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Russian Doll

1:24 listening time

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Scissors

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Seashell

0:33 listening time

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Smile

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Soft as the Blanket

1:09 listening time

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Here are two of Spike's best-known nonsense rhymes, delivered in his distinctive piping ...

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Sugar Cane

2:26 listening time

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Target

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Ted’s readings draw out the texture of his words, his rich Yorkshire accent helping to ...

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The Armada

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