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  • The Pot That Juan Built

    • UNABRIDGED (14 mins)
    • By Nancy Andrews-Goebel
    • Narrated By Alfred Molina
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    Juan Quezada, one of Mexico's most famous potters, used his creative gifts to transform his impoverished village of laborers into a thriving artists community. Children will learn about his life and work through glowing artwork and poetic language.

  • Rip Van Winkle

    • UNABRIDGED (26 mins)
    • By Washington Irving, Rick Meyerowitz - adaptor
    • Narrated By Anjelica Huston
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    Anjelica Huston narrates this haunting early American tale from Washington Irving following the likable but lazy Rip Van Winkle into the mysterious Catskill Mountains. There he meets a band of odd fellows playing a game of ninepins. After sharing a flagon of strange brew, Rip falls into a deep sleep for 20 years. When he wakes up, he finds that his home is a very different place indeed. This story is a wonderful reminder about making the most of your life.

    Gretchen SLP says: "Unexpectedly Moving and Patriotic 🇺🇸"
  • Good Night, Gorilla

    • UNABRIDGED (3 mins)
    • By Peggy Rathmann
    • Narrated By Anthony Edwards
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    There is someone at the zoo making hilarious mischief you won't want to miss!

    Cheryl says: "Keep in mind I'm reviewing the AUDIO version"
  • The Star-Spangled Banner

    • UNABRIDGED (6 mins)
    • By Francis Scott Key
    • Narrated By Aretha Franklin
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    Featuring Aretha Franklin's soulful, heartfelt voice, our flag's broad strips and bright stars shine through in this moving rendition of our national anthem.

  • Is Your Mama a Llama?

    • UNABRIDGED (4 mins)
    • By Deborah Guarino
    • Narrated By Amy Madigan
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    "She grazes on grass, and she likes to say, 'Moo!' I don't think that is what a llama would do." In this favorite, whimsical rhyming riddles help Lloyd the baby llama guess what kind of animal everyone's mama really is. But it's his friend Lyn the llama that finally leads Lloyd to the answer he most longs to hear.

  • The Tiger and the Brahmin: Rabbit Ears: A Classic Tale (Spotlight)

    • UNABRIDGED (25 mins)
    • By Brian Gleeson
    • Narrated By Ben Kingsley
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    "I give you assurances," cried the Tiger to the Brahmin. "I shan't eat you if you let me out of the cage." But when the Brahmin makes the mistake of taking the Tiger at his word, he discovers that the dishonest beast intended to eat him all along. In the end, it is the wily jackal who comes to the Brahmin's aid and teaches him a lesson he had never found in his holy books. This clever, absorbing adaptation, written by Brian Gleeson, is read by Ben Kingsley.

  • Giraffes Can't Dance

    • UNABRIDGED (6 mins)
    • By Giles Andreae
    • Narrated By Billy Dee Williams
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    Gerald the giraffe longs to dance, but his legs are too skinny and his neck is too long. At the Jungle Dance, the warthogs waltz, the chimps cha-cha, and the lions tango. "Giraffes can't dance," they all jeer when it's Gerald's turn to prance. But with some sound advice from a wise cricket, Gerald starts swaying to his own sweet tune.

    Marisa Benke says: "Kids Love This!"
  • Ella Fitzgerald: The Tale of a Vocal Virtuosa

    • UNABRIDGED (17 mins)
    • By Andrea Davis Pinkney
    • Narrated By Billy Dee Williams
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    Ella Fitzgerald began her life as a singer on the stage of the Apollo Theater when she was just 17 years old. Her rich voice and vocal innovations brought her fame and a remarkable career than spanned half a century and won her generations of fans around the world. Acclaimed author Andrea Davis Pinkney has told Ella's inspiring story in the voice of Scat Cat Monroe, a feline fan whose imagined narrative sings with the infectious rhythms of scat.

  • The Bremen Town Musicians: Rabbit Ears: A Classic Tale

    • UNABRIDGED (24 mins)
    • By David Johnson
    • Narrated By Bob Hoskins
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  • Art

    • UNABRIDGED (3 mins)
    • By Patrick McDonnell
    • Narrated By Bobby McFerrin
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    Children are introduced to the imaginative world of art and how a picture really can be worth a thousand words.

