This delightfully imaginative tale is always a popular favorite among children. Mrs. Frisby, a field mouse who lives in a garden, must move her family before the farmer begins plowing. Will the rats of NIMH - a group of highly intelligent laboratory rats - help her find a solution to her dilemma?
©1971 Robert C. O’Brien (P)1993 Recorded Books, LLC
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I spend a lot of time with my daughter listening to audio books. This is one of our favorites. The narrator reads well with no strange pronunciations or annoying inflections. I love it when the narrator is so good that the listening experience flows without any glitches from something annoying that the listener has to consciously ignore.
The story is a classic from my childhood and it still grasps interest of young readers today.
If you're tempted at all you should get it. In my opinion you won't be sorry.
I loved the book as a kid, and it was nice to listen to it again as an adult. For me, the narrator makes all of the difference for an audiobook, and Barbara did a great job with this book!
This audible books bring me back to my childhood days. It's read with such passion and love. I could actually visualize the whole book as I listened. This being a change from the days when I read it aloud to my children. However now, I could listen over and over again! Highly recommend this book and narrator to anyone old or young!
I loved this book almost as much as Watership Down. Well written and excellent performance.
The reader's voice had an ebbing quality which became annoying after a while. She started each sentence loud and became quieter as the sentence went along, then the next sentence started out loud again. You could barely hear her at the end of a longer sentence. She did have a pleasant voice.
This is a great children's book. My kids and I listened to it over the course of several car trips and we thoroughly enjoyed it.
I think this is the best book I had ever read!
This book was not just an ordinary book of mice and rats, but had a great story of NIMH.
Also, the narrator spoke well, although sometimes there were small noises.
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