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Publisher's Summary

An enthralling collection of strange stories where characters are challenged to do something completely out of the ordinary.

  • The Earl, the Warder and the Wayward Heiress by J. S. Fletcher
  • The Giraffe Problem by Barry Pain
  • The Man who Stole a Meeting House by John Townsend Trowbridge
  • The Box Tunnel by Charles Reade
  • A Lucky Number by S. B. Hale
  • The Brown Wallet by Stacy Aumonier
  • The Bet by Anton Chekhov
  • Juxtapositions by Stacy Aumonier
  • Zodomirsky's Duel by Alexandre Dumas
  • Twenty-Six Men and a Girl by Maxim Gorky
  • Mons. Casscruche's Inspiration by George Walter Thornbury
  • The 19 Club by A. J. Alan
  • The Changeling by W. W. Jacobs
  • The Belated Russian Passport by Mark Twain
  • The Pistol Shot by Alexander Pushkin
  • Where was Wych Street by Stacy Aumonier
  • The Judgement of Paris by Leonard Merrick
  • The Black Poodle by F. Anstey
  • A Desperate Adventure by Max Adeler
  • One Thousand Dollars by O. Henry
  • A Rash Experiment by W. W. Jacobs

Public Domain (P)2015 Red Door Audiobooks

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  • 2017-05-08

Great Stories, Reader is TERRIBLE

Would you listen to Stories of Duels, Trials, Bets and Dares again? Why?

yes if read by someone else

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What didn’t you like about Cathy Dobson’s performance?

Everything, she pauses at the wrong moments, like an alien whose just recently learnt to communicate with humans