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Selected Shorts

By Selected Shorts / Panoply

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Spellbinding short stories by established and emerging writers take on a new life when they are performed by stars of the stage and screen.

Customer Reviews


Draw a hot bath and have a listen. Good stuff.


It is pure skill on behalf of the actor to read fiction in such a manner that brings a story, and its characters to life, leaving the readers wanting to read more. What a culmination of talent!


Selected Shorts is wonderful radio (and podcasting). But please, PRI, or whoever is responsible, treat listeners and authors with respect and stop blanking out words you think might cause offence. You are ruining great stories, and I wonder if you have permission from copyright holders to edit their work. The fine Grace Paley story "The Long Distance Runner" (podcast released 12/01/2009) was an insult.