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Fifty Fantastic Tales

Discover a superb collection of classic short stories in 'Fifty Fantastic Tales'. With stories from well-known Victorian writers like H. G. Wells, Edith Wharton, Hugh Walpole, and more, this audiobook offers a variety of genres and themes to capture your imagination. From haunting tales of the supernatural to laugh-out-loud funny stories and thrilling adventures, there's something for everyone. Red Door Audiobooks, the publisher of 'Fifty Fantastic Tales', is dedicated to delivering high-quality audiobooks that provide a top-notch listening experience. Get ready to be transported to worlds beyond your imagination.

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If you're a fan of classic short stories, then you're in for a treat with Fifty Fantastic Tales. This superb collection showcases the variety, depth, and imagination of some of the greatest Victorian writers. With stories from authors like H. G. Wells, Edith Wharton, Hugh Walpole, and more, you're sure to find something that captures your imagination.

What to Expect from 'Fifty Fantastic Tales'

From the eerie and mysterious to the heartwarming and humorous, this collection has it all. Let's take a closer look at some of the standout stories included in this audiobook:

'All Souls' by Edith Wharton

This haunting tale explores the themes of love, loss, and the supernatural. Wharton's skillful storytelling will send shivers down your spine.

'The Plattner Story' by H. G. Wells

In this science fiction masterpiece, Wells takes us on a journey to an alternate reality where time operates in a completely different way.

'Sparkling Biacrene' by F. Anstey

Get ready to laugh out loud with this hilarious story about a magical drink that brings unexpected consequences.

'Roads of Destiny' by O. Henry

O. Henry is known for his clever twist endings, and this story is no exception. Follow the protagonist as he faces crossroads in his life.

'The Empire of the Ants' by H. G. Wells

Wells takes us into the fascinating world of ants and explores the themes of power and control.

'Treasure Trove' by Neil Munro

If you love adventure and treasure hunts, this story is for you. Join the characters on a thrilling quest for hidden riches.

These are just a few examples of the fantastic stories you'll find in this audiobook. With stories from different genres and styles, there's something to suit every taste.

About the Authors

The writers featured in 'Fifty Fantastic Tales' are some of the most celebrated authors of the Victorian era. H. G. Wells, Edith Wharton, Hugh Walpole, F. Anstey, O. Henry, Neil Munro, and Arthur Morrison all contribute their unique voices and storytelling abilities to this collection.

Why Choose Red Door Audiobooks?

As the publisher of 'Fifty Fantastic Tales', Red Door Audiobooks is committed to bringing you the highest quality audiobook experience. With their expertise in selecting and producing outstanding audiobooks, you can trust that you'll be getting a top-notch listening experience.


If you're a fan of classic short stories, 'Fifty Fantastic Tales' is a must-listen. With an incredible lineup of authors and a diverse range of stories, this audiobook is sure to entertain, captivate, and transport you to worlds beyond your imagination.

Additional Info

Book Name: Fifty Fantastic Tales
Book Format: AudiobookFormat
Authors: H. G. WellsEdith WhartonHugh WalpoleF. AnsteyO. HenryNeil MunroArthur Morisson
Narrators: Cathy Dobson
Genres: Literature & Fiction
Audiobook Length: 27H25M
Publisher: Red Door Audiobooks
Language: English
Publish Date: 2016-12-01
Last Price: 14.95 USD

Frequently Asked Questions(FAQ)

Who are some of the writers featured in Fifty Fantastic Tales?

H. G. Wells, Edith Wharton, Hugh Walpole, F. Anstey, O. Henry, Neil Munro, Arthur Morrison

Who is the publisher of Fifty Fantastic Tales?

Red Door Audiobooks

What is the genre of Fifty Fantastic Tales?

Classic short stories

What are some of the stories included in the book?

