Joe, Beth and Frannie have a visit from Connie, who just cannot believe in the Faraway Tree and the magical people who live there - Moon-Face, Silky the Fairy and the Saucepan Man.
Together the children climb the tree and meet the magical friends, and visit the mysterious Land of Secrets, the Land of Giants, the Land of Tea Parties and the Land of Enchantments.
After a few marvellous adventures, Connie is enthralled by the Faraway Tree and the folk who inhabit it.
Total Running Time: 5 hours, 8 Minutes. 4 CDs.
About the Author
Enid Blyton is one of the most-loved authors in children's publishing. With over 700 titles published, Enid Blyton's stories remain timeless classics, adored throughout the world. As a young woman Enid was faced with many choices: her father had planned a career in music for her, while she felt drawn to writing. In the end, she became a teacher. In 1922, a collection of poems by Enid was published, it was her first step towards her dream of becoming an author. Aged 27, Enid married Hugh Pollock and moved to London. Enid had two children with Hugh, and soon after wrote her first novel, The Adventures of the Wishing-Chair. Enid divorced Hugh after almost 20 years of marriage, and married Kenneth Waters in 1943. Throughout the 40s and 50s, Enid wrote books at a colossal pace: adventure stories, mysteries, magical stories, farming stories, stories for younger children, best-selling series like The Famous Five and Noddy. Enid fell ill with Alzheimer's disease and she died in 1963. Her spirit lives on in her books and she is remembered as one of the most-loved and celebrated children's authors.
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Comments about The Folk of the Faraway Tree:
My daughter has dyslexia and listens to these stories every evening. These CDs help her to hear stories she is unable to read by herself.
Series: Faraway tree #3
For Ages: 6 - 10 years old
For Grades: 1 - 4
Format: Audio CD
Published: 1st November 2012
Country of Publication: AU
Weight (kg): 0.5