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Mark Twain: How to Tell a Story
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Mark Twain: How to Tell a Story

by Mark Twain

Narrated by Twain, Mark

Four delightful essays penned by Mark Twain, including “How To Tell a Story”, performed by Mark Redfield as Twain. Recorded before a live audience. CREDITS: Written by Mark Twain. Adapted and edited for performance by Mark Redfield.… Read more…

A Tramp Abroad
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A Tramp Abroad

by Mark Twain

Narrated by Twain, Mark

In A Tramp Abroad, the ever adventurous Mark Twain brings his wit and creativity to his travels in Europe. Twain takes fictional liberty, turning his travels into an entertaining journey as he visits many of the countries of Central Europe. Listeners are sure to be delighted and humored as they enjoy what is considered by many to be one of Mark Twain… Read more…

Sketches New and Old
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Sketches New and Old

by Mark Twain

Narrated by Twain, Mark

Sketches New and Old is a compilation of fictional stories written by Mark Twain. Among them is "A Ghost Story". In each story, one can catch a great sense of Twain's humor and creativity. These classic sketches from Twain are no longer than 10 minutes, but all show his quick witted humor in response to the events of the day.A real storyteller … Read more…

Christian Science
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Christian Science

by Mark Twain

Narrated by Twain, Mark

Having just lost a daughter to meningitis, Mark Twain wrote this book out of outrage toward the Christian Science movement and its founder Mary Baker Eddy. This movement emphasized the effects of prayer on healing the body and relieving sicknesses and other ailments. Although the founder of Christian Science appears to be altruistic with good intentions, Twa… Read more…

The Diaries of Adam and Eve
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The Diaries of Adam and Eve

by Mark Twain

Narrated by Twain, Mark

Mark Twain spills his wit and whimsical sense of humor onto the pages of his novel The Diaries of Adam and Eve. The story tells of the events that took place in the Garden of Eden prior to the entrance of the deceitful serpent. Adam and Eve are not exactly getting along. Through the struggles listed in their diaries, one can safely assume that these two very… Read more…

Letters From Hawaii
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Letters From Hawaii

by Mark Twain

Narrated by Twain, Mark

Letters from Hawaii contains a collection of letters Mark Twain wrote for a newspaper publication. From a long, turbulent journey to the island, to his encounters with the islanders and the myriad englishmen who have taken up residence on the island. These letters are sure to be an entertaining and well written account of the humours encounters and scenic ad… Read more…

Life on the Mississippi
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Life on the Mississippi

by Mark Twain

Narrated by Twain, Mark

In Life on the Mississippi, the great American humorist Mark Twain recounts his journeys on the mighty Mississippi river. Covering the beginnings of his career as steamboat pilot, Twain entertains us with his wit, anecdotes and wild stories of the myriad characters and adventures he encounters. From a brief history of the Mississippi we are taken on to a rec… Read more…

Is Shakespeare Dead?: From my Autobiography
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Is Shakespeare Dead?: From my Autobiography

by Mark Twain

Narrated by Twain, Mark

Is Shakespeare Dead? is a short, semi-autobiographical work by American humorist Samuel Clemens, better known as Mark Twain. It explores the controversy over the authorship of the Shakespearean literary canon via satire, anecdote, and extensive quotation of contemporary authors on the subject. The original publication spans only 150 pages, and the formattin… Read more…