Cover image of The Classic Tales Podcast
(1340)
Education
Literature

The Classic Tales Podcast

Updated 20 days ago

Education
Literature
Read more

Every week, join award-winning narrator B.J. Harrison as he narrates the greatest stories the world has ever known. From the jungles of South America to the Mississippi Delta, from Victorian England to the sands of the Arabian desert, join us on a fantastic journey through the words of the world's greatest authors. Critically-acclaimed and highly recommended for anyone who loves a good story with plenty of substance.

Read more

Every week, join award-winning narrator B.J. Harrison as he narrates the greatest stories the world has ever known. From the jungles of South America to the Mississippi Delta, from Victorian England to the sands of the Arabian desert, join us on a fantastic journey through the words of the world's greatest authors. Critically-acclaimed and highly recommended for anyone who loves a good story with plenty of substance.

iTunes Ratings

1340 Ratings
Average Ratings
1139
102
34
32
33

Great podcast.

By doc_celt - Mar 27 2019
Read more

Another good reason to look forward to Fridays.

Weekly treat

By Britt Neff - Mar 02 2019
Read more

I look forward to your podcast every week! Many thanks!

iTunes Ratings

1340 Ratings
Average Ratings
1139
102
34
32
33

Great podcast.

By doc_celt - Mar 27 2019
Read more

Another good reason to look forward to Fridays.

Weekly treat

By Britt Neff - Mar 02 2019
Read more

I look forward to your podcast every week! Many thanks!

Cover image of The Classic Tales Podcast

The Classic Tales Podcast

Updated 20 days ago

Read more

Every week, join award-winning narrator B.J. Harrison as he narrates the greatest stories the world has ever known. From the jungles of South America to the Mississippi Delta, from Victorian England to the sands of the Arabian desert, join us on a fantastic journey through the words of the world's greatest authors. Critically-acclaimed and highly recommended for anyone who loves a good story with plenty of substance.

Rank #1: Ep. 608, The Inimitable Jeeves, Part 1of7, by P.G. Wodehouse

Podcast cover
Read more

How can Jeeves help Bertie’s friend Bingo Little get out of the soup? P.G. Wodehouse, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.

Jan 04 2019
40 mins
Play

Rank #2: Ep. 577, The Secret Adversary, Part 1 of 9, by Agatha Christie

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Jun 01 2018
1 hour 6 mins
Play

Rank #3: Ep. 594, The Circular Staircase, Part 1of9, by Mary Roberts Rinehart

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Sep 28 2018
57 mins
Play

Rank #4: Ep. 586, The Mysterious Key and What It Opened, part 1of2, by Louisa May Alcott

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Aug 03 2018
1 hour
Play

Rank #5: Ep. 556, The Mummy's Curse, by Louisa May Alcott

Podcast cover
Read more

Lost in the Pyramids, or The Mummy's Curse, by Louisa May Alcott

Jan 05 2018
29 mins
Play

Rank #6: Ep. 562, Love Among the Chickens, part 1of6, by P.G. Wodehouse

Podcast cover
Read more

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

Feb 16 2018
1 hour 2 mins
Play

Rank #7: Ep. 540, The Dying Detective, by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Sep 15 2017
40 mins
Play

Rank #8: Ep. 557, Behind a Mask, part 1 of 4, by Louisa May Alcott

Podcast cover
Read more

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?

Jan 12 2018
59 mins
Play

Rank #9: Ep. 597, The Colour Out of Space, by H.P. Lovecraft

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Oct 19 2018
1 hour 25 mins
Play

Rank #10: Ep. 576, The Crystal Egg, by H.G. Wells

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

May 25 2018
48 mins
Play

Rank #11: Ep. 547, The Room in the Dragon Volant, Part 1of5, by Sheridan LeFanu

Podcast cover
Read more

Sheridan LeFanu’s Gothic novella of a haunted hotel in newly post-Napoleonic Paris. Today on The Classic Tales Podcast.

Nov 03 2017
55 mins
Play

Rank #12: Ep. 538, The Purloined Letter and The Leopard Man's Story, by Edgar Allan Poe a

Podcast cover
Read more

Journey through the history of mystery with Edgar Allan Poe and Jack London, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.

Sep 01 2017
58 mins
Play

Rank #13: Ep. 535, The Metamorphosis, Part 1 of 3, by Franz Kafka

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Aug 11 2017
46 mins
Play

Rank #14: Ep. 541, The Magic Mirror, by George MacDonald

Podcast cover
Read more

A poor student discovers an antique mirror with a terrible secret.

Sep 22 2017
54 mins
Play

Rank #15: Ep. 619, The Dead and the Countess, by Gertrude Atherton

Podcast cover
Read more

Why are the dead suddenly restless in a quiet graveyard in Brittany? Gertrude Atherton, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.

Mar 22 2019
39 mins
Play

Rank #16: Ep. 588, Deathworld, Part1of6, by Harry Harrison

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Aug 17 2018
59 mins
Play

Rank #17: Ep. 561, The Hanging Stranger, by Philip K. Dick

Podcast cover
Read more

Something simply out of the ordinary turns into an unspeakable horror. Philip K. Dick, today on The Classic Tales Podcast.

Feb 09 2018
41 mins
Play

Rank #18: Ep. 555, The Flowering of the Strange Orchid, by H.G. Wells

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Dec 29 2017
22 mins
Play

Rank #19: Ep. 610,The Inimitable Jeeves, Part 3of7, by P.G. Wodehouse

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Jan 18 2019
1 hour 5 mins
Play

Rank #20: Ep. 607,The Harbor Master, by Robert W. Chambers

Podcast cover
Read more

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.

Dec 28 2018
1 hour 4 mins
Play

Similar Podcasts