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The Snow Queen and Other Stories.

The Snow Queen and Other Stories

Hans Christian Andersen, author

Read by Clare Corbett

Naxos of America, Inc.

1810 Columbia Avenue, Suite 28, Franklin, TN 37064

9781843798712 $17.98

The Snow Queen and Other Stories is an unabridged audiobook adaptation of the classic fairy tale for all ages. When the mysterious Snow Queen sweeps young Kay away to her distant palace in the frozen north, Kay's friend Gerda must undertake an arduous and dangerous quest o bring him back! Four other beloved tales from Anderson's boundless imagination are also included: "The Leap-Frog", "The Old House", "The Snowman", and "The Daisy". The Snow Queen and Other Stories is ideal for gift-giving or for public library audiobook collections. 2 CDs, 2 hours 4 min. Also highly recommended is Thomas Hardy's "Under the Greenwood Tree" (9781843798378, $34.98, 5 CDs, 6 hours 17 min.), an unabridged historical audiobook. Under the Greenwood Tree is set in a secluded village where the arrival of an attractive school mistress prompts a grand rivalry for her affections, even as the modern invention of the organ threatens to render the traditional village band and choir obsolete.

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Title Annotation:Under the Greenwood Tree
Publication:Internet Bookwatch
Article Type:Brief article
Date:Jan 1, 2015
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