Skip to main content

Audio Books & Poetry

Listen to free audio books and poetry recordings! This library of audio books and poetry features digital recordings and MP3's from the Naropa Poetics Audio Archive, LibriVox, Project Gutenberg, Maria Lectrix, and Internet Archive users.



rss RSS
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U remove-circle V W X Y Z
SHOW DETAILS
up-solid down-solid
eye
Title
Date Archived
Creator
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Vachel Lindsay
audio

eye 6,280

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Golden Book of Springfield by Vachel Lindsay. Read in English by Chuck Williamson The Golden Book of Springfield is American poet Vachel Lindsay's strange and mystical odyssey through the Springfield, Illinois of 2018, where the residents of that city strive to turn their home into a democratic utopia. It is a "Springfield a hundred years hence," a dreamlike space of spiritual and social awakenings. But when the threat of international war begins to loom over...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, utopian fiction
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Vachel Lindsay
audio

eye 109,240

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox  volunteers bring you 12 recordings of Sunshine by Vachel Lindsay. This was the Weekly Poetry project for  March 18, 2018. Read in English by Bruce Kachuk; Chris Pyle; David Lawrence; Newgatenovelist; fshort; Greg Giordano; Jazzily Jones; Larry Wilson; Phil Schempf; RajVO; Tomas Peter and tovarisch. It is hardly necessary, perhaps, to mention Mr. Lindsay's loyalty to the people of his place and hour, or the training in sympathy with their aims and ideals which he has achieved through...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry, literature, nature, philosophy, children, girl, sun, infant
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Vachel Lindsay
audio

eye 6,813

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Chinese Nightingale and Other Poems by Vachel Lindsay. Read in English by Tony Addison; Ezwa; Newgatenovelist; Melissa Hoffman; Dini Steyn; Amabam; Alexandra Helms; Crystal Rogers; Larry Wilson; Diana Schmidt; Nancee Cline; Kathleen Moore; Kristin Gjerløw This is a collection of poems on various topics by Vachel Lindsay. Please note that the Booker T. Washington trilogy had to be omitted from this collection. - Summary by Carolin For further information, including...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry, New York
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Valentine Williams
audio

eye 25,701

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Man with the Clubfoot by Valentine Williams. Read in English by Mark Nelson "The Man with the Clubfoot" is one of the most ingenious and sinister secret agents in Europe. It is to him that the task is assigned of regaining possession of an indiscreet letter written by the Kaiser. Desmond Okewood, a young British officer with a genius for secret service work, sets out to thwart this man and, incidentally, discover the whereabouts of his brother. He penetrates...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, librivox, audiobook, World War I, spies
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Valentine Williams
audio

eye 25,990

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Clubfoot the Avenger by Valentine Williams. Read in English by Mark Nelson At the conclusion of The Return of Clubfoot, Dr. Grundt has been left for dead on a south sea island by former secret agent Desmond Oakwood. Oakwood and his brother Francis are now retired from the Secret Service and are living comfortably retired in England. But the body of an apparent suicide is discovered in a car park in London, and the possibility that Grundt is alive and seeking revenge in...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, librivox, audiobook, valentine williams, clubfoot
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Valentine Williams
audio

eye 24,148

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Return of Clubfoot by Valentine Williams. Read in English by Mark Nelson: Whilst spending a holiday in a small Central American Republic, Desmond Okewood, of the Secret Service, learns from a dying beachcomber of a hidden treasure. With the assistance of a millionaire, he sets out for Cock Island, in the Pacific. To his astonishment he discovers that the Man with the Clubfoot, whom he had regarded as dead, has anticipated him. It is obvious to Okewood that his old...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, audiobook, World War I, valentine williams
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Valentí Almirall i Llozer
audio

eye 7,836

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Lo Catalanisme by Valentí Almirall i Llozer. Read in Catalan by Josep Maria Camps Collet "Lo Catalanisme" és l’obra de referència de Valentí Almirall i va suposar l’arrencada del catalanisme polític o nacionalisme català a finals del segle XIX. Partint de l’anàlisi de països com els Estats Units o Suïssa, la seva proposta era, des de Catalunya i amb el concepte de "particularisme", influir en el conjunt d’Espanya per descentralitzar el...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, catalunya, almirall, català, diari català, centre català, memorial de...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Valmiki
audio

eye 39,487

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Ramayan, Book 6 by Valmiki. Read in English by om123 The Ramayan is an ancient Sanskrit epic. It is attributed to the Hindu sage Valmiki and forms an important part of the Hindu canon (smṛti). The Ramayana is one of the two great epics of India, the other being Mahabharata. It is the story of Rama, who embarks on an epic journey followed by the fight with Ravana, the demon king who abducted Rama's wife, Sita. The epic depicts the duties of relationships, portraying...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Valmiki
audio

