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    • In the Penal Colony

    • By: Franz Kafka
    • Narrated by: Peter Yearsley
    • Length: 1 hr and 5 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 16
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 15

    "In the Penal Colony" ("In der Strafkolonie") (also translated as "In the Penal Settlement") is a short story by Franz Kafka written in German in October 1914, revised in November 1918, and first published in October 1919. The story is set in an unnamed penal colony. Internal clues and the setting on an island suggest Octave Mirbeau's "The Torture Garden" as an influence

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • a bit confusing, but not for Kafka fans

    • By joseph Gonzalez on 08-06-18

    Regular price: $6.95

    • Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

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    • By: Lewis Carroll
    • Narrated by: Peter Yearsley
    • Length: 2 hrs and 40 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 10
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 7
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 7

    "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" (commonly shortened to "Alice in Wonderland") is an 1865 novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll. It tells the story of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar and anthropomorphic creatures.

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Narrator was dull...

    • By E. Reckner on 09-17-18

    Regular price: $8.91

    • Alice in Wonderland

    • By: Lewis Carroll
    • Narrated by: Peter Yearsley
    • Length: 2 hrs and 37 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Alice in Wonderland is a novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll. It tells of a girl named Alice falling through a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar, anthropomorphic creatures. The tale plays with logic, giving the story lasting popularity with adults as well as with children. It is considered to be one of the best examples of the literary nonsense genre.

    Regular price: $6.95

    • The Impossibly

    • By: Laird Hunt
    • Narrated by: Peter Yearsley
    • Length: 6 hrs and 18 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      2 out of 5 stars 9
    • Performance
      3 out of 5 stars 4
    • Story
      2.5 out of 5 stars 4

    With the literary inventiveness of Paul Auster and the dark absurdity of Kafka, Laird Hunt’s impressive debut is a smart, funny noir that is as fittingly spare as a bare ceiling light. Deadpan delivery and a sly eye for detail characterize The Impossibly’s anonymous narrator, and when the nameless operative botches an assignment for the clandestine organization that employs him, everyone in his life—including his girlfriend—is revealed to be either true-blue, double operative, or both.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Curious and original

    • By Beautiful matter on 04-24-17

    Regular price: $11.19