Short Story Collection Vol. 088

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

(4.2 stars; 13 reviews)

Once more, we bring you a stellar collection of short stories, selected and read by Librivox readers. Joining regular favorites, such as Kate Chopin and Charles Dickens, we bring you Alexander Pushkin, Henry Iliowizi and Thomas Bailey Aldrich, among others. (6 hr 5 min)


The Blind Man by Kate Chopin 6:06 Read by Dale Grothmann
The Coffin-Maker by Alexander Pushkin 18:22 Read by Daniel Davison
Crowned with One Crest by Gertrude Atherton 26:49 Read by weezer
Dreams by E.M. Loeb 4:40 Read by Dale Grothmann
The Dreams of the Prophet by Lord Dunsany 7:24 Read by Daniel Davison
Examination for the Post of Guardian Angel by Pu Songling and Herbert Allen Gil… 6:11 Read by Daniel Davison
Flamedown By H. B. Fyfe 11:38 Read by Dale Grothmann
The Gift of the Magi by O. Henry 11:39 Read by Laurell Farris
The Hands By Richard Sternbach 2:39 Read by Dale Grothmann
An Idle Fellow by Kate Chopin 3:10 Read by Dale Grothmann
The Informer by Joseph Conrad 1:02:38 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
Our New Neighbors at Ponkapog by Thomas Bailey Aldrich 11:49 Read by Wayne Cooke
Night Comes Slowly by Kate Chopin 2:56 Read by Dale Grothmann
The Postmaster by Alexander Pushkin 28:40 Read by Daniel Davison
Sheddad’s Palace of Irem by Henry Iliowizi 47:53 Read by Daniel Davison
The Sculptor’s Triumph by Anna Cora Mowatt Ritchie 31:25 Read by Kelly S. Taylor
The Signalman by Charles Dickens 31:44 Read by Owee
The Snake by Stephen Crane 9:11 Read by Dale Grothmann
The Story of an Hour by Kate Chopin 8:07 Read by Dale Grothmann
The Vault By Murray Leinster 32:47 Read by Dale Grothmann


(5 stars)

nice short stories. Sheddads Palace is by far the best. the reader makes it even better. I listened to it three times