The Hanged Man

The Hanged Man

Tales of Dread : the Short Fiction of Orson Scott Card

Downloadable Audiobook - 2009
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This first volume in a five-volume anthology of Orson Scott Card's short stories features eleven chilling tales that provoke the dreaded dark side of the reader's imagination A sinful man finally faces his conscience in the form of a baby-like creature that haunts his waking hours. A thrill-seeking playboy uses a time machine to experience the excitement of death without actually dying. A child having trouble adjusting to a new town withdraws into a mysterious computer game, where he meets imaginary friends who have the same names as boys who have recently gone missing. Stories include: Eumenides in the Fourth Floor Lavatory, Quietus, Deep Breathing Exercises, Fat Farm, Closing the Timelid, Freeway Games, A Sepulchre of Songs, Prior Restraint, The Changed Man and the King of Words, Memories of My Head, and Lost Boys.
Publisher: [United States] : Blackstone Audio, Inc. : Made available through hoopla, 2009.
Edition: Unabridged.
ISBN: 9781441747334
Characteristics: 1 online resource (1 audio file (7hr., 54 min.)) : digital.
Alternative Title: hoopla (Digital media service)


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