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The Marriage Garden: Cultivating Your Relationship So It Grows and Flourishes (Unabridged) – Apple Audio Book

Practical steps for making marriage last a lifetime… Two noted relationship experts, Wally Goddard and James Marshall, offer down-to-earth advice for any couple who wants to strengthen their marriage and make it last a lifetime. In this important book the authors outline their six-step program – commit, grow, nurture, understand, solve, and serve – that has proven to be effective. Using a bountiful garden as a metaphor for a healthy marriage, the book encourages couples to invest […]

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The Golden Ball – Apple Audio Book

The English Fairy Tales collection is a remarkable treasure, a work that contains the best-loved tales of your childhood! This volume seeks to reclaim the powerful cultural legacy, presenting exciting stories that we all think we know while at the same time providing the historical contexts that reveal the mysteries of the fairy tales! The Golden Ball is an interesting and witty story about the sweetheart of a girl that lost the golden ball which was given […]

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The Tales of Mother Goose – Apple Audio Book

The initiator of the literary fairy tale genre, Charles Perrault, published in 1695 under the name of his son a collection of fairy tales Histoires ou contes du temps passes, avec des moralites, which grew better known under its subtitle, Contes de ma mere l’Oye or Tales of My Mother Goose. Perrault’s publication marks the first authenticated starting-point for Mother Goose stories. By Charles Perrault & Golden Deer Classics Download from iTunes Australia Accommodation Niche Stores. Womens […]

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The Lion King: The Novelization – Apple Audio Book

Everything the light touches is their kingdom. When a lion cub named Simba is born, his father, King Mufasa, introduces him to the beautiful Pride Lands he will one day rule. But when Mufasa is killed unexpectedly, young Simba blames himself. Unable to face his family, he runs away, leaving the Pride Lands under the rule of his evil uncle, Scar. Years later, the young prince must make a choice. Will he reclaim his homeland or turn […]

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The Emperor’s New Clothes – Apple Audio Book

The Emperor’s New Clothes is a story about two weavers who promise an emperor a new suit of clothes that is invisible to those who are unfit for their positions, stupid, or incompetent… The Emperor’s ministers cannot see the clothes themselves, but pretend that they can for fear of appearing unfit for their positions and the Emperor does the same. Andersen altered the source tale to direct the focus on courtly pride and intellectual vanity. The tale […]

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Just So Stories (Unabridged) – Apple Audio Book

Tales like How the Leopard Got His Spots and The Elephant’s Child answer questions only children would ask and answer them in a way only children would believe. Kipling very much intended his Just So Stories to be read aloud – and no one does it better than Carl Reiner as he brings each original story to life. A superbly amusing and entertaining experience, Kipling’s Just So Stories will delight both young and old alike. By Rudyard […]

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The Wonderful Wizard of Oz (Dramatised) – Apple Audio Book

Here is Linda Marshall’s BBC Radio 4 full-cast dramatisation of L Frank Baum’s children’s classic The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, originally broadcast as part of the BBC Christmas 2009 season. When a tornado strikes her farmhouse in Kansas, young Dorothy and her dog, Toto, are lifted to the magical Land of Oz, the strange home of the Munchkins. There she embarks upon a perilous journey, befriending the Tinman, the Scarecrow, and the Cowardly Lion, who join her […]

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Hansel and Gretel (Unabridged) – Apple Audio Book

Hansel and Gretel is the classic tale of a brother and sister who get lost in the forest with some surprising results. After being abandoned by their wicked stepmother in the forest, the two children try to find their way home. Suddenly they stumble upon every child’s dream: a cottage made of candy! But inside lives a wicked witch who she is not as nice as she at first pretends to be and has an evil plan! […]

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Kidnapped (Dramatized) – Apple Audio Book

Hoodwinked by a villainous uncle and swept away into slavery aboard a ship bound for the Americas, a young man embarks on one of literature’s great adventures. Befriended by a Scottish soldier running from the British crown, they fight off the ship’s crew and escape, only to be accused of murder. Forced to flee across the Scottish countryside, their dangerous journey becomes one in which a boy becomes a man, learning the meaning of loyalty, friendship, and […]

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Fairy Tales (Unabridged) – Apple Audio Book

Hans Christian Andersen was the profoundly imaginative writer and storyteller who revolutionized literature for children. He gave us the now standard versions of some traditional fairy tales—with an anarchic twist—but many of his most famous tales sprang directly from his imagination. The thirty stories here range from exuberant early works such as “The Tinderbox” and “The Emperor’s New Clothes” through poignant masterpieces such as “The Little Mermaid” and “The Ugly Duckling,” to more subversive later tales such as […]

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