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Tarzan Of The Apes Audiobook

Tarzan Of The Apes: Tarzan Series, 1

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Publisher's Summary

This is the first story in the Tarzan adventure novels. The legend begins when Tarzan’s parents are placed on a jungle shoreline by mutinous seamen. Here they establish a crude residence and survive for a time until attacked and killed by a band of apes. But one female ape rescues the baby, takes it for her own, and raises it among a large socially organized tribe of great apes. The baby grows to be a noble man whose great strength and keen senses compel the world around him to bend to his might according to the “law of the jungle.”

©2011 Books In Motion (P)2011 Books In Motion

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    Cheryl Princeton, MN, United States 01-03-12
    Cheryl Princeton, MN, United States 01-03-12 Member Since 2011
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    "Just as I remembered"
    Would you listen to Tarzan Of The Apes again? Why?

    I read this series many years ago when I was a wee tyke. I thoroughly enjoyed it then, and I wondered if it still would be as entertaining for me now. It is indeed, and the reader does a good job which helps make it so. I will listen to this again.


    What about David Sharp’s performance did you like?

    He has a great accent and it fits the time of the story.


    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    Charles Howard City, MI, United States 08-01-11
    Charles Howard City, MI, United States 08-01-11 Member Since 2010
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    "Tarzan is great"

    i read it while i was a teen and still like the audio. very good book and it keeps you awake on ling drives

    2 of 2 people found this review helpful
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    RONALD Bellevue, Wa, United States 09-10-12
    RONALD Bellevue, Wa, United States 09-10-12 Member Since 2012
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    "Classic but dated"
    Would you try another book from Edgar Rice Burroughs and/or David Sharp?

    Yes, It's a light and fun story. It's also interesting in that it is so iconic.


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    Will Blackburn 04-29-16 Member Since 2016
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    "not very good"

    The narration with this audio book is just terrible. Mr. Sharp sounds completely disinterested in what he's reading. I wish that I could permanently remove it from my device. Why they would choose this to go with the free kindle edition is beyond my understanding. & I can't seem to get rid of it despite having another far superior audio book of Tarzan in my collection because it seems tied to the kindle book.

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