Short Story Collection Vol. 070

Read by LibriVox Volunteers

(4.2 stars; 12 reviews)

Mysteries, fantasy, family and hardship all make appearances in this, the 70th volume of short stories in the English language, selected and read by Librivox readers. (6 hr 32 min)


The Blue Cross by G.K. Chesterton (1874-1936) 48:12 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
The Father by Björnstjerne Björnson (1838-1910) 6:58 Read by Phil Schempf
The Fifty-First Dragon by Heywood Broun (1888-1939) 19:01 Read by Lynne T
Letter from St. Preux to Eloisa 1761 by Jean-Jacques Rousseau (1712-1778) 14:26 Read by Craig Campbell
The Matchmaker by Saki (1870-1916) 7:12 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
The Man in the Passage by G.K.Chesterton (1874-1936) 40:50 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
The Mirror by Catulle Mendes (1841-1909) 8:21 Read by Elanor
The Mistress of Sydenham Plantation by Sarah Orne Jewett (1849-1909) 24:58 Read by VfkaBT
Morning Glory by Mary E. Wilkins (1852-1930) 18:46 Read by VfkaBT
The Penitent of Cross Village by Mary Hartwell Catherwood (1847-1902) 31:06 Read by VfkaBT
A Poor Man's Tale of a Patent by Charles Dickens (1812-1870) 16:55 Read by MichaelMaggs
The Ransom of the Red Chief by O. Henry (1862-1910) 20:49 Read by Tori Faulder
The Salad of Colonel Clay by G.K. Chesterton (1874-1936) 33:19 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
The Sick Physician by Dorothy Canfield (1879-1958) 37:36 Read by VfkaBT
Some Scotland Yard Stories by Sir Robert Anderson (1841-1918) 19:56 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
The Tomb of Pan by Lord Dunsany (1878-1957) 2:13 Read by Dale Grothmann
Where the Tides Ebb and Flow by Lord Dunsany (1878-1957) 13:01 Read by Dale Grothmann
The Wolf and the Shepherds by Gotthold Ephraim Lessing (1729-1781) 6:53 Read by Craig Campbell
Wratislav by Saki (1870-1916) 7:02 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)
The Unrest Cure by Saki (1870-1916) 15:18 Read by Peter Thomlinson (1940-2022)


(3.5 stars)

Matt Ferrar ruins more stories with bad audio equipment and 4th grade reading skills