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    • The Celebrity Kids' Stories Collection

    • By: Mike Bennett, Jacob Grimm, Tim Firth, and others
    • Narrated by: Anita Harris, Bobby Davro, Rik Mayall, and others
    • Length: 10 hrs and 10 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Delight in a collection of famous children's stories performed by our favourite celebrities. From a fantastic edition of "Beauty and the Beast", read by the brilliant comedian, writer and actor Rik Mayall, to an awe inspiring and captivating retelling of "Sleeping Beauty" by the renowned Lenny Henry, and many, many more....

    Regular price: $8.25

    • Great Classic Crime Stories

    • Tales of Murder, Robbery, Extortion, Blackmail, Forgery, and Worse
    • By: G. K. Chesterton, Charles Dickens, O. Henry, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 20 hrs and 54 mins
    • Unabridged
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    A grisly collection of despicable crimes told by some of the world's best writers.

    • 1 out of 5 stars
    • Reader is ill-suited for the material

    • By LaurelNYC on 04-26-16

    Regular price: $51.64

    • The Frog Who Would A-Wooing Go

    • By: Charles Bennett
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Charles Bennett's classic telling of the traditional story about a young frog who wants to woo a mouse - but he and his bride to be fall afoul of a cat and a duck.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Delightfully Cheeky! but Rather Short

    • By D on 08-19-11

    Regular price: $2.03

    • Tales of Unsound Minds

    • Horror Stories of Insanity and Eccentricity
    • By: Edgar Allan Poe, Charles Dickens, Barry Pain, and others
    • Narrated by: Cathy Dobson
    • Length: 11 hrs
    • Unabridged
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    An unsettling anthology of short stories featuring crazed characters, from the mildly eccentric to the criminally insane. 1. "The Tell-tale Heart" by Edgar Allan Poe 2. "The Green Light" by Barry Pain 3. "A Madman’s Manuscript" by Charles Dickens 4. "His Brother’s Keeper" by W. W. Jacobs 5. "The Dream" by A. J. Alan 6. "Query" by Seamark 7. "Old Fags" by Stacy Aumonier 8. "The Mad Veteran of Fort Ratonneau" by Ludwig Achim von Arnhem 9. "The Mines of Falun" by E. T. A. Hoffmann

    Regular price: $32.96

    • Cinderella

    • By: Mike Bennett, Charles Perrault
    • Narrated by: Anita Harris
    • Length: 29 mins
    • Original Recording
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    Enjoy this fantastic edition of Cinderella, beautifully voiced by the English actress, singer and entertainer, Anita Harris. Adapted by the renowned producer Mike Bennett, this retelling of a classic tale is bound to take you on a rollercoaster of emotions. Anita Harris sang with the Cliff Adams Singers, and had a number of chart hits in the 60s. She also featured in the Carry On films Follow That Camel and Carry On Doctor. So sit back and enjoy one of Anita's most wonderful vocal performances.

    Regular price: $3.09