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February 26th, 2016
Episode 112 of 159 episodes
Three hypochondriacs declare themselves “overworked”, and decide to take a holiday boating down the Thames. And they bring their dog. Jerome K. Jerome, today on The Classic Tales Podcast. Welcome to The Classic Tales Podcast. Thank you for listening. And now for something completely different. I know, I know what you’re thinking. BJ, we are on tenterhooks with Nicholas Nickleby – please give us the rest of the story. And I will. But things have worked out a bit differently. So in the meantime, I’m bringing you a sample of the classic humorous novel: Three Men in a Boat, by Jerome K. Jerome which is available in its entirety now. You can get the rest for only 9.99 at www.thebestaudiobooks.com. Yep the whole book is done and ready for you. Members: use your code and get the book for 4 dollars. http://store.thebestaudiobooks.com/three-men-in-a-boat-by-jerome-k-jerome-unabridged-mp3aac-audiobook-download-p222.aspx Three friends, one dog, one boat, one river. What could go wrong? Plenty. Even when the sailing is smooth, the stories never stop in Jerome K. Jerome’s comic novel. Plaster fishes, dead water rats, near death escapes and many, many jocose anecdotes create a colorful narrative of summertime life on the river. For, once three hypochondriacs self-diagnose themselves as “clearly overworked”, the rest practically writes itself. So head on over to www.thebestaudiobooks.com and get the rest of the story – available now! And now, a sample of Three Men in a Boat, by Jerome K. Jerome