Short Story Collection Vol. 042

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

(3.4 stars; 18 reviews)

LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 042: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members. (6 hr 30 min)


The Lady or The Tiger 19:09 Read by pachayes
Pigs is Pigs 22:31 Read by Mark F. Smith
Five Red Poppies 4:16 Read by Larry Caplan
Jemina, the Mountain Girl 11:00 Read by Kyle M.
Those Russian Violets 11:33 Read by Larry Caplan
Queen of Spades 46:49 Read by Amy Gramour
Evilene 11:36 Read by Bellona Times
Unbuilding a Building 16:38 Read by Steve Mattern
A Making of a New Yorker 15:05 Read by Bill Boerst
Experience of the McWilliams's with Membranous Croup 12:09 Read by Richard Wallis
Aurelia's Unfortunate Young Man 7:57 Read by Charles Culbertson
The Other Side of the Hedge 11:46 Read by Amy Wilde
The Mystery of Sasassa Valley 27:40 Read by Gregg Margarite (1957-2012)
The Cut Glass Bowl 51:26 Read by Bellona Times
The Blood Seedling 36:53 Read by Amy Gramour
A New England Nun 31:11 Read by Nick Strudwick
The Young Ravens That Call Upon Him 8:30 Read by Larry Caplan
Alida's Homeliness 25:16 Read by Bill Boerst
Candles 2:58 Read by Bill Boerst
The Buyer From Cactus City 16:08 Read by Bellona Times


some great stories many excellent readers

(5 stars)

why complain unless you're going to volunteer. some excellent stories well read!

Weird and boring

(0.5 stars)

Gave up on this part way through the third short story as each one was truly weird and not in the least enjoyable. Do yourself a favour and move on!