eye 29,478

favorite 3

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Ramayan Book 5 by Valmiki. Read by om123 The Ramayan is an ancient Sanskrit epic. It is attributed to the Hindu sage Valmiki and forms an important part of the Hindu canon (smṛti). The Ramayana is one of the two great epics of India, the other being Mahabharata. It is the story of Rama, who embarks on an epic journey followed by the fight with Ravana, the demon king who abducted Rama's wife, Sita. The epic depicts the duties of relationships, portraying ideal characters...
Topics: Librivox, audiobooks, Sanskrit, adventure, philosophy
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Van Powell
audio

eye 17,683

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Haunted Hangar by Van Powell. Read in English by VfkaBT Second entry in series of teen aviation stories, filled with lots of scientific jargon, a jewel heist, and adventure. Van Powell is a pseudonym of early Hollywood screenwriter, Ardon Van Buren Powell (1886-1958). ( Matt Pierard) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording....
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Crime, teens, aviation, 30's
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Van Wyck Brooks
audio

eye 21,324

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Ordeal of Mark Twain (Version 2) by Van Wyck Brooks. Read in English by John Greenman The Ordeal of Mark Twain analyzes the literary progression of Samuel L. Clemens and attributes shortcomings to Clemens' mother and wife. The Encyclopaedia Britannica says, Brooks' work "was a psychological study attempting to show that Twain had crippled himself emotionally and curtailed his genius by repressing his natural artistic bent for the sake of his Calvinist...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, samuel l clemens, mark twain, author's influences
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Vance Randolph
audio

eye 6,820

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Life Among the Butterflies by Vance Randolph. Read in English by Tatiana Chichilla Vance Rudolph's informative work about butterflies includes a summary of current (for publication) butterfly literature, butterfly body structure, life cycle, and egg laying process, as well as their classification and survival strategies. - Summary by Tatiana Chichilla For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nature, insects, biology, butterfly, taxonomy
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 48,470

favorite 4

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The American Bee Journal. Vol. XVII No. 11, March 16, 1881 by Various Authors. Read by LibriVox Volunteers The American Bee Journal is the “oldest bee paper in America established in 1861 devoted to scientific bee-culture and the production and sale of pure honey. Published every Wednesday, by Thomas G. Newman, Editor and Proprietor” In this issues are topics from Colchian Honey and Honey-Producing in California to Early Importations of Italian Bees and Tardiness in...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, bees, honey, apiary, farming, apiculture, italian bees, bees wax, small...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 19,281

favorite 4

comment 0

LibriVox recording of American Philosophy Collection Vol. 2 by Various authors. Read by P. J. Taylor This recording is the second in an ongoing series of collections highlighting foundational articles in early 20th Century American philosophy. Volume 2 focuses on the debates surrounding the emergence of the so-called 'New Realism.' Inspired by the early works of the American pragmatists, the new realists opposed idealistic and transcendental metaphysics, and advocated for various forms of...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, philosophy, metaphysics, realism, John Dewey, a. o. lovejoy
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 258,647

favorite 11

comment 1

LibriVox recording of Arabic Language Learning Collection, Vol. 001 by Various. Read in Multilingual by Nicholas James Bridgewater This is a collection of chapters and sections from materials designed to teach the Arabic language, as well as reference materials related to Arabic, materials about the Arabic language and a selection of materials in Arabic to allow the student to practise his or her listening comprehension skills and pronunciation. The materials include course books, modern...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, arabic language learning librivox audiobook
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 36,407

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Birds, Vol. III, No 1, January 1898 by Various. Read by LibriVox Volunteers Birds, Illustrated by Color Photography was a monthly publication of the Nature Study Publishing Company of Chicago. It includes short poems, anecdotes and factual descriptions of birds with accompanying color plates. The magazine was published from 1898-1907 under the various titles, "Birds," "Birds and all Nature," "Nature and Art" and "Birds and Nature."...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nature, birds, 1898, periodicals
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 37,780

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Birds, Vol. III, No 5, May 1898 by Various. Read by LibiVox Volunteers Birds, Illustrated by Color Photography was a monthly publication of the Nature Study Publishing Company of Chicago. It includes short poems, anecdotes and factual descriptions of birds with accompanying color plates. The magazine was published from 1898-1907 under the various titles, "Birds," "Birds and all Nature," "Nature and Art" and "Birds and Nature." Later...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nature, birds, periodicals
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 29,876

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Birds, Vol. I, No 5, May 1897 by Various. Read by LibriVox Volunteers Birds, Illustrated by Color Photography was a monthly publication of the Nature Study Publishing Company of Chicago. It includes short poems, anecdotes and factual descriptions of birds with accompanying color plates. The magazine was published from 1897-1907 under the various titles, "Birds," "Birds and all Nature," "Nature and Art" and "Birds and Nature." Later...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nature, birds, periodicals
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 30,849

