The Ugly Duckling

  • by Hans Christian Andersen
  • Narrated by Abby Elvidge
  • 0 hrs and 23 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

It was so beautiful in the country. It was the summer time. The wheat fields were golden, the oats were green, and the hay stood in great stacks in the green meadows. The stork paraded about among them on his long red legs, chattering away in Egyptian, the language he had learned from his lady mother. All around the meadows and cornfields grew thick woods, and in the midst of the forest was a deep lake. Yes, it was beautiful, it was delightful in the country. In a sunny spot stood a pleasant old farmhouse circled all about with deep canals; and from the walls down to the water's edge grew great burdocks, so high that under the tallest of them a little child might stand upright. The spot was as wild as if it had been in the very center of the thick wood.

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Delightful reading of this classic tale

Delightful reading of this classic tale. I listened to this with my children who enjoyed it.
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- Spudboy

The Ugly Duckling

A terrific reading by Abby Elvidge!My grandson and I enjoyed it very much!I was provided this book free by the author,narrator or publisher.
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- Deedra

Book Details

  • Release Date: 01-19-2017
  • Publisher: Midland Audio