'All Souls' by Edith Wharton, 'The Plattner Story' by H. G. Wells, 'Sparkling Biacrene' by F. Anstey, 'Roads of Destiny' by O. Henry, 'The Empire of the Ants' by H. G. Wells, 'Treasure Trove' by Neil Munro, 'The Lady's Maid's Bell' by Edith Wharton, 'The Beard' by Hugh Walpole, 'The Door in the Wall' by H. G. Wells, 'The Young Lady in Black' by Amyas Northcote, 'Never Bet the Devil Your Head' by Edgar Allan Poe, 'The Country of the Blind' by H. G. Wells, 'Dobbs' Parrot' by Arthur Morrison, 'Between Rounds' by O. Henry, 'The Tudor Cup' by Neil Munro, 'Mr. Brisher's Treasure' by H. G. Wells, 'Wireless' by Rudyard Kipling, 'Mr. Huffam' by Hugh Walpole, 'A Dream of Armageddon' by H. G. Wells, 'The Token' by May Sinclair, and 30 more fantastic tales of imagination

What is the narrative style of Fifty Fantastic Tales?

A superb collection of classic short stories showcasing the variety, depth, and imagination of great Victorian writers

What are some user reviews about this audible book?

One review mentioned that the stories are great and match well with the narrative. Another review criticized the quality of the narrator's voice and cadence, while mentioning audio issues. A third review expressed dislike for the narrator's inflection and inability to continue listening, but still appreciated the stories

Is Fifty Fantastic Tales in the public domain?

Yes, it is in the public domain


8 reviews for this audiobook
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    Sarah 02-Oct-2023

    I absolutely loved this audiobook! The collection of fifty fantastic tales kept me entertained for hours. The stories by renowned authors like H. G. Wells, Edith Wharton, and O. Henry were captivating and beautifully narrated. It felt like being transported to different worlds with each story. Highly recommend!

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    John 03-Oct-2023

    Fifty Fantastic Tales is a must-listen for any fan of classic literature. The selection of stories is diverse and engaging, featuring a blend of adventure, mystery, and romance. The narrators did a fantastic job bringing the tales to life. I was hooked from the first story and couldn't stop listening. Five stars!

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    Emily 09-Oct-2023

    What a delightful audiobook! Fifty Fantastic Tales offers a wonderful escape from reality. The stories are imaginative and thought-provoking, showcasing the incredible talent of the writers. The narration is superb, transporting listeners into the heart of each story. Highly recommended for anyone who appreciates great storytelling.

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    Michael 30-Oct-2023

    I thoroughly enjoyed listening to Fifty Fantastic Tales. The variety of stories kept me engaged throughout, and I found myself eagerly anticipating the next tale. The narrators brought each story to life with their expressive voices and vivid storytelling. I would listen to this audiobook again and again!

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    Jessica 23-Nov-2023

    Fifty Fantastic Tales is a treasure trove of literary gems. The collection features stories from some of the greatest authors of all time, and their brilliance shines through in each tale. The audiobook is expertly narrated, adding an extra layer of magic to the already captivating stories. Highly recommended!

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    David 18-Dec-2023

    I couldn't put this audiobook down! Fifty Fantastic Tales offers a wide range of stories that cater to various tastes. From thrilling adventures to heartwarming tales, there's something for everyone in this collection. The narrators did an excellent job, making each story come alive in my imagination. Well worth a listen!

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    Jennifer 23-Jan-2024

    Fifty Fantastic Tales exceeded my expectations. The stories are incredibly well-written and engaging, and the narrators' performances are top-notch. It's like having a personal storyteller right in your ear. I highly recommend this audiobook to anyone who enjoys immersing themselves in captivating tales.

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    Andrew 05-Mar-2024

    If you're a fan of classic literature, you can't miss out on Fifty Fantastic Tales. This audiobook is a true gem, featuring stories from some of the greatest literary minds. The narration is excellent, bringing the characters and their adventures to life. I couldn't get enough of it!

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