Rank #1: Ep. 608, The Inimitable Jeeves, Part 1of7, by P.G. Wodehouse
How can Jeeves help Bertie’s friend Bingo Little get out of the soup? P.G. Wodehouse, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #2: Ep. 577, The Secret Adversary, Part 1 of 9, by Agatha Christie
Tommy and Tuppence are two old friends who are having some hard luck after the war. But once they form the company of Young Adventurers, LTD, adventure comes knocking. Agatha Christie, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #3: Ep. 594, The Circular Staircase, Part 1of9, by Mary Roberts Rinehart
A spunky spinster and her niece and nephew rent a nice country house for the summer. But when shots ring out at three in the morning, their vacation takes a tragic turn . Mary Roberts Rinehart - today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #4: Ep. 586, The Mysterious Key and What It Opened, part 1of2, by Louisa May Alcott
Louisa May Alcott is back with “blood and thunder”. She gives us a tale of a boy with mysterious secrets and suspect agendas - today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #5: Ep. 556, The Mummy's Curse, by Louisa May Alcott
Lost in the Pyramids, or The Mummy's Curse, by Louisa May Alcott
Rank #6: Ep. 562, Love Among the Chickens, part 1of6, by P.G. Wodehouse
Famous bombastic borrower Stanley Featherstonehough Ukridge is convinced that his complete ignorance of farming gives him a particular advantage in the subject. And he persuades his wife and his mild-mannered chum to start a chicken farm with him. P.G. Wodehouse, today on The Classic Tales Podcast
Rank #7: Ep. 540, The Dying Detective, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Sherlock Holmes lies in the grip of a deadly illness. There is only one person in this world that can save him, and it’s not Dr. Watson.
Rank #8: Ep. 557, Behind a Mask, part 1 of 4, by Louisa May Alcott
All in the Coventry household are curious about the new governess, little Jean Muir. But is the slight and frail girl all she seems to be?
Rank #9: Ep. 597, The Colour Out of Space, by H.P. Lovecraft
After a meteorite strikes near a farmhouse outside of Arkham, strange things begin to happen. While the scientifically minded speak of discovering a new element, locals sense something more sinister is in the air. H.P. Lovecraft, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #10: Ep. 576, The Crystal Egg, by H.G. Wells
In an aging bric-a-brac shop, a certain crystal egg has suddenly become so important, the shop owner has declared it not for sale. For, only he knows the crystal egg's mystifying secret. H.G. Wells, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #11: Ep. 547, The Room in the Dragon Volant, Part 1of5, by Sheridan LeFanu
Sheridan LeFanu’s Gothic novella of a haunted hotel in newly post-Napoleonic Paris. Today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #12: Ep. 538, The Purloined Letter and The Leopard Man's Story, by Edgar Allan Poe a
Journey through the history of mystery with Edgar Allan Poe and Jack London, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #13: Ep. 535, The Metamorphosis, Part 1 of 3, by Franz Kafka
One morning, as Gregor Samsa was waking up from anxious dreams, he discovered that he had been turned into a giant verminous bug. Franz Kafka, today on The Classic Tales Podcast. This episode of The Classic Tales Podcast is made possible by its listeners. With much heartfelt gratitude, we thank those who have gone to www.thebestaudiobooks.com and become financial supporters. We couldn’t do this without you.
Rank #14: Ep. 541, The Magic Mirror, by George MacDonald
A poor student discovers an antique mirror with a terrible secret.
Rank #15: Ep. 619, The Dead and the Countess, by Gertrude Atherton
Why are the dead suddenly restless in a quiet graveyard in Brittany? Gertrude Atherton, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #16: Ep. 588, Deathworld, Part1of6, by Harry Harrison
Jason dinAlt is a psionic gambler who uses his erratic abilities to tip the odds in his favor. He is made an offer he can’t refuse by a man who is waging a war – not with another army, but with a planet. Harry Harrison - today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #17: Ep. 561, The Hanging Stranger, by Philip K. Dick
Something simply out of the ordinary turns into an unspeakable horror. Philip K. Dick, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #18: Ep. 555, The Flowering of the Strange Orchid, by H.G. Wells
Winter Wedderburn has only one thing to occupy his time – the cultivating of rare and exotic orchids. One day he comes across a strange orchid with an especially exotic history. H.G. Wells, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #19: Ep. 610,The Inimitable Jeeves, Part 3of7, by P.G. Wodehouse
Will Bertie’s scheme to help Bingo Little come off without a hitch, or are there many more spring-ready hitches hiding in the bushes? P.G. Wodehouse, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.
Rank #20: Ep. 607,The Harbor Master, by Robert W. Chambers
Could there really be a man with gills like a fish, which haunts the harbors in the North? Robert W. Chambers, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.