Category: humor

The Importance of Being Earnest by Oscar Wilde

Source: LibriVox (Act 1 | 2 | 3)Length: 2 Hours, 11 minReaders: multiple The play: �I hope you have not

“The Miller’s Tale” by Geoffrey Chaucer

Source: LibriVox (mp3)Length: 55 minutesReader: Gord Mackenzie The story: On an airplane ride across the country, I once had the

Botchan by Soseki Natsume

Source: LibriVox (zipped mp3s or M4B)Length: 5 hrs, 7 minReader: Availle The book: According to Wikipedia, Botchan is one of the most popular novels

“The Friends of Hector Jouvet” by James Powell

Source: SFFaudio podcast (mp3)Length: 34 minutesReader: J. J. Campanella The story: When a Canadian tourist named Brown climbs to a cliff

“The Swimmer” by John Cheever

Source: The New Yorker Fiction Podcast (mp3)Length: 43 minutesReader: Anne Enright The story: One lazy summer day, Ned Merril decides

A Room With A View by E.M. Forster

Source: LibriVox (zipped mp3s)Length: 7 hours, 9 minReader: Elizabeth Klett The book: “Summer lovin’, had me a blast . . .”

“My Oedipus Complex” by Frank O’Connor

Source: The Guardian Short Story podcast (mp3)Length: 35 minReader: Helen Dunmore The story: Happy Saint Patrick’s Day! As part of

“The Dead” by James Joyce

Source: (part 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9

“Another End of The Empire” by Tim Pratt

Source: Podcastle (mp3)Length: 35 minutesReader: Cheyenne Wright The story: An evil emperor receives a prophesy that a child from a

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