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A collection of 45 short stories which threaten to unhinge the listener's mind. Strange phenomena, insane genius, inexplicable happenings and the inability to deal with life and death are all themes which run through this brilliant selection.


1. 'This is All' by Barry Pain
2. 'The Mysterious Card' by Cleveland Moffett
3. 'The Card Unveiled' by Cleveland Moffett
4. 'The Artist’s Secret' by Olive Schreiner
5. 'August Heat' by W. F. Harvey
6. 'A Madman’s Manuscript' by Charles Dickens
7. 'The Missing Years' by Barry Pain
8. 'The Terrible Old Man' by H. P. Lovecraft
9. 'The Bet' by Anton Chekhov
10. 'The Diary of Mr. Poynter' by M. R. James
11. 'Pigeons from Hell' by Robert E. Howard
12. 'The Last Leaf' by O. Henry
13. 'The Magnet' by Barry Pain
14. 'Her Lover' by Maxim Gorky
15. 'The White Dog' by Fedor Sologub
16. 'Pickman’s Model' by H. P. Lovecraft
17. 'A Very Black Business' by Ernest Bramah
18. 'Sea Curse' by Robert E. Howard
19. 'The Man who Hated Aspidistras' by W. F. Harvey
20. 'Green Tea' by J. Sheridan Le Fanu
21. 'The End of a Show' by Barry Pain
22. 'The Evil Clergyman' by H. P. Lovecraft
23. 'Double Demon' by W. F. Harvey
24. 'Mad Monkton' by Wilkie Collins 25. 'Cool Air' by H. P. Lovecraft
26. 'Dead of Night' by W. F. Harvey
27. 'The Heart of the Fire' by W. F. Harvey
28. 'His Brother’s Keeper' by W. W. Jacobs
29. 'The Dream' by A. J. Alan
30. 'Query' by Seamark

and 15 other disturbing and unsettling stories.
Public Domain (P)2015 Red Door Audiobooks
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1 out of 5 stars
By Santie Sol on 12-02-15

just no.

the narrator totally ruined this one for me. I just could not deal with it the rythem of her reading. I tried speeding it up and slowing it down and I just could not get past it. shame.

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