Episode 168: Bridge of Birds, ch. 1-3

In which we meet Number Ten Ox and Master Li ...
and discover how a plague can learn to count.

Episode 168, chapters 1-3
(download or listen via this link)

Book Information
  • Story rating: PG-13 for occasional adult situations.
  • This book is in under copyright. Forgotten Classics has been granted permission by author Barry Hughart to read Bridge of Birds. Please contact Mr. Hughart or his agent for any permissions.
  • If you are enjoying this reading, please buy Bridge of Birds and the other two books in the trilogy that comprise The Chronicles of Master Li and Number Ten Ox.
  • More information about Barry Hughart
  • Subterranean Press
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  1. Lovely! I enjoyed the first three chapters and can't wait for more...
    thank you and thanks to the author as well.

  2. I've loved these books for years, and I'm glad they might get a wider audience. Delightful.

  3. I also have enjoyed these books for years, and am happy to hear that there's a new collectors omnibus edition available. Thanks to Mr. Hughart for allowing us to enjoy the book in audio form.


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