Selected Short's most popular volume! Over three hours of stories to tickle your funny bone.
Nicholson Baker's "Subsoil"
performed by Thomas Gibson
A darkly comic thriller about a tractor historian besieged by man-eating potatoes.
David Schickler's "Jamaica"
performed by Isaiah Sheffer
A man with his head stuck between the banisters has no choice but to listen in on his wife's "Gorgon Book Club."
Neil Gaiman's "Chivalry"
performed by Christina Pickles
A delicious tale of an elderly British matron who buys the Holy Grail at a rummage sale.
Leonard Michaels' "Nachman from Los Angeles"
performed by David Rakoff
A wonderfully silly tale of misadventure on a college campus.
Etgar Keret's "Fatso"
performed by John Guare
An offbeat romance with a very comic nightly ritual.
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Why just one track?
While the stories are interesting and well told, I was very disappointed to find that the entire 'album' is presented as a single track. With all these different short stories, I normally would want to pick and choose when listening. Bad choice of format, folks.