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Short Stories of horror, murder, mystery and science fiction. Listen to tales of the macabre, mysterious and paranormal. Experience discomposure and dread. Featuring stories by Edgar Allan Poe, H.P. Lovecraft, H.G. Wells, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle and others. Read by Robert Crandall.
GRUESOME ALERT Man Size in Marble by Edith Nesbit. In our feature story a young couple finds a charming cottage to live in, but this cottage has baggage that is deadly.
Cool Air by H.P. Lovecraft. In this story, a man meets an eccentric Doctor who must be in a cool environment at all times and has some bizarre theories about death.
What Was It? by Fitz James O’Brien In this story a man is attacked by an invisible creature found to be human.
The Room of the Evil Thought by Elia W. Peattie. In this story a room drives people crazy and makes them want to do awful things.
This is a very sad story. A child dies and the Mothers grief is overwhelming. One day she decides to visit the grave of the child and something happens that changes her forever.
Sea Curse by Robert E Howard. In this story a witch places a curse on the person responsible for the death of her niece and the result is morbid.
A Dark Mirror by Arthur Quiller Couch. This is a story about the Bronte family, a strange mirror, and death.
Casting the Runes by M.R. James. In this story a deadly curse is cast to punish someone.
In this story a man is hanged but miraculously escapes when the noose fails, but just when he is to be reunited with his wife something happens.