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Birds, Vol. I, No 2, February 1897 by Various. Read by LibriVox Volunteers Birds, Illustrated by Color Photography was a monthly publication of the Nature Study Publishing Company of Chicago. It includes short poems, anecdotes and factual descriptions of birds with accompanying color plates. The magazine was published from 1897-1907 under the various titles, "Birds," "Birds and all Nature," "Nature and Art" and "Birds and Nature."...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nature, birds, educational
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 67,398

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Blue Review, Number 3 by Various. Read in English by Phil Benson; The Blue Review was a short lived monthly journal published in London between May and July 1913. The successor to Rhythm, The Blue Review was edited by John Middleton Murry and Katherine Mansfield, but survived only three issues. In addition to poetry and short literary pieces, the review included reviews of theatre, music and the arts and of books recently published in English and French. The third and...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 17,820

favorite 2

comment 1

LibriVox recording of Compilation de poèmes - 011 by Various. Read in French by Margot; Christiane Jehanne; Sonia; Cocotte; Darro Konicek; Ezwa Cette compilation comprend une série de poèmes lus, en langue française, pour LibriVox. - Summary by Ezwa For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poésie
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 108,103

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Black Cat Vol. 01 No. 03 December 1895 by Various. Read in English by ToddHW; Julie Burks; Nemo; NarratorJ; norgus; April6090 The Black Cat (1895-1922) was a monthly literary magazine, publishing original short stories, often about uncanny or fantastical topics. Many writers were largely unknown, but some famous authors also wrote original material for this magazine. The following 6 stories are included in this third issue: "The great star ruby", by Barnes...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, short stories, magazine, uncanny
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 28,956

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Black Cat Vol. 02 No. 1 October 1896 by Various. Read in English by John Walker; Anita23; Julie Burks; ToddHW; Sarah Angelici; Greg Giordano The Black Cat (1895-1922) was a monthly literary magazine, publishing original short stories, often about uncanny or fantastical topics. Many writers were largely unknown, but some famous authors also wrote original material for this magazine. Volume 2 starts off with the following 6 stories in the first issue: > "The...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, romance, Mystery, suspense, magazine, uncanny
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 166,896

favorite 4

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Coffee Break Collection 23 -- Mysteries, Riddles and Conundrums by Various. Read in English by Michele Fry; Craig Campbell; Andrea Kotzer; Anita Sloma-Martinez; ChadH94; William Allan Jones; Garth Burton; Colleen McMahon; KevinS This is the twenty-third Coffee Break Collection, in which Librivox readers select English language public domain works of about 15 minutes or less in duration -- perfect to listen to during commutes, workouts or coffee breaks. The topic for this...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 89,180

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Coffee Break Collection 14 - New Beginnings by Various. Read in English by Lynne T; DrPGould; Eva Davis; Nemo; Devorah Allen; Algy Pug; BettyB; Garth Burton; Patrick Wallace; Colleen McMahon This is the fourteenth collection of our "coffee break" series, involving public domain works that are between 3 and 15 minutes in length. These are great for study breaks, commutes, workouts, or any time you'd like to hear a whole story and only have a few minutes to devote...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 34,405

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Cambridge Modern History. Volume 03, The Wars of Religion by Various. Read in English by LibriVox volunteers. The Cambridge Modern History is a universal history covering the period from 1450 to 1910. It was published in 14 volumes between 1902 and 1912. The series was planned by Lord Acton, who intended it to be a monument of objective, collaborative scholarship, and edited by A.W. Ward, G. W. Prothero and Stanley Leathes. From the preface: "The present volume,...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, tudors, ottoman empire, spanish armada, holy roman empire, valois, a. a....
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 1,882

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Camden's Compliment to Walt Whitman by Various. Read in English by Ed Humpal; Eileen Tipping On the occasion of Walt Whitman's 70th Birthday "Committee of Citizens" in Camden, NJ held a special commemoration in his honor. This slim collection includes a autobiographical note by Whitman and his response to those present as well as a full record of the the speeches and appreciations offered, along with the letters and telegrams that poured in from all over the...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry, letters, Walt Whitman, camden nj, commemorations
LibriVox recording of Causes Of The American Civil War: Secession Statements Of Five Confederate States (South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Georgia, Mississippi) by Various. Read in English by David Wales Some of the states who rebelled against the Federal Government in the American Civil War issued statements by nascent governing bodies explaining why they were attempting to leave. Here are the statements, published in 1860 and 1861, of South Carolina, Texas, Virginia, Mississippi, and Georgia....
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, slavery, American civil war, United States of America, civil war, Texas,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 6,852

favorite 5

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Christmas Carol Collection 2016 by Various. Read by LibriVox Volunteers. LibriVox volunteers bring you a festive selection of Christmas carols for the 2016 holiday. his year's festive collection of 25 Christmas carols includes traditional favourites and lesser-known selections in English, French, German, Greek, Italian, and Latin. The singers wish all listeners around the world a happy and peaceful Christmas. Allons tous à la crèche ; author unknown; music by Ezwa....
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, song, Christmas, music, carols, carol, xmas
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 4,180

