I Can Jump Puddles

Length: 2 hrs and 40 mins
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Publisher's Summary

I Can Jump Puddles is Alan Marshall's story of his childhood - a happy world in which, despite his crippling poliomyelitis, he plays, climbs, fights, swims, rides and laughs. His world was the Australian countryside early last century: rough-riders, bushmen, farmers and tellers of tall stories - a world held precious by the young Alan Marshall.

This is a full cast recording that includes performances by Henry Salter; Judy Dick; Chris Pitman; Anna Pitman; Shane Neville; Mark Evangelista; Ben Tuckie; Ben Donahue; Philip Duldig.

©1955 Alan Marshall (P)2002 Audiobook recording produced by Heather Steen. Australian

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  • Sam
  • 11-04-15

still as good as it was when I read it as a kid

binge listened. loved it. wished there was a sequel.
great to hear about an earlier Australia

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  • Amazon Customer
  • 05-05-19

Good positive story

This is a good, positive story about growing up with Polio. I enjoyed being taken for a ride into his life

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  • Anonymous User
  • 08-10-18

pretty good

I liked it but I struggle to Finnish it. er... I don't know what else cos I have not finished it