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Genome: [r4 Bd=19900508]

by Rudyard Kipling.

How the Whale Got His

Throat and How the Camel Got His Hump Reader David Davis.

Producer Graham Gould (R)

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900508]

Unknown: Rudyard Kipling.

Reader: David Davis.

Producer: Graham Gould

How The Leopard Got His Spots20100226 (BBC7)
20100716 (BBC7)
20110215 (BBC7)

First published in 1902, the fantastical tale of animal camouflage in the jungle is read by David Davis.

First published in 1902, the fantastical tale of animal camouflage in the jungle.

How The Rhinoceros Got His Skin20100716 (BBC7)
20110215 (BBC7)

First published in 1902, the fantastical tale of how being a cake thief proved bad for the complexion.

Read by David Davis.

The fantastical tale of how being a cake thief proved bad for the complexion.

02Beginning Of The Armadilloes20100205 (BBC7)
20100709 (BBC7)
20101220 (BBC7)
20120212 (BBC7)
20120213 (BBC7)

: First published in 1902, the fantastical tale of a hedgehog and tortoise is read by David Davis.

Published in 1902, the fantastical tale of a hedgehog and tortoise is read by David Davis.

02The Crab That Played With The Sea20140624 (BBC7)
20140625 (BBC7)

How the mischievous Pau Amma, king of crabs, was cut down to size for his arrogance.

Made for 4 Extra. Samuel West reads Kipling's tale of how the mischievous Pau Amma, king of crabs, was cut down to size for his arrogance.

03The Sing Song Of Old Man Kangaroo20140625 (BBC7)
20140626 (BBC7)

The fantastical tale of the kangaroo who was chased all over Australia by a dingo.

Made for 4 Extra. Samuel West reads Kipling's fantastical tale of the kangaroo who was chased all over Australia by a dingo and found his hop.

04How The Whale Got His Throat20100205 BT=0520 (BBC7)
20100716 (BBC7)
20110215 (BBC7)

First published in 1902, the Whale and two more fantastical tales of the Camel and the Rhinoceros read by David Davis.

Published in 1902, the Whale and the fantastical tales of the Camel and the Rhinoceros.

First published in 1902, the fantastical tale of how a dancing sailor changed a giant's eating habits.

Read by David Davis.

The fantastical tale of how a dancing sailor changed a giant's eating habits.

05 LASTThe Butterfly That Stamped20100205 BT=0540 (BBC7)
20100716 (BBC7)
20140626 (BBC7)
20140627 (BBC7)

First published in 1902, the fantastical tale of King Solomon read by David Davis.

The tale of Suleiman-bin-Daoud, who used his wisdom and cunning to help a lowly butterfly.

Made for 4 Extra. Samuel West tells the tale of Suleiman-bin-Daoud, who used his wisdom and cunning to help a lowly butterfly settle an argument.

05 LASTThe Elephant's Child20100226 (BBC7)
20100709 (BBC7)
20101221 (BBC7)
20120212 (BBC7)
20120213 (BBC7)
20140627 (BBC7)
20140628 (BBC7)

Curiosity can get you into a lot of trouble, as one young elephant discovers.

Made for 4 Extra. Curiosity can get you into a lot of trouble, as one young elephant discovers in this fantastical tale read by Samuel West.

First published in 1902, the fantastical tale of a very curious animal is read by David Davis.

First published in 1902, the fantastical tale of a very curious animal.

0101The Beginning Of The Armadillos20140907 (BBC7)

Made for 4 Extra. Samuel West reads Kipling's prickly tale of how the Armadillo came to be.