Mother West Wind "Why" Stories

  • by Thornton W. Burgess
  • Narrated by Tom Weiss
  • 2 hrs and 56 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Peter Rabbit has a great deal of curiosity. He always wants to learn more about his neighbors.
In this collection of 16 short stories, Peter often visits Grandfather Frog to learn more about his neighbors. For instance, Peter wants to know why Striped Chipmunk has such beautiful stripes. Peter would like to know if Buster Bear has a tail. Since Grandfather Frog has lived a long time, he is willing to tell stories to Peter and his friends about how some of these things happened (according to Grandfather Frog). As with all Thornton W. Burgess books, there are lessons about learning and practicing good values in life.
Thornton W. Burgess was a conservationist and author of children's stories. He loved the beauty of nature and its living creatures so much that he wrote about them for 50 years. By the time he retired, he had written over 170 books and 15,000 stories for a daily newspaper column.


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sounds like a robot

says it is recorded by a person. sounds like it is recorded by a robot. I am disappointed. although, it is a little better than what I found on libravox, but not by much.
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- M. R.

Book Details

  • Release Date: 10-27-2017
  • Publisher: Spoken Realms