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Forty breathtaking short stories of gripping adventures, secrets and strange conspiracies.
'The Dust That Was Barren' by P. C. Wren
'The Deserter' by Stacy Aumonier
'The Lighthouse on Shivering Sand' by J. S. Fletcher
'The Secret of the Smoked Spectacles' by William Le Queux
'The 39 Steps' by John Buchan
'Three Pennyworth of Luck' by Basil Murray
'The Secret of Dr. Vaux’s Intrigue' by William Le Queux
'A Thread of Scarlet' by J. J. Bell
'How I Became a Secret Agent' by Dr. A. K. Graves
'The Adventure of the Mazzarin Stone' by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
'The Lake' by W. F. Harvey
'The Coffin Merchant' by Richard Middleton
'The Earl, the Warder and the Wayward Heiress' by J. S. Fletcher
'The Victim' by Perceval Gibbon
'Over an Absinthe Bottle' by W. C. Morrow
'The Paradise of Thieves' by G. K. Chesterton
'The Secret of the Black Bag' by William Le Queux
'The Vampire' by Jan Neruda
'The Mind-Readers' by Edgar Wallace
'The Mysterious Card' by Cleveland Moffet
Plus 20 more gripping adventure stories.
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- Simon Andrew Robinson
Cathy Dobson spoilt this collection
Would you try another book written by the authors or narrated by Cathy Dobson?
Horrible grating voice by Cathy Dobson,
Would you recommend The Great Adventure Story Collection to your friends? Why or why not?
the collection was ok not great, i would love to tell you about some of the story's but Cathy really spoilt it for me
What didn’t you like about Cathy Dobson’s performance?
Mon-atone voice not enough range to tell the difference between one character and the next
If you could play editor, what scene or scenes would you have cut from The Great Adventure Story Collection?
Any additional comments?
lose Cathy Dobson
9 people found this helpful
The stories were excellent! I loved the selection. I personally didn't care much for the narrator- I felt that her style didn't really complement the stories. She did kinda grow on me some over the course of the 24 hours of listening though.
4 people found this helpful
narration ruins it
omg! the monotonous narration is truly aweful.
something about her cadences is impossible to listen to.
- L. Wittke
Great would not be the word I would use
This book came up when I searched for R. Austin Freeman. I did not find these comparable.
- Loyal Stutzman
everything about this book is awful. absolutely everything. story. narration. don't waste your time or money