  • Shrinking Violet

    • UNABRIDGED (14 mins)
    • By Cari Best
    • Narrated By Calista Flockhart
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    Whether she's impersonating Elvis, swaggering like Captain Hook, or imitating the sounds of a cricket, Violet is expressive and funny - but only when she's alone or with her best friend, Opal. At school, especially around class bully Irwin, who teases her nonstop, she retreats into a shell of shyness. But when Irwin, playing the part of Planet Mars in the class play, begins to spin wildly out of control and threatens to ruin the entire production, it's Violet who saves the day -- managing not only to give Irwin his comeuppance but to find her own unique way of surviving the spotlight.

    txkowgirl says: "Delightful, Deep, Wonderful Narration"
  • Finn McCoul

    • UNABRIDGED (23 mins)
    • By Brian Gleeson
    • Narrated By Catherine O'Hara
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    Finn McCoul is the greatest champion in all of Ireland, but when he discovers that the brutish giant Cucullin is after him, even the great Finn gets a wee bit nervous. But with some ingenious culinary magic on the part of his clever wife, Finn manages to get out of the scrape with his dignity intact. Well, most of it! This rollicking version of a beloved Celtic legend, read by actress Catherine O'Hara, with music by Boys of the Lough, will light up your ears.

  • The Runaway Bunny: Including: The Story of Babar & Goodnight Moon

    • UNABRIDGED (1 hr and 18 mins)
    • By Margaret Wise Brown, Jean de Brunhoff
    • Narrated By Catherine Zeta-Jones, Michael Douglas
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    Runaway Bunny, The Story of Babar: The Little Elephant, and Goodnight Moon are national treasures and many of us remember them from our childhoods. Catherine Zeta-Jones narrates The Runaway Bunny in a new piano-trio version composed by GPR Records artistic director and four-time Emmy Award Winner, Glen Roven. This piece premiered at Carnegie Hall with the American Symphony. Runaway Bunny was written in 1942 and has been published continuously since that time - it's a wonderful timeless story of free thinking and creativity.

    Amazon Customer says: "music too long"
  • Chato's Kitchen

    • UNABRIDGED (9 mins)
    • By Gary Soto
    • Narrated By Cheech Marin
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    Chato invites a family of mice to his house to share a tasty meal but to his surprise ends up eating tortillas and not them for dinner!

  • The Ugly Duckling

    • UNABRIDGED (26 mins)
    • By Hans Christian Andersen
    • Narrated By Cher
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    This beloved fairy tale by Hans Christian Andersen about a lonely outcast duckling who is transformed into a beautiful swan offers a magical glimpse into the realm of human nature. Cher narrates this charming and entertaining rendition, which represents storytelling at its best. Musical accompaniment by Patrick Ball enhances the narration. Ages four and up.

    Chris says: "My favourite version"
  • Merry Christmas, Space Case

    • UNABRIDGED (8 mins)
    • By James Marshall
    • Narrated By Christopher Lloyd
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    Buddy McGee eagerly awaits a promised Christmas visit from his friend, the thing from outer space.

  • Space Case

    • UNABRIDGED (7 mins)
    • By Edward Marshall
    • Narrated By Christopher Lloyd
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    This zany story of a small space traveler and the young boy he befriends is vividly brought to life with a lively narration and upbeat musical score.

  • Miss Rumphius

    • UNABRIDGED (12 mins)
    • By Barbara Cooney
    • Narrated By Claire Danes
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    The true story of Miss Rumphius, who made the world a more beautiful place with a handful of seeds.

  • Pinocchio

    • UNABRIDGED (28 mins)
    • By Carlo Collodi, Eric Metaxas - adaptor
    • Narrated By Danny Aiello
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    In this Italian children's classic, a lonely toymaker named Gepetto creates a small wooden puppet who magically comes to life. In a series of mischievous adventures, Pinocchio thinks he can get by on a variety of clever lies and tricks. There is one problem: his nose grows every time he tells a lie. One way or another, the truth always comes out, and Pinocchio finds out that lying does not pay.

  • Brer Rabbit and Boss Lion

    • UNABRIDGED (27 mins)
    • By Brad Kessler - adapter
    • Narrated By Danny Glover
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    In this hilarious southern folktale, mean old Boss Lion threatens the peaceful folk of Brer Village, and Brer Rabbit is forced to teach the carnivorous trouble-maker a lesson he'll never forget. Brer Rabbit outsmarts the baddest fella in the forest, then saunters back to town as the local hero. Actor Danny Glover narrates this witty, playful adaptation, perfectly complemented by gritty bayou blues by Dr. John. It is just the kind of fun your family will enjoy again and again.

    theamazingcatherine says: "Really fun"
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