Short Stories by Ambrose Bierce

A Collection of Seven of Ambrose Bierce's Finest Short Stories including "An Occurence at Owl Creek Bridge"


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The Monk and the Hangman's Daughter Classic Tales Edition

A knot of monks happens upon a gallows in the middle of a dark forest. Hanging from the gallows is a fresh corpse, and underneath the dangling wretch a young woman performs a...

The Death of Halpin Frayser

"Ambrose Gwinnett Bierce (1842 - 1914) was an American writer famous for his dark and cynical writings, which earned him the nickname ""Bitter Bierce"". He is famous also for his...

My Favorite Murder

A young man accused of the appalling murder of his mother is acquitted on the grounds that his crime is almost harmless in comparison with his previous murder of his uncle, which...

A Resumed Identity

Bierce takes us into the strange and ghostly afterlife experience of a displaced soldier. Can such things be?

One Of The Missing

A young federal soldier finds himself in a dire and lethal situation. This is a story of remarkable suspense.


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Frozen Dinners A Memoir of a Fractured Family

With the advent of TV dinners in the 1950s, an intense and entrepreneurial father rises from poverty to build a multi-million-dollar trucking empire hauling frozen food throughout...

Can Such Things Be?

24 short stories in fairly typical Bierce fashion ghostly, spooky, to be read (or listened to) in the dark, perhaps with a light crackling fire burning dimly in the background....

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