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Fifty Tales of Mystery and Adventure Audiobook

Fifty Tales of Mystery and Adventure

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Publisher's Summary

A gripping collection of the very best classic mystery and adventure stories.

  • 1. "Rose Rose" by Barry Pain
  • 2. "The Perfect Crime" by Seamark
  • 3. "The Well" by W. W. Jacobs
  • 4. "The Tea-Leaf" by Edgar Jepson and Robert Eustace
  • 5. "The Step" by E. F. Benson
  • 6. "The Queer Feet" by G. K. Chesterton
  • 7. "The Beast with Five Fingers" by W. F. Harvey
  • 8. "The Enemy" by Hugh Walpole
  • 9. "An Impromptu Dance" by A. J. Alan
  • 10. "The Red-Headed League" by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
  • 11. "The Wedding Guest" by Guy Boothby
  • 12. "Caterpillars" by E. F. Benson
  • 13. "Juxtapositions" by Stacy Aumonier
  • 14. "August Heat" by W. F. Harvey
  • 15. "Lost in a Pyramid" by Louisa M. Alcott
  • 16. "A Joy Ride" by A. J. Alan
  • 17. "Afterward" by Edith Wharton
  • 18. "His Brother's Keeper" by W. W. Jacobs
  • 19. "Miss Bracegirdle Does Her Duty" by Stacy Aumonier
  • 20. "The Gold Bug" by Edgar Allan Poe

And 30 other riveting tales.

Public Domain (P)2015 Red Door Audiobooks

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  • Mathew
    12/03/15
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    "Disappointed"

    I was excited about this collection, but I could not get past the narrator. Her pace and inflection led me to focus on her voice and style of narration at the expense of the stories. I couldn't get past it, and ended up quitting this book after only a couple of tales.

    2 of 4 people found this review helpful
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    Florida
    29/01/16
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    "Poor Narration"

    This narrator/reader mispronounced many words because she fails to bother with the context. it is as though she is a mere automaton with incomplete and erroneous programing. she needs to learn to pay attention as she reads. many times she seems to be reading line-by-line rather than sentence-by-sentence. I have made similar evaluations in previous books narrated by this person, so she is consistently making the same mistakes.

    0 of 2 people found this review helpful

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