Rudyard Kipling

The Jungle Book


Read by Meredith Hughes


This classic children's book by Rudyard Kipling tells the story of Mowgli, a young boy raised by wolves: his escapades and adventures with h…

The Man Who Would Be King


Read by Philippa


The Man Who Would Be King tells the story of two British adventurers in British India who become kings of Kafiristan, a remote part of Afgha…

Kim


Read by Adrian Praetzellis


Kim is a fabulous adventure story set in India during the former British Empire. It tells the story of a street-wise but (in typical Kipling…

Just So Stories


Read by Reynard T. Fox


The Just So Stories for Little Children, first published in 1902, were written by British author Rudyard Kipling. They are a collection of f…

Captains Courageous


Read by Mark F. Smith


Real men don't take guff from snotty kids. Neither does Disko Troop, skipper of the "We're Here", a fishing schooner out of Glouce…

Just So Stories (version 2)


Read by Kara Shallenberg


The stories, first published in 1902, are fantastic accounts of how various natural phenomena came about. The original editions of Just So S…

The Jungle Book (Version 2)


Read by Phil Chenevert


This is the classic story of Mowgli, the young boy raised by wolves in India: his escapades and adventures with his dear friends Bagheera th…

The Second Jungle Book


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Kipling shows his love of the sub continent and its people and understanding of their beliefs in these tales. An older Mowgli roams the jung…

If


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Librivox’s weekly poetry project for the week of January 29, 2006: This popular piece was voted Britain’s favourite poem in a BBC opinion po…

Just So Stories (version 5)


Read by Phil Chenevert


The stories, first published in 1902, are fantastic accounts of how various natural phenomena came about. The original editions of Just So S…

Plain Tales from the Hills


Read by Mike Harris


Named a "prophet of British imperialism" by the young George Orwell, and born in Bombay, India, Rudyard Kipling had perhaps the cl…

Just So Stories (version 4)


Read by Tim Bulkeley


The Just So Stories for Little Children are among Kipling's best known and loved works. This recording aims to be the first complete audio b…

Puck of Pook's Hill


Read by icyjumbo (1964-2010)


Puck of Pook's Hill is a children's book by Rudyard Kipling, published in 1906, containing a series of short stories set in different period…

Stalky & Co.


Read by Tim Bulkeley


Rudyard Kipling published Stalky & Co. in 1899. Set at an English boarding school in a seaside town on the North Devon coast. (The town,…

Rewards and Fairies


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Joseph Rudyard Kipling (December 30, 1865 – January 18, 1936) was an English author and poet, born in India, and best known today for his ch…

L'Homme qui voulut être roi



Au Fil des Lectures. Nouvelle de Rudyard Kipling lue par Éric (1h 45min). Rudyard Kipling rencontre par hasard aux Indes deux anciens…

The Jungle Book (Version 3)


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A story of a boy who raised by Indian wolves becomes lord of the jungle. (Summary by Jessie Yun)

Letters of Travel


Read by Tim Bulkeley


Three books of travel writing (between them covering the USA, Canada, Japan and Egypt) by the Nobel Prize winning author of the Just So Stor…

Emily Climbs



Teenage orphan Emily Starr of New Moon has always wanted to be a great writer. But her old-fashioned aunt, who has never liked Emily’s writi…

American Notes


Read by Tim Bulkeley


In American Notes, Rudyard Kipling, the Nobel Prize-winning author of the Jungle Book, visits the USA. As the travel-diary of an Anglo-India…

Just So Stories (version 3)


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These whimsical short stories offer fanciful answers to a dozen of childhood's favorite "why" and "how" questions. With …

Das Stigma des Tieres



Nach einer feuchtfröhlichen Silvesterfeier entweiht der volltrunkene Engländer Fleet die Hanuman-Statue in einem indischen Tempel.…

Abaft The Funnel


Read by David Wales


"Men in pajamas sitting abaft the funnel and swapping lies of the purple seas." Thirty one early short stories by the master story…

The Kipling Reader


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These are selections of Kipling's writings; some poems, some fiction, some history but all by the master storyteller himself. Rikki-Tikki-Ta…

The Light That Failed


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This novel, first published in 1890, follows the life of Dick Heldar, a painter. Most of the novel is set in London, but many important even…

