Just William's Greatest Hits!

  • by Richmal Crompton
  • Narrated by Martin Jarvis
  • 4 hrs and 54 mins
  • Abridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

17 favourite stories about the irrepressible William Brown, specially selected and read by Martin Jarvis. Whether a long-standing fan or a first time listener, this collection of stories is the ultimate Just William audio experience. With over four hours of laugh-out-loud stories, including two stories performed to a live audience, Just William's Greatest Hits! is the perfect entertainment for the whole family. Boring car journeys are a thing of the past! Along with the live stories are Martin Jarvis' personal reflections of recording Just William, giving the listener a true 'behind the scenes' insight into how he brings those marvellous characters to life. This is the perfect gift for the Just William fan, whether young or old.


What the Critics Say

"Richmal Crompton¿s adorable rogue appears in 17 'best of' stories, all read by the wonderful Martin Jarvis, who also gives the listener some personal reflections on bringing our hero and his friends to life." (Daily Express)
"Martin Jarvis' readings of Richmal Crompton's Just William stories are works of genius." (The Independent)


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

very cheerful

i really enjoyed these tales. very funny and relaxing to listen to. Was very amusing and well read.
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- Catherine

My boys loved it - laugh out loud funny

Where does Just William's Greatest Hits! rank among all the audiobooks you’ve listened to so far?

This is a great book, certainly one we would rank highly

What about Martin Jarvis’s performance did you like?


Any additional comments?

Whilst this is an old book therefore the language is dated, it still works and is fun!

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- Rozz

Book Details

  • Release Date: 13-09-2006
  • Publisher: BBC Worldwide Limited