Edward Woodward gives a masterful narration of this classic Thurber fairy tale with marvellous portrayals of the different characters, bringing the whole to life just as one expects of the best audio book reader actors.
The audio book also has a sound track and sound effects accompanying the reader throughout, which is the first time I have come across this. I was not sure I liked it at first, but having listened to the whole tale quite a few times now I find I like it very much.
"Great fairy tale"
A wonderful fairy tale for young and old alike. The narrator brought the story to life. I highly recommend this.
"As a Fairy Tale Should Be"
James Thurber is, of course, delightful, and Edward Woodard is an absolute Wonder.
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