Elizabeth Von Arnim

The Benefactress


Read by Helen Taylor


Anna Estcourt, twenty-five and beautiful, is the penniless ward of her distant brother and his exasperating wife. Turning down all offers of…

The Enchanted April


Read by Diana Kiesners


It’s a dreary February in post-World War I London when Mrs. Wilkins spots an advertisement in The Times for a small Italian castle for rent …

The Enchanted April (version 2)


Read by Helen Taylor


Four very different women, with very different reasons for wanting to escape a cold and dreary London, come together to share a month's holi…

Elizabeth and her German Garden


Read by ashleighjane


Elizabeth and Her German Garden is a novel by Elizabeth von Arnim, first published in 1898; it was very popular and frequently reprinted dur…

The Princess Priscilla's Fortnight


Read by tabithat


The Princess Priscilla of Lothen Kunitz finds court life stifling and runs away to England with the elderly court librarian. Her intention i…

The Pastor's Wife


Read by James E. Carson


Written by an author born in Australia, grew up in England, married in Germany, and then flew to the United States. A tale about a young wom…

Vera


Read by Greg W.


Vera (1921) by Elizabeth von Arnim is a black comedy based on her disastrous second marriage to Earl Russell: a mordant analysis of the roma…

La Bienfaitrice


Read by Vincent de l’Épine


« Combien peu il faudrait souvent pour rendre heureux des gens qui vivent dans le malaise, la discorde ou le tourment ! Oh, que n’&eac…