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Bugle Song and Other Poems by Various. Read in English by Bruce Kachuk This splendid volume of some of the best poems from a fine selection of our greatest poets paints an ageless depiction of civilization's interaction with and questioning of the natural world. Glorious imagery combined with introspection concerning the plight of mankind prevails throughout this excellent collection. However, amid the poems' vivid descriptions of nature's splendor runs a thread of...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, freedom, wilderness, introspection, fate, destiny, classic poetry,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 12,537

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Christmas Short Works Collection 2015. This year's Christmas collection of short stories, poems and non-fiction features readings in English, French, German and Romanian - Summary by Ruth Golding. Read in English by Maria Kasper; Beth Thomas; Crln Yldz Ksr; David Lawrence; Sarah Jennings; Son of the Exiles; Ed Humpal; Ruth Golding; Tony Addison; Claudia Salto; David Wales; BettyB; Greg Giordano; LisaRubio; Winston Tharp; Garth Burton. Read in French by Herman Roskams. Read...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, short stories, Christmas, poems, xmas
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 24,086

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Coffee Break Collection Vol. 004 This is a collection of short (15 minute or less readings) fiction or non-fiction works in English suitable for a coffee break at work or a short commuter ride. The theme for this collection is HodgePodge: humor, romance, science, long poems, biography, inspirational -- you name it, as long as it's public domain and between 3 and 15 minutes long.(Summary by BellonaTimes) For further information, including links to online text, reader...
Topics: Librivox, Audiobooks, Short Stories
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 176,030

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Coffee Break Collection 012 - The Performing Arts. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. This is the twelfth collection of our "coffee break" series, involving public domain works that are between 3 and 15 minutes in length. These are great for study breaks, commutes, workouts, or any time you'd like to hear a whole story and only have a few minutes to devote to listening. The theme for this collection is "The Performing Arts", with works about...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, drama, music, film, theatre, performance, orchestra, performing arts, acting,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 36,077

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Christmas Short Works Collection 2019 by iety of authors Read in English by Devorah Allen; KevinS; Tomas Peter; John Van Stan; BettyB; Rapunzelina; Garth Burton; April6090; Neslihan Stamboli; Anita Sloma-Martinez; Maria Kasper; ChadH94; MichaelMaggs; Colleen McMahon; Tom Nunes   2019 collection of items with a Christmas theme containing traditional stories,  Christmas traditions, Christmas cakes. We hope you will enjoy it.(Summary Annise) For further information,...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Christmas, holidays
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 36,797

favorite 7

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Brazilian Tales, by Machado de Assis, Medeiros e Albuquerque, Coelho Neto and Carmen Dolores (Emília Bandeira de Melo), translated by Isaac Goldberg. Read by Leni Ribeiro. "Brazilian Tales" is a collection of six short stories selected by Isaac Goldberg as best representative of the Brazilian Literature of his period - the end of the 19th century. His comprehensive preface aims at familiarizing the reader with a literature that was - and still is - virtually...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, fiction, brazil, short stories, south america
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 72,451

favorite 12

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Sea Stories by Various. Read in English by Lynne Thompson; Mike Pelton; Maria Kasper; Dan Craig; Jules Hawryluk; John Van Stan; Isana; Steve C; Phil Schempf; Carolin Ksr; Larry Greene; ScottReyonoldsVoice; Chris Ogilvie Most of us have passed through a period of life during which we have ardently longed to be, if not actually a rover, a buccaneer, or a pirate, at least and really a sailor! To run away to sea has been the misdirected ambition of many a youngster, and some...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, adventure, short stories, marine, anthology
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 26,061

favorite 7

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Best Dog Stories by Booth Tarkington; Jack London; Mary E. Wilkins Freeman; Susan Glaspell; Edwin L. Sabin; Richard le Gallienne; Albert Payson Terhune; Samuel A. Derieux; Warren G. Harding; George Graham Vest; Frank R. Pierce; John Taintor Foote; Vesta Tharp; Roy Norton; George T. Marsh; John Moroso. Read in English by volunteer readers. A collection of adult stories - sad, humorous, and adventurous - about Man's Best Friend. NOTE : Some of these selections contain...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, dogs, short stories, stories, anthology
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 4,598

