James and the Giant Peach

  • by Roald Dahl
  • Narrated by Julian Rhind-Tutt
  • 3 hrs and 17 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Playful, exciting and brimming with life, this is a story that will delight listeners young and old, from the beloved author behind such classics as The BFG and The Twits. Expect barmy adventures and a whole host of wacky characters in this narration of a timeless classic.
Penguin Audiobooks presents Roald Dahl's James and the Giant Peach, read by Green Wing actor Julian Rhind-Tutt. The audiobooks features original music and '3D' sound design by Pinewood film studios.
James Henry Trotter's parents have been eaten by a rhinoceros, so now he lives with his two repulsive aunts. One hot day something peculiar happens and an enormous peach grows in their garden. Soon James and the Giant Peach are rolling away from his horrible aunts, towards a most marvellous and wonderful place....
Julian Rhind-Tutt is a British actor whose stage work has included appearances at the Royal National Theatre and The Royal Court. On television, work includes Angus McCain in The Hour, Mr. Monks in Oliver Twist for the BBC, Tom Boss in Charlie Brooker's A Touch of Cloth as well as Dr. 'Mac' Macartney in the BAFTA-winning Green Wing. In film he has appeared in Stardust, Tomb Raider, Notting Hill, The Trench, Gambit, and Rush.

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Best of all books

I loved the first half of the story because it was lovely to listen to
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- Nina Fletcher

Book Details

  • Release Date: 11-09-2014
  • Publisher: Penguin Books Limited