I pondered deeply, then, over the adventures of the jungle. And after some work with a colored pencil I succeeded in making my first drawing. My Drawing Number One. It looked something like this:



I showed my masterpiece to the grown-ups, and asked them whether the drawing frightened them. But they answered: “Frighten? Why should any one be frightened by a hat?”My drawing was not a picture of a hat. It was a picture of a boa constrictor digesting an elephant. But since the grown-ups were not able to understand it, I made another drawing: I drew the inside of a boa constrictor, so that the grown-ups could see it clearly. They always need to have things explained. My Drawing Number Two looked like this:



The grown-ups response, this time, was to advise me to lay aside my drawings of boa constrictors,

via The Little Prince – Wikilivres.

And it seems in Canada its in public domain. Go read it online.


Joshua Slocum was the first man to sail around the world alone in a small boat. He personally rebuilt an 11.2 metre sloop-rigged fishing boat that he named the Spray. On April 24, 1895, he set sail from Boston, Massachusetts. More than three years later, he returned to Newport, Rhode Island, on June 27, 1898 having circumnavigated the world, a distance of 46,000 miles (74,000 km).

The audio book is in public domain and you can download from Librivox

Is the reason why I love creative commons and Audio books rock. One question…why its not available on bittorrent? Is there 3rd party site where I can upload so the books will be available on bittorrent? I know amazon s3 does that. Is there any other BT host site which is cheaper