Archive for December, 2008

Toads and Diamonds

One daughter is sweet and mannerly and therefore she is well rewarded.  The other daughter is saucy and wretched and therefore punished.  Remember good words pour out of your mouth like diamonds and flowers, but nasty words slither out like snakes and toads!

Toads and Diamonds

By Charles Perrault.
From the Blue Fairy Book.
Read by Amy

December 30, 2008 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

Chapters Fourteen and Fifteen- The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum is the first truly American fairy tale about Dorothy and her dog Toto, who are swept away by a cyclone to a strange land called Oz. There she joins the Scarecrow, Tin Woodman, and the Cowardly Lion on a journey to the Emerald City to visit the powerful Wizard of Oz.

In chapters fourteen and fifteen our friends return to the Emerald City with the news of the end of the Wicked Witch of the West. 

  Chapters Fourteen and Fifteen- The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

From The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
Read by Alyson

December 29, 2008 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

The Fisherman and His Wife

A poor fisherman catches a talking fish and lets him go, only to have his wife send him time and again to demand more and better rewards for his kindness.

The Fisherman and His Wife
from The Green Fairy Book, edited by Andrew Lang 
read by Suzanne

December 23, 2008 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

Chapters Twelve and Thirteen- The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum is the first truly American fairy tale about Dorothy and her dog Toto, who are swept away by a cyclone to a strange land called Oz. There she joins the Scarecrow, Tin Woodman, and the Cowardly Lion on a journey to the Emerald City to visit the powerful Wizard of Oz.

In chapters twelve and thirteen our friends leave the Emerald City in search of the Wicked Witch of the West. 

  Chapters Twelve and Thirteen – The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
From The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
Read by Alyson

December 22, 2008 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

The Elves and the Shoemaker

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December 16, 2008 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

Chapter Eleven- The Wonderful Emerald City of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum is the first truly American fairy tale about Dorothy and her dog Toto, who are swept away by a cyclone to a strange land called Oz. There she joins the Scarecrow, Tin Woodman, and the Cowardly Lion on a journey to the Emerald City to visit the powerful Wizard of Oz.

In Chapter Eleven our party enters the Emerald City and meet with the great Oz.

  Chapter Eleven- The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
From The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
Read by Alyson

December 15, 2008 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

Chapters Nine and Ten- The Wonderful Wizard of Oz

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum is the first truly American fairy tale about Dorothy and her dog Toto, who are swept away by a cyclone to a strange land called Oz. There she joins the Scarecrow, Tin Woodman, and the Cowardly Lion on a journey to the Emerald City to visit the powerful Wizard of Oz.

In Chapters Nine and Ten our party meet the Queen of the Field Mice and rescue the Lion from the deadly poppies before resuming their journey to the Emerald City.

  Chapters Nine and Ten – The Wonderful Wizard of Oz
From The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum
Read by Alyson

December 8, 2008 at 9:00 am Leave a comment

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