The Smoke Upon Your Altar Dies


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LibriVox volunteers bring you 15 recordings of The Smoke Upon Your Altar Dies by Rudyard Kipling. This was the Weekly Poetry project for Jan…

France At War: On the Frontier of Civilization


Read by Tim Bulkeley


In 1915, as the "Great War" (World War 1) entered its second year Rudyard Kipling made a journalistic tour of the front, visiting …

The Brushwood Boy


Read by Liam Neely


The experiences in public school, Sandhurst and military life in India of Major George Cotter together with his adventures in the dream worl…

A Fleet In Being; Notes Of Two Trips With The Channel Squadron


Read by David Wales


[Kipling] became involved in the debate over the British response to the rise in German naval power known as the Tirpitz Plan to build a fle…

Emily Climbs



Teenage orphan Emily Starr of New Moon has always wanted to be a great writer. But her old-fashioned aunt, who has never liked Emily’s writi…

Just So Stories (version 6 Dramatic Reading)


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The Just So Stories generally have the theme of a particular animal being altered from an original form to its current form by the acts of h…

Cuando vayan mal las cosas


Read by Alba


Stalky & Co. (More Stories)


Read by Tim Bulkeley


This small collection puts together stories by Kipling that feature the characters from Stalky & Co. but which for some reason were not …

Puck of Pook's Hill (version 2)


Read by Nick Whitley


'Puck of Pook's Hill' is a fantasy book by Rudyard Kipling, published in 1906, containing a series of short stories set in different periods…

Das Stigma des Tieres



Nach einer feuchtfröhlichen Silvesterfeier entweiht der volltrunkene Engländer Fleet die Hanuman-Statue in einem indischen Tempel.…

The Gardener and The Burden



Helen Turrell’s life has been one of respectability and duty, and she adopts and raises her illegitimate nephew upon her scapegrace brother’…

The Fringes Of The Fleet


Read by David Wales


During the war (WWI), [Kipling] wrote a booklet The Fringes of the Fleet containing essays and poems on various nautical subjects of the war…

Le Chat qui s’en va tout seul


Read by Domi


Il était fier et indépendant, le chat, pas comme le chien, le poulain ou la vache qui s’étaient livrés à …

The Explanation


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LibriVox volunteers bring you 16 recordings of The Explanation by Rudyard Kipling. This was the Weekly Poetry project for November 1st, 2009…

The White Man's Burden


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Rudyard Kipling was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet, and novelist. Kipling was one of the most popular writers in the United…

La Complainte du petit père Kangourou


Read by Cocotte


Mes chers petits enfants, savez-vous pourquoi le kangourou est si drôle, avec ses pattes de derrière, si grosses et si fortes, …

The Village That Voted The Earth Was Flat


Read by Tony Addison


Possibly as relevant today as it ever was, this story tells the tale of an English village, Huckley, that is beguiled into voting the Earth …

L’Enfant d’éléphant


Read by Cocotte


Rudyard Kipling (1865-1936) est un écrivain britannique. Il est considéré comme un des plus grands auteurs de la litt&e…

The Gardener and The Burden



Helen Turrell’s life has been one of respectability and duty, and she adopts and raises her illegitimate nephew upon her scapegrace brother’…

Le Papillon qui tapait du pied


Read by Cocotte


Vous allez entendre, chers petits enfants, une histoire neuve et merveilleuse, une histoire tout à fait différente de toutes l…

La Marque de la Bête


Read by Xelle


« Avant que nous puissions l’arrêter, Fleete s’était élancé sur les marches, avait allongé à …

If… (Poème, en anglais)


Read by Vincent Planchon


« If you can keep your head when all about you Are losing theirs and blaming it on you, If you can trust yourself when all men doubt y…

Le Crabe qui jouait avec la mer


Read by Cocotte


Dans cette nouvelle histoire, Kipling explique à sa petite fille pourquoi, deux fois par jour, la mer a des marées. C’est parc…

Le Léopard et ses taches


Read by Cocotte


Il était une fois, dans le Haut Veld, un Éthiopien et un Léopard qui avaient l’habitude de chasser ensemble.Mais un jou…

The Bridge Builders


Read by Tony Addison


A tale of the revenge of the earth, in this case, specifically, Mother Gunga, Goddess of the River Ganga, against the men who confine her po…

