Coffee Break Collection 024 - Ghosts, Ghouls and Spooky Things


This is the twenty-fourth Coffee Break Collection, in which Librivox readers select English language public domain works of about 15 minutes or less in duration -- perfect to listen to during commutes, workouts or coffee breaks. The topic for this collection is Ghosts, Ghouls and Spooky Things in honor of Halloween. Fiction, non-fiction, poetry, prose, essays... all chill and perplex.

Genre(s): Short Stories, Essays & Short Works

Language: English

Group: Coffee Break Collections

Section Chapter Author Source Reader Time Language
Play 01 The Christmas Goblins by Charles Dickens Charles Dickens Etext Neslihan Stamboli
Play 02 Dead Before Death by Christina G. Rossetti Christina Rossetti Etext ChadH94
Play 03 Death by Rainer Maria Rilke Rainer Maria Rilke Etext ChadH94
Play 04 Exposes the Tricks of Spirit Mediums by Anonymous from the New York Times, November 13, 1911 Anonymous Etext Colleen McMahon
Play 05 The Fascination of the Ghost Story by Arthur B. Reeve Arthur B. Reeve Etext KevinS
Play 06 The Ghost of the Dane by Edward Capern Edward Capern Etext Garth Burton
Play 07 Halloween by Joel Benton Etext April6090
Play 08 Hallowe’en by J.K. Bangs John Kendrick Bangs Etext Tony Scheinman
Play 09 Halloween by A.F. Murray A. F. Murray Etext Tony Scheinman
00:01:19 en
Play 10 Halloween Old Time New Time 1917 By James Walker McSpadden J. Walker McSpadden Etext Craig Campbell
Play 11 Hallow’s E’en by Winifred M. Letts Winifred M. Letts Etext Anita Sloma-Martinez
Play 12 The Swinging Apples by Alice Hale Burnett Alice Hale Burnett Etext ChadH94
00:03:59 en
Play 13 The Terror by Guy de Maupassant Guy de Maupassant Etext Effy
Play 14 The Witch Tells Fortunes by Alice Hale Burnett Alice Hale Burnett Etext ChadH94
Play 15 A Haunted House in Georgia, from True Ghost Stories, by Hereward Carrington Hereward Carrington Etext Andrea Kotzer