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  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Edgar Allan Poe. We're pleased to bring you here four tales of terror from the master himself - Edgar Allan Poe. Beautifully written theirs plots, characters and descriptions sometimes suffocate such is the atmosphere they build up. Of course Poe is expert at having you, the audience, involved ratcheting up the tension till the final unmentionable...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Prepare to be frightened! This audiobook is sure to bring chills down your spine. Be careful what you wish...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    The Raven by American writer Edgar Allan Poe was firstt published in January 1845, the poem is often noted for its musicality, stylized language, and supernatural atmosphere. It tells of a talking raven's mysterious visit to a distraught young man lamenting the loss of his love, Lenore. Poe claimed to have written the poem with the intention to create a poem that would appeal to both critical and popular tastes 'The Raven was first attributed to Poe in print in the New York Evening Mirror on January 29, 1845. Its publication made Poe popular in his lifetime. Interpreted here by actor Geoffrey GIuliano Produced by Devin Lawerence in Vrndavana Musical consultant Alex Franchi in...read more

  • Edgar Allen-Poe

    A man's first wife returns from the dead for a horrible...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    A very troubled, sad man who drowns his sorrows and fears in alcohol begins to turn from being a loving and thoughtful husband and animal lover with many pets, to a deeply disturbed individual who takes his feelings of misery out on his pets, and especially targeting his black cat, who loves him deeply. From that point on, the man spirals down further and further into his own bleak maelstrom of troubles, losing everything he owns and loves as a result. Eventually, in his maniacal rage directed at his cat, trying to kill the innocent animal, he kills his wife instead. This leads to his disposing of her body, and the eventual gruesome discovery by the police of his wife and the black cat in a...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    This short story is about a man who is brought in front of the Spanish Inquisition and judgment passed upon him to suffer the horrors of the Pit in Toledo. Toledo, Spain is located just south of Madrid and was the center of the Spanish Inquisition. The Inquisition was originally intended to ensure the belief and practices of those who converted from Judaism and Islam, but the methods used for those who were judged to be heretics was torture. His torture involved being thrown into a pit, being drugged and strapped to a table where a large pendulum blade is slowly lowered directly over his awaiting body. Poe brings a real sense of fear during an intense episode of this single...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Written in 1843, “The Tell-Tale Heart” is a dark and eerie tale of a man’s unhealthy obsession that leads him to commit murder. Will his paranoia get him caught? This is one of Poe's finest and most memorable short...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Written in 1846, "The Cask of Amontillado" is a powerful tale of revenge and is considered universally to be one of Poe's best short stories. Montresor, the sinister narrator of this tale, pledges revenge upon Fortunato for an insult. Montresor intends to seek vengeance in support of his family motto: "Nemo me impune laces sit." (No one assails me with impunity.) Simple piano music sets a haunting mood, while narrator, Michael Pearl, weaves a tale you will never...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    This is a tale of an old man, Roderick Usher, who is being driven mad after his sister died and was entombed in a vault in the basement. Over the course of the story the unraveling of a terrible atrocity comes to light and threatens to avenge everyone dwelling in the House of...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    This poem tells the tale of an old man alone in his home who is visited by a raven, proclaiming that his beloved will return to him...read more

  • William Shakespeare

    Poems For Halloween - An Introduction. I should be whispering this because Halloween is almost upon us. A time of Witches, Ghouls and Hauntings and all kinds of scary things that come out the evening before All Saints Day to wreak.......... I'm glad you're listening so let us begin- Many of us remember that feeling from childhood when an adult or even our friends would tell us scary stories of things that go bump in the night. It was a time to scare and be scared and no matter how terrifying the stories were it was a good feeling punctuated by yelps and laughs. Halloween is now firmly established in the Calendar as a favourite; to go trick or treating and an excuse for kids everywhere to...read more

  • William Shakespeare

    Poems For Halloween - An Introduction. I should be whispering this because Halloween is almost upon us. A time of Witches, Ghouls and Hauntings and all kinds of scary things that come out the evening before All Saints Day to wreak.......... I'm glad you're listening so let us begin- Many of us remember that feeling from childhood when an adult or even our friends would tell us scary stories of things that go bump in the night. It was a time to scare and be scared and no matter how terrifying the stories were it was a good feeling punctuated by yelps and laughs. Halloween is now firmly established in the Calendar as a favourite; to go trick or treating and an excuse for kids everywhere to...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Strap yourself into this science fiction classic! Explore the mysteries that this audiobook has to offer, and jump into the...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Strap yourself into this science fiction classic! Explore the mysteries that this audiobook has to offer, and jump into the...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Prepare to be frightened! This audiobook is sure to bring chills down your spine. Be careful what you wish...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Prepare to be frightened! This audiobook is sure to bring chills down your spine. Be careful what you wish...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Prepare to be frightened! This audiobook is sure to bring chills down your spine. Be careful what you wish...read more

  • Edgar Allen Poe

    Prepare to be frightened! This audiobook is sure to bring chills down your spine. Be careful what you wish...read more