A selection of stories from popular picture books - including some 'classics' - and read by well-known voices: Paul Copley, Jane Horrocks, Josie Lawrence and Kerry Shale. Each story is richly illustrated with music and sound effects for children to enjoy.
1. The Rescue Party
By Nick Butterworth, read by Jane Horrocks. Percy, the park keeper, is having a day off. It’s a perfect day for doing nothing but Percy’s picnic is disturbed when a little rabbit has an unfortunate tumble...
2. Rattletrap Car
By Phyllis Root, read by Kerry Shale. The 'Rattletrap Car' doesn’t go fast and it doesn’t go far. But add a beach ball, a surf-board, a thermos of fizz and chocolate marshmallow fudge delight and see that car go!
4. Captain Flinn and the Pirate Dinosaurs
By Giles Andreae, read by Josie Lawrence. When Flinn discovers a pirate hiding in a cupboard it’s ‘All aboard, me hearties!’ for a real, live pirate adventure! But there are some mean baddies on the loose…
5. Frog is Frightened
By Max Velthuijs, read by Kerry Shale. Frog and his friends - Duck and Pig - don’t believe in ghosts...until they all hear frightening noises in the dead of night. But in the morning it is Hare who gets a real fright.
7. Misery Moo
By Jeanne Willis, read by Jane Horrocks. Misery Moo is fed up. In fact, she's always fed up. So her friend, Lamby Poo, tries to cheer her up. But before long it is Lamby Poo who needs to be cheered!
8. Rainbow Bird
By Eric Maddern, read by the author. ‘I’m boss for Fire!’ growls rough, tough Crocodile Man and he keeps the rest of the world cold and dark. Until one day clever Bird Woman sees her opportunity...