The Frog Castle

The Frog Castle

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The magical adventures of a small boy who helps a frog turn back into a prince, and is rewarded with a visit to the Frog Castle. Here, in an Alice-in-Wonderland story where dreams and reality are intertwined and time is turned on its head, he meets a little princess called Aurora, a wicked lord chamberlain, a bold queen and a kind king whose heart is stolen away. Characterised by the charm and innocence that so many readers loved in Hello? Is Anybody There?, The Frog Castle confirms Jostein Gaarder as a wonderful storyteller whose special gift is to open children's eyes to the great mysteries.
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Product details

  • 9+
  • Audio cassette
  • 105 x 138 x 16mm | 122g
  • Orion Publishing Co
  • Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd )
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Norwegian
  • Abridged
  • Pack
  • 075283830X
  • 9780752838304

About Jostein Gaarder

Jostein Gaarder wrote one of the great bestsellers of the nineties in SOPHIE'S WORLD, which has sold over 16 million copies in nearly 50 languages. He is Norwegian and lives in Oslo with his wife and two teenage sons. Joss Ackland has had a distinguished acting career on stage, film and in television. Stage successes include Falstaff in Henry IV, both Captain Hook and Mr Darling in Peter Pan, Jorrocks in Jorrocks, Peron in Evita and Frederick in A Little Night Music. His films include White Mischief, The Sicillian and Lethal Weapon. His hundreds of television appearances include most famously CS Lewis in Shadowlands and Alan Holly in First And Last, both of which won Emmy and BAFTA awards. He has been a subject of This Is Your Life and Desert Island Discs.
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438 ratings
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5 14% (63)
4 25% (111)
3 40% (176)
2 16% (68)
1 5% (20)
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