My Lady Love, My Dove (A Roald Dahl Short Story)
Roald Dahl

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Narrated By: Richard Griffiths

Duration: 36 minutes

What to expect

Penguin presents the audiobook edition of My Lady Love, My Dove by Roald Dahl, read by Richard Griffiths.

In My Lady Love, My Dove, Roald Dahl tells a sinister story about the darker side of human nature. Here, a game of cards between two couples is the basis for some shocking deceit . . .

My Lady Love, My Dove is taken from the short story collection Someone Like You, which includes seventeen other devious and shocking stories, featuring the wife who serves a dish that baffles the police; a curious machine that reveals the horrifying truth about plants; the man waiting to be bitten by the venomous snake asleep on his stomach; and others.


Short stories, Classic fiction

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The absolute master of the twist in the tale