Listen to the story, read by Lisa Bennett (Storysacks Librarian). 2009

‘Thumbelina’ a traditional tale, by Hans Christian Andersen.

Once upon a time there was a couple who had wanted a child for a long time. One day an old woman gave them a seed for a special flower, when it grew and blossomed tiny Thumbelina was inside. However, she is kidnapped by a frog and her adventures begin: before eventually finding her happy ending.

* Made in 2009 by Lisa Bennett and Francis Currie, sponsored by Boden UK.