Selected Shorts

  • von Evelyn Waugh, Molly Giles, Ray Bradbury, Italo Calvino, Adam Haslett
  • Sprecher: Tony Roberts, John Shea, Leonard Nimoy, Blair Brown, Rochelle Oliver
  • 3 Std. 12 Min.
  • Hörspiel


A boon for booklovers, this audio set features funny, fantastical and poignant stories about people with unique and passionate connections to the written word.Tony Roberts reads a hilarious Walter R. Brooks story about how Ed - a talking horse - became a voracious reader of adventure tales and mysteries. In a story by Italo Calvino, read by John Shea, a man tries to make the most of his beach holiday by reading and making love at the same time. Leonard Nimoy performs a dark, vintage Evelyn Waugh tickler about a stranded jungle explorer forced to read Dickens aloud. Plus more memorable stories by Ray Bradbury, Molly Giles and Adam Haslett, read by Rochelle Oliver, Blair Brown and Isaiah Sheffer.