• The Snail and the Whale

  • By: Julia Donaldson
  • Narrated by: Imelda Staunton
  • Length: 17 mins
  • Unabridged Audiobook
  • Release date: 07-10-2008
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Pan Macmillan Publishers Ltd.
  • 5 out of 5 stars 5.0 (15 ratings)

Publisher's Summary

One tiny snail longs to see the world and hitches a lift on the tail of a whale. Together they go on an amazing journey, past icebergs and volcanoes, sharks and penguins, and the little snail feels so small in the vastness of the world. But when disaster strikes and the whale is beached in a bay, it's the tiny snail who saves the day.
©2004 Julia Donaldson (P)2004 Macmillan Digital Audio
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2 out of 5 stars
By Israel J on 14-05-2016

1 minute story interrupted by 10 minutes of music

The story is OK and the reader does well voicing and developing the characters. But after every line the story is interrupted by the same annoying line of music and it gets old fast. At the end of the story my 7-year old said "we could have finished this story ten minutes ago". He didn't like it either.

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6 of 6 people found this review helpful

5 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 07-04-2018

Perfect!

The audible book is wonderful and lends to the imagination for my 3 and 5 year old! The music is an added bonus!

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5 out of 5 stars
By Amazon Customer on 26-12-2012

children's favourite

Like all Julia Donaldson's books this one was instant favourite with my two boys and I like listening (and reading ) these books too

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2 of 3 people found this review helpful

4 out of 5 stars
By Caroline on 24-04-2018

this is a great story, well read . would greater

this is a great story, well read . would be greater if it had an activity section at the end

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