Short Story Collection Vol. 008

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

(4.4 stars; 12 reviews)

Librivox’s Short Story Collection 008: a collection of 20 short essays and fiction in the public domain read by a variety of Librivox members.

(7 hr 47 min)


The Bush Fire 27:00 Read by Lucy Burgoyne (1950 - 2014)
Cannibalism in the Cars 22:33 Read by Matt McGraw
Clocks 23:43 Read by Carl Vonnoh, III
Cost of Kindness 21:54 Read by Betsie Bush
Country Life in Canada in the "Thirties" 7:40 Read by Esther
Enter Mitchell 4:44 Read by Lucy Burgoyne (1950 - 2014)
His Worship the Goosedriver 41:48 Read by William Coon
Hunter Quatermain's Story 39:40 Read by Esther
In The Penal Colony 1:05:41 Read by Peter Yearsley
The Last of the Troubadours 29:03 Read by Susan Denney
Letter to American Boys 14:49 Read by Alex Foster
Luck 14:59 Read by Andrew Lebrun
The Mortal Immortal 45:57 Read by David Barnes
On Love 5:19 Read by Ethan Gordon
Point of Honor 1:14 Read by Greg Elmensdorp
The Schoolmaster's Progress 42:00 Read by Tamara R. Schwartz
Sredni Vashtar 12:36 Read by S. Houghton
Three Questions 11:07 Read by David Barnes
The Watcher 11:35 Read by Peter Yearsley
The Wind's Tale 28:35 Read by Westwinds12


In The Penal Colony- Kafka

(5 stars)

My first time reading Kafka- pleasantly suprised. The title and reader drew me in- the simplicity and horrifying elegance of the machine held me until the very end... Great Writing, Superb Reader.