The Selfish Giant

  • by Oscar Wilde
  • Narrated by Diane Havens
  • 0 hrs and 11 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

A perennial classic that is sure to inspire a new generation of parents and children.
After seven years, the Giant has nothing left to say to his friend the Cornish ogre, and so he returns home to his castle - only to find that in his absence, the children have been playing in his beautiful garden. At once the selfish Giant builds a high wall to keep the children out of the garden.Winter turns into spring all over the country - but not in the selfish Giant'sgarden. The trees refuse to bloom and the birds refuse to sing; they miss the children. The selfish Giant lies shivering in his large bed while Hail, Snow, North Wind, and Frost dance across the garden. But one morning the Giant hears a beautiful noise - what could it be?
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Book Details

  • Release Date: 12-11-2013
  • Publisher: Blackstone Audio, Inc.