• Pinocchio [Italian Edition]

  • In Italiano Semplice E Moderno: Il Libro [In Simple and Modern Italian: The Book]
  • By: Jacopo Gorini, Carlo Collodi
  • Narrated by: Jacopo Gorini
  • Length: 3 hrs and 45 mins
  • 5.0 out of 5 stars (4 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Pinocchio is a fictional character and the protagonist of the children's novel The Adventures of Pinocchio (1883) by Italian writer Carlo Collodi of Florence, Tuscany. Pinocchio was carved by a woodcarver named Geppetto in a Tuscan village. He was created as a wooden puppet but he dreams of becoming a real boy. He is notably characterized for his frequent tendency to lie, which causes his nose to grow.

Pinocchio is a cultural icon. He is one of the most reimagined characters in children's literature. The origin of the name Pinocchio is uncertain; it may be related to the word pino (pine), as the puppet is made of wood, in the diminutive Tuscan form pinocchio (hence equivalent to "little piney") – the author used Florentine dialect frequently in the book – and is also similar to Pino, a nickname for Giuseppe (the Italian form of Joseph), of which Geppetto (the name of Pinocchio's maker) is also a nickname (hence equivalent to "little Joey").

Please note: This audiobook is in Italian.

©2020 Jacopo Gorini (P)2020 Jacopo Gorini

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Amazing, especially for B1/B2 learners

This is such a charming story, amazingly preformed. I would highly recommend it for anytime learning Italian, it’s not easy, exactly, but it’s clear and broken into very short chapters which really helps the flow. If you are looking for a way to iMovie your Italian listening skills- of even just a fun book- I can’t recommend this enough.

Thanks for making such an awesome audio book!

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