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1001 Classic Short Stories & Tales
1001 Classic Short Stories & Tales
Jon Hagadorn

Expand your horizons with this collection of hand-picked classic short stories and tales by writers like Jack London, Guy de Maupassant, Edith... more

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SUSIE ROLLIFF'S CHRISTMAS by EDWARD PAYSON ROE

Two young men from a small Connecticut town named Opinquake join General Putnam's army as it digs in around Boston... more

04 Dec 2022 · 1 hour, 4 minutes
HOW THE FIRST LETTER WAS WRITTEN by RUDYARD KIPLING

In this delightful tale, which is one of Kipling's beloved "Just So Stories", a neolithic father and daughter are fishing... more

27 Nov 2022 · 25 minutes
THE FIRST THANKSGIVING and A BRAVE LITTLE QUAKERESS

The First Thanksgiving- Published in 'Short Stories From American History in 1905 by Blaisdell & Ball, this story of the... more

23 Nov 2022 · 35 minutes
THREE VERY OLD TALES THE WIVES OF WEINSBURG-THE MOST PRECIOUS THING-ADMETUS AND ALCESTIS

Three Very Old Tales The Wives of Weinsburg- A kingdom falls but the women plea to the attackers to let them... more

20 Nov 2022 · 15 minutes
AN ADJUSTMENT OF NATURE and THE LOVE PHILTRE OF IKEY SCHOENSTEIN by O.HENRY

Two great short stories from the master of plot twists- O. Henry, Enjoy! ANDROID USERS- 1001 Radio Days right here at... more

16 Nov 2022 · 28 minutes
THE SALAD OF COLONEL CRAY A FATHER BROWN MYSTERY

Father Brown, walking through a small town in the early morning hours, hears 5 pistol shots followed by some strange... more

13 Nov 2022 · 37 minutes
AN OLD FASHIONED THANKSGIVING by LOUISA MAY ALCOTT

A classic Thanksgiving story from Louisa May Alcott telling of a Basset family thanksgiving in New Hampshire around 1820. ANDROID USERS-... more

09 Nov 2022 · 46 minutes
WHOSE BUSINESS IS TO LIVE by JACK LONDON

Two American businessmen stranded in riot-ridden Tampico Mexico shortly after the US occupied Vera Cruz scramble to save US civilians... more

06 Nov 2022 · 54 minutes
OVER THE STELVIO PASS by ROBERT BARR

An Englishman checks in at a small mountain inn in Switzerland and immediately discovers a beautiful young lady who happens... more

02 Nov 2022 · 32 minutes
THE PHANTOM COACH by AMELIA EDWARDS

In this tale a young man out grouse hunting on the moor finds himself lost with snow coming fast, and... more

30 Oct 2022 · 41 minutes
LITTLE JOHN AND THE TANNER OF BLYTH and ROBIN HOOD AND WILL SCARLET

Little John & The Tanner of Blyth- Robin Hood sends Little John on an errant to Ancashire but Little John... more

26 Oct 2022 · 48 minutes
THE LEGEND OF THE ROSE OF THE ALHAMBRA by WASHINGTON IRVING

This story takes us back to the time of Philip IV of Spain, when the court moved for a period... more

23 Oct 2022 · 40 minutes
A TINY LITTLE THING and ANDROCLUS AND THE LION

A Tiny Little Thing - (anonymous) A father teaches his young daughter an important llesson about small creatures... Androclus and The... more

19 Oct 2022 · 21 minutes
THE FLYING STARS A FATHER BROWN MYSTERY by G.K. CHESTERTON

The story takes place at an English manor home at Christmastime, where family and friends are gathering to celebrate the... more

16 Oct 2022 · 38 minutes
THE HEATHEN by JACK LONDON

In this South Seas story, our protagonist befriends an island man named Otoo and they become3 inseparable for years .... more

