The Emperor's New Clothes and Other Fairy Tales

  • by Hans Christian Andersen, David Tennant
  • Narrated by Anne-Marie Duff, Penelope Wilton, Sir Derek Jacobi
  • 0 hrs and 59 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook

Publisher's Summary

Four classic fairy tales from Hans Christian Andersen, read by Sir Derek Jacobi, Anne-Marie Duff, David Tennant and Penelope Wilton.
Here are four of Hans Christian Andersen’s best-loved short stories, specially adapted for young children and read by some of Britain’s most well-known actors.
The Emperor’s New Clothes read by Sir Derek Jacobi: An emperor is promised a special suit of clothes by a pair of tailors.
The Little Mermaid read by Anne-Marie Duff: A beautiful mermaid falls in love with a prince.
The Fir Tree read by David Tennant: A little fir tree is desperate to grow up and be like the other trees in the forest.
The Wild Swans read by Penelope Wilton: A princess must rescue her brothers from a spell cast by a wicked queen.


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Customer Reviews

Most Helpful

very good!!!

I loved all the stories. Each naration was clear and enjoyable. Music was also splendit.
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- Ioanna

Traditional stories shortened but not altered

Beautifully read but beware of original endings if allowing young children to listen. No Disney romance here
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- carrieanne

Book Details

  • Release Date: 05-10-2011
  • Publisher: Audible Studios