Read by Liza Ross, Janet Maw & Laurel Lefkow (Unabridged: 7hrs 15mins)
Featuring stories by Mary Shelley, George Eliot, Kate Chopin, Amelia Edwards & more.
This century is crammed full of talents that showcase an enviable array of stories and genres. Across a hundred years the short story develops, becomes yet more emboldened, more accessible to a wider audience as these female authors challenge the literary bastions.
In this compilation -
1 - The Top Ten - 19th Century Women
2 - The Dream by Mary Shelley
3 - The Old Nurses Story by Elizabeth Gaskell
4 - The Lifted Veil by George Eliot
5 - The Phantom Coach by Amelia Edwards
6 - A White Heron by Sarah Orne Jewett
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 - Cohen of Trinity by Amy Levy
11 - Sould Belated by Edith Wharton