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, volume 15 by Various. Read in English by roselbex; Rita Boutros; Larry Wilson; Julie Johnson; yourbookvoice; TR Love; czandra; Ariphron; docdlmartin; arbycoors; Natalie Contino The Library of the World's Best Literature, Ancient and Modern, is a work of enormous proportions. Setting out with the simple goal of offering "American households a mass of good reading", the editors drew from literature of all...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, folklore, Romanticism, elizabethan theater, historiography
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 0

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Children's Short Works, Vol. 050 by Various. Read in English by Librivox volunteers. Librivox's Children's Short Works Collection 050: a collection of 15 short works for children in the public domain read by a variety of Librivox members. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, children, fiction, short stories, fairy tales, nursery rhymes, myths,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 12,752

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Harper's Young People, Vol. 01, Issue 32, June 8, 1880 by Various. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers Harper's Young People is an illustrated weekly publication for children that includes short stories, tales from history, natural history, poetry, puzzles, and other fun. This 32nd issue of the serial was published on June 8th, 1880. In this issue, the captain and crew of the Whitewing set sail in the second installment of "The Moral Pirates", "The Story...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry, children, history, animals, doll, books, short stories, society, war,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 5,041

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of La Lecture, tome 3 by Various. Read in French by Margot; Stéphanie; Christiane Jehanne; littlemissclumsy; Jean-Pierre; Alexandre Ivan Kard; Rémi; Sonia; Salma; heidiquist; Isad; Sandra Schmit; Pier; Bittonbailey12. La Lecture était une revue littéraire bi-mensuelle française de la fin du 19e siècle, publiant surtout des nouvelles en feuilleton, mais aussi de la poésie et des textes scientifiques. Voici le tome 3 qui rassemble les six parutions du 10 janvier au 25...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, feuilleton, magazine
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 12,658

favorite 8

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Negro Problem by Various. Read in English by James K. White This is a collection of essays, edited by Booker T. Washington, representative of what historians have characterized as "racial uplift ideology." These and other similar narratives of the time were a reaction to the gradual erosion of the African-American's civil rights across the United States that began during Reconstruction. - Summary by James K. White For further information, including links to...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, african-american, civil rights, racial uplift ideology
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 9,367

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Poetry Collection 133 by Various. Read in English by SuperCoconut; Glenn O'Brien; Arup Sen; Peter Deligdisch; Andrew K Waugh; Son of the Exiles; Malcolm Fisher; Algy Pug; Bruce Kachuk; Shakira Searle; Willy; inflected; Fiddlesticks; Eunah Choi; Christopher Earnings; Phil Schempf; Ruth Golding This is a collection of 27 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for June 2014. This collection includes the following: All Things Bright and Beautiful , by Cecil F. Alexander A...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry collection, short poetry
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 12,685

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Poetry Collection 131. Read in English by azureblue; Winston Tharp; Little Tee; SirQueezle; Shakira Searle; Kasper; inflected; Faith Pak; Glenn O'Brien This is a collection of 13 poems read by LibriVox volunteers for April 2014. Selections this month include the following: An Alice Alphabet by Carolyn Wells Annabel Lee by Edgar Allan Poe Baseball ABC by McLoughlin Bros. The Cremation of Sam McGee by Robert W. Service The Dream by Edna St. Vincent Millay Eldorado by...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry collection, short poetry
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 33,327

favorite 4

comment 0

LibriVox recording of A Selection of 19th Century Scientific Verse by various authors. Read in English by Ruth Golding. In the 18th and early 19th centuries, it was common for discoveries in branches of science such as botany, astronomy and medicine to be described in book-length treatises in verse. By the end of the 19th century this mode of popularising science was falling from favour as the studies of science and the humanities diverged and study became more specialised. This small selection...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, science, mathematics, physics, metaphysics, dynamics, scientist, poetry,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 24,009

favorite 6

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Ghost and Horror Collection 025 by Various. Read in English by Alex Clarke; Jennifer Dallman; Chiquito Crasto; Garth Burton; Emzy73; David Mack; Randall Lazenby; Son of the Exiles; beaglemixtape; Tony Foster A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up your spine, the stench of human flesh, and the occasional touch of wonder. For further information, including links to...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 22,092

favorite 3

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Science Fiction Collection 062 by Various. Read in English by David Derida; Maria Kasper; Nefeli Vidali; Lisa S. Ware; Thomas Rose; Klaatu; Miranda Johnson; Devorah Allen; David Noceti; Caleb Tol; John W. Michaels; rijel; CoMo290; Joshua Berlow Science fiction is a genre encompassing imaginative works that take place in this world or that of the author’s creation where anything is possible. The only rules are those set forth by the author. The speculative nature of...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, space opera, time travel, aliens, speculative fiction, weird fiction
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 81,716

favorite 4

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Science Fiction Collection 068 by Various. Read in English by Zloot; BarryHaworth; Dale Grothmann; Wyn Stewart; dg73; Liam Green; Andrew Kennedy; Lyons McBean; Colleen McMahon; Aaron Bennett; Kat Adack; Cavaet; Curtis R. Science fiction is a genre encompassing imaginative works that take place in this world or that of the author’s creation where anything is possible. The only rules are those set forth by the author. The speculative nature of the genre inspires...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, speculative fiction, mars, time travel
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 36,940

