The Life and Adventures of Santa Claus (version 3)


Read by LibriVox Volunteers

(4.8 stars; 4 reviews)

L. Frank Baum takes us through the adventures of Santa Claus beginning with his adoption as an infant by Necile the nymph. As a youth, Claus discovers fellow humans on earth and returns to their world where he decides his duty is to make children happy through the gift of toys. Claus has to fight Awgwa’s and eventually gets help from the Flossie and Glossie, the first reindeers. Through his tireless work Claus is declared a Saint and is bestowed with immortality. His work lives on today with the help of good parents around the world.

Summary by Linette Geisel.

Cast List:

Cast
Narrator: KHand
Claus: Larry Wilson
Ak the Master Woodsman: Donald Gilmore
Necile the nymph: Devorah Allen
Queen Zurline: Beth Thomas
Queen of the Faries: Leanne Yau
Various other roles read by: realisticspeakers, linny , pmstrahm, DrPGould, TJ Burns, Christopher Thompson, Jim Locke, Foon, Jasmin Salma, Pseudonymous Nerd, Edited by: linny
Proof listener: DrPGould (2 hr 58 min)

Chapters

Youth 37:17 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Manhood, Part 1 34:43 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Manhood, Part 2 33:31 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Manhood, Part 3 44:28 Read by LibriVox Volunteers
Old Age 28:09 Read by LibriVox Volunteers

Reviews

Great for all ages

(4.5 stars)

Really enjoyed this version however some of the sound quality was a bit off but still an excellent story and effort by all the volunteers