09 Oct 2022 · 56 minutes
BIG TWO-HEARTED RIVER (PT 2) by ERNEST HEMINGWAY

In Part 2 we offer some history on the town of Seney, Michigan, when it served as home for three... more

02 Oct 2022 · 41 minutes
BIG TWO-HEARTED RIVER (PT 1) by ERNEST HEMINGWAY

Big Two-Hearted River is one of Hemingway's first stories, written upon his return from the Italian Front in 1919, and... more

25 Sep 2022 · 27 minutes
BURIED TREASURE by O.HENRY

Two men try to outwit and outclass each other for the love of Martha May Mangum but she scores a... more

18 Sep 2022 · 28 minutes
THE MISSING WILL A HERCULE POIROT MYSTERY by AGATHA CHRISTIE

In this classic Poirot mystery Hastings and Poirot are asked to clear up a very unusual settlement in which the... more

11 Sep 2022 · 27 minutes
A THING THAT GLISTENED by FRANK STOCKTON

A professional diver is hired by a celebrity to find her missing diamond bracelet, which she lost while waving to... more

04 Sep 2022 · 21 minutes
LITTLE JOHN GOES TO NOTTINGHAM FAIR and HOW LITTLE JOHN LIVED AT THE SHERIFF;S

Two great Robin Hood adventures from Howard Pyle's The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood ANDROID USERS- 1001 Radio Days right here... more

28 Aug 2022 · 44 minutes
RIKKI TIKKI TAVI by RUDYARD KIPLING

A young mongoose is discovered half-drowned by an English family who take him into their home where he soon shows... more

21 Aug 2022 · 38 minutes
THE PARADISE OF THIEVES A FATHER BROWN MYSTERY

Father Brown is traveling in Italy when he comes across a strange situation. An English family on vacation is in... more

14 Aug 2022 · 43 minutes
TWO THOUSAND STIFFS by JACK LONDON

Jack London tells us what it what like to join "Kelly's Army" , also called "Kellys Industrial Army" as one... more

07 Aug 2022 · 33 minutes
ROBIN HOOD AND MAID MARIAN by H.E. MARSHALL

The two were inseparable, according to legend, and this is best version I have ever heard. Actually, it combines two... more

03 Aug 2022 · 26 minutes
THE TWO CARTRIDGES by STEWART EDWARD WHITE

The Sheriff of Deadwood rides out alone after a stage robber who killed the guard and stole a shipment of... more

31 Jul 2022 · 38 minutes
THE RUBE by ZANE GREY

In this Zane Grey baseball story the Worcester manager (Con) tries desperately to move his team out of a slump... more

24 Jul 2022 · 36 minutes
CONFESSIONS OF A HUMORIST by O.HENRY

In this classic O.Henry short story, a second accountant in a small hardware store finds he has a talent for... more

17 Jul 2022 · 24 minutes
3 ANCIENT GREEK STORIES by JAMES BALDWIN

The classic tales of Ancient Greece have become so incorporated with our language and thought and so interwoven with our... more

10 Jul 2022 · 23 minutes
WILL STUTELY RESCUED BY HIS COMPANIONS THE MERRY ADVENTURES OF ROBIN HOOD

The Sheriff of Nottingham has offered a reward for the capture of any of Robin Hood's men and Will Stutely... more

03 Jul 2022 · 26 minutes
THE MAN ON THE TRAIN by LUCY MAUD MONTGOMERY

A little old grandma whose advice to the family to never take a train due to thieves and pickpockets is... more

26 Jun 2022 · 23 minutes
YAH! YAH! YAH! by JACK LONDON

A grizzled old alcoholic Scotsman holds sway over a South Seas colony for reasons that become evident as the story... more

19 Jun 2022 · 34 minutes
TENNESSEE'S PARTNER by BRET HARTE

When old Tennessee was arrested for robbery and hauled into court in that little mining community, only one man showed... more

