This group of 6 short stories has been hand selected by the publisher to provide a sampling of Tolstoy’s thoughts about what it means to live out the Christian life. Tolstoy’s short stories and novellas are considered to be some of the greatest penned in the 20th century. Many of these stories have strong Christian themes, revealing Tolstoy’s own sincere faith along with important lessons and ideals. These stories often focus on self-sacrifice, the sovereignty of God, and the fulfillment and happiness that comes with living for others. Included in this unique set are the following stories: 1) Where Love Is, There God Is Also 2) Father Sergius 3) What Men Live By 4) God Sees the Truth but Waits 5) Master and Man 6) The Death of Ivan Ilyich. This series, published by ONE audiobooks, seeks to produce Classic Christian titles read by well known and loved audiobook narrators. ONE takes great care to cast these titles with readers who will provide an unmatched listening experience for these important works. Michael Beck brings his passion to every performance and is considered to be one of the top audiobook narrators in the industry.
Leo Nikolayevich Tolstoy (September 9, 1828–November 20, 1910) was a Russian writer who primarily wrote novels and short stories. Later in life, he also wrote plays and essays. His two most famous works, the novels War and Peace and Anna Karenina, are acknowledged as two of the greatest novels of all time and a pinnacle of realist fiction.