Read by Liza Ross, Laurel Lefkow & Janet Maw (Unabridged: 7hrs 37mins)
Featuring stories by Edith Wharton, Charlotte Perkins Gilman, Edith Nesbit, Kate Chopin & more.
Once again on the American side of the Atlantic talent pours forth from the pens of these literary women. Even to choose a mere ten seems to be a choice too difficult to make. Society may hold women back but these writers are equal to the challenge and overcome its boundaries with superbly written stories that are a beacon for all others who follow.
In this compilation -
1 - The Top Ten - 19th Century American women
2 - Since I Died by Elizabeth Stuart Phelps
3 - The Peterkins Decide to Learn the Languages by Lucretia Peabody Hale
4 - A White Heron by Sarah Orne Jewett
5 - Souls Belated by Edith Wharton
6 - Carnivorine by Lucy Hamilton Hooper
7 - A New England Nun by Mary E Wilkins Freeman
8 - The Yellow Wallpaper by Charlotte Perkins Gilman
9 - Désirée's Baby by Kate Chopin
10 - From the Dead by Edith Nesbit
11 - The Shape of Fear by Eliw W Peattie