A Dark, Dark Tale


Close your eyes and listen to the dark, dark opening to A Dark, Dark Tale:


By Ruth Brown Book Published by Penguin Young Readers Group ISBN-13: 9780140546217

Audiobook Published by Weston Woods Studios Narrated by Ian Thomson Music by Ernest Troost

Age Range: 3 – 5 Years

“Once upon a time there was dark, dark moor. On the moor there was a dark, dark wood. In the wood there was a dark, dark house”. Young listeners will be kept on the edge of their seats as the journey continues up dark stairways through hidden passages, around sharp corners and behind windblown curtains. “A splendid choice for group story time”. —School Library Journal

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Ruth Brown is the creator of some of Britain’s best loved children’s books. She has created a great many picture books for Andersen Press and is highly respected as an author and illustrator. She is married to artist Ken Brown and they have two grown-up sons and one grandchild.

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