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Download Freddy the Detective Audiobook (Unabridged)

Extended Audio Sample Freddy the Detective (Unabridged), by Walter Brooks
4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 4.00 (384 ratings) (rate this audio book) Author: Walter Brooks Narrator: John McDonough Publisher: Recorded Books Format: Unabridged Audiobook Delivery: Instant Download Audio Length: Release Date:
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This heirloom book about a renaissance pig is lovingly passed from generation to generation, and is an authentic American classic. Freddy the Pig knows the rats have stolen the missing toy train. Now he has to find where it is hidden and convict the rats of the crime. Who will win Freddy's first case, the sly, scheming rats or the honorable Freddy?

Narrator John McDonough captures the wonderful wordplay, memorable characters, and laugh-out-loud good humor found in this timeless story. Download and start listening now!

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  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Anne | 2/18/2014

    " How is it I'd never heard of Freddy the Pig? This is our first but certainly not our last Freddy book. I picked this up on a whim at a Strand sidewalk sale in NYC and it turns out I'd found a treasure. So funny and definitely accessible 80 years after its publication. "

  • 3 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 53 out of 5 by Anne Nydam | 2/16/2014

    " My mother got my children hooked on this series from her childhood by reading them the first 2 books (The first is "Freddy Goes to Florida"). They have humor that ranges from slapstick, which the kids love, to sophisticated satire, which is completely over their heads. Being written so long ago, these books are not exactly socially progressive, but the kids have been loving them. "

  • 5 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 55 out of 5 by Pondering Pig Newton | 2/14/2014

    " Can't beat Freddy. My childhood hero, my daughter's childhood hero, and how my grandson's childhood hero. "

  • 4 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 54 out of 5 by Mansi | 1/28/2014

    " A really good read. Funny, and the animals talk! Read it a long time ago "

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