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Reads to You — Hi, I’m Kayray and I love to read out loud.

Reads to You —

I’d rather read than edit, so I don’t edit my recordings; you get to hear the mistakes and everything (there aren’t usually very many). Just pretend I’m right there reading you a bedtime story! :) If you subscribe to my podcast ( you’ll get about two chapters a week delivered to you automatically. If you can’t wait that long, you can download any of my recordings from this page. To save these recordings to your computer, right-click and choose “save link as” or “save target as”. All the files are stored on Send me email! (March 2015) Something from the archives! The Bad Beginning, by Lemony Snicket (March 2015) The Return of the King, Book 1 (June 2014) The Two Towers, Book 2 (February 2014) The Two Towers, Book 1.

Recordings of Books on the Ambleside List. Updating of links in new system now complete - RuthieG, 8th November 2013.

Recordings of Books on the Ambleside List

Introduction Listeners have requested a list of LibriVox recordings of books recommended by Ambleside Online for use with homeschooling. Anyone looking for audio books for children will find plenty of ideas on this page. This is the first part, covering years 0 - 4. The second part, covering Years 5 - 8, may be found here. The lists here only include books on the main booklists on Ambleside Online, not the various personal recommendations. Please note that many books on the Ambleside list are not in the Public Domain, and are therefore not available to record for LibriVox. Ambleside Online has modernised versions of the original Charlotte Mason books on which the homeschooling programme is based.

Vol. Welcome to Lit2Go ETC. Grammarland (LibriVox) BookBox. Audiobooks — Return of the King, chapter 8!

Audiobooks —

December 1st, 2014 — 11:17am Finally! Thank you all SO much for the encouraging email and comments. You have no idea how much it means to me that there are so many listeners who wish me well and are eager for another chapter! :) :) :) Return of the King Bk 1: 08 The Houses of Healing 6 comments » | Audiobooks, Blog Return of the King Ch. 6 October 17th, 2014 — 1:02pm Good news, everyone! The Elves and the Shoemaker - Storynory - Free Audio Stories for kids. Download the MP3 Audio This is a short and very sweet story about a Christmas gift.

The Elves and the Shoemaker - Storynory - Free Audio Stories for kids

In fact it’s one of the very few traditional fairy tales with a Christmas theme. A poor shoemaker receives some unexpected help just when he needs it most. When it is close to Christmas he and his wife decided to give a gift in return. By the Brother’s Grimm. Read by Natasha. Proofread by Claire Deakin. A shoemaker, by no fault of his own, became so poor that at last he had nothing left but enough leather for one pair of shoes. In the morning, just as he was about to sit down to work, he saw the two shoes standing quite finished on his table. Soon after, a customer came in to the shop, and as the shoes pleased him so well, he paid more than the usual price. The Gift of the Magi - LibriVox. Good King Wenceslas - Storynory - Free Audio Stories for kids. Download the audio to your computer Many people love the Christmas Carol, Good King Wenceslas, and sing it every year without quite figuring out the story that it tells.

Good King Wenceslas - Storynory - Free Audio Stories for kids

This Musical Christmas Double brings you the story and the song together so that you can compare the two. Listen out for the beautiful rendition of the carol sung at the end of the story by Gabriella Burnel with Jamie McCredie on the guitar. And the story is told by our very own Natasha. You can read Natasha’s reflections on this special Christmas story in her Post Recording Review. Proofread by Claire Deakin. A bit of history… King Wenceslas (or Wenceslaus) was the Duke of Bohemia in the years 921-935. The episode in our story involving the pagan woman is a bit fanciful, by the way, and not history – although it was a time of conflict between Christians and Pagans. A Christmas Carol - LibriVox. A Visit From St. Nicholas - Storynory - Free Audio Stories for kids. Download A Visit From St.

A Visit From St. Nicholas - Storynory - Free Audio Stories for kids

Nicholas. The classic Christmas poem by Clement Clarke Moore, is also known as “The Night Before Christmas”. You will hear that Santa hasn’t changed a great deal since the poem was written in 1822, expect that he seemed to be ‘miniature’ back then, and he did not yet have a reindeer called Rudolf, though he did have Dasher, Dancer, Prancer and Vixen. Read by Natasha Duration 5.15 Twas the night before Christmas, when all through the house Not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. The children were nestled all snug in their beds, While visions of sugar-plums danced in their heads. 7,000+ Free Audio Books & eBook Downloads - Loyal Books.

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