Underwood and Flinch and Other Audiobooks by Mike Bennett (fiction)

Tobermory by Saki

Direct download: Tobermory.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 5:06pm UTC

The Stranger by Ambrose Bierce

Direct download: TheStranger.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 5:05pm UTC

The Lull by Saki

Direct download: The_Lull.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 5:03pm UTC

W.W. Jacobs' classic dark tale.

Classic Horror 3 by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3513-classic-horror-3
License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

Direct download: The_Well.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 5:02pm UTC

The Open Window by Saki

Direct download: The_Open_Window.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 5:00pm UTC

The Masque of The Red Death by Edgar Allan Poe

Direct download: Masque_of_The_Red_Death.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:59pm UTC

One of Saki's most popular tales.

Direct download: The_Storyteller.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:34pm UTC

"Cannibalism in the Cars" is a short story written in 1868 by American writer Mark Twain. It tells the darkly humorous tale of apparent acts of cannibalism from the point of view of a congressman on a snowbound train. It indirectly satirises the political system of the United States of America.

Classic Horror 3 by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3513-classic-horror-3
License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

Direct download: The_Cannibalism_in_The_Cars.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:32pm UTC

The Penance by Saki

Direct download: The_Penance.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:31pm UTC

E.F. Benson's classic eerie tale. Trivia note, this story is part of the old Ealing Studios anthology, Dead of Night.

Music on the podcast:

Ice Demon by Kevin MacLeod
Link: https://incompetech.filmmusic.io/song/3897-ice-demon
License: https://filmmusic.io/standard-license

Direct download: The_Bus_Conductor.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:29pm UTC

Direct download: The_Cold_Embrace.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:28pm UTC

Direct download: Gabriel_Ernest.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:25pm UTC

Direct download: Man_Size_in_Marble.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:24pm UTC

Sredni Vashtar by Saki

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Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:22pm UTC

A vampire terrorizes a quiet English town

Direct download: Mrs_Amworth.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 4:19pm UTC

The conclusion of After The Plague.

Direct download: Plague_6.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 6:21pm UTC

After the Plague continues

Direct download: Plague_5.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 6:19pm UTC

After the Plague continues

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Category:fiction -- posted at: 6:18pm UTC

After the Plague continues

Direct download: Plague_3.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 6:17pm UTC

After the Plague continues

Direct download: Plague_2.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 6:16pm UTC

A hotel on the outskirts of London in the aftermath of a zombie apocalypse. A brutal couple, Lee and Mandy, arrive in a van with two captive women. Lee and Mandy think the hotel is abandoned, a place to find food and shelter. However, Terry, a former employee who has made the hotel his own, has other ideas.

After the Plague won the Parsec Award in 2016 for Best Novella.

Direct download: Plague_1.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 6:09pm UTC

A killer has a crash at a lonely crossroads.

Direct download: HOM-Incident_at_a_Crossroads.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 3:24pm UTC

Meet Underwood and Flinch as they cross the Mediterranean on a foggy night. Are they being followed? And if so, by whom? And who should be more worried, the hunter or the hunted?

Direct download: HOM-Night_Crossing.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 3:20pm UTC

Henry and Maureen find a very unusual cockroach in their apartment. Have they discovered a new species? This could be their passport to fame and fortune … or the beginning of something horrific.

Direct download: HOM-The_Exterminators.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 3:05pm UTC

If you go down in the woods today, you’re in for a big surprise – Alec Bingham is murdering his wife. He’s got it all worked out. But there are some things in the woods that even the most careful planning can’t anticipate.

Direct download: HOM-The_Green_Man.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 3:02pm UTC

Benny is late for a hold-up: it’s a hot day, he’s stressed-out, and the large replica handgun in his waistband keeps jabbing at his genitals. Unfortunately for him, his discomfort is only just beginning.

Direct download: HOM-Give_Me_a_Hundred.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:59pm UTC

The conclusion of Salvation.

Direct download: HOM-Salvation-4.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:57pm UTC

Part three of Salvation.

Direct download: HOM-Salvation-3.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:55pm UTC

Part two of Salvation

Direct download: HOM-Salvation-2.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:53pm UTC

Geoffrey Leech burns in the fires of Hell. When he makes a deal with the Devil, Geoffrey sees more than a chance to ease his suffering – he sees a chance to save his soul. But Satan is not to be easily cheated. Will the Devil get his due, or can Geoffrey escape the horrors of Hell to find his own salvation?

Direct download: HOM-Salvation-1.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:51pm UTC

The concluding episode of Poacher's Cottage.

Direct download: HOM-Poachers_Cottage_2.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:45pm UTC

Ken Chase is a real estate agent who won’t let anything come between him and the maximum possible profit from a house sale – not even ghosts.

Direct download: HOM-Poachers_Cottage_1.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:42pm UTC

Vernon ‘Badger’ Brock goes on a pigeon hunt armed with a rubber flashlight, a cat basket, and a loaf of white bread. But who should be the more fearful, the pigeons, or Badger?

Direct download: HOM-A_Lovely_Pair_of_Browns.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:40pm UTC

The conclusion of Hair and Skin.

Direct download: HOM-Hair_and_Skin-4.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:36pm UTC

Part three of Hair and Skin.

Direct download: HOM-Hair_and_Skin-3.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:33pm UTC

Part two of Hair and Skin.

Direct download: HOM-Hair_and_Skin-2.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:30pm UTC

Millionaire, Charles Mason has a grotesque idea for a hair transplant that stops one step short of horrific - but fortunately, his personal surgeon is sick enough to take the extra steps necessary to make Charles' dream come true.

Direct download: HOM-Hair_and_Skin-1.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:25pm UTC

Lottery winner, Jim Haslet finds himself caught up in a bizarre nightmare when he and his wife are kidnapped by people even weirder than Jim is.

Direct download: HOM-The_Haslett_Technique.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:22pm UTC

The concluding episode of The Grave.

Direct download: HOM-The_Grave-2.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:20pm UTC

A blackly comic tale of two men in a grave. Jack starts a series of increasingly unpleasant events when he makes a pass at suspected "wrong boy", Dave.

Direct download: HOM-The_Grave-1.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:17pm UTC

The concluding episode of Trolls.

Direct download: HOM-Trolls_2.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:13pm UTC

Edith, elderly and alone and living in an inner-city council block, finds herself the victim of a gang of hoodie-wearing children. She believes they are monsters. Something her son, Martin, finds incredible, until ...

Direct download: HOM-Trolls-1.mp3
Category:fiction -- posted at: 2:09pm UTC