• Virtual Thrilling Tales: The Reckoning with Otto Schreed by E. Phillips Oppenheim

    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 Reckoning with Otto Schreed" by E. Phillips Oppenheim. Enjoy! Recorded on May 27, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 28.18MB] [Play time: 0 hr 31 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: The Signal Tower by Wadsworth Camp

    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 Signal Tower" by Wadsworth Camp Enjoy! Recorded on May 20, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 35.05MB] [Play time: 0 hr 40 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: This World is Taboo Chapter 8

    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. To kick things off, we're featuring an eight part science fiction serial by Murray Leinster that first appeared in Amazing magazine in July, 1961, entitled This World is Taboo! It is the story of a Med Ship man - or space doctor - confronted with the terror of plague and an unjustly quarantined planet in a distant galaxy. This is the eighth and final episode. Enjoy! Recorded on May 10, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 23.23MB] [Play time: 0 hr 26 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: This World is Taboo Chapter 7

    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. To kick things off, we're featuring an eight part science fiction serial by Murray Leinster that first appeared in Amazing magazine in July, 1961, entitled This World is Taboo! It is the story of a Med Ship man - or space doctor - confronted with the terror of plague and an unjustly quarantined planet in a distant galaxy. There will be eight episodes in all: here is chapter seven, episode seven. Enjoy! Recorded on May 6, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 27.43MB] [Play time: 0 hr 32 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: This World is Taboo Chapter 6

    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. To kick things off, we're featuring an eight part science fiction serial by Murray Leinster that first appeared in Amazing magazine in July, 1961, entitled This World is Taboo! It is the story of a Med Ship man - or space doctor - confronted with the terror of plague and an unjustly quarantined planet in a distant galaxy. There will be eight episodes in all: here is chapter six, episode six. Enjoy! Recorded on May 3, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 28.93MB] [Play time: 0 hr 33 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: This World is Taboo Chapter 5

    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. To kick things off, we're featuring an eight part science fiction serial by Murray Leinster that first appeared in Amazing magazine in July, 1961, entitled This World is Taboo! It is the story of a Med Ship man - or space doctor - confronted with the terror of plague and an unjustly quarantined planet in a distant galaxy. There will be eight episodes in all: here is chapter five, episode five. Enjoy! Recorded on April 29, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 30.79MB] [Play time: 0 hr 35 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: This World is Taboo Chapter 4

    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. To kick things off, we're featuring an eight part science fiction serial by Murray Leinster that first appeared in Amazing magazine in July, 1961, entitled This World is Taboo! It is the story of a Med Ship man - or space doctor - confronted with the terror of plague and an unjustly quarantined planet in a distant galaxy. There will be eight episodes in all: here is chapter four, episode four. Enjoy! Recorded on April 26, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 28.39MB] [Play time: 0 hr 32 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: This World is Taboo Chapter 3

    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. To kick things off, we're featuring an eight part science fiction serial by Murray Leinster that first appeared in Amazing magazine in July, 1961, entitled This World is Taboo! It is the story of a Med Ship man - or space doctor - confronted with the terror of plague and an unjustly quarantined planet in a distant galaxy. There will be eight episodes in all: here is chapter three, episode three. Enjoy! Recorded on April 22, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 26.03MB] [Play time: 0 hr 30 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: This World is Taboo Chapter 2

    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. To kick things off, we're featuring an eight part science fiction serial by Murray Leinster that first appeared in Amazing magazine in July, 1961, entitled This World is Taboo! It is the story of a Med Ship man - or space doctor - confronted with the terror of plague and an unjustly quarantined planet in a distant galaxy. There will be eight episodes in all: here is chapter two, episode two. Enjoy! Recorded on April 19, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 2.56MB] [Play time: 0 hr 30 min]

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  • Virtual Thrilling Tales: This World is Taboo Chapter 1

    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. To kick things off, we're featuring an eight part science fiction serial by Murray Leinster that first appeared in Amazing magazine in July, 1961, entitled This World is Taboo! It is the story of a Med Ship man - or space doctor - confronted with the terror of plague and an unjustly quarantined planet in a distant galaxy. There will be eight episodes in all: here is chapter one, episode one. Enjoy! Recorded on April 15, 2020.

    Listen to Audio (mp3) [file size: 31.05MB] [Play time: 0 hr 36 min]

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