Eighteen of the very best American short stories, each a classic in its own right.
Stories include The Little Frenchman and his Water Lots, by George Pope Morris; The Angel of the Odd, by Edgar Allan Poe; The Schoolmasters's Progress, by Caroline M.S. Kirkland; The Watkinson Evening, by Eliza Leslie; Titbottom's Spectacles, by George William Curtis; My Double and How He Undid Me, by Edward Everett Hale; A Visit to the Asylum for Aged and Decayed Punsters, by Oliver Wendell Holmes; The Celebrated Jumping Frog of Calaveras County, by Mark Twain; Elder Brown's Backslide, by Harry Stillwell Edwards; The Hotel Experience of Mr. Pink Fluker, by Richard Malcolm Johnston; The Nice People, by Henry Cuyler Bunner; The Buller-Podington Compact, by Frank Richard Stockton; Colonel Starbottle for the Plaintiff, by Bret Harte; The Duplicity of Hargraves, by O. Henry; Bargain Day at Tutt House, by George Randolph Chester; A Call, by Grace MacCowan Cooke; How the Widow Won the Deacon, by William James Lampton; and Gideon, by Wells Hastings. Download and start listening now!