Listen to the legend of the cursed villagers of Syra and a hero who finds a sword. Grandma tells her grandchildren about Valerius, a brave young man who faced numerous hordes of filthy creatures and fights for his life. The village of Soriah has a dark past, and fate has caught up with them. The only person standing between an endless life of doom and wandering of undead zombies and skeletons is a foreign farmer´s boy, who discovers that he has nothing to lose and anything to gain by starting an epic adventure in search of a special sword. 1. Language: English. Narrator: John H Fehskens. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/093333de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Sir Thomas Malory wrote his epic poem La Morte d´Arthur in 1470 and Arthur came to embody the ideal of chivalry with the interwoven stories of the Round Table, the Holy Grail and the glory of Camelot. Of course part of his story is that he will return, and in this recording he is splendidly recreated in a fine reading by Keith Barron. The stories are adapted from Malory by the popular children´s writer Nigel Forde. The Magic Swords; The Round Table & the New Knight; Beaumains; Sir Gawain and the Green Knight; The Poisoned Apple; The Breaking of the Fellowship; The End of it All. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Keith Barron. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/mgom/000028de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
What makes an American legend? Find out in these fascinating stories of three of our national treasures, including Johnny Appleseed, whose apple trees bore the fruit that fed a nation of pioneers; Sacagawea, the Native American woman who bravely guided Lewis and Clark on their westward journey; and John Muir, a valiant protector of the West´s natural wonders and founder of the Sierra Club. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Tavia Gilbert, Stephen McLaughlin. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/pltl/000003de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
This collection of American folktales spans the U.S. with 15 stories of larger-than-life women from myth, legend, and tall tale. From Molly Cottontail, who can outwit any critter in the woods, to Hekeke, who slays a giant single-handedly, here are 15 funny, stormy, vivid, and always entertaining tall tales of legendary American women. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Allyson Johnson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/peng/001056de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Characters voiced by professional TV/film/voiceover actors. Now your child can listen to The Legend of How the Peach Twins Saved Breakfast, a thrilling new adventure audiobook for children. It will take them on a wondrous ride that follows the Peach Twins as they set out to discover what exactly happened to the most important meal of the day: breakfast! But the journey isn´t going to be easy. The Peach Twins must put their heads together to solve obstacles that cross their paths. Luckily they will have the help from new friends along the way. Children are challenged to engage in this audiobook, which encourages learning and story-telling through imagination instead of traditional illustrations. This audio version of the storybook is specifically designed to engage young children on a deeper level, helping to provide the building blocks of communication, memory, learning, and listening skills. By listening and following along, children are now capable of furthering their developing brains. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Samantha Bogach, Danice Cabanela, Jona Xiao, Ken DuBois, full cast. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/034172de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Out of the great halls of Asgard, home of the Norse Gods...came one of the greatest Norse legends. Thor, powerful god of thunder, and his brother Loki, the trickster, were eager to resolve an argument: does strength always win, or do brains always beat brawn? To find an answer, they travel to the strange and forbidding land of giants. There they will face a series of challenges that will prove once and for all which god is right. Or will it? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Book Buddy Digital Media. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lrnr/000653de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Jason was born a prince of the kingdom of Argos. But when Jason was a child, his uncle Pelias stole the throne and sent Jason into hiding. Now a young man, Jason returns to claim his birthright. But Pelias only sneers. He demands that Jason prove himself by retrieving the priceless magical Golden Fleece from the far-off land of Colchis. Jason accepts the challenge and gathers a ship full of Greek war heroes to aid him. But what deadly trials has Aeetes, King of Colchis, set for Jason? And what plans does the beautiful witch Medea have for the seeker of the Golden Fleece? 1. Language: English. Narrator: Book Buddy Digital Media. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/lrnr/000650de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
A story about Sleeping Beauty! A hundred years passed and the tale of the Sleeping Beauty, as the princess was known, became a great legend. Very few people believed she existed. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Dominic Carlos. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/092387de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Four of the greatest Greek legends produced in one magnificent collection - read and performed by Philip Bird, Keith Barron, Duncan Law, Stephanie Pack, and Kate Gielgud. Their outstanding performances introduce these timeless classics to a younger generation in a new and exciting way. Perseus and the Head of Medusa, The Labour’s of Heracles, Jason and the Argonauts, Theseus and the Minotaur. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Philip Bird, Duncan Law, Keith Barron, David Angus, Kate Gielgud, Stephanie Pack. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/mgom/000025de/bk_rhde_002536_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.