Regular price: $98.49

Free with 30-day trial
Membership details Membership details
  • A 30-day trial plus your first audiobook, free
  • 1 credit/month after trial – good for any book, any price
  • Easy exchanges – swap any book you don’t love
  • Keep your audiobooks, even if you cancel
  • After your trial, Audible is just $14.95/month
OR
In Cart

Publisher's Summary

Fifty short stories by women writers who broke the mould.

  • 'The Token' by May Sinclair
  • 'The Man Who Missed the Bus' by Stella Benson
  • 'The Lady's Maid's Bell' by Edith Wharton
  • 'The Scarecrow' by G. Ranger Wormser
  • 'The Strinding Place' by Gertrude Atherton
  • 'The Former Passengers' by B. M. Croker
  • 'A Haunted House' by Virginia Woolf
  • 'A Strange Christmas Game' by J. H. Riddell
  • 'All Souls' by Edith Wharton
  • 'Escape - Three and Sixpence' by Winifred Holtby
  • 'White Magic' by Ella D'Arcy
  • 'The Yellow Drawing Room' by Mona Caird
  • 'The String Quartet' by Virginia Woolf
  • 'The Greatest Good of the Greatest Number' by Gertrude Atherton
  • 'Satan's Circus' by Eleanor Smith
  • 'Good Lady Ducayne' by M. E. Braddon
  • 'Let Loose' by Mary Cholmondeley
  • 'Pomegranate Seed' by Edith Wharton
  • 'Squirrel in a Cage' by E. M. Delafield
  • 'The Nature of the Evidence' by May Sinclair.

Plus 30 more groundbreaking stories by the great classic female authors.

Public Domain (P)2016 Red Door Audiobooks

What members say

Average Customer Ratings

Overall

  • 2.0 out of 5.0
  • 5 Stars
    0
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    1
  • 1 Stars
    0

Performance

  • 1.0 out of 5.0
  • 5 Stars
    0
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    1

Story

  • 5.0 out of 5.0
  • 5 Stars
    1
  • 4 Stars
    0
  • 3 Stars
    0
  • 2 Stars
    0
  • 1 Stars
    0
Sort by:
  • Overall
  • Performance
  • Story

The most poorly performed book I have listened to of all time. Absolute torture.

Some of the most wonderful prose was butchered by this performance. Such a shame that these works were garbled to have masked their beauty and ingenuity. Absolutely terrible. I made a note of the reader so that I never order any book by this performer.

0 of 1 people found this review helpful

Sort by:
  • Overall
  • Performance
  • Story
  • AM
  • 10-05-17

Disappointing

I was looking forward to listening to these stories but I can’t do it. The reading is so bad that the book is unlistenable. The voice sounds like that of a robot and not a very good one at that.

  • Overall
  • Performance
  • Story
  • Christine
  • 01-06-17

Seriously Bad

Can't comment on the content as couldn't get past the first story narration is dreadful - seriously didn't anyone quality check this prior to it being put on sale. Why does the reader feel she has to elongate every other word no stars only gave them one because the system wouldn't let me send the review otherwise

2 of 4 people found this review helpful