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  • Policeman Bluejay

    Policeman Bluejay

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Fantasy
    Author: L. Frank Baum
    Duration: 02:48:05

    This is another TWINKLE TALE from Mr. Baum (written under the pen name Laura Bancroft) and celebrates the further adventures of Twinkle and Chubbins as they magically become child-larks and live the exciting, and often dangerous, life of birds in the forest. - Summary by Jude Somers ... [ more ]

  • New Adventures of Alice (Version 2 Dramatic Reading)

    New Adventures of Alice (Version 2 Dramatic Reading)

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Fantasy,Literature,Classics,Classics
    Author: John Rae
    Duration: 02:46:08

    After reading and re-reading the book many time as a boy and wishing that Lewis Carroll would have written another Alice In Wonderland Book, John Rae began imagining what that girl would have gotten up to if he had done so. Telling these stories to his children over the years, where they were enthus ... [ more ]

  • Horror Story Collection 004

    Horror Story Collection 004

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 02:24:44

    An occasional collection of 10 horror stories by various readers. We aim to unsettle you a little, to cut through the pink cushion of illusion that shields you from the horrible realities of life. Here are the walking dead, the fetid pools of slime, the howls in the night that you thought you had co ... [ more ]

  • Short Science Fiction Collection 005

    Short Science Fiction Collection 005

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: Various Authors
    Duration: 02:19:07

    Science fiction (abbreviated SF or sci-fi with varying punctuation and case) is a broad genre of fiction that often involves sociological and technical speculations based on current or future science or technology. This is a reader-selected collection of short stories, originally published between 1 ... [ more ]

  • Smoky God or a Voyage to the Inner World

    Smoky God or a Voyage to the Inner World

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Fantasy,Fiction,Action & Adventure
    Author: Willis George Emerson
    Duration: 02:06:38

    The Smoky God, or A Voyage Journey to the Inner Earth is the narrative of an aged Norwegian sailor compelled before he dies to tell the story of how he found a passageway to the center of the earth and discovered a world peopled with giants. (Summary by A. Gramour). ... [ more ]

  • Wanted - 7 Fearless Engineers!

    Wanted - 7 Fearless Engineers!

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: LibriVox Volunteers
    Duration: 02:03:24

    A great civilization's fate lay in Dick Barrow's hands as he led his courageous fellow engineers into a strange and unknown land. None of them knew what lay ahead--what dangers awaited them--or what rewards. But they did not hesitate because the first question asked them had been: Are you a brave ma ... [ more ]

  • Parasite (Version 2)

    Parasite (Version 2)

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    Duration: 01:53:56

    In this short novel of 1894, Conan Doyle describes a character with seemingly extraordinary powers. Are these powers occult or are they only in the minds of other people? There is no Sherlock Holmes to solve this mystery. (Summary by Delmar H. Dolbier) ... [ more ]

  • Victory

    Victory

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: Lester Del Rey
    Duration: 01:39:00

    Lester del Rey (1915 – 1993) was a Golden Age science fiction author and editor closely connected to John W. Campbell Jr. and Astounding Science Fiction magazine. He also founded Del Rey Books, a popular publishing label he edited with his wife Judy-Lynn. Victory is the story of an undefended Earth ... [ more ]

  • Ego Machine

    Ego Machine

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: Henry Kuttner
    Duration: 01:55:00

    Celebrated playwright Nicholas Martin didn’t read the small print in his Hollywood options contract. Now he’s facing five years of servitude to a conceited director named Raoul St. Cyr, who’s taken a thoughtful play about Portuguese fishermen and added dancing mermaids. When it seems the plot has ch ... [ more ]

  • Nettle Spinner: A Traditional Fairy Story from Flanders

    Nettle Spinner: A Traditional Fairy Story from Flanders

    Genre: Juvenile & Children's,Fiction,Fantasy,Fiction,Juvenile Fiction,Fairy Tales, Folklore & Mythology,Children's,Ages 5 and Under
    Author: Traditional
    Duration: 00:18:00