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Librivox Short Story Collection Vol. 030 Read by James Christopher, Alan Davis Drake, Ernst Pattynama, Piper Hale, Matt Bohnhoff, Hattie LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 030: a collection of 10 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more...
Topics: fiction, short stories, audiobooks, librivox
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 37,346

favorite 4

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Story Collection Vol. 041, by Various. LibriVox’s Short Story Collection 041: a collection of 20 short works of fiction in the public domain read by a group of LibriVox members. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page for this recording. For more free audio books or to become a volunteer reader, visit LibriVox.org . M4B Audiobook (200MB)
Topics: Librivox, audiobooks, short story, Twain, Disraeli, Lovecraft, London, Poe, Lawson, Stockton,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 25,315

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Story Collection Vol 069 by Various. Read in English by Peter Thomlinson; VfkaBT; Lynne T; dg73; Craig Campbell; Garth Burton; Dan McAdam; Dale Grothmann; Tony Addison; Melvin Lee O. Henry, P.G. Wodehouse, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, Dorothy Parker and Jack London were among the authors selected by Librivox readers for this, the 69th volume of short stories. Sit back and enjoy! For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, ships, marriage, midas, daughter, camera, robber, celestial, minions
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 49,864

favorite 6

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Modern Russian Poetry: An Anthology by Various. (Translated by Babette Deutsch; Avrahm Yarmolinsky.) Read in English by Kevin W. Davidson This volume...aims to present the lyrical poetry of Russian for the last hundred years by a selection of poems translated by the editors...The principle of selection was, so far as might be, aesthetic. Poems were chosen less for their representative quality than for their immediate worth, and of course, their ability to stand the test of...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 70,370

favorite 7

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The Hundred Best English Poems by Various. Read in English by Bruce Kachuk This wonderful collection of poems showcases the incredible talent of the some of the greatest poets in the world. These creative masterpieces are truly the best of the best, the crème de la crème, one hundred of the most awe inspiring and magnificent examples of poetic skill - works that will live forever in the annals of great literature. Embracing the most influential names in poetry we have...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, sonnets, odes, popular poetry, famous poets, hundred best poems, romantic...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 27,628

favorite 3

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Hunting In Many Lands by Various. Read in English by Michele Fry; Mike Pelton; Kathrine Engan; realisticspeakers; BettyB; ZachR; Barth Buchmann; Kristian Lieberg; Linette Geisel The first volume published by the Boone and Crockett Club, entitled "American Big Game Hunting," confined itself to sport on the American continent. This second volume presents a number of interesting sketches written by club members who have hunted big game in other lands. Essays...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Hunting, India, bear, Theodore Roosevelt, cougar, moose, wolf, yellowstone...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 85,200

favorite 5

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Love Stories Volume 3 by Various. Read in English by Rita Boutros; William Allan Jones; Michele Fry; Liber; Cavaet; Theoden Humphrey; Daniel Davison; Sonrisa Jones; ChadH94; Colleen McMahon; Lisa Reichert; Alayna Kennedy; Anamika Here are 20 more love stories under an hour each, covering all kinds of experiences involving romantic or other kinds of love resulting in heartbreak or happiness -- where the heart overflows with passion, pride, emotion or wonder. ( ~ Michele...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 6,304

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of The National Geographic Magazine Vol. 07 - 02. February 1896 by Various. Read in English by VfkaBT; BettyB; Rapunzelina; Doodles The National Geographic Magazine, an illustrated monthly, the February Number. It includes the following articles: Venezuela: Her Government, People, and Boundary, by William E. Curtis The Panama Canal Route, by Robert T. Hill The Tehuantepec Ship Railway, by Elmer L. Corthell The Present State of the Nicaragua Canal, by Gen. A. W. Greely...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, natgeo, panama, nicaragua, venezuela, magazine, tehuantepec, geograpfic
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 51,831

