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Peter Pan | [J.M. Barrie]

Peter Pan

Fly away with Peter Pan to the enchanted island of Neverland! This first chapter book adaptation of the classic novel, originally published in 1911, tells the story of the boy who never grows up. And when they join Peter on his magical island, Wendy and her brothers are in for exciting encounters with mermaids, an Indian princess, and pirates! Let the amazing adventures begin!
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Publisher's Summary

Fly away with Peter Pan to the enchanted island of Neverland! This first chapter book adaptation of the classic novel, originally published in 1911, tells the story of the boy who never grows up. And when they join Peter on his magical island, Wendy and her brothers are in for exciting encounters with mermaids, an Indian princess, and pirates! Let the amazing adventures begin!

(P)2006 Listening Library

What the Critics Say

  • Grammy Award Nominee, Best Spoken Word Album For Children, 2006

Grammy Award Nominee, Best Spoken Word Album For Children, 2006

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    Andres Marin Florida, USA 12-24-12
    Andres Marin Florida, USA 12-24-12 Member Since 2014
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    "Wonderful history, no so good narrator"

    Peter Pan is one of those histories you must read. I have seen some movies but, as usual, nothing compares to the book. J.M. Barrie was able to capture the children essence and transfer it to a character wich you will love.

    The narrator, is not bad, but it lacks the emotion to make the critical parts as good as they are.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Kristi Richardson Milwaukie, OR, United States 10-14-12
    Kristi Richardson Milwaukie, OR, United States 10-14-12 Member Since 2014

    An old broad that enjoys books of all types. Would rather read than write reviews though. I know what I like, and won't be bothered by crap.

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    "An adult fairy tale!"
    Would you listen to Peter Pan again? Why?

    Yes, I would! Mr. Barrie has such a sly way with words and I'm sure I missed some of his meanings. It's a great story and I loved it!


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Peter Pan?

    When Peter comes back after many years and finds Wendy all grown up. I think we can all feel for him.


    What does Jim Dale bring to the story that you wouldn’t experience if you just read the book?

    He does great characters. I especially loved his Lost Boys!


    If you were to make a film of this book, what would be the tag line be?

    I'll Never Grow UP!


    Any additional comments?

    Loved this story, but it isn't the Disney version many people are used to. The story is closer to the musical by Mary Martin or Cathy Rigby. The story is fine for children but they won't get alot of what Barrie is trying to say about adults and children in an imaginative way.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    JESSICA 09-01-12
    JESSICA 09-01-12 Member Since 2010
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    "Excellent Narrator Great Read"
    What did you like best about this story?

    Peter Pan is a wonderful story. I am amazed at how well written it is.


    Any additional comments?

    My 5 year old daughter has been listining to this in the evenings and it keeps her attention.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Rebecca Sandy, UT, United States 10-03-11
    Rebecca Sandy, UT, United States 10-03-11 Member Since 2013
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    "We were stunned by how violent the story was."

    Peter Pan is not the playful Peter Pan you see in plays. Peter Pan is quite frightening and violent. The reader is wonderful. We will be putting this story away for a few years until my son is a bit older.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Carol Campobello, SC, USA 05-17-08
    Carol Campobello, SC, USA 05-17-08 Member Since 2008
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    "Jim Dale is excellent"

    We were introduced to Jim Dale's talent through the Harry Potter series. He is absolutely wonderful reading this classic as well.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Ellen Hampton, VA, USA 12-25-07
    Ellen Hampton, VA, USA 12-25-07
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    "Peter Pan"

    Excellent read. Too bad it was only 5 hours, barely a half work week drive for me. However, Jim Dale rocked and the it was like hearing the story again for the first time!

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Kristen Sudbury, Ontario, Canada 11-18-07
    Kristen Sudbury, Ontario, Canada 11-18-07
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    "Not just a children's tale"

    I was pleasantly surprised with Jim Dale's performance in this Audiobook. And of course the story itself is timeless and Always enjoyable for all ages.

    1 of 1 people found this review helpful
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    Dominique 02-27-15
    Dominique 02-27-15
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    "SO AMAZING!"
    If you could sum up Peter Pan in three words, what would they be?

    Magical, enticing, and breathtaking.


    What was one of the most memorable moments of Peter Pan?

    The famous line, "To die would be an awfully big adventure."


    Which character – as performed by Jim Dale – was your favorite?

    James Hook. He did a magnificent job with the voice!


    Was this a book you wanted to listen to all in one sitting?

    Most definitely,


    Any additional comments?

    I have to say, I was really nervous about purchasing this book on audible and listening to another person give voice to such iconic characters but Jim Dale did such an amazing job that I ended up getting more out of the book than I did when I read it myself.

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    Eric 02-04-15
    Eric 02-04-15 Member Since 2013
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    "Original Story is Amazing!"

    I love how lively, and yet dark, this original Pan story can be!
    Pirates who may not be the smartest, but are still killers.
    Deadly wars between the Pirates and the Native inhabitants.
    The reading was wonderful and the breadth of characters acted was superb!

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    "Growing up is hard to do!"
    Any additional comments?

    Just a cute fairytale about never growing up and growing up, make believe, killing pirates, snotty mermaids, jealousy, war, and a ticking gator.

    This was fluffy, and my only complaint was that within the beginning of the story, Wendy kept trying to kiss Peter. I mean c'mon woman, you want to make out with the first boy to crawl through your window, have a little dignity. I suppose I cannot blame Tinker Bell's interference, I'm protective of my friends too, although she had ulterior motives.

    I'd recommend this book if you want a blast from the past, and something easy and quick!

    0 of 0 people found this review helpful
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