    A cruel nobleman grants permission for the marriage of two of his serfs only on condition that the bride spins her wedding gown and a death-shroud for himself from nettles - and that the wedding should not take place until after his death. Every time the girl spins the cloth for his shroud, he becom ... [ more ]

  • Wind in the Portico

    Wind in the Portico

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: John Buchan
    Duration: 00:56:00

    Colonel John Buchan, 1st Baron Tweedsmuir (1875 - 1940) was a Scottish novelist, historian and politician. He is best known for his mystery and ghost stories.The Wind in the Portico is a strange tale of a visit by a classical scholar, Nightingale, to an odd castle set in a park in Shropshire where a ... [ more ]

  • Man who went too Far

    Man who went too Far

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: E. F. Benson
    Duration: 00:56:00

    When Darcy, recuperating from a serious illness, goes to stay with an old friend of his, Frank, in the New Forest, he discovers a puzzling change in the man. He appears to have become significantly younger and is also filled with exuberance and joy. Frank explains that he has spent the last six year ... [ more ]

  • Gardener

    Gardener

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: E. F. Benson
    Duration: 00:34:00

    Hugh and Margaret Grainger have rented a lovely old house near an excellent golf course. At the bottom of the garden is a strange, well-kept, but untenented thatched cottage. A visitor to the Graingers has a strange and overwhelming presentiment on passing the cottage that the house is actually ... [ more ]

  • Eyes

    Eyes

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: Edith Wharton
    Duration: 00:49:00

    Edith Wharton (1862-1937) was a Pulitzer Prize-winning American novelist and short story writer. She was nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature in 1927, 1928, and 1930. Among her most popular and terrifying tales are the many masterly ghost stories which she wrote in her early career. Duri ... [ more ]

  • Cat

    Cat

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: E. F. Benson
    Duration: 00:36:00

    The Cat is an odd story about a young man who suffers a severe shock reaction to the unexpected ending of his engagement. Initially he is thrown into a deep depression which lasts several months, but then all of a sudden something snaps in his brain and he undergoes a phenomenal transformation. ... [ more ]

  • Bath Chair

    Bath Chair

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: E. F. Benson
    Duration: 00:39:00

    Edward Frederic Benson (1867-1940) was an English novelist, biographer, memoirist, archaeologist, and short story writer, best known for his evocative and beautifully narrated ghost stories. The Bath Chair is a sinister tale of Alice Farraday who harbours an obsessive hatred of her selfish brot ... [ more ]

  • Bagnell Terrace

    Bagnell Terrace

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: E. F. Benson
    Duration: 00:31:00

    Edward Frederic Benson (1867-1940) was an English novelist, biographer, memoirist, archaeologist, and short story writer, best known for his evocative and beautifully narrated ghost stories. Bagnell Terrace is the tale of a very strange but highly desirable house. The narrator who lives on the ... [ more ]

  • Beast with Five Fingers

    Beast with Five Fingers

    Genre: Horror,Dark Fantasy & Monster
    Author: W. F. Harvey
    Duration: 01:05:00

    William Fryer Harvey (1885-1937) was an English writer of short stories, most notably in the mystery and horror genres. His most famous work is The Beast with Five Fingers, which is universally recognised as a masterpiece and one of the most iconic horror stories ever written. Born into a wealt ... [ more ]

  • Through a Window

    Through a Window

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:19:51

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer of stories and novels, and is credited as the father of science fiction. Through a Window is the story of an invalid whose entire entertainment consists of watching the events outside his window, which looks out onto a river. He watch ... [ more ]

  • Triumphs of a Taxidermist

    Triumphs of a Taxidermist

    Genre: Science Fiction & Fantasy,Science Fiction
    Author: H. G. Wells
    Duration: 00:09:43

    Herbert George Wells (1866 - 1946) was a prolific English writer of science fiction stories and novels, and is often credited as the father of science fiction. The Triumphs of the Taxidermist is a tongue in cheek macabre tale of a taxidermist's anecdotes of strange creatures he has stuffed, rangi ... [ more ]