From the Mixed-up files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler
Narrated by Jill Clayburgh / 3 hours 46 minutes
Run away to the Metropolitan Museum of Art with E. L. Konigsburg’s beloved classic and Newbery Medal–winning novel From the Mixed-Up Files of Mrs. Basil E. Frankweiler—now available in a deluxe keepsake edition!
Claudia knew that she could never pull off the old-fashioned kind of running away…so she decided to run not from somewhere but to... Read More »
Misty of Chincoteague
Narrated by Edward Herrmann / 2 hours 31 minutes
Nobody could capture the Phantom. She was the wildest mare on Assateague Island. They said she was like the wind, that the white "map" on her shoulders was her mark of freedom.
Paul and Maureen Beebe had their hearts set on owning her. They were itching to buy and tame her, and worked hard to earn the money that she would cost. But the roundup... Read More »
The Mysterious Benedict Society
Mysterious Benedict Society: Book #1
Narrated by Del Roy / 13 hours 15 minutes
ARE YOU A GIFTED CHILD Looking for special opportunities?
When this peculiar ad appears in the newspaper, dozens of children enroll to take a series of mysterious, mind-bending tests. (And you, dear listener, can test your wits right alongside them.) But in the end just four very special children will succeed. Their challenge: to go on a secret... Read More »
How to Train Your Dragon
How to Train Your Dragon: Book #1
Narrated by David Tennant / 3 hours 30 minutes
Read the New York Times bestselling book that inspired the hit movies!
Hiccup Horrendous Haddock III, the quiet and thoughtful son of the Chief of the Hairy Hooligans, tries to pass the important initiation test of his Viking clan by catching and training a dragon. Can Hiccup do it without being torn limb from limb?
Join his adventures and... Read More »
By Roald Dahl
Narrated by Kate Winslet / 4 hours 18 minutes
“Roald Dahl sometimes shared a tonal kinship with Ogden Nash, and he could demonstrate a verbal inventiveness nearly Seussian…[His] stories work better in audio than in print.” –The New York Times
“The Trunchbull” is no match for Matilda!
Matilda is a sweet, exceptional young girl, but her parents think she's just a nuisance. She expects school to... Read More »
Narrated by Eden Riegel / 5 hours 41 minutes
That fool of a fairy Lucinda did not intend to lay a curse on me. She meant to bestow a gift. When I cried inconsolably through my first hour of life, my tears were her inspiration. Shaking her head sympathetically at Mother, the fairy touched my nose. "My gift is obedience. Ella will always be obedient. Now stop crying, child." I stopped.... Read More »
The Wizard of Oz
The Oz Novels: Book #1
Narrated by Anna Fields / 3 hours 56 minutes
The complete and unabridged original tale that provided us with the best-loved classic movie stands on its own as a great modern-day fairy tale. It is the story of a little girl, Dorothy, and her dog, Toto, whisked away on a cyclone from their drab Kansas home to a land of adventure and achievement, inhabited by such creatures as a Cowardly... Read More »
Narrated by Brian Jacques & Full Cast / 10 hours 40 minutes
When Redwall was published in 1987 it catapulted author Brian Jacques to international stardom. And small wonder! This enthralling tale is jam-packed with the things we long for in a great adventure: danger, laughter, hairbreadth escapes, tragedy, mystery, a touch of wonder, a truly despicable villain, and a hero we can take to heart.
That hero... Read More »
Narrated by Lynn Redgrave / 15 hours 34 minutes
From the author of the sensational New York Times bestseller The Thief Lord comes a thrilling new adventure about magic and self-discovery.
Meggie lives a quiet life alone with her father, a bookbinder. But her father has a deep secret--he possesses an extraordinary magical power. One day a mysterious stranger arrives who seems linked to her... Read More »
Where the Mountain Meets the Moon
By Grace Lin
Narrated by Janet Song / 4 hours 56 minutes
Newbery Honor Winner
In the Valley of Fruitless Mountain, a young girl named Minli spends her days working hard in the fields and her nights listening to her father spin fantastic tales about the Jade Dragon and the Old Man of the Moon. Minli’s mother, tired of their poor life, chides him for filling her head with nonsense. But Minli believes... Read More »
The Princess Academy Series: Book #1
By Shannon Hale
Narrated by Laura Credidio & a full cast / 7 hours 27 minutes
Miri lives on a mountain where, for generations, her ancestors have quarried stone and lived a simple life. Then word comes that the king's priests have divined her small village the home of the future princess. In a year's time, the prince himself will come and choose his bride from among the girls of the village. The king's ministers set up an... Read More »
Series of Unfortunate Events #1 Multi-Voice, A: The Bad Beginning - Abridged
A Series of Unfortunate Events: Book #1
Narrated by Tim Curry / 2 hours 29 minutes
NOW A NETFLIX ORIGINAL SERIES
Like a car alarm, bagpipe music, or a doorbell ringing in the middle of the night, hearing this audio edition of The Bad Beginning will only upset you. This unique multi-voice recording brings the first book in Lemony Snicket's alarming A Series of Unfortunate Events to such terrible life that no one should really... Read More »