The Great Return

Read by Ben Tucker

(3.4 stars; 7 reviews)

The small Welsh town of Llantrisant has experienced something unusual... Something wonderful... Something even miraculous. It only lasted a few days but has left an indelible mark on the village and the villagers. Just what is this event? Join master of the mystical Arthur Machen on a lyrical and entrancing journey to discover for yourself the secret of the Great Return. (Summary by Ben Tucker) (1 hr 16 min)


I. The Rumour of the Marvelous 10:07 Read by Ben Tucker
II. Odours of Paradise 10:55 Read by Ben Tucker
III. A Secret in a Secret Place 11:15 Read by Ben Tucker
IV. The Ringing of the Bell 10:19 Read by Ben Tucker
V. The Rose of Fire 11:31 Read by Ben Tucker
VI. Olwen's Dream 11:10 Read by Ben Tucker
VII. The Mass of the Sangraal 10:59 Read by Ben Tucker



(3 stars)

Not one of Machan's best. I felt it was a sketch of a story that needed fleshing out. No drama despite a brilliant reading by Ben.

(2 stars)

The story didn't do it for me. Too religious and without much real story or mystery. Ben Tucker is a good narrator though.

(4.5 stars)

well worth a read. leaves one 🤔 thinking. Great reader, thankyou.