Catalogue


The Chronicles of Narnia [sound recording] /
C.S. Lewis.
imprint
[United States] : Focus on the Family : Released by Tyndale House Publishers, c2003.
description
19 sound discs (1320 min.) : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
ISBN
1589972996, 9781589972995
format(s)
CD
Holdings
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series title
imprint
[United States] : Focus on the Family : Released by Tyndale House Publishers, c2003.
isbn
1589972996
9781589972995
contents note
1. Magician's nephew -- 2. The lion the witch and the wardrobe -- 3. The horse and his boy -- 4. Prince Caspian -- 5. The voyage of the Dawn Treader -- 6. The silver chair -- 7. The last battle.
credits note
Additional direction, Philip Glassborow; sound design and mix, Todd Busteed; music composer and orchestrator, John Campbell; dramatization/director, Paul McCusker; producer, Dave Arnold.
general note
Compact discs release of the Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis.
Title from container box.
performer
Host: Douglas Gresham ; starring Paul Scofield, David Suchet, Ron Moody, Jamie Glover, Steven Webb, Jade Williams, Derek Nimmo.
abstract
Full-cast audio drama featuring film-quality sound design and music.
catalogue key
6041571
target audience
Not rated.
technical details
Compact discs.
A Look Inside
Full Text Reviews
Appeared in Publishers Weekly on 2005-01-10:
HarperChildren's Audio completes its latest set of recordings of C.S. Lewis's The Chronicles of Narnia, now available as a stylish boxed set. In 2004, Jeremy Northam and Patrick Stewart were the latest British Shakespearean actors to lend their voices to the classic fantasy series reading The Silver Chair and The Last Battle, respectively. Other previously recorded performers on the collection include Kenneth Branagh, Michael York and Lynn Redgrave. (c) Copyright PWxyz, LLC. All rights reserved
Summaries
Long Description
These classic stories have enchanted millions around the world. Radio Theatre brings them to life in this dramatized audio production. Recorded in London with an all-star cast of England's brightest talent from the stage and screen, an original orchestral score, and cinema-quality digital sound design, this innovative recording provides hours of entertainment for the entire family.
Main Description
Between the lamppost and Cair Paravel on the eastern sea lies Narnia, a mystical land where animals hold the power of speech . . . woodland creatures conspire with men . . . dark forces, bent on conquest, gather at the world s rim to wage war against the realm s rightful king . . . and the great lion Aslan is the only hope. Into this enchanted world comes a group of unlikely travelers. These ordinary boys and girls, when faced with peril, learn extraordinary lessons in courage, self-sacrifice, friendship, and honor. These classic stories have enchanted millions around the world. Radio Theatre brings them to life in this dramatized audio production. Recorded in London with an all-star cast of England s brightest talent from the stage and screen, an original orchestral score, and cinema-quality digital sound design, this innovative recording provides hours of entertainment for the entire family. The Chronicles of Narnia includes The Magician s Nephew; The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe; The Horse and His Boy; Prince Caspian; The Voyage of the Dawn Treader; The Silver Chair;and The Last Battle.
Main Description
Between the lamppost and Cair Paravel on the eastern sea lies Narnia, a mystical land where animals hold the power of speech . . . woodland creatures conspire with men . . . dark forces, bent on conquest, gather at the world's rim to wage war against the realm's rightful king . . . and the great lion Aslan is the only hope. Into this enchanted world comes a group of unlikely travelers. These ordinary boys and girls, when faced with peril, learn extraordinary lessons in courage, self-sacrifice, friendship, and honor. These classic stories have enchanted millions around the world. Radio Theatre brings them to life in this dramatized audio production. Recorded in London with an all-star cast of England's brightest talent from the stage and screen, an original orchestral score, and cinema-quality digital sound design, this innovative recording provides hours of entertainment for the entire family. The Chronicles of Narnia includes The Magician's Nephew; The Lion, the Witch, and the Wardrobe; The Horse and His Boy; Prince Caspian; The Voyage of the Dawn Treader; The Silver Chair; and The Last Battle.
Main Description
The adult trade paperback editions of The Chronicles of Narnia are now available in a box set. This box will be illustrated with movie still art from the Disney/Walden Media live-action film The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe. "Excellent for Homeschool Use"
Main Description
This timeless boxed set includes all seven unabridged recordings: THE MAGICIAN'S NEPHEW; THE LION, THE WITCH AND THE WARDROBE; THE HORSE AND HIS BOY; PRINCE CASPIAN; THE VOYAGE OF THE DAWN TREADER; THE SILVER CHAIR; THE LAST BATTLE. Deceptively simple and direct, The Chronicles of Narnia continue to captivate fans with adventures, characters, and truths that speak to readers of all ages, more than fifty years after they were first published.

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