The Classic Tales Podcast

B.J. Harrison

Arts, Literature, Education

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Arts 95
Literature 25

Every week, join award-winning narrator B.J. Harrison as he narrates the greatest stories the world has ever known. From the jungles of South America to the Mississippi Delta, from Victorian England to the sands of the Arabian desert, join us on a fantastic journey through the words of the world's greatest authors. Critically-acclaimed and highly recommended for anyone who loves a good story with plenty of substance.


Episode 404, Rain, Part 1of2, by Somerset Maugham

February 6th, 2015

Episode 51 of 145 episodes

Whose Gods are the greater? Religion and morality are closely inspected in a masterful drama by one of the masters of the short story. W. Somerset Maugham, today on The Classic Tales Podcast. Welcome to The Classic Tales Podcast. Thank you for listening. Do you listen to audiobooks on your iPad, iPhone or iOS device? Would you like to download The Classic Tales audiobooks without a computer? Do we have good news for you: There is now a way to download your purchases direct to your iOS device, and play them in an elegant audiobook app. Check out our blog, and you will find detailed instructions with copious images to download direct to your iOS device. You can now enjoy The Classic Tales Audiobooks easily, wherever you are. The Count of Monte Cristo, Part 2 is now available for only $10.99. The story continues as a mysterious nobleman with untold wealth surfaces in high Parisian society. Unbeknownst to those who court his favor, the Count of Monte Cristo weaves a calculating web of intrigue around the lives of his enemies. Does he seek to destroy them personally? No. He plans to create the perfect battlefield, and watch them destroy themselves. The Count of Monte Cristo, part 2 of 3, is over 19 hours long, and financial supporters can use their code and get the entire title for $4.99. Thank you for your monthly financial support, which makes it possible to not only produce these longer titles, but also to keep the price nice and low. And now, Rain, Part 1 of 2, by W. Somerset Maugham