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“Reading the Classics” is hosted by staff of the Ketchikan Public Library and airs on KRBD Tuesdays at 6:30 p.m. If you missed any episodes, you can listen to them by clicking the links below.

February 23rd – Amy Toepfer reads “The Snow Queen” by Hans Christian Andersen.


February 16th – Rebecca Brown reads “The Cask of Amontillado” by Edgar Allan Poe, and Pat Tully reads “At the Gate” by Myla Jo Closser.


February 9th – Lisa Pearson reads “The Sculptor’s Funeral” by Willa Cather.


February 2nd – Kelly Johnson reads “Goblin Market” by Christina Rossetti.


January 26th – Rebecca Brown reads “A Case of Identity” by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.


January 12th – Amy Toepfer reads a selection of fairy tales by Flora Annie Steel.


January 5th – Kelly Johnson reads Rikki-Tikki-Tavi by Rudyard Kipling.


December 29th – Rebecca Brown reads the conclusion of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” by Barbara Robertson.


December 22nd – Rebecca Brown reads the first part of “The Best Christmas Pageant Ever” by Barbara Robertson. Part 2 will air December 29th.


December 15th – Staff from the Ketchikan Public Library read a variety of Christmas stories.


December 8th – Lisa Pearson reads the part 2 of Louisa May Alcott’s “A Country Christmas.”  Part 1 aired on December 1st.


December 1st – Lisa Pearson reads the first part of Louisa May Alcott’s “A Country Christmas.”  Part two will air on December 8th.


November 24th – Rebecca Brown reads “The Schoolboy’s Story” by Charles Dickens.


November 17th – Kelly Johnson reads two stories by Mark Twain – “Hunting the Deceitful Turkey” and “Is he Living or is he Dead?”


November 10th – Ann Marie Meirsonne reads a selection of stories by Beatrix Potter.


October 27th – Lisa Pearson reads “Huckleberry” by Frank Stockston.


October 20th – Shawn Carter reads “A White Heron” by Sarah Orne Jewett.


October 13th – Lisa Pearson reads the final part of “Murder By Proxy” along with some of Aesop’s Fables.


October 6th – Lisa Pearson reads part 1 of “Murder by Proxy” by McDonnell Bodkin.


September 22nd – Amie Toepfer reads “The Velveteen Rabbit” by Margery Williams.


September 15th – Pat Tully reads and essay written by Oliver Wendell Holmes, Sr.


September 8th – Rebecca Brown reads a selection of short stories by O. Henry.


September 1st – Kelly Johnson reads “The Hunting of the Snark” by Lewis Carroll.


August 11th – Lisa Pearson reads “The Well” by W.W. Jacobs.


August 4th – Ann Marie Meirsonne reads selections from “Raggedy Ann and Andy: A Read-aloud Treasury” by Johnny Gruelle.


July 28th – Lisa Pearson reads “The Monkey’s Paw” by W.W. Jacobs.


July 21st – Kelly Johnson shares essays from “Moonbeams from the Larger Lunacy” by Stephen Leacock.


July 14th- Shawna Carter reads part 2 of “Stikeen: An Adventure With a Dog and a Glacier” by John Muir. Part 1 aired on July 7th.


July 7th – Shawna Carter reads part 1 of “Stikeen: An Adventure With a Dog and a Glacier” by John Muir.


July 2nd – Pat Tully reads a story by Nathaniel Hawthorne called “The Wedding Knell.”


June 25th – Lisa Pearson reads “The Yellow Wallpaper” by Charlotte Perkins Gillman.