Weekend Talking Books

An unabridged children's classic from RNIB Talking Books, every Saturday at 9am or Sunday at 3pm.


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Complete Tales of Beatrix Potter

Read by Di Bishop

This volume brings all Beatrix Potter's 23 Peter Rabbit tales and verses together in one book. The stories are arranged in the order in which they were first published.

Each story stands alone but several are linked together by events and characters.

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The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling

Read by Garard Green

First published in 1894, The Jungle Book is the classic collection of animal tales that shows Rudyard Kipling's writing for children at its best. The short stories and poems include the tale of Mowgli, a boy raised by a pack of wolves in the Indian jungle.

We meet the tiger Shere Khan, Bagheera, the black panther, Baloo, the 'sleepy brown bear', and the python, Kaa. Other famous stories include the tale of the fearless mongoose Rikki-Tikki-Tavi, and that of elephant-handler Toomai of the Elephants.

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Complete Tales of Beatrix Potter

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