Rhymes from space: Samantha reads Gianni Rodari (in Russian)


Among the books that ESA astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti has brought on board the International Space Station there is also the collection of rhymes “I viaggi di Giovannino Perdigiorno” from the famous Italian children’s author Gianni Rodari.

Rodari is also famous in Russia; in this video Samantha reads a Russian version of the story “Il pianeta di cioccolato” (The planet made of chocolate).

Tuck into your bed and… enjoy listening!

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  1. Bellissimo sentire Samantha parlare in Russo, ha un suono affascinante! La musica di sottofondo però troppo forte, l ho trovata di disturbo..

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