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Billy in Bunbury

Read by Patti Cunningham

Royal Baking Powder Company

This 1924 poem/recipe book, designed as promotional material for the Royal Baking Powder Company, is set in the Oz community of Bunbury. Lit…

Seven O'Clock Stories

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Robert Gordon Anderson

"Not once upon a time but just now, in a white house by the side of a road, live three happy children. Their mother and father gave the…

Tom Ossington's Ghost

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Richard Marsh

Madge and Ella have lived at Clover Cottage for six weeks when a series of strange events begin to occur. A gentleman who arrives asking for…

Bungay Castle: A Novel

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Elizabeth Bonhôte

Bungay Castle is a gothic novel by Elizabeth Bonhôte. It was first published in 1796 and follows the fortunes of the De Morney family …

Marriage, volume 1

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Susan Edmonstoune Ferrier

"Love!--A word by superstition thought a God; by use turned to an humour; by self-will made a flattering madness." - Alexander and…

16 - Chapter XVI

In Irene Iddesleigh

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Amanda McKittrick Ros and Amanda Mckittrick Ros

Amanda McKittrick Ros, a Northern Irish writer, did for the novel what William McGonagall did for poetry and Florence Foster Jenkins for the…

28 - On the Cannon Car

In Insurgent Mexico

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John Reed

In the autumn of 1913 John Reed was sent to Mexico by the Metropolitan Magazine to report the Mexican Revolution. He shared the perils of Pa…

Chapters 5 - 9

In The Adventures of Danny Meadow Mouse (Dramatic Reading)

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Thornton W. Burgess

Danny begins his tale regretting the length of his tail until he is corrected by Mr. Toad. Then he has a series of stalkings by Reddy and Gr…

10 - Chapter X

In The Rome Express

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Arthur Griffiths

The passengers in the sleeping car of the Rome Express were just woken and informed that they will reach Paris soon, and a bustle ensues. On…

Chapter 4

In Mr. Wicker's Window

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Carley Dawson

When twelve-year-old Chris entered Mr. Wicker's shop to inquire about a job for his friend, something about old Mr. Wicker forced him to tak…