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TOO Historical Fiction 81 Anezka

By Bruce Durham Read by Shawn Robertson Anezka stamped the floor and crossed her arms in displeasure. “This won’t do. This just won’t do.” Servants paused in their work, eyes focused on the elderly slave glaring from beneath thick, gray … Continue reading

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TOO Historical Fiction 80 The Emperor Defeats a Pidgeon

By Gary Girod Read by Shawn Robertson Period: Ancient Rome Atticus ‘Atti’ Tarsus had spent the entire morning trying to stack grains of rice on top of each other. Unlike the rocks he would stack as a child or the … Continue reading

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Tales of Old 49 A Nest of Evil

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Tales of Old 19 – Ghosts of the Golden House & Nightingales

Ghosts of the Golden House By Andrew MacRae Read by Shawn Robertson Period: Roman times The Golden House of Nero. Mere words coined by mortals cannot possibly begin to describe that monument to one man’s ego. Nightingales By David Pilling … Continue reading

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Tales of Old 18 – When I Come Again

By P.D.R. Lindsay Read by Shawn Robertson Period: Mid Roman Empire Music after the story by Marc Gunn The tune is an old one, a soldiers’ song springing into my head to match the pace of my steps. I’m not … Continue reading

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