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Multilingual Short Works Collection 021 - Poetry & Prose by Various. Read in Multilingual by Christiane Jehanne; Pier; lorda; Sonia; Piotr Nater; Livia F.; Epachuko This is a collection of short pieces, poetry or prose, fiction and non-fiction, in several different languages (except standard English). All chosen and recorded by Librivox volunteers. 1. French - Le général Jackson, président des Etats-Unis keywords: histoire des USA 2. French - Jour des âmes...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, satire, poetry, short story, poem, speech, saints, poesia, légendes,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 26,486

favorite 1

comment 0

Librivox recording of Librivox Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 011 by Various Authors. Read by LibriVox Volunteers. A collection of sixteen short nonfiction works in the public domain. The essays, articles, speeches and reports included in this collection were independently selected by the readers, and the topics encompass a diverse range of subject matter including history, science, nature, feminism, humor, religion and politics. (summary by J. M. Smallheer) For more free audiobooks, or to...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nonfiction, essay, newspaper article, speech, history, science, nature,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 42,517

favorite 5

comment 2

Librivox recording of LibriVox Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 016 by AUTHOR. Read by LibriVox volunteers. A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The essays, A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the readers, and the topics encompass history, science, literature, sports, education, humor, philosophy, nature and religion. (summary by J. M. Smallheer) For more free audiobooks, or...
favoritefavoritefavoritefavoritefavorite ( 2 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nonfiction, essays, history, politics, literature, boxing, education, humor,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 45,428

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 071 by Various. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers Twenty short nonfiction works chosen by the readers. "Suffrage for women will not usher in a millennium of peace and leisure" was the editorial opinion of the Boston Cooking School Magazine in May, 1914. [Woman's Problems]. Disillusionment with easy answers is the theme of several Vol. 071 readings [On Thinking for Oneself; Limitations of Truth-Telling; On Demagogues]....
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, Reflection, cinema, greece, bicycle, suffrage, grant, drawing, furnace,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 123,964

favorite 2

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 067 by Various. Read by LibriVox Volunteers Twenty short nonfiction works chosen by the readers. Two U.S. Presidents are remembered in "A Colored Man's Reminiscences of James Madison" and Washington's "Address to Congress on Resigning His Commission (1783)." Other topics in history and political theory include two of George W. Ball's memos about the Vietnam War from 1965, "Irish Marriage Rites," "Celts...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, books, mathematics, marriage, anarchism, Washington, cooking, Madison,...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 16,287

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of LibriVox Short Nonfiction Collection Vol. 023 by Various Authors. Read by LIbriVox Volunteers A collection of short nonfiction works in the public domain. The selections included in this collection were independently chosen by the readers, and the topics encompass history, politics, cooking, humor, medicine, theater, philosophy, memoirs. (summary by J. M. Smallheer) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, nonfiction, essays, letters, cooking, soup, baked beans, Woodrow Wilson,...
Source: Librivox recording of a public-domain text
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 97,555

favorite 4

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 070 by Various. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers Twenty short nonfiction works selected by the readers. “Shall we ever be able to visit the moon?” queries journalist Charles Nevers Holmes in 1920. Holmes was hopeful. Technology had come a long way since 1862, when balloonist James Glaisher made a daring ascent to 37,000 feet above the earth and passed out for lack of oxygen [Travels in the Air]. Glaisher had to best-guess the...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, wilde, police, balloon, King Arthur, Stoicism, moon, Seneca, merlin, metric...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 15,635

favorite 0

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Nonfiction Collection, Vol. 037 by Various. Read in English by Garth Burton; Chris Pyle; Winston Tharp; MaryAnn; Bellona Times; Kangaroo692; Will Levine; Rob Marland; Glenn O'Brien; TriciaG; Sue Anderson; progressingamerica Eighteen short nonfiction works in the public domain, independently chosen by the readers. Topics include the 1906 San Francisco Earthquake, blow-pipe weapons, Oriental china; impressions of America by Enrico Caruso, Oscar Wilde, and Charles W....
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, oscar wilde, Abraham Lincoln, women's rights, motion pictures, Kentucky, San...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 47,317

favorite 2

comment 1

LibriVox recording of LibriVox 9th Anniversary Collection. Read in English by Maria Kasper; Ruth Golding; David Lawrence; Woolly Bee; ToddHW; Carolin Ksr; Bev J Stevens; BookAngel7; TriciaG; Shakira Searle; Anusha Iyer; Glenn O'Brien; Mary in Arkansas; Availle; Michele Fry; Claudia Salto; Garth Burton; Rapunzelina; inflected; SteveToner; JemmaBlythe; Beth Thomas; Martin Geeson; Sue Anderson; Laurie Anne Walden; Herman Roskams; MaryAnn; J Korth. Read in Ancient Greek by A LibriVox Volunteer....
favoritefavoritefavorite ( 1 reviews )
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry, non-fiction, song
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 3,786

