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    • The Toad

    • The Union Signal Radio Theater
    • By: Doug Bost, Jeff Ward
    • Narrated by: Jeff Ward, David McDaniel, Bob Sadler, and others
    • Length: 27 mins
    • Original Recording
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    Union Signal Radio Theatre presents another full-cast audio exploration of life on earth. Retribution springs from the marshes in another thrilling adventure in the annals of Clovis DeWitt, aka the Toad.

    Regular price: $1.95

    • Exclamation Mark

    • By: Amy Krouse Rosenthal
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook, Emily Eiden, MacLeod Andrews
    • Length: 4 mins
    • Unabridged
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    An exciting tale of self-discovery, this is the story about an exclamation mark. It's about fitting in and standing out, and with the help of others, finding your way. We all have an inner exclamation mark - the qustion is how to find it!

    Regular price: $9.07

    • Jessie's Island

    • By: Sheryl McFarlane
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 3 mins
    • Unabridged
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    With a long list of activities and events to attend, cousin Thomas paints a picture of city life that makes Jessie’s world seem a little dull in comparison. When her mother suggests they invite Thomas to visit their island, Jessie wonders glumly what she could possibly write in her letter that would sound as exciting as zoos, planetariums, or video arcades. But as Jessie looks out over her island home, she sees a world of endless variety.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Best Friend Trouble

    • By: Frances Itani
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 8 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Hanna is fed up with her best friend, Lizzy, who is always trying to be better than her. When Lizzy tells Hanna she can throw her ball farther and succeeds, it's the last straw. Hanna is tired of feeling second best, but what she doesn't realize is that sometimes she makes Lizzy feel that way too. Maybe there's a way they can still be best friends after all.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Mooncakes

    • By: Loretta Seto
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Mooncakes is the lyrical story of a young girl who shares the special celebration of the Chinese Moon Festival with her parents. As they eat mooncakes, drink tea and watch the night sky together, Mama and Baba tell ancient tales of a magical tree that can never be cut down, the Jade Rabbit who came to live on the moon and one brave woman's journey to eternal life.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Bound for Eternity

    • A Lisa Donahue Mystery
    • By: Sarah Wisseman
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 6 hrs and 30 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Disappearing artifacts, jealous colleagues, and dead bodies - who says a museum curator’s job is easy? After transporting a newly acquired Egyptian mummy to a local clinic for an X-ray, curator Lisa Donahue safely returns the ancient relic to the Boston University Museum of Archaeology and History. Upon returning to the museum after hours, the widowed young mother is shocked to discover the bloodied body of a colleague in the mummy’s vacated case.

    • 4 out of 5 stars
    • Character-driven rather than high-tension mystery

    • By John S. on 10-16-12

    Regular price: $11.19

    • Waiting for the Whales

    • By: Sheryl McFarlane
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 7 mins
    • Unabridged
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    In this timeless story set on the West Coast, an old man lives alone on a bluff overlooking the sea and tends his garden. And waits. Only when the whales return each year to the bay in front of his cottage is his loneliness eased. One day, his daughter and her baby return home to live with the old man, bringing a renewed sense of purpose to his life. As his granddaughter grows, the old man passes on a wealth or knowledge and wisdom as well as his passion for the whales. And each year they wait together for the whales to appear.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Buttercup's Lovely Day

    • By: Carolyn Beck
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 8 mins
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    In poetry that winds and wends like a creek through a farmer's field, we journey through one lovely day in Buttercup's life. Whether she is ruminating on the mud beneath her feet or the moon and the stars in the blue-black sky, she draws us deep into her rich and wonderful world.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Room Enough for Daisy

    • By: Debby Waldman, Rita Feutl
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 11 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Daisy has more toys than she knows what to do with. In this story, inspired by an Eastern European folktale about a house that's too small, Daisy thinks she needs a bigger bedroom for all the gifts on her birthday list. Her clever mom helps her realize less is more, and Daisy decides to donate many of her things to a Mitzvah Day rummage sale. In the process, Daisy learns about sharing and the satisfaction that comes from choosing what's important.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Today, Maybe

    • By: Dominique Demers
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 5 mins
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    Today, Maybe is a story about a little girl who is waiting for someone, a friend. She doesn't yet know who it will be. In a series of surprising and humorous encounters, several well-known characters of children's literature arrive at her door. But none of them are the one she is waiting for, and she graciously sends them all away. With her bird to keep her company, months pass as she waits. When there is a scratch at the door one night, certainty fills the little girl's heart, and she opens the door to discover true friendship is indeed worth waiting for.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Clever Rachel

    • By: Debby Waldman
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 13 mins
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    In this retelling of a Jewish folktale, Jacob tries to stump Rachel with his best riddles but fails repeatedly. When a young woman in need of help presents Rachel and Jacob with the trickiest riddles of all, they discover the only way to solve them is to work together.

    Regular price: $3.95

    • Seal Song

    • By: Andrea Spalding
    • Narrated by: Priscilla Holbrook
    • Length: 9 mins
    • Unabridged
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    Finn loves to swim with the seals in a secret cove. He arrives at the cove one day and rescues a young seal tangled in netting. Finn wishes the seal could live on land. That night the seals sing. "No good comes from seal songs," says Finn's father. When Sheila, a mysterious girl no one has ever seen before, appears on the cannery docks, the fisher folk are uneasy. They believe the newcomer is a magical selkie, a shape-changer.

    Regular price: $3.95