Le Livre de la jungle


Read by Cocotte


Le Livre de la jungle (The Jungle Book) est un recueil de nouvelles écrit par Rudyard Kipling lors d’un séjour de quatre ann&e…

No abandones


Read by Alba


El jardinero


Read by Alba


Le Rhinocéros et sa peau


Read by Cocotte


Mes chers petits amis, voici une nouvelle Histoire comme ça.En ce temps-là, la peau du rhinocéros lui allait tout juste…

Histoires comme ça



Ce recueil d’histoires pour enfants vous expliquera pourquoi l’éléphant a une trompe, d’où vient l’alphabet, et pourquo…

L’Homme qui voulut être roi


Read by Saperlipopette


« Le commencement de tout, ce fut dans le train sur la route d’Ajmir à Mhow. Un déficit budgétaire, survenu &agra…

El jardinero


Read by Alba


Le Commencement des tatous


Read by Cocotte


Il y avait une fois, il y a très longtemps, sur les rives du grand fleuve Amazone, un hérisson et une tortue, qui étaie…

La Porte des cent mille peines


Read by René Depasse


« Ceci n’est pas un morceau dont le mérite me revienne. Mon ami, Gabral Misquitta, le métis, me le raconta d’un bout &ag…

L’Étrange Chevauchée de Morrowbie Jukes


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« Il n’y a, comme disent les prestidigitateurs, aucune supercherie dans ce conte. Jukes tomba par hasard sur ce village dont tout le m…

La Porte des cent mille peines (Version 2)


Read by Saperlipopette


« Je dirais cela à n’importe qui, mais je le défie de trouver la porte, si bien qu’il pense connaître la ville. Vo…

La Baleine et son gosier


Read by Cocotte


Mes chers petits enfants, savez-vous pourquoi une grosse baleine ne peut manger que de tout petits poissons ?Rudyard Kipling vous rév…

No abandones


Read by Alba


Hunting-Song of the Seeonee Pack


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Librivox volunteers bring you 8 recordings of the Hunting-Song of the Seeonee Pack, from The Jungle Book by Rudyard Kipling. This was the we…

Le Retour d’Imray


Read by René Depasse


Traduction : L. X. (1894).

Multilingual Short Work Collection 002



by various authors Language: variousThis is a collection for poetry and short prose in English and German.

Si


Read by Alba


Amour-des-femmes


Read by René Depasse


Ce conte de Rudyard Kipling paru en 1893 est intitulé Amour-des-femmes qui est le surnom donné à Larry :« C’&eac…

De Padvinder



anonymous Language: DutchEen kort maar spannend verhaal voor kinderen, gelezen door Wisse (9 jaar) en Floris (7 jaar). Karel woont met zijn …

À mettre au dossier


Read by René Depasse


À mettre au dossier est une des innombrables histoires de Kipling qui se passent au far west. Mac Intosch est un alcoolique inv&eacut…

Multilingual Short Work Collection 002



by various authors Language: variousThis is a collection for poetry and short prose in English and German.

De Padvinder



anonymous Language: DutchEen kort maar spannend verhaal voor kinderen, gelezen door Wisse (9 jaar) en Floris (7 jaar). Karel woont met zijn …

L’Amendement de Tods


Read by Saperlipopette


« Or, la maman de Tods était singulièrement charmante, et tout le monde à Simla connaissait Tods. La plupart des …

L’Homme qui fut


Read by Saperlipopette


« Le Russe, entendons-nous, est un personnage délicieux, jusqu’à ce qu’il rentre sa chemise. En tant qu’Oriental il est …

Bisesa


Read by Saperlipopette


« Un homme, quoi qu’il arrive, doit s’en tenir à sa caste, à sa race et à son sang. Que les Blancs aillent aux Bl…

Bertran et Bimi


Read by Saperlipopette


« C’est l’orang-outang du fond de la grande cage de fer amarrée aux crèches à moutons qui entama la discussion. L…

La Noire et la Blanche


Read by René Depasse


En 1891, en Birmanie, au temps de la Loi de la Reine (Victoria), cette histoire d’amour de Kipling La Noire et la blanche (ou, si l’on pr&e…

L’Homélie de l’émir – La Cité de l’épouvantable nuit


Read by René Depasse


Au hasard de la vie, recueil de 15 récits de 1891 (Le Retour d’Imray, sur le site depuis novembre 2008) est présenté …