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Pan-American Poems: an anthology by Various. (Translated by Agnes Blake Poor.) Read in English by Eric Metzler; Brendan Nelson-Weiss; Glenn O'Brien; Leni; KHand; Greg Giordano; Matt Zeisler; Little Tee; Shari Whitman; SReisman In this anthology, Agnes Blake Poor introduces to the American public a collection of Latin American poets in translation. The poems are organized by country of origin, and present a variety of subjects and meters, aptly translated into English verse...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, latin america, brazilian literature, spanish american literature
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 78,994

favorite 9

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Lovecraft's Influences and Favorites by Various. Read in English by Josh Kibbey; Rafe Ball; Chris Pyle; oogiesragdoll; Dan Ficklin; Peter Yearsley; Maria de Fátima da Silva; Robert Doolan; Ian Virly; JMH Powell; Alan Winterrowd; Stefan Von Blon In 1927, H. P. Lovecraft wrote a long essay on "Supernatural Horror in Literature" in which he discussed the history of what came to be known as Weird Fiction. This collection includes many of the texts that Lovecraft...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, horror, weird, lovecraft
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
audio

eye 21,003

favorite 12

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Myths and Legends Around the World (in English) Collection 13 by Various. Read in English by LibriVox Volunteers. This collection is dedicated to recordings of short mythical or legendary works which are in the Public Domain. The stories tell of legends, heroes, myths, and ancient lore from many different cultures. (Summary by Lynette Caulkins) For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available),...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, culture, fairy tales, myths, folk tales, Legends, heroes, heritage, tall...
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 43,777

favorite 5

comment 0

The LibriVox 10th Anniversary Collection. This year is the 10th anniversary of our beloved LibriVox and to celebrate, readers have found and recorded 100 items with a connection to the number ten... ... dix... zehn... diez...dez... десять... There are short stories, poems, excerpts from books, bible readings and non-fiction articles. The items are mostly in English, but this year we have eighteen contributions in other languages: French, German, Russian, Spanish and Yiddish. Read in...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, poetry, non-fiction, bible, Ten, 10, десять, dez, dix, diez, zehn
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 88,160

favorite 3

comment 0

LibriVox recording of LibriVox 15th Anniversary Collection by Various. Read in multiple languages by volunteer readers. This year is the 15th anniversary of our beloved LibriVox. The readings in this collection celebrate that "bunch of volunteers" who make up the worldwide LibriVox community. The readings are held together by their connection to the number "15." The collection is multilingual. Readings can be in any language. The selections, which are chosen by the readers,...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, short works
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 85,621

favorite 3

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Ghost and Horror Collection 034 by Various. Read in English by brockprice; leknarf; Caesura; Rafe Ball; Louise J. Belle; Flamboyant Otter; Colleen McMahon; E. Johnston A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-legged beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up your spine, the stench of human flesh, and the occasional touch of wonder. You may also feel more jumpy tonight than usual. For further information, including links...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, ghost, phantom
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 156,562

favorite 3

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Ghost and Horror Collection 033 by Various. Read in English by Steve Mann; Flamboyant Otter; Aggie Music; Luke Garvic; EMarieBoyd; Dean Delp; Rafe Ball; Alan Winterrowd; dg73; Kivaun; Jacob Paul Starr; Colleen McMahon; Z. Z. Turner A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-leggedy beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up your spine, the stench of human flesh, and the occasional touch of wonder. You may also feel more...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks, fiction, horror, short stories, ghost, supernatural, various
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 111,105

favorite 1

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Ghost and Horror Collection 036 by Various. A collection of twenty stories read in English by Librivox Volunteers, featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-legged beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up your spine, the stench of human flesh, and the occasional touch of wonder. You may also feel more jumpy tonight than usual. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 39,086

favorite 4

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Ghost and Horror Collection 051 by Various. Read in English by Librivox Volunteers. A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-legged beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up your spine, the sound of a monstrous howl, and the occasional touch of wonder. For further information, including links to online text, reader information, RSS feeds, CD cover or other formats (if available), please go to the LibriVox catalog page...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks
The LibriVox Free Audiobook Collection
by Various
audio

eye 38,611

favorite 3

comment 0

LibriVox recording of Short Ghost and Horror Collection 053 by Various. Read in English by Cliff Stone; Dale Grothmann; Andy Sames; Alan Lord; princessmomoh; grant007love ; Ai Robotto; Chad Sawyer; Colleen McMahon; Brenna Castor; Heather Eney A collection of twenty stories featuring ghoulies, ghosties, long-legged beasties and things that go bump in the night. Expect shivers up your spine, the sound of a monstrous howl, and the occasional touch of wonder. For further information, including...
Topics: librivox, audiobooks