Jan 15, 2018
This classic horror tale from W.W.Jacobs places an old British soldier in a friends home with a tale to tell about the magical and dangerious powers of a monkey's paw he has brought with him. He warns his friends not to use it but they insist, and disaster follows.
Jan 8, 2018
When Mark Twain stayed in a California gold camp in 1864-65 he picked up a lot of story ideas. With his unique brand of humor, he manages to compare the labors of men digging things out of empty holes to the labors of a blue jay filling a knothole in the top of an empty house with acorns and not unfderstanding why...
Jan 1, 2018
A balloon pilot recounts a harrowing incident involving a young boy during a public show in Oakland CA in this riveting jack London tale.
Dec 21, 2017
In this acclaimed Christmas tale from Leo Tolstoy, a cobbler in a little village in Russia finds the true meaning of Christmas.
Dec 11, 2017
In this classic tale from Hans Christian Anderson whcih has been adapted into ballet and theater, a boy receives a set of 25 tin soldiers, all cast from an old tin spoon, and lines them up on a tabletop. One soldier stands on a single leg, nevefr faltering, and falls in love with a paper ballerina. A series of events...