The 1880s in the Western United States... I was born with a deformity that the doctors had no name for. You see, I was born ugly. ´´Sticks and stones may break my bones, but words will never hurt me...´´ Whoever said that never had hurtful words hurled at them like brimstone from Heaven. 1. Language: English. Narrator: J. Scott Bennett. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/041866/bk_acx0_041866_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Ugly Duckling, narrated by Glenn Hascall and written by Hans Christian Anderson, is indeed an inspiration to those of us who believe we were born ugly or less talented than our peers. Barnyard abuse, verbal abuse, or bullying: it´s all pretty much the same. This classic piece by Hans Christian Anderson has delighted children for over 150 years. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Glenn Hascall. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/mike/000152/bk_mike_000152_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
It´s a happy day around the pond when the little ducklings hatch. But when one ´´ugly´´ little duckling emerges from its egg, it finds itself outcast from the barnyard. Despite the soothing words of its mother, the ugly little duckling heads off to be alone, only to discover a beautiful fate waiting ahead. This is a brand-new adaptation of the Hans Christian Andersen favorite. 1. Language: English. Narrator: David DuChene. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/pctr/000182/bk_pctr_000182_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Here is Anderson´s timeless tale of the ugly duckling that became a beautiful swan. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Walter Zimmerman, Jack Benson. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/jimc/000189/bk_jimc_000189_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
When an ugly duckling flies away from home to escape from teasing words, she begins the adventure of a lifetime. But when she returns to central park in Spring, she discovers she has transformed into a beautiful swan. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Brooke Shields. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/irwh/000002/bk_irwh_000002_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Here´s the classic story of an ugly little duckling teased by the entire barnyard. Embarking on a journey of adventure and discovery, the poor little creature eventually makes a triumphant, heart-warming return to his home. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Ashley Bogert. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/pctr/000016/bk_pctr_000016_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
An inspiring story: how a little duckling, who was born ugly and was badly treated by all the other ducks in the barnyard, suffered through a long cold winter - but then emerged as a beautiful swan come spring. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Frances H. Kelley. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/eyer/000008/bk_eyer_000008_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
The Ugly Duckling tells the story of a homely little bird born in a barnyard who suffers abuse from others around him, until, much to his delight, he matures into a beautiful swan, the most beautiful bird of all. The story is beloved around the world as a tale about personal transformation for the better. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Abby Elvidge. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/acx0/113310/bk_acx0_113310_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.
Take delight in this beautiful retelling of Hans Christian Andersen´s Ugly Duckling, voiced by the marvellous Sir Lenny Henry. Lenny Henry is an English stand-up comedian, actor, and television presenter, among other things, known for cofounding the charity Comic Relief. He was appointed a CBE in 1999 and knighted in 2015 for services to drama and charity. 1. Language: English. Narrator: Lenny Henry. Audio sample: http://samples.audible.de/bk/onme/000004/bk_onme_000004_sample.mp3. Digital audiobook in aax.