

    Rip Van Winkle and The Legend of Sleepy Hollow

    Genre: Juvenile & Children's,Classics,Children's,Ages 6 to 8
    Author: Washington Irving
    Duration: 01:05:00

    Washington Irving's two most famous stories are combined here. One tells of Rip Van Winkle who escaped the dreadful life of a hen-pecked husband by magical means and the other of Ichabod Crane and the Headless Horseman on their midnight ride. Experience the fright of poor Ichabod when assailed by th ... [ more ]

  • Wind in the Willows [With eBook]

    Wind in the Willows [With eBook]

    Genre: Classics,Juvenile Fiction,Children's,Ages 9 to 12
    Author: Kenneth Grahame
    Duration: 06:36:00

    A classic of magical fancy and enchanting wit, this children's tale follows the adventures of an intrepid quartet of heroes---Mole, Water Rat, Badger, and the incorrigible Toad. ... [ more ]

  • Railway Children [With eBook]

    Railway Children [With eBook]

    Genre: Classics,Juvenile Fiction,Children's,Ages 9 to 12
    Author: Edith Nesbit
    Duration: 06:47:00

    Three children, forced to alter their comfortable lifestyle when their father is taken away by strangers, move with their mother to a simple cottage near a railway station where their days are filled with excitement and adventure. ** Please contact member services for additional documents. ... [ more ]

  • Return of the Native [With eBook]

    Return of the Native [With eBook]

    Genre: Classics
    Author: Thomas Hardy
    Duration: 13:19:00

    In The Return of the Native, his timeless story of two pairs of mismatched lovers, Thomas Hardy sets romantic idealism as a destructive counterpoint to reality and disillusionment. ... [ more ]

  • Doctor Who: Twelve Doctors of Christmas

    Doctor Who: Twelve Doctors of Christmas

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction,Classics
    Author: Adjoa Andoh
    Duration: 05:47:30

    Penguin presents the unabridged, downloadable, audiobook edition of Doctor Who: The Twelve Doctors of Christmas, read by Sophie Aldred, Adjoa Andoh, Rachael Stirling and Chris Addison. A new collection Christmas adventures, starring twelve incarnations of the Doctor plus many of his friends and ene ... [ more ]

  • Short History of Myth

    Short History of Myth

    Genre: Literature,Classics,Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology
    Author: Karen Armstrong
    Duration: 03:32:00

    What are myths? How have they evolved? And why do we still so desperately need them? The history of myth is the history of humanity; our stories and beliefs, our curiosity and attempts to understand the world, link us to our ancestors and each other. Myths help us make sense of the universe. Armstro ... [ more ]

  • Around the World in 80 Days

    Around the World in 80 Days

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Fantasy,Classics
    Author: Jules Verne
    Duration: 06:49:00

    Filled with fantasy, comedy and grand suspense, Around the World in 80 Days is classic entertainment that is sure to enchant listeners of all ages. When an eccentric Englishman named Phileas Fogg makes a daring wager that he can circle the globe in just eighty days, it’s the beginning of a breathles ... [ more ]

  • Rainbow [With eBook]

    Rainbow [With eBook]

    Genre: Classics
    Author: D.H. Lawrence
    Duration: 18:26:00

    Pronounced obscene when it was first published in 1915, D. H. Lawrence's The Rainbow is the epic story of three generations of the Brangwens, a Midlands family. ... [ more ]

  • Little Dorrit [With eBook]

    Little Dorrit [With eBook]

    Genre: Classics
    Author: Charles Dickens
    Duration: 31:54:00

    The story of William Dorrit, imprisoned for debt in Marshalsea Prison, and his daughter and helpmate, Amy, this Charles Dickens classic charts the progress of the Dorrit family from poverty to riches. ... [ more ]

  • Bostonians

    Bostonians

    Genre: Classics
    Author: Henry James
    Duration: 17:50:00

    Dealing heavily with the then very timely political issue of feminism and the changing role of women in society, Henry James's The Bostonians is the story of Civil War veteran Basil Ransom's conflict with his cousin Olive Chancellor for the allegiance and affection of Boston feminist Verena Tarrant. ... [ more ]

  • Very Best of O. Henry

    Very Best of O. Henry

    Genre: Fiction,Classics
    Author: Henry O
    Duration: 06:54:00

    This volume contains twenty of O. Henry's finest short stories, including The Gift of the Magi, The Ransom of Red Chief, and The Making of a New Yorker. ... [ more ]

  • Fathers and Sons [With eBook]

    Fathers and Sons [With eBook]

    Genre: Classics
    Author: Ivan Turgenev
    Duration: 08:14:00

    Ivan Turgenev's Fathers and Sons, considered to be one of the author's greatest literary achievements, is a novel about the clash of ideologies of two generations. ... [ more ]

  • Selections from the Writings of Cicero

    Selections from the Writings of Cicero

    Genre: History,Literature,Independent,Philosophy,Classics
    Author: Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Duration: 08:12:00

    This edition contains three selections by Roman statesman and philosopher Marcus Tullius Cicero: On Friendship, De Officiis (On Duties), and Scipio's Dream. ... [ more ]

  • Mill on the Floss

    Mill on the Floss

    Genre: Classics
    Author: George Eliot
    Duration: 19:00:00

    First published in 1860, The Mill on the Floss is a classic novel of development that follows the lives of Tom and Maggie Tulliver as they grow to adulthood in the small rural village of St. Ogg's, England. ... [ more ]

  • Custom of the Country

    Custom of the Country

    Genre: Fiction,Classics
    Author: Edith Wharton
    Duration: 15:08:00

    The first woman to win the Pulitzer Prize for literature, Edith Wharton stands among the finest writers of early 20th-century America. In The Custom of the Country, Wharton's scathing social commentary is on full display through the beautiful and manipulative Undine Spragg. When Undine convinces her ... [ more ]

  • Better Than Sex

    Better Than Sex

    Genre: Literature,Classics
    Author: Hunter S. Thompson
    Duration: 07:21:00

    A pioneer of the New Journalism movement, Hunter S. Thompson wrote with a fire that captured the attention of millions. Here Thompson delivers a mind-bending view of the 1992 presidential race, packed with all the horror, sacrifice, lust, and glory that made this campaign so utterly fascinating. ... [ more ]

  • Generation of Swine: Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80's

    Generation of Swine: Tales of Shame and Degradation in the '80's

    Genre: Literature,Classics
    Author: Hunter S. Thompson
    Duration: 12:47:00

    Generation of Swine, the second volume of the legendary Dr. Hunter S. Thompson's bestselling Gonzo Papers, was first published in 1988 and is now back in print. Here, against a backdrop of late-night tattoo sessions and soldier-of-fortune trade shows, Dr. Thompson is at his apocalyptic best -- cover ... [ more ]