A rich anthology of forty-five great stories by some of the most renowned storytellers in the world. Saki, O. Henry, Edgar Allan Poe, Barry Pain, Guy de Maupassant, M. R. James, A. J. Allan, Guy Boothby, Jerome K. Jerome and many more giants of the piterary world contribute to this collection of tiny tales which pack a huge punch.
A collection of 40 classic short stories which carry a huge punch, from the great classic authors: Oscar Wilde, Saki, Kate Chopin, Edgar Allan Poe, O. Henry, Banjo Paterson, W. W. Jacobs, Guy de Maupassant and many more great names. Look forward to the train being delayed, friends turning up late, walking the dog round the block, ironing that shirt... 10-minute slots need never be wasted time again!
Deep beneath the ocean lay the beautiful and magical kingdom of King Neptune. He had six mermaid daughters, the youngest of whom was considered to be unsurpassed in her beauty. They lived a wonderful and carefree existence in their underwater arcadia. The world beyond was an uncertain and dangerous place and for this reason all mermaids were forbidden to travel up to the surface before their fifteenth birthday.
Living with his little brother, Fudge, makes Peter Hatcher feel like a fourth grade nothing. Whether Fudge is throwing a temper tantrum in a shoe store, smearing mashed potatoes on the walls at Hamburger Heaven, or scribbling all over Peter's homework, he's never far from trouble. He's a two-year-old terror who gets away with everything, and Peter's had enough.
A celebration of the endless variety of passive aggressive behavior, Life's Little Annoyances will provide comfort and inspiration to everyone who has ever gritted his teeth and dreamed of sweet retribution against the slings and arrows of outrageous people.
Fans of the ingenious little monkey will not be disappointed as he embarks on a wild series of adventures in a traveling circus.
Beautifully recorded in dramatic English with a stunning range of evocative sounds effects, these audiobooks are the perfect introduction (or re-introduction) to stories that have delighted people throughout the ages. This series has regularly topped the audiobook charts in Japan.
This audiobook is the fourth in the series and contains three classic tales: "Little Red Riding Hood", "A Christmas Carol", and "Cinderella".
A gawky, dreamy boy, Hans Christian Andersen grew up to become a profoundly imaginative writer and storyteller who revolutionized literature for children. Andersen gave us the now standard versions of some traditional folk tales, but many of his most famous tales sprang directly from his imagination and continue to resonate with today's readers.
"Dreamland Awaits - Bedtime Stories for All"
Ladybird presents First Favourite Tales Audio, a fabulous collection of classic stories for toddlers, brought to life through the magic of audio. Produced with enchanting sound effects and lively music that will delight children, and introduce them to the world's most famous stories.This collection of six classic tales contains:Little Red Riding Hood, Cinderella, Goldilocks and the Three Bears,The Magic Porridge Pot,Alice in Wonderland and Puss in Boots.
Annie’s sick of settling for cleaning up after the messes of her hapless boyfriend, Weldon, so when she gets an inheritance she sets off for greener pastures. Now she’s confronted with her grandmother’s ghost, a manor full of dependents, a pack of hell-hounds and a gardener who might just be the man of her dreams.Meanwhile, Angela’s convinced her brand of love could turn life around for the seedy man living down the street, if only she could get him away from the floozy living next door.
They came in peace; unfortunately the good folks of Little Lump, Texas, didn't get the memo. They're really embarrassed, especially Gertie, who managed to shoot down several of the alien's space ships with her holy land-to-air rocket launcher. Little did she realize in doing so that she would be unknowingly creating a far bigger danger for Little Lump that could spell doom for them all.
This is a story from the Grimms' Fairy Tales 2 collection.
Professional spankee Juliette Tulliver reads her collection of spanking stories. Some fairy tale heroines deserve a spanking. Their peers don't buy that butter-wouldn't-melt-in-the-mouth look. Little Red needs to learn not to put her grandmother in danger of being gobbled up by passing wolves, and Sleeping Beauty has earned a painful awakening. In six saucy spanking stories, 17 badly behaved girls receive countless well-deserved smacks. Fairyland is a dangerous place, come along for an adventure.
Strange things are happening in Little Lump, Texas and the citizens of this small town think it might be Aliens. Unfortunately they might be right. Is this the end of life as they know it? Not if they have anything to say about it. It's time to praise the lord and pass the ammunition, because these people are determined not to go down without a fight.
Beautifully recorded in dramatic English with a stunning range of evocative sounds effects, these audiobooks are the perfect introduction (or re-introduction) to stories that have delighted people throughout the ages. This series has regularly topped the audiobook charts in Japan. This audiobook is the first in the series and contains three classic tales: "The Three Little Pigs", "The Ugly Duckling", and "Jack and the Beanstalk".
Lady Morgana, a young, inexperienced and ill-mannered girl has just been shipped off by her father to live with the enigmatic Baron Broodclaw. A mature man renowned for taming unruly women with his seductive, red-bottomed instructions...
Scarlett's little town is being stalked by a beast. It only preys on young beautiful virgins, so she thinks her curvy body is off the menu. But when she volunteers to sacrifice herself for the sake of her town, she didn't know exactly what she signed up for. This is no ordinary wolf. Werewolf Rafe has found his mate, and he has to take her body or lose control. Will the voluptuous young virgin lose her innocence to a rough werewolf? Or will she fight against his passion?
Haunted grandfather clocks, dragons, witches, wizards, ghosts, metaphysical foes, enigmatic robot dolls, battling leprechauns, stone-age girlfriends, and Jesus arriving in Liverpool on a steam train are just some of the amazing goings-on in this Tom Slemen audiobook, which can be listened to by little people from 12 to 120!
L'omino anticipato, "Ossia la storia di tutti quei ragazzi che vogliono parere uomini prima del tempo", è il primo dei racconti pubblicata da Collodi nella raccolta "Storie Allegre". Ascoltandolo non può non venirci alla mente qualche espressione che si ritroverà poi in "Pinocchio"; nel racconto compare anche un cane di nome "Melampo", che si incontrerà anche nelle avventure di Pinocchio.
Each little sea pig is confident that his house is the strongest. But the real question is, whose will survive the big, bad sea wolf? This classic tale will capture children's interest and spark their imagination.