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CraftLit - Serialized Classic Literature for Busy Book Lovers

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Dec 20, 2017

Seventh Day…

(Find all the days here)

Thank you

Andrew Barton "Banjo" Paterson ()

xmas short works 2015

Santa Claus

Read by: Son the Exiles (2:09)

Rudyard Kipling (30 December 1865 – 18 January 1936)

was an English short-story writer, poet, and novelist chiefly remembered for his tales and poems of British soldiers in India, and his tales for children. He was born in Bombay, in the Bombay Presidency of British India, and was taken by his family to England when he was five years old. Kipling is best known for his works of fiction, including The Jungle Book (a collection of stories which includes "Rikki-Tikki-Tavi"), Just So Stories (1902), Kim (1901) (a tale of adventure), many short stories, including "The Man Who Would Be King" (1888); and his poems, including "Mandalay" (1890), "Gunga Din" (1890), and "If—" (1910).

Christmas in India (1908)

Read by: Bellona Times (3:16)

Arthur Guy Empey (11 December 1883, Ogden, Utah –22 February 1963, Wadsworth, Kansas)

was a soldier in both the British and American armies of World War I, and an author, screenwriter, actor and movie producer.

Christmas in a Dugout

Read by: Lucy Perry (14:18)

Louis Becke (18 June 1855 – 18 February 1913)

was an Australian short-story writer and novelist.

A Christmas Eve in the Far South Seas

Read by: David Wales (14:35)

William Lawrence Chittenden (1862 - 1934)

Nothing to see here, folks.

Cowboy’s Christmas Ball (p.12, 1893)

Read by: Winston Tharp (5:18)

The old Christmas Carol audio files that can be played on any computer or mp3 player are here: audio, and 190 audio, and 191 audio Read by Glen Halstrom for Librivox

A Christmas Carol*in prose, being a ghost story of Christmas by Charles Dickens Staves 1-2, Stave 3, Staves 4-5

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