Classic books on Audio

By Joyce Saricks

Revisit the classics with these audiobooks featuring some extraordinary readers.

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. By Lewis Carroll. Read by Miriam Margoyles. 2010. 3hr. Brilliance/Bolinda, CD, $54.95 (9781742147130).

Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl. By Anne Frank. Read by Selma Blair. 2010. 10hr. Listening Library, CD, $40 (9780739368169).

The Call of the Wild. By Jack London. Read by Jeff Daniels. 2010. 3hr. Listening Library, CD, $30 (9780307710284).

The Merry Adventures of Robin Hood. By Howard Pyle. Read by Simon Vance. 2010. 9.5hr. Tantor, CD, $65.99 (9781400147052).

Old Yeller. By Fred Gipson. Read by Peter Francis James. 2010. 4hr. Caedmon, CD, $22.99 (9780061960765).

Peter and the Wolf. By Sergie Profoviev. Read by Jim Dale. 2011. 25min. Brilliance, CD, $29.97 (9781455825455).

The Red Badge of Courage. By Stephen Crane. Read by Scott Brick. 2011. 5.5hr. Listening Library, CD, $40 (9780736686907).

The Secret Garden. By Frances Hodgson Burnett. Read by Finola Hughes. 2011. 8.5hr. Listening Library, CD, $37 (9780307746122).

Wonderful Wizard of Oz. By L. Frank Baum. Read by Brooke Shields. 2012. 4hr. Listening Library, CD, $30 (9780307941633).

A Wrinkle in Time. By Madeleine L’Engle. Read by Hope Davis. 2012. 6hr. Listening Library, CD, $25 (9780307916594).


For more on the books mentioned here, see these related web resources.


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