To accompany Book Of The Week's broadcast of 'Autobiography of Mark Twain', there is a chance to hear three of the author's classic short stories, with their familiar trademarks of high farce and droll insight.
His tales bring us eccentric burglars, cosseted children, and a visitor to a theme park obsessed with the making of moccasins.
And also torrents of water...
The Experience of the McWilliamses With Menbranous Croup
A strange fever is afflicting the neighbourhood, just as little Penelope begins to cough.
Though the reason is hardly clear cut...
Reader Stuart Milligan
Producer Duncan Minshull.
A fearful fever spreads through the neighbourhood, which gets Mrs McWilliams agitated.