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    • Halloween Short Stories

    • By: George MacDonald, Vincent O'Sullivan, Hume Nisbet, and others
    • Narrated by: Emma Topping, David Moore
    • Length: 1 hr and 25 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Prepare to be spooked! Here are tales of vampires, werewolves, and things that go bump in the night!

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    • A Fine Alternative To Watching Paint Dry.!!

    • By John on 10-08-18

    Regular price: $7.22

    • Halloween Scary Stories

    • By: Lord Byron, Saki, M. R. James, and others
    • Narrated by: Emma Hignett, Emma Topping, Bart Wolffe
    • Length: 3 hrs and 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A classic collection of short stories to thrill and delight. Watch out for the twist in the tale.

    Regular price: $10.32

    • Ghost Stories

    • By: M. R. James, Hume Nisbet, Ambrose Bierce, and others
    • Narrated by: Bart Wolffe, Emma Hignett, David Moore, and others
    • Length: 1 hr and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Classic spine-tingling tales to thrill you.

    Regular price: $13.78

    • The Vampire Maid

    • By: Hume Nisbet
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 15 mins
    • Unabridged
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    James Hume Nisbet (1849 - 1923) was born in Scotland but travelled extensively in Australia before returning to his native country. He became a writer in middle-age and wrote prolifically, mainly mystery and adventure fiction. The Vampire Maid is a classic vampire story about a traveller who takes lodgings with an apparently kind landlady and her pale invalid daughter, who instantly casts a spell upon him.

    Regular price: $2.52

    • The Very Best Vampire Short Stories

    • By: M. R. James, Hume Nisbet, Bram Stoker, and others
    • Narrated by: Emma Hignett
    • Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A selection of some of the best short stories about vampires ever written. Includes 'The Vampire Maid' by Hume Nisbet, 'Fragment of a Novel' by Lord Byron, 'Dracula's Guest' by Bram Stoker, and 'Count Magnus' by M.R. James.

    Regular price: $10.65

    • The Old Portrait

    • By: Hume Nisbet
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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    James Hume Nisbet (1849-1923) was born in Scotland but moved to Australia as a young man and spent seven years travelling there before he returned to Scotland. He turned to literature in middle age and wrote a large number of mystery and adventure stories, which were published in England. 'The Old Portrait' is a supernatural mystery about an artist who acquires an old and very sinister painting.

    Regular price: $2.52