Short Story Collection Vol. 097

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

(4.9 stars; 7 reviews)

We return with the 97th Librivox Short Story Collection, with twenty chosen and recorded by Librivox volunteers. This collection features several tales by the prolific French writer, Guy de Maupassant, as well as Ernest Hemingway, Eugene Field and the new-to-Librivox Lillian Bennett-Ford. (5 hr 33 min)


Abandoned 17:30 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
Madame Baptiste 14:57 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
A Bud of Spring 15:13 Read by Colleen McMahon
A Coup D’Etat 25:51 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
The Dispenser of Holy Water 10:17 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
Dream Life and Real Life: A Little African Story 19:09 Read by Rachel May Ferriman
A Duel 14:15 Read by EBeltran
Forgiveness 14:56 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
Four American Indian Tales Retold 42:55 Read by David Wales
Grisley’s Reception 7:32 Read by Dale Grothmann
His Own Funeral 31:59 Read by Dale Grothmann
Honesty 3:03 Read by Jacqueline Burrell Walton
The King and the Bees 3:49 Read by Jacqueline Burrell Walton
A Leaf From Life's Notebook 5:06 Read by Dale Grothmann
Mother Sauvage 17:37 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
The Singer Mother 11:20 Read by Jacqueline Burrell Walton
Sleigh Bells 6:32 Read by Dale Grothmann
Soldier's Home 15:22 Read by KevinS
The Thief 10:52 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
Useless Beauty 44:53 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)