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Publisher Description

This 2007 Audie Award finalist features more than three hours of some of the greatest shorts stories of all time.

James Thurber's "The Night the Ghost Got In"

performed by Isaiah Sheffer

Comic Mayhem is unleashed when a family hears a ghost in the night... and calls in the police.

Edith Wharton's "Roman Fever"

performed by Maria Tucci

Two women reflect on romance and intrigue, long ago in Rome.

Jack London's "Make Westing"

performed by Steven Gilborn

Danger, adventure, corruption and secrecy dog a ship as it rounds Cape Horn.

D.H. Lawrence's "The Rocking Horse Winner"

performed by John Shea

A dark fable of a magical toy helping a little boy cope with family troubles.

Shirley Jackson's "The Lottery"

performed by Marian Seldes

In Jackson's classic nightmare of society and sacrifice, someone will be the chosen one.

Raymond Carver's "Cathedral"

performed by James Naughton

A subtle and intimate portrait of a man during a visit from his wife's blind friend.

GENRE
Fiction
NARRATOR
IS
Isaiah Sheffer
LENGTH
03:14
hr min
RELEASED
2005
June 1
PUBLISHER
Symphony Space
LANGUAGE
EN
English
SIZE
99.3
MB