Category: children’s

“The Happy Prince” by Oscar Wilde

Source: Spoken Alexandria (mp3)Length: 25 minReader: Alex Wilson The story: Children’s stories are a convenient framework to present a fable about life in

“The Tale of Peter Rabbit” by Beatrix Potter

Source: Denver Public Library Podcast (mp3)Length: 6 min, 40 secReader: Miss Lydia The story: I’ll admit it. Now that I’m

The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

Source: LibriVox (zipped mp3s or M4B)Length: 5 hr, 2 minReader: Meredith Hughes The book: In the winter of 1892, Rudyard Kipling

“St. George and the Dragon” by Jacobus de Voragine

Source: Storynory (mp3)Length: 7 minutesReader: Natasha The story: Saint George’s feast day is April 23rd. When I think of the

The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe by C.S. Lewis

Source: Ancient Faith Radio (part 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9

“The Travelling Musicians” by the Brothers Grimm

Source: LibriVox (mp3)Length: 9 minutesReader:  Jedopi The story: One of my favorite stories from the Brothers Grimm, I recently read

“Twas the Night before Christmas (A Visit from St. Nicholas)” by Clement C. Moore

Source: LibriVox (mp3)Length: 4 minutesReader: Peter Yearsley The poem: ‘Twas the night before Christmas,and all through Free ListensI was trying to

“A Kidnapped Santa Claus” by L. Frank Baum

Source: LibriVox (mp3)Length: 22 minutesReader: Judy Bieber The story:  This children’s story, written by the author of The Wonderful Wizard