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by | Read by Edward Woodward

Children Ages 8+ • 1.5 hrs. • Unabridged • ©

In an amazing demonstration of oral acrobatics, Edward Woodward does so much more than bring an incredible story to life. This retelling of Thurber’s classic has it all: a good story, good pace, offbeat humor, lovable heroes, the darkest of villains and a lovely princess in distress. Add exquisite sound effects and Woodward’s lively reading, and the result is a big story in a small package. Often such sound effects can be distracting--this production is anything but. The listener freefalls into this cliff-hanger of a silly tale. An absolute must-listen for Thurber fans, fairy tale lovers, and audiobook aficionados. H.L.S. © AudioFile 2002, Portland, Maine [Published: AUG/SEP 02]



Trade Ed. • Phoenix Audio • 2002

CD ISBN 978-1597776882 $17.95 • Two CDs

DD ISBN multiple sources

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