Listen To: Classics

This is a select list of classic works of American and world literature available on audio. All of these titles are located in the Adult Audiobook section of the Library.


Alcott, Louisa May. Little Women. (Fiction ALC).

Angelou, Maya. I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings. (B A5846.i).

Austen, Jane. Pride and Prejudice. (Fiction AUS).
     Also available: Digital Player

Beowolf. (829.3 B481be).

Bronte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre. (Fiction BRO).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Bronte, Emily. Wuthering Heights. (Fiction BRO).
     Also available: eAudiobooks

Buck, Pearl. The Good Earth. (Fiction BUC).

Camus, Albert. The Plague. (Fiction CAM).

Cather, Willa. My Ántonia. (Fiction CAT).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Cervantes Saavedra, Miguel de. Don Quixote. (Fiction CER). 

Chaucer, Geoffrey. The Canterbury Tales. (821.1 C496.ca).

Chopin, Kate. The Awakening. (Fiction CHO).

Conrad, Joseph. Heart of Darkness. (Fiction CON).

Cooper, James Fenimore. The Last of the Mohicans. (Fiction COO).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Dickens, Charles. A Tale of Two Cities. (Fiction DIC).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Dostoevsky, Fyodor. Crime and Punishment. (Fiction DOS).

Dumas, Alexandre. The Three Musketeers. (Fiction DUM).

Eliot, George. Silas Marner. (Fiction ELI).

Fitzgerald, F. Scott. The Great Gatsby. (Fiction FIT).

Gilgamesh. (892.1 G473.gi).

Golding. William. Lord of the Flies. (Fiction GOL).

Hansberry, Lorraine. A Raisin in the Sun. (812.54 H249.va).

Hardy, Thomas. Tess of the D’ Urbevilles. (Fiction HAR).

Hawthorne, Nathaniel. The Scarlet Letter. (Fiction HAW).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Hemingway, Ernest. For Whom the Bell Tolls. (Fiction HEM).

Hersey, John. A Bell for Adano. (Fiction HER).

Hesse, Hermann. Siddhartha. (Fiction HES).

Homer. The Iliad. (883 H766iL).

Homer. The Odyssey. (883 H766.od).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Hugo, Victor. The Hunchback of Notre Dame. (Fiction HUG).

Hurston, Zora Neale. Their Eyes Were Watching God. (Fiction HUR).

Lee, Harper. To Kill a Mockingbird. (Fiction LEE).

Lewis, Sinclair. Babbitt. (Fiction LEW).

London, Jack. The Call of the Wild. (Fiction LON).
     Also available: eAudiobook

McCullers, Carson. The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter. (Fiction MCC).

Melville, Herman. Moby Dick. (Fiction MEL).

Milton, John. Paradise Lost. (821.4 M662.pa).

Morrison, Toni. Beloved. (Fiction MOR).

Nabokov, Vladimir. Lolita. (Fiction NAB).

Orczy, Baroness. The Scarlet Pimpernel. (Fiction ORC).

Orwell, George. Animal Farm. (Fiction ORW).

Paton, Alan. Cry the Beloved Country. (Fiction PAT).

Remarque, Erich Maria. All Quiet On The Western Front. (Fiction REM).

Scott, Walter Sir. Ivanhoe. (Fiction SCO).

Shelley, Mary Wollstonecraft. Frankenstein. (Fiction SHE).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Sinclair, Upton. The Jungle. (Fiction SIN).

Smith, Betty. A Tree Grows in Brooklyn. (Fiction SMI).

Spenser, Edmund. The Faerie Queene. (821.3 S748.fa).

Stegner, Wallace. Angle of Repose. (Fiction STE).

Steinbeck, John. The Grapes of Wrath. (Fiction STE).

Stoker, Bram. Dracula. (Fiction STO).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Thoreau, Henry David. Walden. (813.3 T488.wa).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Tolstoy, Leo. Anna Karenina. (Fiction TOL).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. (Fiction TWA).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Twain, Mark. The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. (Fiction TWA).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Virgil. Aeneid. (873 V816.ae).

Voltaire. Candide. (Fiction VOL).

Vonnegut, Kurt. Slaughterhouse-Five. (Fiction VON).

Wells, H.G.. The War of the Worlds. (Science Fiction ORW).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Wharton, Edith. The Age of Innocence. (Fiction WHA).

Wiesel, Elie. Night. (Fiction WIE).
     Also available: eAudiobook, Digital Player

Wilde, Oscar. The Picture of Dorian Gray. (Fiction WIL).
     Also available: eAudiobook

Wister, Owen. The Virginian. (Western WIS).

Woolf, Virginia. Mrs. Dalloway. (Fiction WOL).

Wright, Richard. Native Son. (Fiction WRI).

Wyss, Johann David. The Swiss Family Robinson. (Fiction WYS).
     Also available:eAudiobook