Classic Audio Books

Tell Tale Heart on Audio

Free Halloween Audiobooks and Edgar Allen Poe

Each year we provide our take on Halloween Audio Books that you can enjoy as part of the Halloween season.  This year I was reminded of one of the classic horror stories that I experienced in my youth, Tell-Tale Heart by Edgar Allan Poe. Being from Boston I saw much coverage recently about Poe and […]

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Listen to the Classic Wizard of Oz on Audio

Today Google reminded everyone that it is the 71st anniversary of the classic 1939 movie the Wizard of Oz.  I have fond memories of seeing the movie but also of reading the book by L. Frank Baum.  We have a few different offerings of this classic audio book. Some may be surprised to know that […]

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Poetry Was Meant for Audio Performances

As both a fan of poetry and audio books I wanted to highlight some of the poetry offerings of our downloadable audio book store.  This month is National Poetry Month in the United States.  This annual celebration of poetry was started back in 1996 by the Academy of American Poets.  Inspired by other monthly celebrations […]

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Charles Dickens’ Little Dorrit a True Classic

I stumbled onto the WGBH series of Charles Dicken’s Little Dorrit a few weeks ago.  I did not even know it was a series but I found it so interesting and entertaining I saw all 5 episodes which ended last night. Charles Dickens wrote many books in the 1800’s.  He is probably better known for […]

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