12 Jun 2022 · 28 minutes
THE TWO WINNIE THE POOHS

The real story of the two Winnie-The-Poohs! Thanks! And if you like this story, please send a review to your favorite 1001... more

05 Jun 2022 · 14 minutes
THE BLUE CROSS A FATHER BROWN MYSTERY by G.K. CHESTERTON

The Blue Cross is the first of G.K. Chesterton's 53 great Father brown short stories, and it introduces two characters... more

29 May 2022 · 51 minutes
TRANSIENTS IN ARCADIA by O.HENRY

A young woman of obvious class is enjoying a week's stay and an escape from the summer heat at a... more

22 May 2022 · 19 minutes
ROBIN HOOD AND THE TINKER and THE SHOOTING MATCH AT NOTTINGHAM

From 'The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood' by Howard Pyle- these two stories tell of how Robin came to invite... more

15 May 2022 · 1 hour,
THE END OF THE STORY by JACK LONDON

A highly skilled surgeon trying to escape the heavy demand placed upon him for his service is drawn away from... more

08 May 2022 · 54 minutes
THE RUBE'S WATERLOO by ZANE GREY

Con, the Worcester coach, is all set to win the series when his best pitcher, nicknamed "The Rube', falls apart.... more

01 May 2022 · 34 minutes
NEGORE, THE COWARD by JACK LONDON

A Siberian tribesman is branded a coward and must find a way to defeat the Russians attacking his tribe to... more

24 Apr 2022 · 31 minutes
THE ROCKING HORSE WINNER by D.H.LAWRENCE

"The Rocking Horse Winner" by D.H. Lawrence: The story revolves aound a young boy who is desperately seeking the love... more

18 Apr 2022 · 41 minutes
SUNDAY BALL by ZANE GREY

"Sunday Ball" by author Zane Grey gives us a rare look at the early days of baseball in middle America,... more

14 Apr 2022 · 37 minutes
BOULE DE SUIF (PT 2) by GUY DE MAUPASSANT

In part two the travelers are growing more and more resentful of Boule de Suif as she continues to say... more

10 Apr 2022 · 51 minutes
BOULE DE SUIF (PT. 1) by GUY de MAUPASSANT

First published in April of 1880, "Boule de Suif" is one of Maupassant's most famous and important stories. The term... more

03 Apr 2022 · 46 minutes
WHITE AND YELLOW by JACK LONDON

Working for the fish patrol in the San Francisco Bay area, a young man faces down a gang of Chinamen... more

27 Mar 2022 · 26 minutes
SPECIAL PRESENTATION: 1001 GREATEST LOVE STORIES:: KING CHARLES II AND NELL GWYNN

This is the story of a popular hedonistic King (Britain's Charles II) and Nell Gwynn, who came from the worst... more

23 Mar 2022 · 28 minutes
THE HUNTER'S LODGE CASE by AGATHA CHRISTIE

With Poirot recovering from the flu, Hastings sets out to solve a murder. In the process, as Hastings share the... more

20 Mar 2022 · 34 minutes
THE LADY WITH THE LAMP: THE STORY OF FLORENCE NIGHTINGALE by ELMER ADAMS AND WARREN FOSTER

Her name has become synonymous with saving lives and gave us the name for Nightingale helicopters that provide fast transport... more

13 Mar 2022 · 18 minutes
JIM BAKER'S BLUE JAY YARN by MARK TWAIN

Jim Baker's BlueJay Yarn by Mark Twain-When Mark Twain stayed in a California gold camp in 1864-65 he picked up... more

13 Mar 2022 · 17 minutes
HOW ROBIN HOOD CAME TO BE AN OUTLAW by HOWARD PYLE

From the Merry Adventures of Robin Hood of Great Reknown in Nottinghamshire is an 1883 novel by the American illustrator... more

06 Mar 2022 · 29 minutes
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"The Rocking Horse Winner" by D.H. Lawrence: The story revolves aound a young boy who is desperately seeking the love of his... more