• Virtual Thrilling Tales: The Water Hole by Maxwell Struthers Burt

    Hello, and welcome to Thrilling Tales, Seattle Public Library's Story Time for Grownups, virtual edition. Thrilling Tales is a lunch hour short story program presented live at the downtown Library twice monthly. Since we can't gather now, we wanted to send some thrilling tales to wherever you are. Enjoy "The Water Hole" by Maxwell Struthers Burt. Recorded on Feb. 24, 2021.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 40.31MB] [Play time: 0 hr 48 min]

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    Virtual It's About Time Writers' Reading Series, Meeting 375

    The Ballard Branch welcomes the 375th meeting of the It's About Time Writers' Reading Series, featuring author readings and open mics. Recorded on Feb. 11, 2021.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 45.8 MB] [Play time: 01 hr 06 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: The Place of Madness by Merlin Moore Taylor

    Hello, and welcome to Thrilling Tales, Seattle Public Library's Story Time for Grownups, virtual edition. Thrilling Tales is a lunch hour short story program presented live at the downtown Library twice monthly. Since we can't gather now, we wanted to send some thrilling tales to wherever you are. Enjoy "The Place of Madness" by Merlin Moore Taylor. Recorded on Feb. 3, 2021.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 33.16MB] [Play time: 0 hr 40 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: Midlife Crisis

    Hello, and welcome to Thrilling Tales, Seattle Public Library's Story Time for Grownups, virtual edition. Thrilling Tales is a lunch hour short story program presented live at the downtown Library twice monthly. Since we can't gather now, we wanted to send some thrilling tales to wherever you are. Enjoy "The Biography of Blade" by Zona Gale and "The Last Dive" by Carlos Drake two tales from the "The Best Short Stories of 1924." Recorded on Jan. 20, 2021.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 22.38MB] [Play time: 0 hr 25 min]

    Transcription (pdf)

  • Virtual It's About Time Writers' Reading Series, Meeting 374

    The Ballard Branch welcomes the 374th meeting of the It's About Time Writers' Reading Series, featuring author readings and open mics. Recorded on Jan. 14, 2021.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 27.8 MB] [Play time: 0 hr 42 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: The Inexperiened Ghost by H.G. Wells

    Hello, and welcome to Thrilling Tales, Seattle Public Library's Story Time for Grownups, virtual edition. Thrilling Tales is a lunch hour short story program presented live at the downtown Library twice monthly. Since we can't gather now, we wanted to send some thrilling tales to wherever you are. Here is "The Inexperienced Ghost" by H.G. Wells. Enjoy! Recorded on Jan. 6, 2021.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 32.90MB] [Play time: 0 hr 37 min]

    Transcription (pdf)

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