Wonderful Wizard of Oz - Chapter 3

In Chapter 3, How Dorothy Saved the Scarecrow, Dorothy meets the first of her friends who will travel with her on the yellow brick road.

Recording time: 10 min, 57 sec.

Direct download: WW_of_Oz_-_Chapter_3.mp3
Category:Childrens Classic Stories -- posted at: 12:30am CST

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz - Chapter 2

In Chapter 2 of The Wonderful Wizard of Oz, The Council with the Munchkins, Dorothy has just arrived in the land of Oz. It is here that she meets the little people of Oz, the Munchkins. Everything here is bright and colorful - a big change from the gray landscape of dull Kansas.

Recording time: 11 min., 47 sec.

Direct download: WW_of_Oz_-_Chapter_2.mp3
Category:Childrens Classic Stories -- posted at: 10:00am CST

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz by L. Frank Baum was first published in 1900. In 1902, it became a play. It wasn't until 1939 that the film version, The Wizard of Oz, with Judy Garland was released.

The Wonderful Wizard of Oz begins with Chapter 1: The Cyclone. Dorothy tells us about her life in Kansas and how gray and dreary it is. One day, she gets swept up into a tornado . . .

Recording time: 7 min.

Read by staff.

Direct download: WW_of_Oz_-_Chapter_1.mp3
Category:Childrens Classic Stories -- posted at: 8:00am CST

Rapunzel

The classic telling of the fairy tale of Rapunzel. A witch steals Rapunzel from her parents when she is a baby. Years later, while she is locked in in the tower, a prince hears her singing and falls in love with her. The witch sets out to destroy them both and their love. But, they do find their happily ever after.

Read by staff.

Recording time: 8 min., 10 sec.

Direct download: Rapunzel.mp3
Category:Childrens Classic Stories -- posted at: 1:21pm CST