The Giant of Seville by Dan Andreasen audiobook

The Giant of Seville: A "Tall" Tale Based on a True Story

By Dan Andreasen
Read by Alan Nebelthau

Recorded Books, Inc.
0.19 Hours 1
Format : Digital Download (In Stock)
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    ISBN: 9781436109413

Acclaimed author Dan Andreasen bases this folksy book on the real people believed to be history's tallest married couple. Nearly eight feet tall, Captain Bates arrives in Seville, Ohio, with his head sticking out the train window. He and his wife-who is just as tall-are tired of being in the circus and are looking for a nice place to live. But is Seville big enough? "The storytelling style and appealing subject matter make this book an excellent choice for reading aloud."-School Library Journal, starred review

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Summary

Summary

Acclaimed author Dan Andreasen bases this folksy book on the real people believed to be history's tallest married couple. Nearly eight feet tall, Captain Bates arrives in Seville, Ohio, with his head sticking out the train window. He and his wife-who is just as tall-are tired of being in the circus and are looking for a nice place to live. But is Seville big enough? "The storytelling style and appealing subject matter make this book an excellent choice for reading aloud."-School Library Journal, starred review

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“The storytelling style and appealing subject matter make this book an excellent choice for reading aloud.” School Library Journal, starred review

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Reviews

Author

Author Bio: Dan Andreasen

Author Bio: Dan Andreasen

Dan Andreasen is the illustrator of numerous books for children, including Sailor Boy Jig, by Margaret Wise Brown; Chico, by Sandra Day O’Connor; and Streets of Gold, by Rosemary Wells. He lives in Medina, Ohio, about twenty minutes from Seville, with his wife and three children.

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Details

Details

Available Formats : Digital Download
Category: Fiction/Historical
Runtime: 0.19
Audience: Children (4–7)
Language: English