Coffee Break Collection 035 - Birds

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

This is the 35th Coffee Break Collection, in which LibriVox readers select and read stories or poems, fiction or non-fiction pieces of fifteen minutes' duration or less, suitable for short commutes and coffee breaks. The subject for this collection is "BIRDS" (includes bird watching, training, pets, migratory patterns, filming, fantasy fiction, etc) ... and the collection is full after 20 pieces have been submitted. (2 hr 55 min)


Bird Lore: 6 poems by Rose Fyleman 4:16 Read by KellyWilcoxBaird
A Bird's Free Lunch by John Burroughs 12:18 Read by Tom Merritt
The Black Republic by Tickner Edwardes 15:43 Read by Steve C
Blue Jay by Florence A. Merriam 10:53 Read by Michele Fry
Bullied by Birds by Christopher Morley 8:10 Read by Tom Merritt
Things to Do This Winter by Dallas Lore Sharp 7:59 Read by Tom Merritt
Why the Curlew's Bill is so Long and Crooked by Frank Linderman 7:57 Read by William Allan Jones
From T Wharf To Franklin Field by Dallas Lore Sharp 13:16 Read by Tom Merritt
The Gray Goshawk by Mary MacGregor 16:57 Read by William Allan Jones
Sally the House Wren by Floyd Bralliar 13:03 Read by BettyB
How to Attract the Birds by Frank F. Payne 14:47 Read by Elsie Selwyn
The City of the Long-Legs by T. Gilbert Pearson 9:16 Read by BettyB
Minnie's Owl by Grace Greenwood 6:39 Read by Elsie Selwyn
The Night Songster by Burton L. Collins 1:58 Read by Elsie Selwyn
The Robin by Witter Bynner 1:03 Read by Paula Messina
The Sparrow by Ivan Turgenev 3:03 Read by Tom Merritt
The Crow by Florence A. Merriam 7:28 Read by Cynthia Malone
The Two Doves and other Tales by Anonymous 11:18 Read by William Allan Jones
Mrs. Dorking and The Unlucky Number 4:55 Read by William Allan Jones
Wings by Anna Cogswell Tyler 4:10 Read by quartertone