Continuing to be at the top of "most-loved books" lists among literary scholars and readers, "Pride and Prejudice" is a romantic novel written by Jane Austen that explores the importance of having good manners and marrying for love, not for social benefit. Listen now!
Lockwood illustrates his first days as a tenant at Thrushcross Grange, a lonely manor in loosely populated Yorkshire. Shortly after arriving at the Grange, he visits his landlord, Mr. Heathcliff, a surly, dark man living in a manor called Wuthering Heights... Listen NOW to Chapter 1!
Listen to the best classic books for adults on Vurbl. In this selection, listen to the first chapter of Mark Twain's classic "The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn."
Mysterious Phileas Fogg is a cool customer. Relive his incredible adventure in the free audio book of "Around the World in 80 Days" as he gambles his considerable fortune that he can complete a journey around the world in just 80 days, a supposedly impossible feat.
Listen to the free first chapter of "Last of the Mohicans," one of many great American novels that follows four caravan escorts who are divided among racial lines, two white men and two Native Americans as they transport the daughters of a high-ranking colonel.
Listen to the free audiobook version of the first chapter from Mark Twain's "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer." When Tom witnesses a heinous crime, the normally mischievous trickster is forced to grow up fast and turn those wits into courage.
Learn about the French Revolution in this iconic historical novel written in 1859 by Charles Dickens. The story explores the life of a French doctor and his 18-year-long imprisonment in Paris as the conditions leading up to the French Revolution and Reign of Terror begin to boil over. Listen now!