Canadian Wonder Tales


Read by Sean Michael Hogan

(4.8 stars; 4 reviews)

This is a collection of folk tales originating in Canada, some from aboriginal oral tradition and others due to early French, Scottish, Irish and British colonists. They are presented as "fables" though many are without obvious moral. (Summary by Sean Michael Hogan)

(4 hr 30 min)

Chapters

01 - Foreword and Preface 6:08 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
02 - The Baker's Magic Wand 10:57 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
03 - Star-Boy and the Sun Dance 10:59 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
04 - Jack and His Magic Aids 10:49 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
05 - The Bad Indian's Ashes 5:10 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
06 - The Mermaid of the Magdalenes 7:40 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
07 - The Boy and the Dancing Fairy 11:45 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
08 - The Mouse and the Sun 8:17 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
09 - Glooskap's Country 11:52 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
10 - How Rabbit Lost His Tail 8:41 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
11 - The Partridge and His Drum 11:50 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
12 - How Summer Came to Canada 11:08 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
13 - How Turtle Came 8:42 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
14 - The First Mosquito 10:16 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
15 - The Moon and His Frog-Wife 6:07 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
16 - Glooskap and the Fairy 3:07 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
17 - The Passing of Glooskap 16:50 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
18 - The Indian Cinderella 5:35 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
19 - The Boy and His Three Helpers 5:44 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
20 - The Duck with the Red Feet 5:31 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
21 - The Northern Lights 11:57 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
22 - The Boy and the Robbers' Magical Booty 11:27 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
23 - The Coming of the Corn 4:50 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
24 - The Dance of Death 5:44 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
25 - The First Pig and Porcupine 9:44 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
26 - The Shrove Tuesday Visitor 7:41 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
27 - The Boy of Great Strength and the Giants 4:49 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
28 - The Strange Tale of Caribou and Moose 8:52 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
29 - Jack and His Wonderful Hen 7:02 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
30 - The Sad Tale of Woodpecker and Bluejay 5:06 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
31 - The Stupid Boy and the Wand 6:22 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
32 - The Blackfoot and the Bear 6:56 Read by Sean Michael Hogan
33 - The Boys and the Giant 2:40 Read by Sean Michael Hogan

Reviews

Good reading, interesting folk tales.

(4 stars)

Thank you Sean Michael Hogan for this reading of Canadian Wonder Tales. It was clear, well paced and very enjoyable to listen to. And the folktales themselves were very interesting. Some fascinating explanations of how certain animals came to be.