Stories Come to Life

The White Mountains: The Castle of the Red Tower

July 22, 2021 Season 3 Episode 8
Stories Come to Life
The White Mountains: The Castle of the Red Tower
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Stories Come to Life
The White Mountains: The Castle of the Red Tower
Jul 22, 2021 Season 3 Episode 8

Welcome to Stories Come to Life. I am your host, Kathryn Lopez Luker. During this time of Covid, many people aren’t able to use the library in the same way as in the past. To help bring more stories to more readers, the publishing companies of Penguin Random House, Simon and Schuster, and MacMillan Publishers are allowing books that are normally unavailable for copyright reasons to be read out loud and shared with others until September 30, 2021. The stories that fall under that special permission will all be taken down on that date, so listen now, while they’re available! Today’s story is shared with permission of MacMillan publishing company. 

 

This chapter of The White Mountains is called The Castle of the Red Tower. After Will became very ill with a fever, he and Henry and Beanpole were taken in by the Comte and Comtesse of the Castle of the Red Tower. Their beautiful daughter, Eloise, becomes Will’s special friend. For the first time, Will has second thoughts about his trek to the White Mountains. Is it really so important to live a free life? Certainly life in the Château de la Tour Rouge is pleasant and alluring. Will has a hard decision to make.

Now sit back, relax, and listen to this story come to life. 

Show Notes

Welcome to Stories Come to Life. I am your host, Kathryn Lopez Luker. During this time of Covid, many people aren’t able to use the library in the same way as in the past. To help bring more stories to more readers, the publishing companies of Penguin Random House, Simon and Schuster, and MacMillan Publishers are allowing books that are normally unavailable for copyright reasons to be read out loud and shared with others until September 30, 2021. The stories that fall under that special permission will all be taken down on that date, so listen now, while they’re available! Today’s story is shared with permission of MacMillan publishing company. 

 

This chapter of The White Mountains is called The Castle of the Red Tower. After Will became very ill with a fever, he and Henry and Beanpole were taken in by the Comte and Comtesse of the Castle of the Red Tower. Their beautiful daughter, Eloise, becomes Will’s special friend. For the first time, Will has second thoughts about his trek to the White Mountains. Is it really so important to live a free life? Certainly life in the Château de la Tour Rouge is pleasant and alluring. Will has a hard decision to make.

Now sit back, relax, and listen to this story come to life.