Atlantic Narratives: Modern Short Stories; Second Series


This book is composed of 24 short stories, published in 1918 by the Atlantic Monthly Press, and is the second collection of "modern short stories" edited by Charles Swain Thomas. They appeared in the Atlantic monthly magazine around the turn of the century and are written by various authors as follows: Mary Antin, Elizabeth Ashe, Kathleen Carman, Cornelia A. P. Comer, Mazo De La Roche, Annie Hamilton Donnell, James Edmund Dunning, Rebecca Hooper Eastman, William Addleman Ganoe, Lucy Huffaker, Joseph Husband, S. H. Kemper, Christina Krysto, Ellen Mackubin, Edith Ronald Mirrielees, Margaret Prescott Montague, E. Morlae, Meredith Nicholson, Kathleen Norris, Laura Spencer Portor, Lucy Pratt, Elsie Singmaster, Charles Haskins Townsend, Edith Wyatt. This audio compilation begins with the stories themselves, each Section followed by the editor's Biographical and Interpretive Notes. Some of these stories are happy, some are sad, some might be downright tragic, but hopefully they will leave you thinking about life a little bit differently. (Summary by Arie)

Genre(s): Anthologies

Language: English

Group: Atlantic Narratives, Modern Short Stories

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 Introduction Charles Swain Thomas Etext Arie
00:04:55 en
Play 02 The Lie Mary Antin Etext Arie
00:56:58 en
Play 03 Blue Reefers Elizabeth Ashe Etext Natalie Paula
00:19:20 en
Play 04 The Debt Kathleen Carman Etext Mike Pelton
00:24:03 en
Play 05 Seth Miles and the Sacred Fire Cornelia A. P. Comer Etext Michele Fry
00:39:53 en
Play 06 Buried Treasure Mazo De la Roche Etext Mike Pelton
00:47:37 en
Play 07 The Princess of Make-believe Annie Hamilton Donnell Etext Garess Espinosa
00:11:46 en
Play 08 The Two Apples James Edmund Dunning Etext Roger Melin
00:15:16 en
Play 09 The Purple Star Rebecca Hooper Eastman Etext Michele Fry
00:39:43 en
Play 10 Ruggs—R.O.T.C. William Addleman Ganoe Etext Anusha Iyer
00:39:27 en
Play 11 The Way of Life Lucy Huffaker Etext Mike Pelton
00:28:27 en
Play 12 A Year in a Coal-mine Joseph Husband Etext fshort
00:48:53 en
Play 13 Woman’s Sphere S. H. Kemper Etext nomorejeffs
00:18:56 en
Play 14 Babanchik Christina Krysto Etext Jack Daniel
00:40:38 en
Play 15 Rosita Ellen Mackubin Etext ScottReyonoldsVoice
00:27:53 en
Play 16 Perjured Edith Ronald Mirrielees Etext Katharina Huang
00:37:03 en
Play 17 What Mr. Grey Said Margaret Prescott Montague Etext Zachary Brewster-Geisz
00:25:36 en
Play 18 A Soldier of the Legion E. Morlae Etext MaryAnn
00:48:48 en
Play 19 The Boulevard of Rogues Meredith Nicholson Etext Lucretia B.
00:23:39 en
Play 20 What Happened To Alanna Kathleen Norris Etext helenjjacobs
00:38:08 en
Play 21 Spendthrifts Laura Spencer Portor Etext MaryAnn
00:44:05 en
Play 22 Children Wanted Lucy Pratt Etext Garess Espinosa
00:24:46 en
Play 23 The Squire Elsie Singmaster Etext Jordan Heron
00:22:39 en
Play 24 Gregory and the Scuttle Charles Haskins Townsend Etext Mike Pelton
00:15:08 en
Play 25 In November Edith Wyatt Etext Piper Hale
00:17:14 en