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$30,000 Bequest and Other Stories
A book of short stories and humorous anecdotes by Mark Twain, published together in 1906. (Summary by Tricia G) Author - Mark Twain. Narrator - LibriVox Community. Published Date - Thursday, 19 January 2023.
Loki, Norse god of mischief, has been banished to earth for a crime he may or may not have committed. But he has a plan to regain his powers and return to Asgard to prove his innocence.If he isn’t stopped first.While working his mission to save...
10 Short Stories Volume 1
This Anthology contains the following short stories: Author - Martin Lundqvist. Narrator - Elaine Hidayat. Published Date - Sunday, 22 January 2023. Copyright - © 2021 Martin Lundqvist ©.
10 Short Stories Volume 3
This anthology contains ten quirky and mostly humorous short stories. It contains the following stories: Author - Martin Lundqvist. Narrator - Martin Lundqvist. Published Date - Sunday, 22 January 2023. Copyright - © 2021 Martin Lundqvist ©.
10 Short Stories: Volume 2
This anthology contains a mix of mostly humorous short stories. It contains the following stories:Jared Pond Saves (and Deflowers) an Arabic Princess.The Meditation Camp.The Shooting at Dave's Mansion.Diah Lubis and the Polish Sausage Quest.Diah Lubis...
100 Tinder Dates!
A flash fiction story about the successful lawyer Geoffrey's 100th Tinder Date! Author - Martin Lundqvist. Narrator - Martin Lundqvist. Published Date - Sunday, 22 January 2023. Copyright - © 2019 Martin Lundqvist ©.
13 Reasons for Murder: Meathead
Florida’s deadliest serial killer has hit a dry spell, and almost unbelievably, her love life is to blame.Despite the obvious danger to her, Britney Cage has somehow collected a boy toy who also happens to be a cop. And she can’t make a move without...
13 Reasons for Murder: Politeness Kills
Britney Cage collects people.From her friends to her clients to the thousands of employees her temp agency places throughout Tampa, Britney obsessively sifts through humanity in search of the ones who might—in some way or other—prove useful to...
50 Shades of Worf: Darker Ages
Magic, Dragons, Celebrity LARPing…...and a sack full of meth ferrets.Farnsworth and Diego are back, leading the newly appointed Division of Nerd Crime into the black heart of the regional Renaissance Festival where someone has stolen celebrity D&D...
50 Shades of Worf: Fried Chicken
“Is that a fried chicken leg in your pocket or are you happy to see me?”Farnsworth and Diego must complete their most difficult undercover mission yet: infiltrating the Alabama Mafia. Not only does the mob want General Saunder’s secret blend of herbs...
50 Shades of Worf: The Holiday Special
Detective Rick Diego, just wants one thing for the holidays: a functional restroom. Instead, he discovers the true meaning of Christmas… Aliens.Farnsworth still believes in Santa Claus, and he absolutely insists on sitting on the fat man’s lap to get...
50 Short Stories
This anthology consists of fifty stories, which are separated into four series as well as independent stories.The serialised short stories are:The Dating Mishaps of the Luckless Lawyer (humour, 8 stories), which follows the successful lawyer Geoffrey,...
A Baker's Divorce
Cal Baker is a lifelong rocker who had a number one hit in 1979. Since then, he's managed to barely cling to a career by chasing every musical trend that looked promising. Along the way, he was married and divorced a dozen times. Now, he's sixty-two...
A Ballad of John Silver
LibriVox volunteers bring you nine different recordings ofA Ballad of John Silver, by John Masefield, to celebrate International Talk Like a Pirate Day. This was the weekly poetry project for the week of September 17th, 2006. Author - John Masefield....
A Christmas Cruise Caper
Christmas magic can happen…Starr Snowden refuses to stay in her upstate New York hometown for Christmas where her ex-boyfriend and his new wife have recently announced she’s pregnant. Noah Jordan doesn’t want to spend another Boston Christmas with his...
A Connecticut Yankee In King Arthur's Court
Hank Morgan is a mechanic, an engineer, and a foreman at the Colt Arms Factory. One day he gets into an argument, "conducted with crowbars," with an employee known as "Hercules." A blow to Hank's head sends him back to King Arthur's England in the...
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (version 2)
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court is an 1889 novel by American humorist and writer Mark Twain. The work is a very early example of time travel in literature, anticipating by six years H. G. Wells' The Time Machine of 1895 (however, unlike...
A Cornish Odyssey
"Funny, poignant, each chapter a surprise, as this young man not only discovers the magic of Cornwall, but the magic inherently in him." - Deidre GainorA humorous, fish out of water story, this page-turner is a delight, a romp through Cornwall that...
A Dog's Tale
This short novel of Twain’s, from 1903, is told from the point of view of a loyal and beloved family pet. Themes of heroics, valor and heart-wrenching tenderness fill this work. The story is also filled with happy events as well as sad ones and is...
A Double-Barreled Detective Story
Mark Twain is at his irreverent best with this hilarious parody of the 19th-century mystery. The tale begins with the murder of Flint Buckner and a heinous crime against a young woman. A man with special gifts - no less a personage than Sherlock...
A Genie Ruins Everything
Phenomenal Cosmic Power... Itty Bitty Moral Compass.With paranormal activity at an all-time high, Arturo Brooks and Edward Smith decide to stop working for others and form their own paranormal detective agency. They're not the only ones. The market is...
A Good Keen Man
Barry Crump was one of New Zealand’s most popular authors of all time. From A Good Keen Man in 1960 through to his death in 1996, over a million copies of the 24 books he wrote were sold. He was a superb storyteller, who captured perfectly the laconic...
A Guest at the Ludlow and Other Stories
Not Yet Available Author - Bill Nye. Narrator - LibriVox Community. Published Date - Thursday, 19 January 2023.
A Guide to Men
A series of occasionally witty one-liners, poems and considerations on the subject of Men, Women and their Conjunction. By turns tender, bland, sexist (in both directions!) and funny. Summary by Cori Samuel.From the text:A man is like a park squirrel;...
A Handyman Can't Fix The Wasteland Vol. 1
A dark comedy light novel. Paul is a simple handyman looking for work, but introducing himself as a handyman is the biggest mistake he can make. Why? Because someone’s on a murdering rampage. Everyone calls this infamous killer "The Handyman."A woman...